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by NotBill
Fri Jan 20, 2006 11:32 pm
Forum: Gurnee
Topic: Gurnee Employees
Replies: 23
Views: 18658

When I was there the foreign workers were prevalent (I remember some great friends from Germany and Ireland) but the bulk of the staff was still local college and high school students. In my years visiting the park since it appears the staff (on rides anyway) has been cut way back and is mostly fore...
by NotBill
Fri Jan 20, 2006 11:28 pm
Forum: Gurnee
Topic: Wikipedia Article
Replies: 3
Views: 3044

I think the article right now is more a list of rides than a history. I've done the first major rewrite on it now and will be doing some more. Culling the source material and figuring out where to go with it to make it better. I definitely didn't mean offense, I just meant to point out the article o...
by NotBill
Fri Jan 20, 2006 10:25 pm
Forum: Gurnee
Topic: Wikipedia Article
Replies: 3
Views: 3044

Wikipedia Article

I'm a big Wikipedia guy (which helped me find this place) and I am hard at work on the TERRIBLE SFGAM article that is up there now. I'm hard at work revising it. I would appreciate any help you folks could give where my memory may be faulty. If you're an editor there or want to edit that's super, if...
by NotBill
Fri Jan 20, 2006 10:20 pm
Forum: Gurnee
Topic: My Attempted Name Change & Intro
Replies: 0
Views: 2458

My Attempted Name Change & Intro

My first real job, obtained mere days after I got my license in the summer of 1988 was at SFGAM. I was independent minded, wanted to set out and clear my own path. I also had a terrible idea, trying to go by the short form of my first name, Bill, instead of the name I had been called since birth, my...