Representatives from the Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce joined Pekin Mayor Laurie Barra to welcome a new Pekin business - Spirit of the Past Antiques. Located at 215 North 5th Street, they kicked off their grand opening weekend on July 1st with a ribbon cutting and open house. Owned by Dan and Debi Bruns, they are now open Tuesday through Saturday from 10:00 am to 7:00 pm and Sunday from 12:00 to 5:00 pm. Spirit of the Past Antiques is an antique mall featuring antique and vintage items from a wide variety of dealers. Their motto is Antiques, Artisans, and Amazing Things. More info is available on their website at www.spiritofthepastantiques.com.