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  1. Second East St. Louis track star killed this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... have been shot and killed as a result of a two-year-old fued stemming from a fight at a 2016 track meet. EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. - For the second time this year, the East Saint Louis track team is mourning the loss of another former athlete. Sanchez ...

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  2. Watch The Give Us this Day Trailer, Documentary Airs on at&T Audience Network 11/8Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    GIVE US THIS DAY tracks a year in the lives of three police officers and three residents living in East St. Louis, the city with the highest homicide rate in the United States. A police chief attempts to lower the homicide rate amidst political obstacles and a decreasing number of officers.

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  3. Man shot and killed while driving in East St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. - A 20-year-old man was shot and killed while driving in East St. Louis Saturday evening, police confirmed.

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  4. The Man, KDHX DJ Gabriel, Has Died. Rip to a Radio LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | River Front Times

    ... Monkey Paws: In the Studio with Gabriel Gabriel was born Mitchell Hearns in Louisiana in 1930, but grew up in East St. Louis, where he attended Lincoln High School at the same time as Miles Davis. Both learned to play the trumpet there. In East St. ...

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  5. SIUE names Staples as East St. Louis Center Interim Executive...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Denise Cobb, PhD, has named Timothy Staples, EdD, as interim executive director of the SIUE East St. Louis Center Grant Programs.

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  6. Trump to campaign for Illinois Congressman Bost ahead of midtermsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    Pres. Trump will campaign for Republican Congressman Mike Bost, who represents Illinois' 12th District in the East St. Louis area and southern Illinois. Bost's campaign announced the rally Sunday afternoon.

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  7. Missing Cape Girardeau man may be headed to St. LouisRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 20 | KFVS12

    Johnson left his home on the 1000 block of S. Pacific St. in Cape Girardeau at 10:45 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 18. He was last spotted on this morning at 5:30 a.m. at Hampton Inn in Arnold, Missouri and possibly headed to his family's home in East St. Louis. According to the family, Johnson suffers with dementia, had recent open heart surgery and does not have his necessary medication with him.

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  8. Woman enters guilty plea to defrauding thousands in telemarketing real estate scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | RiverBender.com

    Cynthia L. Rawlinson, 51, of Santa Barbara, California, appeared at the federal courthouse in East St. Louis, Illinois, this morning and pleaded guilty to a federal charge of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and wire fraud. Rawlinson's criminal conduct occurred over a seven year period, during which she worked for a Santa Barbara telemarketing business owned by Michael S. Davenport, 50, former bass guitar player for the rock band, The Ataris.

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  9. SIUE names Staples as East St. Louis Center interim executive directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 19 | RiverBender.com

    Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs Denise Cobb, PhD, has named Timothy Staples, EdD, as interim executive director of the SIUE East St. Louis Center Grant Programs. In July, Staples returned to SIUE to serve as director of the new Center for Student Diversity and Inclusion .

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  10. 6th Annual Jackie Joyner-Kersee Foundation Sequins, Suits and Sneakers Gala approachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | RiverBender.com

    EAST ST. LOUIS It's the only time of year when people put on their ball gowns - and lace up their tennis shoes - all for a good cause.

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  11. St. Louis non-profit comes to the rescue of dog left for deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    A dog is left for dead along 9th Street in East St. Louis. That is where one St. Louis non-profit found the pit bull mix, who was shot, had a fractured skull and teeth and had bullet fragments lodged inside its nose.

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  12. EXCHANGE: Though retired, champion still chasing a dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Washington Times

    The little girl from East St. Louis first made a name for herself when, as a 14-year-old high school freshman, she broke the state record in the 100-meter hurdles. "The first time I went over the hurdles with my right knee and it was terrible.

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  13. Illinois Humanities presents 'Cultural Sustainability and the Pursuit ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | RiverBender.com

    Illinois Humanities will present " Cultural Sustainability and the Pursuit of Community ," the second event in its statewide program series, The Country and the City: Common Ground in the Prairie State? , in East St. Louis on Thursday, October 25. The panel discussion with audience participation will take place in the SIUE East St. Louis Center Building D multipurpose room, 601 James R. Thompson Boulevard in East St. Louis, on Thursday, October 25. Doors will open and free refreshments will be available at 5:30 PM. The program will begin at 6 and conclude by 8. Admission will be free of charge.

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  14. Insane Clown Posse Made Me a Better PersonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | River Front Times

    ... see the Posse perform in the parking lot outside Pop's - the club that's open 24 hours a day on the edge of East St. Louis. Though I doubt that any of us could've been considered true ICP fans, we were all interested in juggalo society for one ...

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  15. Carbondale's 11 Days for Peace now has over 40 programs in its seventh yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | Daily Egyptian

    ... said. Filmmaker, Sandra Pfeifer, created a film called "Against All the Odds," Sussman said. It's about the East St. Louis race riot of 1917, in which all the white residents tried to murder all of the African-American residents and successfully ...

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  16. Metro East Area News BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The Legal Record

    HOME staff member explains renovation of the former Miles Davis residence in East St. Louis. The first phase of renovations to the boyhood home of influential jazz trumpeter Miles Davis is nearing completion, according to House of Miles East St. Louis , the 501c3 not-for-profit corporation established to undertake the project.

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  17. Why EJ Liddell picked Ohio State basketball, what his commitment means for the BuckeyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Cleveland.com

    ... assistant coach Ryan Pedon when Ohio State really started pursuing him. But Roosevelt Jones, also from the East St. Louis area and a forward at Butler who played for Holtmann and Pedon, played a part in Liddell trusting the Ohio State coaches. "He ...

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  18. Poverty, perseverance and a PhDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | University Business

    Teresa Williams grew up in a low-income neighborhood in East St. Louis, IL. Her mom worked as a nurse's aide, and Teresa aspired to be a doctor.

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  19. Don't forget, drivers: Eastbound Highway 40 downtown closed this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | Sedalia Democrat

    ... Illinois for repair work. The stretch of affected highway is between Jefferson Avenue and Illinois Route 3 in East St. Louis, with the closure starting at 8 p.m. Friday. Closing at 7 p.m. will be ramps to eastbound 40/64 from Pine Street, Sixth ...

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  20. Daily Inspiration --- Pyramids older than the PyramidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | OpEdNews

    There is controversy and mystery surrounding the 3 pyramids of Gaza. The technology needed to build them seems so far ahead of what was available to a people who had no iron and no wheels.

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