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  1. Kickin' it with Kiz: Can Denver score a big win against San Francisco?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Camera

    ... store up and running in Illinois, we didn't consider ourselves hipsters living at that trailer park in East St. Louis. But here's another surprise: I actually believe the word that cost Knighton $11,025 should either be OK for everybody to use or OK ...

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  2. Child caught in the middle of gunfire that kills one personRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    A seven year-old child was caught in the middle of gunfire Friday night that left one person dead, but the child was not harmed. Officers in East St. Louis said the child and two adults were sitting in an SUV on North 31st Street when someone opened fire.

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  3. Patricia A MahanRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | RiverBender.com Obits

    Born February 8, 1950 in East St. Louis, she was the daughter of Richard E. Sullivan and the late Hazel L. Sullivan. She had been a Registered Nurse at Alton Mental Health and Rehabilitation Center in Alton for 28 years.

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  4. Revenue down at all 6 St. Louis-area casinosRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | Missourian

    The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports that all six casinos saw revenue declines in September compared to a year earlier. Declines ranged from 0.2 percent at Ameristar in St. Charles to 12.9 percent at the Casino Queen in East St. Louis, Illinois.

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  5. Revenue down at all 6 St. Louis-area casinosRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | KMIZ

    The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports (http://bit.ly/1ngsUuk ) that all six casinos saw revenue declines in September compared to a year earlier. Declines ranged from 0.2 percent at Ameristar in St. Charles to 12.9 percent at the Casino Queen in East St. Louis, Illinois.

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  6. Man gets 25 years in robbery shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | The Daily Gazette

    Phillip Smith, 32, of Caseyville was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis. That's where he pleaded guilty in May to three felony counts that included interfering with interstate commerce by robbery and using a firearm as a felon during a federal crime.

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  7. Man gets 25 years in robbery-related shootingRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 12 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A southwestern Illinois man has been sentenced to a quarter century in federal prison for shooting and wounding a store owner during a robbery last year. Thirty-two-year-old Phillip Smith of Caseyville was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court in East St. Louis.

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  8. Diesel MechanicRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 11 | 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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  9. Alleged Straw Purchase Sends an Evansville Man to JailRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | WEHT

    ... ore and made a suspicious firearm purchase. According to police, Smith has an armed robbery conviction out of East St. Louis, IL - a conviction that makes him a serious violent felon under Indiana law, and unable to have a gun.

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  10. Man sentenced to 25 years in prison for shooting Caseyville shop ownerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    ... business owner Judy Ferguson, leaving 12 bullet wounds in her body. Ferguson did survive the incident. EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (AP) -- Federal prosecutors say they will seek a 25-year sentence for a man who admitted shooting a southwestern Illinois ...

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  11. St. Louis casinos see revenue drop in SeptemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Business Journal

    ... to reports from the Missouri Gaming Commission and the Illinois Gaming Board. The Casino Queen in East St. Louis saw the largest percentage drop in revenue last month, nearly 13 percent, to $8.4 million. However September revenue at Ameristar ...

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  12. Kenneth KennedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | The Fairfield Ledger

    ... Service Senior Resource Center or the American Heart Association. Mr. Kennedy was born April 15, 1951, in East St. Louis, Illinois, the son of Robert and Charlene Kennedy. He and his wife Mary were married for 40 years. Survivors include: his wife; ...

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  13. East St. Louis Housing Authority residents benefit from Job Readiness Training and Dress for SuccessRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 9, 2014 - - East St. Louis Housing Authority partnered with Connections to Success and Connection's Dress for Success program to provide job readiness training and interview clothing to 32 East St. Louis residents on Mon. Oct. 7, 2014.

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  14. Improvement seen in Metro-East taskforce formed to reduce violent crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. Illinois State funding that put 13 troopers in East St. Louis to combat violent crime is working, according to Metro-East leaders.

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  15. Associated Hires Phillip E. Hickman to Lead Southern Illinois...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 8 | PressReleasePoint

    East St. Louis, Ill. - October 6, 2014 - Associated Banc-Corp has announced the hiring of Phillip E. Hickman as president of the Southern Illinois Community Market.

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  16. PERFORMANCE/TOUR: Jazz This Week: David Sanborn, Rebirth Brass Band,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | All About Jazz

    ... rhythm section, with Eric Slaughter on guitar, U City's Peter Martin on piano and Chris Thomas on bass, plus East St. Louis' Montez Coleman on drums. As you might guess, advance reservations are a must; at last report, tickets were scarce for the ...

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  17. Bid launched to rid southwestern Illinois of gangsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Daily Herald

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. -- Illinois State Police are teaming with local police in an effort to curb gang and drug-related activity in southwestern Illinois communities.

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  18. DriversRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | Monster.com

    ... to the Monster Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy for use of our website. RUAN Regional Drivers Based in East St. Louis IL $3000 Sign On Bonus! Earn up to $65,000 / Year, Free Medical Benefits Avail. Excellent 401K Plan, 11 Paid Holidays CDL-A ...

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  19. Jasiri X Says Blacks Must Expect More From Hip Hop ArtistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | The Skanner

    ... for Michael Brown?'" Kenneth "Mo Skillz" Jones, a local producer, songwriter and motivational speaker from East St. Louis, Ill., released a music video in September in an effort to raise awareness about police brutality and to encourage people to ...

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  20. Voters to Decide Future of Lovejoy HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 7 | RiverBender.com

    The future of a local school district will be decided on election day. Voters in the Brooklyn School District will be asked if Lovejoy High School should be closed and students sent to East St. Louis Senior High School.

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