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  1. Fanning the flamesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... of Gov. Pat Quinn's top lieutenants were talking about expanding a controversial anti-crime grant program to East St. Louis. [] Emails obtained by the News-Democrat show that the former head of the Illinois Violence Prevention Authority, Barbara ...

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  2. Police: Man found shot dead in East St. LouisRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | WAND-TV Decatur

    Police released little other information about the early Wednesday death. Assistant Police Chief Ronald Ike says police arrived to find the victim's body.

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  3. ADVOCACY: Miles Davis Memorial Project Launches Indiegogo CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... Building at 117 W. Third St. in downtown Alton . (Davis was born in Alton in 1926; the family moved to East St. Louis the following year.) The Miles Davis Memorial Project IndieGoGo campaign has a goal of $25,000 and will continue through Thursday, ...

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  4. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: Jazz This Week: Alan Evans' Playonbrother, Tony...Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | All About Jazz

    ... in the A'First Stage Cabaret" at Kranzberg Arts Center . On Friday, pianist Tony Suggs - originally from East St. Louis, veteran of many years with the Count Basie Orchestra, and lately a resident of Tokyo, Japan - is back home for a visit and will ...

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  5. Jazz this week: Alan Evans' Playonbrother, Tony Suggs, Dave Dickey Big Band, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... in the "First Stage Cabaret" at Kranzberg Arts Center . On Friday, pianist Tony Suggs - originally from East St. Louis, veteran of many years with the Count Basie Orchestra, and lately a resident of Tokyo, Japan - is back home for a visit and will ...

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  6. Miles Davis Memorial Project launches IndieGoGo campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | St. Louis Jazz Notes

    ... Building at 117 W. Third St. in downtown Alton . (Davis was born in Alton in 1926; the family moved to East St. Louis the following year.) The Miles Davis Memorial Project IndieGoGo campaign has a goal of $25,000 and will continue through Thursday, ...

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  7. Police: Violence is escalating in several Metro East townsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Police told News 4 a gang war is the primary cause of a rise in violence in Madison, Washington Park , Alorton, East St. Louis, and Brooklyn.

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  8. Illinois American Water expands Belleville officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Belleville News Democrat

    ... center at 100 N. Water Works Drive. Holland Construction Services Inc., of Swansea, Lowry Electric Co., of East St. Louis, and Bel-O Cooling and Heating Inc., of O'Fallon, will work on the expansion. Belleville News-Democrat is pleased to provide ...

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  9. Man found shot to death on McCasland Avenue in East St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Belleville News Democrat

    ... residents in the neighborhood. Ike said anyone who has information regarding this crime is urged to call the East St. Louis Police Department at 646-3700, Illinois State Police at 346-3990 or Crime Stoppers at 1-866-371 TIPS. (This is an anonymous ...

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  10. Persistent crime, not politics, prompted troubled grant program, Quinn spokeswoman saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Belleville News Democrat

    ... to make an announcement that week about expanding the program to three downstate communities, including East St. Louis. The downstate expansion never happened. Hickey said the violence in Chicago at the time included the shooting deaths of three ...

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  11. 4 injured following 3 shootings in the St. Louis areaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... injured. A 38-year-old man is listed in stable condition following a shooting around 11:05 p.m. Tuesday in East St. Louis. The victim told police he was walking through a parking lot after leaving a building in the 1500 block of N. Kingshighway when ...

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  12. Homicide called to investigate 2 separate incidents ovenightRead the original story

    Yesterday | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... ect was taken into custody following the stabbing. Homicide also responded to the 1200 block of McCasland in East St. Louis after a male victim was found in the rear of a housing project. No other details were immediately known of this investigation.

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  13. Lincoln Promise Zone Authority CreatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WIFR

    ... eep their scholarship. Last January Illinois lawmakers passed the Lincoln Promise Zone Act allowing Rockford, East St. Louis and Aurora to create these promise zones. Most of the money for these scholarships would come from private donations.

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  14. 'I'm so STL, East St. Louis' memes flood socialaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... what's happening? Well, you're not the only one. It's the latest fad that has broken out on 'I'm so STL, East St. Louis' memes flood social media (KSDK) - Have you seen statuses clogging your Facebook feed about "I'm so a " fill in the name of a ...

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  15. Illinois postpones river bridge closure until 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KMIZ

    The Belleville News-Democrat reports that the Illinois Department of Transportation has delayed until next summer its planned closure of the Martin Luther King Jr. Bridge linking St. Louis to Illinois' East St. Louis.

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  16. MLK Bridge work postponedMLK Bridge work postponedRehab work on the...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... Department of Transportation said Monday. Check out this story on KSDK.com: http://on.ksdk.com/1rwzyxF EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (KSDK) - Rehab work on the Martin Luther King Jr. Bridge has been postponed, the Illinois Department of Transportation said ...

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  17. Blueberry HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | River Front Times

    ... out the Body at Apop Records, Caitlin Rose at Blueberry Hill, the Schwag's return at the Pageant, Master P in East St. Louis and much more. Get some detailed recommendations... Happy Friday! Get out and enjoy another week of spring before summertime ...

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  18. Mandela Day Concert Festival Theatre Rob Adams At the end... [Derived headline]Read the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Hispanic Business

    While there were those in attendance who would prefer the comforts a theatre affords, much of the music on offer would have benefited from the closer musician-audience relationship that came as standard at the Picture House.

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  19. Illinois Landfill Report IssuedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | RiverBender.com

    ... ndar year, landfills at Atkinson and Jerseyville were listed as inactive, and a new one opened in the fall at East St. Louis.

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  20. Diesel MechanicRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Monster.com

    ... Mechanic We are currently seeking an experienced Mechanic for the third shift 6 pm - 4:30 am for our shop in East St. Louis Job Duties: - Inspect the tractor/trailers for any defects that may affect the safe operation of the unit. - Operate ...

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