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2014/07/21 17:29
2014/07/21 17:29
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The Belleville City Council will vote tonight on an arrangement for the Art on the Square Foundation to continue to use a city building for $1 a year. City officials will consider a five-year lease...
2014/07/21 17:29
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2014/07/20 20:29
2014/07/20 20:29
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We honor the passing of statesmen Allen Dixon, one of the last conservative Democrats who actually fought communism instead of wanting to be a communist. And the voters of Illinois rewarded him by...
2014/07/20 12:29
2014/07/20 12:29
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Scott Air Force Base tied with Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, in Ohio, as the top place to live in the country, according to an Air Force Times assessment of 68 Air Force bases. The bases were...
2014/07/19 05:29
2014/07/19 05:29
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The Belleville community is mourning the loss of Mary McHugh, 83, a woman who worked tirelessly to help others. The longtime educator and community advocate died Friday at a hospice in Edwardsville...
2014/07/18 02:29
2014/07/18 02:29
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Belleville Mayor Mark Eckert said the city's crime-free housing program, which started in November, already has proven itself. But the truth is that this program will always be a work in...
2014/07/17 11:29
2014/07/17 11:29
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... The money used for one-time startup costs for the city's crime-free housing program will be enough to hire a fourth police officer to help with the program, city leaders said Wednesday. The Crime...
2014/07/16 11:29
2014/07/16 11:29
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... Downtown merchants do not need to worry that a planned Christmastime market will threaten their business, says Mayor Mark Eckert. "This was never ever meant in any way to be something that would...
2014/07/12 20:29
2014/07/12 20:29
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It's sad to see the conflict redeveloping between St. Elizabeth's and Memorial hospitals. It went on for years before apparently ending less than a decade ago. The renewed conflict has been in the...
2014/07/12 13:29
2014/07/12 13:29
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... Large crowds are expected Sunday and Monday for the visitation and funeral for former U.S. Sen. Alan Dixon, but it's not yet known whether the mourners will include President Barack Obama or Vice...
2014/07/08 23:30
2014/07/08 23:30
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... The Belleville City Council voted 12-2 on Monday to allow a German Christmas Market downtown this holiday season for the city's 200th anniversary. Organizers want the Belleville Christkindlmarkt...
2014/07/03 11:32
2014/07/03 11:32
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A new American Red Cross office has opened in Swansea. The American Red Cross Southern Illinois Office at 2805 N. Illinois St. opened June 19 and replaced the former facility on Lincoln Trail in...
2014/06/30 00:29
2014/06/30 00:29
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This is in regard to the expulsion of Vantezz Carter, a Belleville West student. I've know him for along while, and he is a wonderful young man and he wouldn't do anything that wasn't right. You can...
2014/06/29 07:29
2014/06/29 07:29
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Before St. Elizabeth's Hospital of Belleville can build a $300 million, 144-bed hospital north of Interstate 64 and west of Green Mount Road in O'Fallon and close its downtown Belleville hospital, the...
2014/06/29 00:29
2014/06/29 00:29
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... A proposal to set up a German Christmas Market in the Public Square to culminate Belleville's bicentennial year has upset some downtown merchants. Organizers of the Belleville Christkindlmarkt...
2014/06/26 22:30
2014/06/26 22:30
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... The West Belleville Promotional Committee will decide Friday whether to become its own entity or remain an arm of the Greater Belleville Chamber of Commerce. Roger Wigginton, co-chair of the...
2014/06/22 12:29
2014/06/22 12:29
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... Though the Belleville municipal election is 10 months away, residents are beginning to line up to vie for one of the eight open City Council seats. Some, such as Phil Elmore, a former alderman and...
2014/07/21 17:29
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