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  1. Doran Chappee BarroRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Doran Chappee Barro, 75, formerly of Godfrey, died September 30, 2014 at her home in Chandler Arizona surrounded by her family. She was born on April 1, 1939 to the late Kenneth Chappee and Jnoeva Barnes Chappee in Alton.

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  2. David Edward ClarkRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | RiverBender.com Obits

    David Edward Clark, 66, died at 11:05 p.m. Wednesday, October 8, 2014 at his home in Alton. Born June 21, 1948 in Alton, he was the son of Harry Wilson and Mary Louise Clark.

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  3. Best Bloody MaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | River Front Times

    There is something better than a bloody mary on a Sunday: a bloody-mary bar. The one at Big Muddy Pub is worth the drive to downtown Alton, Illinois, we promise.

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  4. Ride For Wishes A SuccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | RiverBender.com

    ... but those that were there raised over $3,000 for the charity. The 63-mile ride began at Ted's Motorcycle World in Alton and ended at the Alton-Wood River Sportsmen's Club in Godfrey where it was followed by a silent auction. Organizer Norma ...

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  5. Traveling Trivia ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | RiverBender.com

    A local church is putting on its third Traveling Trivia event next weekend, with proceeds to benefit a summer lunch program for kids in Alton. The Episcopal Parish of Alton is organizing the unique fundraiser to support the Serving Area Kids program, and is taking place on Saturday October 18. The cost to take part in Traveling Trivia is $50 per vehicle if you sign up today, or $60 up until the day of the event.

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  6. Green Gift Bazaar Must MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | RiverBender.com

    Alton Main Street and the Piasa Palisades Group of the Sierra Club are teaming up again this year to bring the Annual Green Gift Bazaar to the Riverbend, but organizers have hit a snag. They can't say where it's going to be yet because they don't know.

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  7. Alonzo HamptonRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... service. He married the former Lois Jones. She survives. Also surviving is a son, Bradley Hampton (Martha Rankin) of Alton, and a granddaughter, Sarah Hampton of Cottage Hills. He was a loving brother and great grandfather to five. He was preceded ...

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  8. Phyllis J MooreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Phyllis J. Moore age 68, of Alton, received eternal rest peacefully on October 7, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at Christian Northeast Hospital. She was born March 29, 1946 in Alton, the daughter of Gervis and Ida Perkins.

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  9. Music To Benefit Domestic Violence VictimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | RiverBender.com

    Another in a series of vocal performances by a group of local women will be held tonight in Alton. Seasons of Life will present its fall concert at 7pm at the Main Street United Methodist Church in upper Alton.

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  10. Best Halloween haunted hangoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Examiner.com

    ... the Lemp family. For reservations, call 314-644-1814. Discover the haunted history along the Mississippi River on the Alton Riverboat Haunted Cruises . Alton, Illinois, is nicknamed the "Most Haunted Small Town in America." During the haunted ...

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  11. Alton City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | RiverBender.com

    Most of the high-profile items on this week's Alton City Council agenda were not dealt with. Aldermen Wednesday night placed on file ordinances that would have changed the agency where police train, and one that would limit a portion of Market Street to one-way in an attempt to cut down on illegal dumping.

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  12. Donald Allen BauserRead the original story

    Monday Oct 6 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born on February 19, 2014 in Alton, he was the son of Clara Bauser of Alton and the late Ralph Bauser. In addition to his mother, he is survived by a daughter, Heather Clark of Alton; four grandchildren; a great grandchild; three brothers, Gary Bauser, Mark Bauser and Steve Bauser.

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  13. 5th Quarter Parties Coming UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | RiverBender.com

    The faith-based community in Alton is stepping up to help keep students safe and promote making smart choices after high school football games. Calvary Baptist Church and Heartland Baptist Church have teamed up with the Drug Free Alton Coalition to put together a pair of events to keep students busy after some upcoming Alton High School varsity sports events.

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  14. Debra Kay KessingerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 5 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Debra Kay Kessinger, 54, passed away at 7:10 am Saturday October 4, 2014 at home with her family by her side. She worked as the Customer Service Manager for Schnuck's in Alton for 26 years and loved playing Bunco with her same group of friends for over 20 years.

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  15. Tony Eugene SmithRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 5 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... the son of George W. and Phyllis Jean (Tomlinson) Smith. He had been a service technician for Jerry's Tires in East Alton until June of 1990. Tony enjoyed hunting, camping and fishing and well as 'slot car' racing and just plain "aggravating ...

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  16. Haine Presents Medals PosthumouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | RiverBender.com

    ... He died in April 2013, but his widow, Fern, was presented with the medals this week by state Senator Bill Haine (D-Alton). He says the process began when she talked to a family friend who is a member of the Illinois Patriot Guard. Haine says he had ...

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  17. Police Reports for SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | RiverBender.com

    ... Authorities are also searching for a suspect who attempted to cash a forged check at U.S. Bank on State Street in Alton last weekend. The Madison County State's Attorney's Office reports that 18-year old Lemarius D. Logan of Fairview Heights has ...

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  18. Partnership Receives Vatican ApprovalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | RiverBender.com

    The pending partnership between Saint Anthony's Health System of Alton and OSF Healthcare System of Peoria has received two more approvals needed before the deal is final. In addition to approval from the Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board, the blessing of the Vatican was received this week.

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  19. Davis launches new ad. Lands Union endorsement.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Illinoisreview

    ... We reserve the right to deny or remove comments. Content may not be used without permission of the author. EAST ALTON, IL-U.S. Rep. Rodney Davis' (R-IL) today released a new television adfeaturing Harrison Beler, a U.S. Army veteran from ...

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  20. America's First Black Priest Closer to SainthoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 2 | Breitbart.com

    ... his superior, Cardinal Simeoni, told Augustus that he was being sent back to the United States, to the Diocese of Alton, Illinois, his home diocese. "It was said that I would be the only priest of my race in America and would not likely succeed," ...

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