Gurnee Mills celebrates 25th anniversary by opening time capsule

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Tuesday, August 9, 2016

GURNEE, Ill. (WLS) -- People took a step back in time Monday at Gurnee Mills as the mall celebrated its 25th anniversary. To celebrate, they opened a time capsule.

The time capsule had been buried since the day the mall opened back on August eighth, 19-91.

The items in the capsule included:

- Wheaties box with Michael Jordan

- Chicago Bulls 1991 championship

- Inaugural issue of Gurnee Mills Magazine

- Local newspapers from August 8, 1991

- A ribbon from Gurnee Mills' opening ceremony

- Fanny pack

- Cassette tape

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