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Collinsville, Illinois is located in Madison County. Zip codes in Collinsville, IL include 62234. The median home price in Collinsville is $109,900 which is roughly $71/per square foot. More Collinsville information.

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12 hrs ago | Belleville News Democrat

Collinsville High student invited to Future Medical Leaders conference

Tyler Hulsey, a junior at Collinsville High School, has been nominated to attend the Congress of Future Medical Leaders in Washington, D.C. this fall.

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This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Mungo's moving next month

The new location is in O'Fallon off Interstate 64, at the corner of Hartman Lane and Central Park Drive, next to O'Fallon 15 Cine.

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Sat Aug 16, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

New teachers, administrators lead metro-east schools

Snider, 50, is the new principal at Collinsville High School this fall. He's been a teacher and administrator in several other districts, most recently in Staunton.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Collinsville police arrest second suspect in carjacking

A shots-fired call early Tuesday morning led Collinsville Police to a second arrest in a carjacking that took place earlier this month.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

KWQC-TV Davenport

Illinois man sentenced for sex trafficking

A federal judge has sentenced an Illinois man to 20 years in prison for offering a 16-year-old girl for sex and attempting to prostitute a 17-year-old girl.

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Thu Aug 07, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Metro East man charged in armed car theft

The Madison County State's Attorney's Office charged a 20-year-old southeast Illinois man for allegedly stealing a car at gunpoint last week.

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Belleville News Democrat

Politics Notebook: Shimkus to meet with vets advisory committee in Highland

U.S. Rep. John Shimkus, R-Collinsville, will host a meeting of his Veterans Advisory Committe Aug. 19 at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5694 in Highland, 1900 VFW Road.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

River Front Times

PETA Wants to Ruin the World's Largest Catsup Bottle

Last week we reported on the possibility of Oscar Mayer purchasing the World's Largest Catsup bottle in Collinsville, Illinois.

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Mon Aug 04, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Wine Spectator magazine spotlights two metro-east restaurants

Among the winners of the 2014 Restaurant Awards are The Wine Tap at 223 E. Main St. in Belleville and Porter's Steakhouse at 1000 Eastport Plaza Drive in Collinsville.

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Sun Aug 03, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

A hot dog of a deal: City, owners working to find buyer for catsup bottle

Since property owner Larry Eckert announced last month that the world's largest catsup bottle and adjacent warehouse were for sale, rumors have abounded about the roadside attraction's future, including buzz that hot dog vendor Oscar Mayer might be interested in the oversized condiment.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Examiner.com

Travel the National Road through Illinois: Vandalia to Collinsville

A giant catsup bottle, a museum of initiation devices and the nation's largest Native American mound are a few of the attractions to explore along the National Road through southern Illinois.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Shimkus seeks investigation of federal disaster funds

Republican U.S. Rep. John Shimkus of Collinsville is seeking an investigation into millions in federal funds that Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn's administration used for an anti-violence program.

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Belleville News Democrat

5 things to do this weekend

The first weekend in August promises temperatures in the low- to mid-80s with low pollen counts; and metro-east communities are poised to take advantage with outdoor activities.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

Route 66 News

Will Oscar Mayer buy the World's Largest Catsup Bottle?

Several media outlets in the St. Louis area reported the Oscar Mayer brand is interested in buying the World's Largest Catsup Bottle , which went up for sale earlier this month.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

The News-Gazette

Tom Kacich: Would-be 13th District candidate's chances fading

It's not looking good for Josh Dill's effort to get on the ballot as a third-party candidate in the 13th Congressional District, which includes Champaign-Urbana.

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Belleville News Democrat

Trucks collide on I-55/70 near Collinsville

One lane of southbound Interstate 55-70 was closed early Wednesday morning near Collinsville after a pair of trucks collided.

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Evening Sun

Turkish PM Erdogan returning Jewish American award

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan is returning an award given to him by a Jewish American group in 2004, after the group asked for it back because of comments he made regarding the conflict in Gaza.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Daily Mail

Giant ketchup bottle draws tourists in Illinois

Would you like to supersize that? Giant ketchup bottle-shaped water tower that draws tourists in Illinois is up for sale The 170-foot-tall landmark in Collinsville, which is billed as the 'World's Largest Bottle of Catsup,' hasn't held water since the early 1960s For tourist Bruce Pasarow of Buena Park, California, leaving Illinois before seeing ... (more)

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ReporterHerald.com

Gaga on Bennett duet CD: Jazz comes easier vs. pop

Gaga has spent two years recording an album of jazz standards with Tony Bennett called "Cheek to Cheek," to be released this fall.

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The Lebanon Daily News

McDonald's Japan to strengthen checks on chicken

McDonald's in Japan is increasing its checks on chicken from suppliers in China and Thailand after allegations a Chinese supplier sold expired chicken.

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Excessive Heat Warning for Madison County was issued at August 19 at 3:30PM CDT

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