Local tourism officials are gearing up for the last couple months of 2014, and have recently published its holiday guide. Alton Regional Convention and Visitor's Bureau spokesman Stephanie Tate ...read more
The Better Business Bureau has issued a warning against another extended auto warranty company. World Mail Direct USA is now selling contracts after apparently changing its name from Mavaro Solu...read more
Lewis and Clark Community College’s Office of Sustainability has joined forces with CJD E-Cycling and the Riverbend Growth Association to host a community E-Waste drive this Friday and Saturday....read more
Learning to drive is more complicated than it used to be, with more rules about how much supervision your parents have to give you, how many unrelated passengers you can have, and so on. Secreta...read more
A bi-partisan caucus was launched last year to identify and deal with issues that affect those who live, work and play along the Mississippi River and its tributaries. Among the river issues tha...read more
With the days getting shorter heading deeper into fall, it is close to the time of year when drivers will need to pay extra attention to their surroundings as the dark takes up more of our drive time....read more
The unemployment rate continues to drop in Illinois, hitting 6.6% last month. That's a drop from 6.7% in August, and the seventh month in a row Illinois has enjoyed a falling jobless rate.
The hole in the area behind Alton Middle School will be fixed, according to the head of the Alton Public Works Department, and work will begin as soon as lawyers from both sides wrap up the legal work...read more