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The Alton City Council has given approval to hire SMS Engineering to draw up plans for a second entrance to help deal with traffic problems at Gordon Moore Park. Visitors to the park during some event...read more
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Voters in Godfrey will have a chance to weigh in on funding for their fire department in the coming election.  The Godfrey Fire Protection District has placed on the ballot a question of the spec...read more
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You can help launch the fundraising portion of establishing a Godfrey Legacy Trail.  A dinner that includes “Bill of Fare” dining, music and re-enactors representing Benjamin Godfrey ...read more
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An event is being held this Saturday for Alton residents to help you get rid your stuff.  Large items can be dropped at the event in October at the old landfill.  The return of the Alton Bul...read more
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Dozens of projects that can help clean up and control stormwater issues in eastern Madison County will be getting a serious look soon, with funding in place to act on projects to address drainage and ...read more
A teenager is wanted in connection with the shooting death of a bystander near the U of I campus last weekend, and police believe the shooting stemmed from a spilled drink at a party.  18 year ol...read more
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Gov. Bruce Rauner’s long-standing idea to swap out guaranteed annual raises for state workers with a merit-based pay system has received more attention recently, thanks to the state's lottery pr...read more
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They're from Texas -- and they're coming for your job. A delegation of business advocates and corporate executives took to the streets of Chicago and the surrounding suburbs last week to lure Illino...read more
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The Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) said Illinois’ lack of competitive economic policies, not proposed economic reforms, is weighing on the state’s middle class. IM...read more
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The Illinois Department of Commerce’s Office of Tourism recognized two Alton businesses yesterday. Mississippi Mud Pottery on Broadway and Old Bakery Beer Company on Landmarks Boulevard were r...read more
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Although a federal judge struck down Illinois' law allowing larger counties to offer same-day voter registration at the local precincts, you can still register on Election Day at your county clerk's o...read more
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A federal judge ruled Tuesday that Illinois voters in urban counties got an unfair advantage by having the ability to register to vote on election day, demanding all electronic registration be removed...read more
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You are invited to a community forum to learn about and discuss the continuing problem of opioid addiction in our community.  "Come Together for Change" is planned for Wednesday at the Gateway Ce...read more
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At its regularly scheduled meeting last night the Bethalto School Board approved the 2016-2017 budget. The budget this year has $24,186,956 in revenue and $28,205,972 in expenditures resulting in al...read more
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A community garden is being started at the Milton Schoolhouse in Alton.  The garden will act as a new learning space in the community with regular weekly programming every Wednesday morning from ...read more
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