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  1. How does this work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 18 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... jury. Equal rights. What you want is to be in East St. Louis, Alorton, Brooklyn, Washington Park, Centreville and Venice. That's where crime and corruption are totally rampant. Belleville News-Democrat is pleased to provide this opportunity to share ...

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  2. Collinsville police arrest second suspect in carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... 42, of Collinsville, who now faces weapons charges. However, also present at the scene was Charlie D. Johnson, 36, of Venice, whom police believe to be the second suspect in a carjacking incident last week. Johnson is suspected of joining Johnny ...

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  3. Paul L WatkinsRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 13 | RiverBender.com Obits

    ... in Alton, as an adult he professed a hope in Christ and was baptized as a member of Friendship Baptist Church in Venice, IL under the pastorate of Rev. Lonnie C. Calmese. During the 1970's and 1980's, he volunteered as a part-time organist ...

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  4. House collapses on another home in Venice, Il, residents outragedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 28 | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    Residents in Venice, Il say they are outraged at the city after they say they have been calling them for years, asking them to tear down a vacant house that collapsed on a home Monday.

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  5. Police chase leads to Venice, Ill. truck crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 22 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    A pickup truck driver has been injured following a police pursuit that lead to a crash in Venice, Ill.

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  6. Illinois police search for man after club shootingRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2014 | Northwest Herald

    ... believe the shooting is a result of an ongoing feud between residents in the neighboring communities of Madison, Venice and Brooklyn. He says the area has become “very dangerous.” A Madison 17-year-old was charged last week as an adult ...

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  7. 'Trap House' murder remains unsolved in VeniceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    Boyd was last seen in the early morning hours of June 17, 2006, washing a car outside a house at the rear of 1009 Market St. in Venice, a house known to the locals as "The Trap House."

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  8. Coroner: Murdered man had no drugs in system; four other deaths probedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    Deal, 43, of Venice, was found at Washington and Third streets in Madison on May 19 and taken to Gateway Regional Medical Center.

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  9. NYC mayor's plan for rail strike? He's outta hereRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | My FOX Chicago

    A screaming headline that reads "Good luck on that, I'm off to Italy." A composite photo depicting his family in a gondola in Venice.

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  10. Man accused in Illinois shooting death arraignedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | KFVS12

    ... murder, attempted murder and armed robbery. Investigators allege the men shot 43-year-old Kenneth Deal of Venice on May 19 while trying to steal marijuana from him. The attempted murder count relates to a shot fired from the suspects' car at a ...

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  11. Teen Charged With Murdering TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... in Madison last Friday afternoon. Craig D. Miller of Lovejoy is accused of shooting 16-year-old Malik A. Garrett of Venice last Friday. Authorities say Garrett was found with three gunshot wounds to his chest in the parking lot of Smiley's Market. ...

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  12. 17-year-old charged as adult in shooting death of teen in MadisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... shot, hit three times in the chest and abdomen. Witnesses say Miller and Garrett had an ongoing dispute. Garrett, of Venice, was still alive when police arrived on the scene but died about an hour later at Gateway Regional Medical Center. If ...

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  13. Police: Metro East teen killed at corner storePolice: Metro East teen ...Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... viewing case evidence. A vigil will be held in Madison, Illinois to protest violence in that area and the surrounding Venice and Brooklyn communities. It will take place July 14 at 5pm near the corner of Madison Avenue and 4th Street.

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  14. Answer Man: Who is the longest-tenured St. Louis TV news personality?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... gum and six large sacks of sugar. As it turned out, police found most of the loot in a shed at Jack Williams' home in Venice. Williams had stolen a 1920 Buick from Elmer Howe on West Harrison Street in Belleville and then ditched the car in East St. ...

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  15. Murder suspect escapes during transfer to metro-eastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... truck stop, according to police. Robinson, 37, and Terrance Lee, 30, were accused of murdering Kenneth Deal, 43 of Venice, in a drug deal gone bad. Deal was shot and his body was dumped out the car May 19 as the suspects fled police into Missouri. ...

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  16. Murder Suspect Arrested In VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... Lee are accused of shooting 43 year old Kenneth Deal while trying to steal marijuana from him two weeks ago in Venice. Deal's body was dumped out of a car and police say the two led them on a chase from Madison County into St. Louis and escaped. Lee ...

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  17. Murder Suspect Arrested In VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2014 | RiverBender.com

    ... Lee are accused of shooting 43 year old Kenneth Deal while trying to steal marijuana from him two weeks ago in Venice. Deal's body was dumped out of a car and police say the two led them on a chase from Madison County into St. Louis and escaped. Lee ...

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  18. Second suspect arrested in relation to Madison County murderRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2014 | Belleville News Democrat

    ... and armed robbery by the Madison County State's Attorney's Office after they allegedly shot Kenneth C. Deal, 43 of Venice. Deal was shot as the suspects tried to rob him of some marijuana, police said. The men dumped Deal's body from their car and ...

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  19. Kathleen Parker Warning: Literature happeningRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... not me). What is the -ism that refers to discrimination against relatively sane people who can read "The Merchant of Venice" without a therapist on speed dial? Normalism? But then, this would be offensive to people who are ... The mind left free to ...

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  20. Police: Men stole marijuana from murder victimRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2014 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Two St. Louis men have been charged with robbing and killing a 43-year-old Venice, Illinois man before leading police on a pursuit on both sides of the Mississippi River.

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