Madison County Newswire (Page 3)

Madison County Newswire (Page 3)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Madison County, IL. (Page 3)

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  1. State Senate candidate Rachelle Aud Crowe honored by 100 Black Men of AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 23 | RiverBender.com

    The Alton and Madison County chapter of 100 Black Men of America, a nationwide group advocating for underrepresented and disenfranchised youth, recognized Rachelle Aud Crowe as an honorary chairperson of their annual gala this weekend for her work as a prosecutor. Crowe has served as Madison County Assistant State's Attorney for more than a decade and is currently running as a Democrat for the 56th Illinois Senate Seat.

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  2. Community shows support for local law enforcement at pro police rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 22 | RiverBender.com

    The Madison County Scanner Facebook page and A Community That Backs the Blue hosted a pro police rally in Bethalto Saturday afternoon for members in the community to show their support for area officers and the work they do. Chris Rhodes, from the Madison County Scanner page, said after participating in a similar event in O'Fallon, an interest in showing community support grew in Madison County as well.

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  3. Alton Police Department hosts public meeting regarding license plate reading camerasRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 21 | RiverBender.com

    ... First and foremost, Cranmer said the cameras were never to be used for traffic crimes. Simmons added Madison County State's Attorney Tom Gibbons would never prosecute red light camera tickets in the county. Bird added the software cannot be ...

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  4. Edwardsville Police Department raises money for Special Olympics with Tip a Cop at Red RobinRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 21 | RiverBender.com

    ... in the Edwardsville Battle of the Badges Blood Drive from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Monday, October 23, at Madison County Farm Bureau at 900 Hillsboro Ave. "That's the whole reason we do this job, to serve the public," Fillback added. "We're fortunate ...

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  5. Report to the People: Revised budget discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... maintenance appears to rest with Dr. Daiber. This doesn't appear to be a cost that should be borne by all Madison County taxpayers. 3. Concern: Currently, there is only $30,000 earmarked for the improvement of the Wood River facility. Given the ...

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  6. Fundraising event will recognize 1st MidAmerica Credit Union as an example of 'Hope in Action'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Madison County Child Advocacy Center will present a local credit union with its Harvest of Hope award during its annual fundraising dinner next month. "We are pleased to be presenting 1st MidAmerica with the Harvest of Hope Award on Nov. 4," Cohen said.

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  7. 13th Annual Domestic Violence Service at AMHRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Alison Neace, music director at Main Street Methodist Church in Alton, sings "Take My Life and Let It Be Consecrated" during the 13th annual Domestic Violence Service held Wednesday, Oct. 18,in the Alton Memorial Hospital chapel. The program is sponsored by the Third Judicial Circuit Court Family Violence Prevention Council and AMH, along with Oasis Women's Center, the Zonta Club of Alton-Wood River, the Call for Help Sexual Assault Victims Care Unit, the YWCA of Alton, the Madison County Child Advocacy Center and Refuge.

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  8. Democrats running for governor hit Rauner, differ on marijuana, minimum wageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Democratic gubernatorial candidates joined in piling on Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner but differed on issues such as minimum wage, gun control and legalizing marijuana at a Wednesday forum in Mount Prospect. State Sen. Daniel Biss of Evanston, Madison County Superintendent of Schools Bob Daiber, Chicago activist Tio Hardiman, Kenilworth developer Chris Kennedy, Long Grove engineer Alexander Paterakis and Chicago billionaire businessman J.B. Pritzker painted a dire picture of Illinois during the forum sponsored by the Daily Herald and Daily Herald Business Ledger.

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  9. Madison County Youth Forum at SIUE to discuss teen mental healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    High school students have identified mental health as an important issue in their daily lives. They will have an opportunity to identify problems and engage in solutions related to teens and stress during the 17th annual Madison County Youth Forum being held from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 30 in the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Morris University Center's Meridian Ballroom.

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  10. Wood River Police to lay Canine Officer Degen to rest tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Canine Officer Degen has served the people of Wood River, East Alton and Madison County at large since 2012. Tonight, the community will honor him.

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  11. UFO sighted over Alton in the early hours of Tuesday morning, part of small area flap of sightingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... 8:35pm cst my girlfriend and i were driving down Fruit Road in between Edwardsville and Hamel, Illinois in Madison County, 30 minutes outside of St. Louis. we noticed one larger-than-star-sized light in the sky glowing orange and witnessed it ...

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  12. Madison County Sheriff's Office seeks help after Schnucks liquor theft incidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    The Madison County Sheriff's Office put out a request for help in identifying a suspect from a liquor theft incident at the Godfrey Schnucks on Wednesday. The sheriff's office said at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, employees of the Godfrey Schnucks approached a female on the parking lot, who allegedly stole four bottles of liquor from the business.

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  13. What were you wearing? YWCA exhibit aims to show truth behind rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... of my closet and complain about how I never wore any of my dresses anymore. I was six years old. Retired Madison County Circuit Clerk Judge Ellar Duff was viewing the exhibit Tuesday afternoon, at the same time as a reporter from Riverbender.com. ...

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  14. Democratic candidates for Illinois governor at forumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2017 | Daily Herald

    ... wage and legalizing marijuana at a Wednesday forum in Mount Prospect. State Sen. Daniel Biss of Evanston, Madison County Superintendent of Schools Bob Daiber, Chicago activist Tio Hardiman, Kenilworth developer Chris Kennedy, Long Grove engineer ...

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  15. Watch Democratic candidates for Illinois governor at forumRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Five Democratic candidates for Illinois governor are squaring off this morning at a breakfast forum hosted by the Daily Herald, Daily Herald Business Ledger and ABC 7. Confirmed participants are state Sen. Daniel Biss of Evanston, Madison County superintendent Bob Daiber of Marine, Chicago activist Tio Hardiman, Kenilworth businessman Chris Kennedy, Vernon Hills business owner Alexander Paterakis and Chicago businessman J.B. Pritzker. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks.

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  16. Live: Watch Democratic candidates for Illinois governor at forumRead the original story

    Oct 18, 2017 | Daily Herald

    Five Democratic candidates for Illinois governor are squaring off this morning at a breakfast forum hosted by the Daily Herald, Daily Herald Business Ledger and ABC 7. Madison County Superintendent of Schools Bob Daiber, state Sen. Daniel Biss of Evanston, Chicago activist Tio Hardiman, Kenilworth developer Chris Kennedy and Chicago billionaire businessman J.B. Pritzker are at this morning's event in Mount Prospect. Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks.

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  17. Report to the People from Phillip W. ChapmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    ... maintenance appears to rest with Dr. Daiber. This doesn't appear to be a cost that should be borne by all Madison County taxpayers. 3. Concern: Currently, there is only $30,000 earmarked for the improvement of the Wood River facility. Given the ...

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  18. Alton's First Responder Kickball Tournament was hit, raised more than $3,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    Teams that played in the tournament included: Alton Fire Department, Alton Police Department, Madison County Sheriff's Department, Godfrey Fire Department, Brighton Fire Department, Hartford Fire Department, St. Louis County Police Department, Alton Memorial Hospital, Muddy River F.O.O.L.S. , Big River Ambulance , CSM Construction, Safelite Auto Glass, Fastenal, and Team G & R. The winners were: First Place: Big River Ambulance, Second Place: Madison County Sheriff's Department, Third Place: Godfrey Fire Department.

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  19. Candidates for Illinois Governor Raise More Than $100MRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | NBC Chicago

    ... and has yet to reach into his own personal bank account, according to the State Board of Elections. Madison County Regional Superintendent of Schools Bob Daiber is the only downstate candidate seeking the Democratic nomination, and he's raised a ...

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  20. Sophisticated scam artist uses sheriff's department and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2017 | RiverBender.com

    The most recent phone scam to hit Madison County has struck a chord with the Madison County Sheriff's Office. One elderly man lost $1,500 in this scam, Capt.

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