Alton Newswire (Page 3)

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Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Alton, IL. (Page 3)

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  1. Military Band To Play At FireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | RiverBender.com

    Godfrey Fireworks on the Mississippi will proceed as usual this year in Alton, and there will be a special musical guest playing at the Liberty Bank Alton Amphitheater. The United States Air Force Band of Mid-America will play at the annual celebration of Independence Day on Alton's Riverfront on July 3rd.

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  2. Twins Charged in BeatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | RiverBender.com

    The victim of a beating on a Downtown Alton parking lot earlier this month remains hospitalized in critical condition with numerous injuries. The victim was allegedly beaten unconscious by twin brothers at around 3am closing time for the local bars on May 3. The incident happened on the big parking lot adjacent to Danny's Lounge, but police say they were not in that bar.

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  3. Charlie R. JohnsonRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Star Press

    ... Interment will be at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto at a later date. Memorials may be made to BJC Hospice of Alton or Anderson Home Health Services. The family wishes to thank BJC Hospice of Alton for their excellent care during this special ...

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  4. Christina L MillerRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... us aunts and uncles. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Friday May 22, 2015 at Elias, Kallal and Schaaf Funeral Home in Alton where funeral services will be held at 11 am Saturday May 23, 2015 with Pastor Warren Brown officiating.

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  5. Brenda Yvonne ThompsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Brenda Yvonne Thompson, 71, died Monday, May 18, 2015 at Alton Memorial Hospital. She was born in Park Hills, MO on October 23, 1943 to the late Dallas and Irene Probst.

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  6. Walter S AhlemeyerRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Walter S Ahlemeyer passed away at 1:41 am on Tuesday May 19, 2015 at Rosewood Care Center in Alton. He was born on March 8, 1927 in Leslie, MO.

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  7. Michael Benjamin Ben SackmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... will be from 4:00 p.m. until time of memorial service at 7:00 p.m. Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. Reverend Andre' Dobson will officiate. Memorials may be made to Ben's parents for a charity to be designated at a later date. ...

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  8. David Glenn StubyRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | RiverBender.com Obits

    David Glenn Stuby, 56, died at 6:18 p.m. Saturday, May 16, 2015 at his home. Born September 28, 1958 in Alton, he was the son of Nancy Bennett and her companion John Dooley of Alton and the late Glenn Stuby.

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  9. Arthur W DavidsonRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Art worked as a mold maker at Owens-Illinois Glass Co. in Alton for 36 years, retiring in 1984.

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  10. Alton family honors Wwii Mia loved one in new wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    An Alton family spent decades wondering what happened to brother, lost fighting in World War II. Now, those who knew and loved Paul P. Bensman finally have some answers.

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  11. Annita Jean Sweeney DunnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Annita Jean Sweeney Dunn, 63, died at 10:16 a.m. Friday, May 15, 2015 at Jerseyville Nursing & Rehab. Born October 14, 1951 in Alton, she was the daughter of George G. and Rita Sweeney.

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  12. Alton VFW to lift spirits at children's hospitalRead the original story

    Sunday May 17 | Stars and Stripes

    ... necessarily dying but are facing significant health challenges, he said. It will be the first ceremony for members of Alton VFW Post 1308, along with Alton Leathernecks, to honor such children, with the veterans wearing dress uniforms. "Who better ...

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  13. Ethel Margaret MazrumRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... She is survived by one son and his wife, Michael and Patricia Mazrum of Spain; her best friend Macy Allen, of Alton, her Godson, Steven Blair, and Nurse Nancy Blair In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Raymond Toth, ...

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  14. Ill. Officer Maces Two Cuffed Teenagers in Police VideoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 16 | NBC Miami

    A police officer sprayed mace at two young men while they were handcuffed at a police station holding cell in Alton, Illinois, according to security camera footage leaked to the public, NBC's affiliate KSDK reported . Alton Police Chief James Simmons said the encounter, which involved 16- and 17-year-old men, happened late January, but only came to his attention in March.

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  15. Plan Commission To Revisit Tattoo ParlorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | RiverBender.com

    A local business owner who wants to move his business to downtown Alton has been given a date at which he can try and plead his case. The Alton City Council last week added tattoo parlors to the list of businesses that could be placed in a C-4 district.

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  16. William Ewing Bill FinnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | RiverBender.com Obits

    William Ewing 'Bill' Finn, 88, went to Glory at 9:30 p.m. Thursday, May 14, 2015 at the Relais Bonne Eau Hospice Home in Edwardsville. Born in East Alton on November 8, 1926, he was the son of William Thomas and Myrtle Hannah Finn.

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  17. Alison Krauss Adds Meet and GreetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | RiverBender.com

    The upcoming Alison Krauss concert in Alton will now feature a chance for you to meet the performer. The 6th annual Feed the Need concert to benefit the Senior Services Plus Meals on Wheels Program will be headlined by country music and bluegrass stars Alison Krauss and Union Station, featuring Jerry Douglas on Saturday June 13th.

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  18. Police Reports for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 15 | RiverBender.com

    In local police reports, authorities have charges an Alton man after he allegedly stole a purse during a robbery in January and then used stolen checks to obtain cash.

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  19. Funding Auto Theft Task ForcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | RiverBender.com

    ... agencies like it across the state funded is the goal of a piece of legislation sponsored by State Senator Bll Haine (D-Alton). The agencies are paid for by the insurance companies through a $1 per policy charge. But that money currently goes into ...

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  20. City Council Approves Tattoo AmendmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | RiverBender.com

    The Alton City Council voted in favor of giving a local business owner another shot with the Plan Commission. A large crowd turned out to either speak out on the topic of a tattoo business coming to a building at Broadway and Henry Street, or watch the vote.

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