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ALTON/EDWARDSVILLE - Thanksgiving is known as the official start of the holiday season. Instead of gathering with family and eating the traditional fixings, people have begun lining up outside of major...[Read More]
Bob Gibson, a retired Edwardsville attorney, has the contention that all boys grow up loving trains. In retirement, Gibson and several others decided to live out their boyhood dreams and join the Metro...[Read More]
EAST ALTON – Shannon Hobbs devoted 42 years of his life to the East Alton Police Department and the community, but as of this Thanksgiving his full attention is turning to his family and his outdoors...[Read More]
ALTON - River Of Life Church once again created a Thanksgiving dinner for many who would not been able to celebrate the holiday on Tuesday night. An estimated 1,200-plus people feasted on delicious...[Read More]
ALTON - Celebrate Small Business Saturday by gathering with your friends and family in Downtown Alton at the Green Gift Bazaar. Alton Main Street is teaming up with the Sierra Club and the YWCA to continue...[Read More]
The City of Edwardsville’s Third Annual Winter Market on Dec. 5 should be bigger and better than the first two. The event runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on that Saturday at the site where the Goshen...[Read More]
ALTON - Five Madison County, Illinois, pantries received a delivery from Simmons Hanly Conroy employees on Friday. The firm’s Alton office collected 25,500 pounds of food, and each donation consisted...[Read More]
The Wellness Center at Senior Services Plus is offering a free monthly health & wellness seminar for both members and non-members. On Monday, November 30th, from 9:00am – 10:00am, the general public...[Read More]
EDWARDSVILLE – Afterwords Books of Edwardsville owner LuAnn Locke has always gone the extra mile for her customers. Recently, the national small business movement, Independent We Stand, announced...[Read More]
EDWARDSVILLE - An East St. Louis man pleaded guilty today in the December 2013 death of Jarrett D. Mosby, 21, in Madison, Illinois. Swope (d.o.b. 5/22/89), who was charged on Dec. 30, 2013, by State's...[Read More]

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