East St. Louis

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Judge Rejects Bid to Halt East St. Louis Landmark Demolition

A St. Clair County judge has denied a request by the owner of a historic but deteriorating East St. Louis building for a temporary restraining order seeking to halt its demolition.

05/14/2015

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Owner Asks Court to Halt East St. Louis Landmark Demolition

The owner of a historic East St. Louis building that’s fallen into disrepair has filed a temporary restraining order seeking to halt the property’s demolition by the city.

05/13/2015

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Police Involved Shooting in East St. Louis

Housing Authority Officer shoots 20 year old man

04/26/2015

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Site Set for Metro East Medical Marijuana Farm

Will be at 737 Locust Avenue in East St. Louis.

04/11/2015

Anthony Altick (Courtesy of SLMPD)

Warrants Issued in St. Louis Hills Triple Shooting

Anthony Altick, 27, facing numerous charges, including first-degree murder.

04/05/2015

East St. Louis City Council member Emeka Jackson-Hicks is running for mayor of East St. Louis. On March 6, 2015 she welcomed U.S. Senator Dick Durbin's endorsement (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Durbin Endorses Challenger in East St. Louis Mayoral Race

U.S. Senator says its time for Alvin Parks to go.

03/06/2015

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Midnight Basketball Returns to East St. Louis

Organizers say the goal is to get men away from temptations of drugs and crime on Friday nights.

02/01/2015

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Judge Rebuffs East St. Louis Bid to Retake Housing Authority

A federal judge has blocked an effort by East St. Louis to regain control of its public housing agency.

01/27/2015

GLASGOW, UNITED KINGDOM - FEBRUARY 05: A croupier spins a roulette wheel at the new luxury casino, which opens tomorrow, on February 5, 2008 in Glasgow, Scotland. This 25m GPB venue, named Alea, opens on the Clyde at Springfield Quay near the city centre and is Scotland's first luxury casino, dining and live music venue.

East St. Louis Casino Lays Off 20 Workers, Cuts Hours

They bring the site’s workforce to about 600. The casino had about 1,200 employees when it was moved onto land from a riverboat along the Mississippi River in 2007.

01/15/2015

Norman Travis

Murder Suspect Surrenders in East St. Louis

Norman Travis was wanted for January 6 killing of Stephan Mosley

01/12/2015

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