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May 10 marks the 22nd anniversary of one of America's great days of giving, the National Association of Letter Carriers' Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.
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Mayor Mark Eckert also estimated the cost of retrofitting the building for Police Department headquarters to be about $7 million and improvements to City Hall to be $5 million.
If Belleville resident Billy Ray Young had been placed in Murray Developmental Center in Centralia instead of the loving care of his family members, would he be alive today? Belleville News-Democrat is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news.
The following incidents were listed among the official reports of local law enforcement agencies and court clerks.
Multiple police agencies in southern Illinois worked together to find a woman who had been abducted Thursday afternoon.
You don't need convincing. Or do you? St. Louis is a city of wonder and adventure.
Thieves are stealing large piles of old tires, selling the few reusable tires and dumping the rest illegally, according to police and a state environmental officer.
Lindenwood University-Belleville will honor students for their academic achievement in an honors convocation ceremony at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the Lindenwood Auditorium on campus.
The metro-east's newest Penn Station East Coast Subs will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand opening next month.
I am a former Belleville resident who would like to know if there is or was a lake in Belleville named Lake McKinley or McKinley Lake? While recently searching through my genealogy, I learned that my grandfather drowned in that lake in 1931.
A study by the Illinois Department of Transportation indicates traffic on a new bridge over the Mississippi River at St. Louis isn't at projected traffic levels.
The winter that just won't quit has one more punch for the Midwest -- a cold front bringing a brief return to sub-freezing weather and possibly snow showers, creating concerns for growers of apples, peaches, grapes and other fruit.
A pair of Belleville men have been charged in relation to the attack and robbery of a woman who was walking home from the store.