The Southwestern Illinois Chapter of the American Red Cross will be closing its doors for good today at 5pm. The office on Main Street in Alton has fallen victim to the organization’s massive nationwide restructuring program. The head of the local organization feels service will not be adversely impacted moving forward.
Robin Summers, Executive Director of the Southwestern Illinois Chapter of the American Red Cross, says that is because our area will be served out of the St. L...[Full Story]
2014 Captain of the Riverbend Award winners: RBGA 2015 Chair elect Karen Cooper of Illinois American Water, Larry Franklin and Steve Thompson of CNB Bank & Trust, Jamie Slaten of Scott Credit Union, from the Village of East ...[Full Story]
The University of Illinois announced Thursday that it has reached an agreement with the Prairie Capital Convention Center in Springfield (IL) to host five Illinois men’s basketball games in November 2015.
The Illini will make its...[Full Story]
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