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Granite City, Illinois is located in Madison County. Zip codes in Granite City, IL include 62040. The median home price in Granite City is $74,500 which is roughly $61/per square foot. More Granite City information.

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5 hrs ago | Belleville News Democrat

Retail roundup: Abe's Gourmet Popcorn is growing

A small jewelry store at the corner of East Main and North High streets in Belleville is closing its doors and providing more space for a neighboring popcorn shop.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

RiverBender.com

Senior Health Fair Coming Up

The public is invited to an upcoming health fair in Granite City. The Older Adult Healthcare Council of Madison County and Senior Services Plus in Alton are hosting the collaborative event at the Tri-Mor Bingo Center.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

2 die from overdoses in Madison County

Stacey J. Taylor, 41, of Granite City, died July 1 from an overdose of multiple drugs she was prescribed to treat chronic pain management, according to Madison County Coroner Stephen Nonn.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

RiverBender.com

Summer Blood Supply Is Low

The American Red Cross is asking the public to donate blood sometime this summer, and hopefully soon.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Granite City school collects 18,000 drink pouches for recycling program

Students at Frohardt Elementary School in Granite City earn money and prizes for their school by collecting and recycling the drink pouches they use at home and in the lunchroom.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Unkle Munkey's is all food and games

Unkle Munkey's Coin Club has opened at 1027 Century Drive, where customers can choose from an array of 50 coin-operated video games, 12 pinball machines, an assortment of beverages and a menu that includes of pizza, sandwiches and nachos.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

'Person of interest' wanted in strip club shooting

Police in the Village of Brooklyn, Illinois are asking for the public's help in identifying a person of interest in connection with a shooting at a local strip club.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

The 'Grand' is back in Grand Marais: New owners improve Centreville course and clubhouse

The Grand Marais Golf Course, located within the Frank Holten State Park in East St. Louis, has undergone a major renovation.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

WBEZ-FM Chicago

Minister intervenes in domestic dispute

He was an only child and he was very inquisitive. "There were three things I said I wanted: I wanted peace.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Madison County Board endorses Alton as stop on high-speed rail line

The $25 million Alton Regional Multi-Modal Transportation Center will include a bus transfer hub, bike and pedestrian paths, a tourist welcome station and parking for 350 cards.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

RiverBender.com

Woman Dies Following Accident

A Granite City woman is dead after suffering injuries in an accident at Horseshoe Lake on Monday.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Coast Guard reopens Mississippi RiverCoast Guard reopens Mississippi...

Coast Guard reopens Mississippi River The Coast Guard reopened the upper Mississippi River to recreational vessel traffic.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Granite City Library renovation project nearly complete

In October, the staff of the Six Mile Regional Library District moved all 90,000 items from its main branch at 2001 Delmar Ave. into the former Niedringhaus Elementary School while the main branch underwent a $4.1 million renovation.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Teen arrested in death of 16-year-old in Madison

A 16-year-old boy was killed Friday in Madison and another juvenile is now in custody pending charges related to the death, according to police.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Belleville News Democrat

Granite City woman charged in beating death of 82-year-old dad

Madison County prosecutors on Friday charged a 54-year-old Granite City woman with first-degree murder in connection with the beating death Thursday of her 82-year-old dad.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

RiverBender.com

Granite City Death Investigation

Granite City Police are investigating an apparent murder on the city's west side.

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Belleville News Democrat

Granite City Library renovation project nearly complete

In October, the staff of the Six Mile Regional Library District moved all 90,000 items from its main branch at 2001 Delmar Ave. into the former Niedringhaus Elementary School while the main branch underwent a $4.1 million renovation.

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RiverBender.com

Man Shot by Police Identified

Authorities have identified a man who was shot and killed by police in Granite City on Wednesday.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

KSDK-TV Saint Louis

Granite City officer-involved shooting kills man

An early morning officer-involved shooting resulted in the death of a man at a Granite City service station, according to Granite City Chief Richard Miller.

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KMOV-TV Saint Louis

Police investigate officer involved shooting in Granite City

The incident occurred in the 3200 block of Edwardsville Road around 4:13 a.m. The road has since been reopened.

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