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  1. Three stand out for ThomasRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Rivals.com

    Rivals100 class of 2017 wide receiver Jeff Thomas of East St. Louis, Ill., has three schools standing out early in his recruitment.

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  2. East St. Louis paid big legal fees to state senator's firmRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Daily Gazette

    – A published report says cash-strapped East St. Louis paid state Sen. James Clayborne's law firm more than $775,000 in its first year as the city's corporate counsel. The Belleville News Democrat reported in a story published Saturday that ...

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  3. King bridge in St. Louis closes Monday for monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Route 66 News

    The Martin Luther King Bridge that connects East St. Louis, Illinois, to St. Louis is expected to close starting Monday for months because of repairs, reported the St. Louis Post-Dispatch . The bridge, built as a toll bridge in 1951, needs to have its decks rebuilt.

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  4. Mrs. Eleanora E. MilesRead the original story

    Sunday | The Indianapolis Star

    Eleanora was born July 30, 1920 in East St. Louis, IL to the late John Elmer Valentine and Marion Hanson.

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  5. More Read the original story

    Saturday Jul 4 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A published report says cash-strapped East St. Louis paid state Sen. James Clayborne's law firm more than $775,000 in its first year as the city's corporate counsel. The Belleville News Democrat reports in a story published Saturday that it's more than twice the amount nearby Belleville paid for similar legal services.

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  6. Records: Man Accused Of Pulling Gun On Trooper Has RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 4 | WSIL

    Records show a man accused of firing shots at a state trooper allegedly pulled a gun on a Madison County deputy in 2001. Illinois State Police say Gregory K. Nelson of East St. Louis faces attempted first-degree murder, aggravated discharge of a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.

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  7. St. Louis-Area Educators Spend Summer Learning with STEMpactRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | 24-7 Press Release

    ST. LOUIS, MO, July 03, 2015 /24-7PressRelease/ -- For the fourth year, a select group of St. Louis-area and Metro East educators will spend two weeks learning how to better teach their students in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math . "The goal is not just to raise test scores but to foster and grow a lifelong interest in the fields, thereby establishing today's students as the STEM leaders of tomorrow.

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  8. Vigil held in response to proposed spending cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Daily Illini

    ... vigil was one gathering among several throughout the state. In locations including Peoria, Springfield and East St. Louis, similar vigils were held in order to spread awareness and communicate concerns regarding Rauner's propositions. "We don't ...

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  9. Vigils in IL urge lawmakers to consider home healthcare, child care servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KFVS12

    ... nearly 40,000 seniors and disabled Illinoisan's. Other events are scheduled to take place in Joliet, Decatur, East St. Louis, Rockford, Springfield, Waukegan and Peoria. Download the KFVS News app: iPhone

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  10. Statewide vigils in Illinois to urge lawmakers to consider home healthcare and child care servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | KFVS12

    ... nearly 40,000 seniors and disabled Illinoisan's. Other events are scheduled to take place in Joliet, Decatur, East St. Louis, Rockford, Springfield, Waukegan and Peoria. Download the KFVS News app: iPhone

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  11. SIUE's Furst-Bowe Accepts VP of Instruction at CVTCRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | PRWeb

    ... executive committee of the Leadership Council of Southwestern Illinois, and the boards of directors of the East St. Louis Charter High School, Southern Illinois Collegiate Common Market, Hospital Sisters Health System, University Park at SIUE and ...

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  12. Unrelenting rain leads to more flooding in MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... file photo, emergency crews rescue residents by boat from flooded homes along the Mississippi River in the East St. Louis, Ill. Significant flooding in June was reported in parts of Michigan, Illinois, Indiana and Missouri and more rain forecast ...

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  13. Man Arrested after Shots Fired at Illinois TrooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | WJPF-AM Carterville

    Illinois State Police say a 52-year-old man suspected of firing shots at a state trooper has been arrested. State Police say Gregory K. Nelson of East St. Louis is charged with attempted first-degree murder, aggravated discharge of a firearm and unlawful use of a weapon by a felon.

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  14. Garcia sparks Cards with 1st MLB homerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Major League Baseball

    Dave, who grew up just miles from Busch Stadium in East St. Louis, Ill., passed on his affinity for the game to both son and grandson after an extensive Minor League playing career and pair of Major League managerial stints. His words of advice, as Garcia quickly pointed out on Friday, included the following: "His whole saying is always, 'Don't let a fastball strike the catcher's glove.'

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  15. 14,000 without power in IllinoisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Ameren Illinois says 14,000 outages are currently reported in the entirety of the Metro East region. Vaults went down in both East St. Louis and Belleville.

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  16. Motorcyclist suffers life-threatening injuries in I-255 crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WNEM-TV Saginaw

    ... Thursday afternoon. Police have identified a suspect in the Tuesday night attempted murder of a trooper in East St. Louis, according to the Illinois State Police. Police have identified a suspect in the Tuesday night attempted murder of a trooper in ...

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  17. 2 East St. Louis men found shot dead in stolen SUVRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Daily Herald

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. -- Police in East St. Louis are searching for a suspect after two men were found shot to death in a stolen vehicle.

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  18. St. Louis teenager accused in Illinois fatal shootingRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 25 | WAND-TV Decatur

    A Missouri teenager is accused of shooting two teenagers, one fatally, in East St. Louis. St. Clair County prosecutors on Wednesday charged 17-year-old Jemmane Whitehead Jr. of St. Louis with murder and aggravated battery with a firearm.

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  19. Illinois man accused of shooting at trooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    Illinois State Police are searching for a 52-year-old man who they accuse of firing shots at a trooper during an East St. Louis traffic stop. Police say the incident happened at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday on an Interstate 255 entrance ramp.

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  20. Illinois State Police Accuse Man of Shooting at TrooperRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 24 | WSIL

    Illinois State Police are searching for a 52-year-old man who they accuse of firing shots at a trooper during an East St. Louis traffic stop. Police say the incident happened at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday on an Interstate 255 entrance ramp.

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