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  1. Ranking the Top 25 Freshmen Heading into the 2015 College Football SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... primed to be drafted in a few weeks, was a key influence in Terry Beckner Jr. choosing to stay close to his East St. Louis home for college. But while the Tigers system has made past linemen into stars, Beckner might already be at that level. ...

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  2. Longtime federal prosecutor joins Bryan CaveRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Hal Goldsmith , an assistant U.S. attorney in the Eastern District of Missouri, is joining the St. Louis office of Bryan Cave as a partner. Goldsmith has spent more than 20 years as a federal prosecutor in Miami, East St. Louis and St. Louis and has served as chief of the criminal division, white-collar chief and senior litigation counsel.

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  3. UberX launches in Metro EastRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... eneral Manager Sagar Shah, are able to take Uber rides to and from places in Illinois like Alton, Belleville, East St. Louis and Edwardsville,...

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  4. We Still Haven't Figured Out How to Measure ProsperityRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Coyote Blog

    ... about people's access to health care, but Hopkins had less access to health care than the poorest resident of East St. Louis. Hopkins died at 64, an old man in an era where the average life span was in the early forties. He saw at least one of his ...

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  5. Brannon: Long Way From E. St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | The Spokesman-Review

    Jim Brannon became the first person in his family to go to college, and when he graduated from Southern Illinois University in 1975 with a Jay and Jean Brannon weren't wealthy, but they always made sure there was food to eat and their son had a safe and stable home in East St. Louis, Ill., where Brannon was born. "My parents, Jay and Jean Brannon, were married 62 years this past November," Brannon said this week.

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  6. Market Street to be closed for constructionRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 29 | The Daily Vidette

    ... the Chicago to St. Louis High Speed Rail Project. In all, the high-speed rail improvements between Dwight and East St. Louis will cost about $1.14 billion according to IDOT. Business owners and homeowners who will be affected by the project are ...

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  7. 2 dead, 1 critical in south St. Louis triple shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KFVS12

    ... Metro East Friday.UberX will be rolling through the streets of Alton, Belleville, Collinsville, Edwardsville, East St. Louis and more. UberX drivers have mid-range or hybrid vehicles with seating for as many as four passengers.All Uber drivers must ...

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  8. Uber launches in Metro EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | KFVS12

    UberX will be rolling through the streets of Alton, Belleville, Collinsville, Edwardsville, East St. Louis and more.

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  9. Tax Cheats: A six-digit code may be the only protection you have against I.D theftRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KFVS12

    ... Metro East Friday.UberX will be rolling through the streets of Alton, Belleville, Collinsville, Edwardsville, East St. Louis and more. UberX drivers have mid-range or hybrid vehicles with seating for as many as four passengers.All Uber drivers must ...

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  10. Victim in truck-train crash identified as 38-year-old manRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KFVS12

    ... hbound freight train hit the truck. CSX spokeswoman Kristin Seay says the train was heading from Cleveland to East St. Louis with eight cars of mixed freight.

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  11. Solar farm in East St. Louis would require state legislationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Scanews.com

    A solar power project slated for East St. Louis is waiting on the Illinois General Assembly to pass specific legislation so it can get funding to move forward. The proposed 24-megawatt solar panel farm would be built on 120 acres, once owned by Alcoa that is contaminated with bauxite residue.

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  12. Question of the dayRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Capitol Fax Blog

    ... big issues right in our own back yard. Sad! Okay that's glaring. No 114th district? No poverty statistics for East St. Louis, IL? REALLY?Maybe it breaks the 1 page format. I can tell you working for the State of Illinois here in a social services ...

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  13. McKendree University's Acadia Reynolds is a Newman Civic FellowRead the original story

    Sep 2, 2014 | McKendree College

    ... Reynolds said, in coordinating an after-school arts program that brought students from the Griffin Center in East St. Louis to the McKendree campus for four-week, faculty-led art sessions. "Creating an experience where young students from ...

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  14. East St. Louis panel focuses on narrativesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Student Life

    Focusing on the stories and struggles of local community members, Project East St. Louis held a panel Wednesday to challenge the stigma associated with the area. Brown School of Social Work professor Jack Kirkland speaks at Project East St. Louis's panel on Wednesday night.

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  15. East St. Louis sends new ballots after mayor's name removedRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WAND-TV Decatur

    New ballots are being sent to absentee voters in East St. Louis after the Illinois Supreme Court ruled the mayor's name cannot be on the ballot. The court ruled unanimously Monday that Mayor Alvin Parks Jr. didn't have enough valid petition signatures from registered voters.

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  16. William J. HomrighausenRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Indianapolis Star

    Bill was born in East St. Louis, Illinois on January 13, 1926 to Henry B. and Mary Veronica Homrighausen.

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  17. St. Louis bank named a top performer for 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Business Journal

    ... its headquarters in St. Louis and is chartered in Poplar Bluff, Missouri. First Illinois Bancorp Inc. in East St. Louis, with $513 million in assets, ranked 74th. Southern Missouri Bancorp Inc. in Poplar Bluff, with $1.3 billion in assets, ranked ...

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  18. More Read the original story

    Monday Mar 23 | WAND-TV Decatur

    The new Illinois State Board of Education chairman says East St. Louis can regain control of its school district if it works on improvements. The Belleville News-Democrat reports the Rev.

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  19. Starbucks on #RaceTogether: nevermindRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Hot Air

    ... and neighborhoods with a majority of black or Hispanic residents? Highland Park and Benton Harbor, Michigan, East St. Louis, Illinois, Gary, Indiana and Selma, Alabama . They all have one thing in common: no Starbucks. If you're really all that ...

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  20. State offers plan for East St. Louis' school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Daily Herald

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. -- The new Illinois State Board of Education chairman has offered a plan for East St. Louis to regain control of its school district.

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