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  1. Godfrey Man Guilty of RobberiesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | RiverBender.com

    ... in his waistband, and fleeing with almost $500. Sentencing is set for September 16 in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis.

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  2. Greg S McCleryRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | RiverBender.com Obits

    Greg S. McClery, 56, passed away at 7:40pm on Tuesday, May 19, 2015, at his residence. He was born on February 4, 1959, in East St. Louis, Illinois the son of Jean McClery and the late Robert McClery.

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  3. Mother with syringe in arm crashes on I-55 with toddler in car, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | FOX Carolina

    ... and two others injured in three separate shootings throughout the City of St. Louis late Thursday night. East St. Louis police issued a missing person report Thursday for 20-year-old Tamaja Calhoun, who was last seen by relatives on Friday. East St. ...

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  4. Police searching for missing east STL womanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Police searching for missing east STL woman Police are asking for assistance locating a 20-year-old East St. Louis woman. Check out this story on KSDK.com: A relative said they last saw Tamaja Calhoun leaving her home on the 600 block of North 33rd Street on May 15. She had a large bag of clothes and was getting into a white colored Jeep, or Ford Explorer, being driven by a middle aged black man.

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  5. Thorner: Vouchers in Waukegan? It's a real possibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Illinoisreview

    ... half of the state's lowest-performing schools are located outside of Chicago's borders in Aurora, East St. Louis, Rockford, Springfield, and Waukegan. Surely the family members of students in these districts want the option to have their loved one ...

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  6. Guilty Plea in Fake Bank RobberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | RiverBender.com

    A man, who allegedly worked with a bank vice president to stage a robbery so the two could share the money, has pleaded guilty to his role in the fake heist. 58-year-old Eugene Babcock of Moro entered the guilty plea in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis and could face up to ten years in prison.

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  7. New multi-year highway construction plan releasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | The Legal Record

    ... Drive in Chicago, and $36.5 million to replace the King Bridge ramps over westbound Interstate 55/64/70 in East St. Louis. Among the projects in the plan are $196.6 million to replace the eastbound U.S. 150 bridge over the Illinois River in Peoria. ...

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  8. Denver man sued in Illinois pot caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Denver Post

    ... has three permits." Progressive Treatment Solutions won one permit and plans to build a cultivation center in East St. Louis. It's in the running for another permit in a region that includes Lake County.

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  9. Lawsuit: Denver man monopolizing Illinois marijuana industryRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Daily Chronicle

    ... permits.” Progressive Treatment Solutions won one permit and plans to build a cultivation center in East St. Louis. It's in the running for another permit in a region that includes Lake County. “Medponics wants the license in Lake ...

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  10. Woman gets nearly 6 years in prison for role in bank holdupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | The Daily Gazette

    Annalise McGhee, 28, was sentenced Monday in East St. Louis on two counts of bank robbery and one count of conspiracy to commit bank robbery. Authorities say McGhee served as Altonio Graves' getaway driver when that St. Louis man robbed the Laclede Community Credit Union in Alton and a People's Bank and Trust branch in Altamont.

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  11. Lawsuit: Denver Man Monopolizing Illinois Marijuana BizRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | CBS Local

    ... has three permits." Progressive Treatment Solutions won one permit and plans to build a cultivation center in East St. Louis. It's in the running for another permit in a region that includes Lake County. The Illinois Department of Agriculture is ...

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  12. 2015 Mizzou Football: Gary Pinkel talks Terry Beckner Jr., Andrew Lock, ContractsRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Rock M Nation

    ... slope in the "student-athlete" debate. The Tigers have been down this road of uncertainty before with East St. Louis High recruits. Several have signed to play for Pinkel but failed to qualify academically, most notably former tailback Damien Nash, ...

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  13. IDOT releases six-year highway plan, warns of rapid deteriorationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | CE News

    ... Drive in Chicago, and $36.5 million to replace the King Bridge ramps over westbound Interstate 55/64/70 in East St. Louis. Of the $8.4 billion identified in the program, $1.85 billion will be invested in FY16. While 83 percent of state highways and ...

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  14. Judge rejects bid to halt East St. Louis landmark demolitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Daily Herald

    A St. Clair County judge has denied a request by the owner of a historic but deteriorating East St. Louis building for a temporary restraining order seeking to halt its demolition by the city. Circuit Judge Robert LeChien on Thursday rejected Kimberly Williams' last-ditch effort to salvage the 106-year-old Murphy Building in downtown East St. Louis.

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  15. Owner asks court to halt East St. Louis landmark demolitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | Daily Herald

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. -- The owner of a historic East St. Louis building that's fallen into disrepair has filed a temporary restraining order seeking to halt the property's demolition by the city.

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  16. Paul C. HermeyerRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | The Daily Gazette

    LA SALLE – Paul C. Hermeyer, 91, formerly of Ohio, died Monday, May 11, 2015, at the Illinois Veterans Home in La Salle. Paul was born Nov. 9, 1923, in East St. Louis, the son of Clarence and Beulah Hermeyer.

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  17. Biking Route 66Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | RiverBender.com

    ... all eight states and 2,500 miles of Historic Route 66. In Illinois, it's 328 miles on Historic Route 66 from East St. Louis to Chicago. Staying on Route 66 can be complicated, and there are certain detours for bicyclists to avoid interstate highway ...

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  18. #Mizzou Links: Bold and Bowl Football predictions for 2015Read the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Rock M Nation

    Let's start off with the easy ones first. Missouri recruited Terry Beckner Jr. out of East St. Louis, Ill., with the express implication that he'd be expected to add depth to the Tigers ' interior defensive line right away.

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  19. Paul HermeyerRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | Bureau County Republican

    Paul C. Hermeyer, 91, formerly of Ohio, Ill., died Monday, May 11, 2015, at the Illinois Veterans Home in LaSalle. Paul was born Nov. 9, 1923, in East St. Louis, Ill., the son of Clarence and Beulah Hermeyer.

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  20. 2 brothers admit to food stamp fraud in East St. LouisRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | WAND-TV Decatur

    Two Swansea brothers and business owners have pleaded guilty to acquiring more than $1 million through food stamp fraud. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports 44-year-old Qais Hussein and 45-year-old Majdi Odeh admitted to falsely acquiring more than $1 million in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program benefits on Monday.

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