The Alton Police Department is currently holding 21-year-old Dariyan McCraoy in custody for Felony Retail Theft over $500 and Eluding for stealing from Macy's at the Alton Square Mall just before 3pm ...read more
The Green Gift Bazaar returns to the River Bend today. Eco-artisans and vendors will gather inside the Alton YWCA and offer a variety of goods to patrons according to Alton Main Street Executive...read more
Come filing time, you never know who will be roaming the state Capitol – like a couple of downstate Republican Congressmen.U.S. Rep. John Shimkus (R-Collinsville), notorious for reversing his ow...read more
The flu has not made a significant impact on the Riverbend yet in 2015, so a spokesman with the Madison County Health Department says it's a great time to get your flu shot. The shot usually tak...read more
A number of lithograph prints that were once given to Mississippi Lime customers as Christmas gifts will be for sale at an upcoming art show. Next weekend the Old Bakery Beer Company will host t...read more
The budget impasse may have claimed a new victim: an annual holiday shopping season sting on those illegally parking in handicapped spaces.
The sting has become a holiday tradition under Secr...read more