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January 16, 2018 EDWARDSVILLE - Investigators with the Madison County Sheriff’s Office are attempting to locate a missing/runaway teen from rural Bethalto. The youth is Adriana L. Yount,...[Read More]
EDWARDSVILLE - Prima Pow·Wow will hold its the first annual free female teen conference and luncheon in St. Louis is set for Feb. 17 at Sunset Hills Country Club in Edwardsville, doors open...[Read More]
ALTON - As many as 45 separate charges - ranging from simple speeding tickets to felonies - were filed as a result of the Alton Police Department increasing patrols in the area around the Clark Bridge...[Read More]
EDWARDSVILLE - Buying a new home can be an exciting and stressful time for homeowners. For Zach and Hannah Allison, life long residents of Edwardsville, that process had a little added excitement...[Read More]
GODFREY - Fred Edward Widman is one of those who will have contributions to the Riverbend area that will last forever. Fred Edward Widman, 89, of Godfrey, died recently, but he leaves a legacy not...[Read More]
EAST ST. LOUIS - Donald S. Boyce, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, announced that on January 11, 2018, Leon Johnson, 28, of Granite City, Illinois, was sentenced after...[Read More]
PONTOON BEACH - A Pontoon Beach man - Marc Biggs - has been sentenced for felon in possession of a firearm offense. Donald S. Boyce, United States Attorney for the Southern District of Illinois, announced...[Read More]
GODFREY - Rod and Jane Connell founded the Montessori School in Alton in 1979. That school has since moved to Godfrey, thanks to a generous offering from then Lewis and Clark Community College (LCCC)...[Read More]
EDWARDSVILLE - Edwardsville City Council recently voted in favor of approving a resolution authorizing the Whispering Heights planned unit development (PUD) plan. The plan will include the addition...[Read More]
Note: Closings will be added as they come in to Riverbender.com... This is the closings list for Tuesday, Jan. 16: Alton Catholic Children's Home Alton School District 11 Bethalto District 8 School...[Read More]

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