GODFREY – Kindermusik “ABC Music & Me” evening classes are now enrolling children ages 2-5 for three spring sessions beginning Feb. 1.
Kindermusik is an award-winning, research-based language and early literacy program built around music. As part of the class, students and parents... read more
ALTON - Alton Restaurant Week began last Friday, Jan. 20 with 21 locally owned and operated restaurants across the Riverbend participating, including Bluff City Grill.
Owner Cathy Gross recently made the decision to move to the current location of 424 E. Broadway in Alton from her former location o... read more
ALTON - A large amount of emergency vehicles were assembled near the U.S. Bank on the corner of State and Delmar in the early morning hours of Monday, Jan. 23, to respond to a traffic crash.
Alton Police Chief Jason "Jake" Simmons said a collision between a Mercedes and a Ford Focus occurred around... read more
JERSEYVILLE – Jersey Community Hospital today announced it has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Hospital and Laboratory Services Accreditation by demonstrating continuous compliance with its performance standards. The Gold Seal of Approval® is a symbol of qualit... read more
EDWARDSVILLE - The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Department of Art & Design and the Friends of Art host the 40th Annual Art Auction on Wednesday, March 15. The auction will be held in the Art West Gallery located in the Art & Design West building on the SIUE campus.
The 2017 auction will... read more
ALTON - The first of Alton mayoral candidate Scott Dixon's weekly coffee hours was "truly informative," he said in a release.
Dixon is running against current Alton Mayor Brant Walker as well as Joshua Young and Dan Rauschkolb in the April 4, 2017, mayoral election. To get in touch with who he hopes... read more
ST. LOUIS, Mo. - Justin Osmond, one of Western Governors University’s (WGU) inspiring alumni, will speak as part of WGU’s lecture series, “Sage Talks,” on Tuesday, Jan. 31, at 7:30 p.m. WGU Missouri is happy to host a live viewing party for this lecture at its Clayton office (800... read more
ALTON – The Masters of the Sky LIVE BIRD SHOW will be held on February 18 & 19 at the National Great Rivers Museum in Alton, Ill.
The weekend will feature six opportunities to see the Masters of the Sky show featuring live birds from the TreeHouse Wildlife Center. These one-hour long spectacles... read more
EDWARDSVILLE - Kerry McCracken, 58, is a man remembered in many ways, but one was his connection with students at Lewis and Clark Community College where he was an instructor in the communications department.
McCracken taught courses in the Lewis and Clark Community College radio broadcasting program... read more
WOOD RIVER - Wood River Police observed several “shake and bake” meth labs inside a garage in the first block of West Beach in Wood River and took a male and female into custody at 11:30 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 20.
Crystal L. Sebastian, 30, of the 1st block of West Beach, and Michael S. Butler,... read more