Granite City Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Madison County Grants Committee decides againt moving forward with...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | RiverBender.com

    ... you're going to be accused of doing something unfairly for my project. My project stands on its own merit." A Granite City project to redevelop the old YMCA building into lofts with commercial space scored the highest of the three projects at 74, ...

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  2. May unemployment statistics in Alton, Edwardsville and area counties show positive signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 21 | RiverBender.com

    Unemployment numbers for May 2018 fell in Alton, Edwardsville and Granite City, according to Illinois Department of Employment statistics released today. Alton's number dropped to 5.4 percent in May 2018 from 5.8 percent in May 2017; Edwardsville's rate was 3.0 percent in May 2018, down from 3.2 percent in May 2017; and Granite City dropped from 4.8 percent to 4.4 percent.

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  3. The Love Your Neighbor Project will play July 4 at Granite City parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 19 | RiverBender.com

    ... Fans will be able to celebrate July 4 with the group. The band plans to bring its message of love and unity to Granite City's 4th of July celebration, "Patriots In The Park". The Love Your Neighbor Project performs at 6 p.m. followed by The Air ...

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  4. Hornbostel, Elaine WilmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Elaine Wilma Hornbostel Granite City - Elaine Wilma Hornbostel, 92, of Granite City, Illinois and a longtime resident of Tulare, California passed away at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 12, 2018 at Stearns Nursing and Rehabilitation in Granite City. She was born July 7, 1925 in Topeka, Kansas, a daughter of the late William Richard and Clara Miessler.

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  5. Illinois' Amsted Rail to Pay $4.4M for Discriminatory Hiring PracticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 18 | Insurance Journal West

    ... Illinois seeking relief for Montrell Ingram and other applicants who sought work as "chippers" at the company's Granite City, Ill., facility. Chippers use a hammer or grinder to remove metal protrusions from steel casings. In November 2017, the ...

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  6. Four fathers positive influence on others with daily efforts as dadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 17 | RiverBender.com

    ... had to have proven or displayed the following throughout the 2017-2018 program year: Antonio comes to the Granite City Center and plays with the students. He helps clean and set tables during meal times. Demonstrating a strong male presence in the ...

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  7. Chinese Tariffs Are Already Hitting Trump VotersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... consultancy that supports free trade. So while U.S. Steel can celebrate the restart of two blast furnaces in Granite City, Ill., and bring back about 800 workers, 7,500 jobs will be lost elsewhere, the consultancy estimates. None of this reality ...

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  8. Dippin' Dots inventor and Hit n Run Stores launch 40° Below Joe in the Metro EastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    ... line of edible frozen coffee and creamer beads now available in the Metro East at Hit n Run stores located in Granite City, Wood River, East Alton, and Alton. The 40 Below Company and the owners of Hit n Run, Dwight and Teresa Fowler, would like to ...

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  9. Digging deeper into Sunnybrook Housing DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    ... Enterprise zone, Alton Regional Transportation Center, America's Central Port (on the Mississippi River in Granite City), as well as workers earning between $12 and $20 an hour, who are looking for a safe and vibrant family community," said Ed ...

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  10. Amsted Rail to Pay $4.4 Million After Court Ruled It Used Discriminatory Hiring PracticesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | JD Supra

    ... Illinois seeking relief for Montrell Ingram and other applicants who sought work as "chippers" at the company's Granite City, Ill., facility. Chippers use a hammer or grinder to remove metal protrusions from steel casings. In November 2017, the ...

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  11. IDOT plans nearly 100 road projects in East St. Louis regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Legal Record

    ... of the I-270 Chain of Rocks bridge across the Mississippi River; linking north St. Louis County with the Granite City area. Missouri and Illinois have agreed to split costs for the bridge replacement with IDOT as the lead agency and the Prairie ...

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  12. Manufacturer settles EEOC suit over pre-employment testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | Business Insurance

    ... as "chippers,"' who use a hammer or grinder to remove metal protrusions form steel castings, in the company's Granite City, Illinois, facility. In a November 2017 ruling, the court said the company's use of the nerve conduction test was unlawful, ...

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  13. A Steelworkers Union On Trump's TariffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2018 | National Public Radio

    NPR's Lulu Garcia-Navarro asks Granite City, Ill., steelworkers union president Dan Simmons about the jobs coming back to his city after President Trump's decision to impose tariffs on foreign steel.

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  14. New business fills former void on corner of State and NinthRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    ... were driving through Ninth Street and noticed the building standing vacant. He said he found the owner in Granite City, adding he was willing to sell the place. Upon taking over, Mohammed Mahmood said they had to repair the cooler's compressor and ...

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  15. Construction of the Community of Sunnybrook in Alton is planned to begin in spring 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    ... Enterprise zone, Alton Regional Transportation Center, America's Central Port (on the Mississippi River in Granite City), as well as workers earning between $12 and $20 an hour, who are looking for a safe and vibrant family community," said Ed ...

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  16. 300 Jobs Added: Granite City mayor and community are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    Granite City Mayor Ed Hagnauer said a word to describe him and the rest of his city this week is "ecstatic" after learning U.S. Steel will restart blast furnace "A" and it will bring back some 300 jobs. The company will hire around 300 new employees for the restart of blast furnace "A" that will support increased shipments beginning in the fourth quarter.

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  17. U.S. Steel to restart second Granite City furnace, hire 300 workersRead the original story

    Jun 7, 2018 | Business Journal

    United States Steel Corp. said Wednesday it will restart the second of two blast furnaces at its Granite City Works in Granite City, Illinois.

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  18. Wednesday, June 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | Lincoln Daily News

    ... 15, 2017. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj/File Photo A steel worker returns to work after a two year idle at U.S. Steel Granite City Works in Granite City, Illinois, U.S., May 24, 2018. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant/File Photo A bottle of Jack Daniel's Tennessee ...

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  19. U.S. Steel Will Restart Blast Furnace at Granite CityRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2018 | Metal Center News

    United States Steel Corp. will restart the second of two blast furnaces at its Granite City Works in Granite City, Ill. The restart of the "A" blast furnace is in response to increased demand for steel manufacturing, the Pittsburgh-based steelmaker said.

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  20. Charges filed against 20-year-old in connection with armed robbery in Granite CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | RiverBender.com

    Charges have been filed against a 20-year-old - Andre D. King - in connection with an armed robbery on May 29 at a Granite City convenience store. The Granite City Police Department said officers responded to a report of an armed robbery at the 7-11 on Niedringhaus Avenue just before 2 a.m. on Tuesday, May 29. During the investigation, officers determined that two males, both armed with firearms, had robbed the 7-11 and fled the scene in a vehicle that had been reported stolen during a vehicular hijacking in St. Louis City earlier that evening.

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