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Busy Saturday for Local Firefighters
It was a busy Saturday for firefighters in several local municipalities. Crews from Bethalto and Rosewood Heights were dispatched a box alarm for a car fire in a garage in the 500 block of Spencer Street in Bethalto at 5:40 a.m. Firefighters were able to contain most of the blaze to the garage and also rescued two dogs from the burning structure.
Sat Sep 13, 2014
Three Businesses Cited During Compliance Check
Three businesses in Godfrey were cited during a recent compliance check by the Madison County Sheriff's Office. According to a report issued by the office Friday, Melville Dairy, Roper's Regal Beagle and Casey's General Store on West Delmar were each cited for unlawful sale of an alcoholic liquor to a minor.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Veterans Resource Fair at Mall
Alton Square Mall is the host site of a special military and veterans appreciation day sponsored by Rotary Clubs from Alton-Godfrey, Bethalto, East Alton, Granite City, Riverbend and Wood River on Saturday. The event will include access to local resources for veterans and their families, along with entertainment, games and children's activities.
The Daily Gazette
Illinoisans mark 13th anniversary of 9/11
Elgin Police officer Eric Echevarria and his fellow officers and firefighters participate in a remembrance ceremony Thursday at City Hall Plaza in Elgin. Civic Memorial High School sophomore Christine Blackwell squints as she checks a line of flags being placed on the football field in Bethalto on Thursday, the 13th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks on the United States.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Bethalto students, teachers honor 9/11 victimsBethalto students,...
Teachers and students placed 3,000 American flags on the football field at Civic Memorial High School in Bethalto, Illinois, to honor 9/11 victims. Bethalto students, teachers honor 9/11 victims Teachers and students placed 3,000 American flags on the football field at Civic Memorial High School in Bethalto, Illinois, to honor 9/11 victims.
Thu Sep 04, 2014
Woman admits stealing from bank where she worked
A southwestern Illinois woman faces up to three decades in federal prison now that she's admitted embezzling more than $100,000 from a bank where she worked.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
St Louis Regional To Benefit from State Investment
The state of Illinois is continuing to invest in its' airports. Governor Pat Quinn announced investments totaling $9.4-million for construction projects at Illinois' airports last week.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Salt Bids Costly This Year
Last year's harsh winter is still causing headaches for local road departments. Salt prices have risen substantially since last year, with prices approximately twice that of this time last year, according to local officials.