East St. Louis
State Rep. Robert Rita couldn’t get officials with Fairmount Park or Casino Queen to sign on for expanded gambling in Illinois.
Program begins with Clean Slate Day for adults and workshop for youths.
Man robbed same store twice in less than three weeks.
The shooter, driving a Ford Expedition, rear-ended another car at the corner of 11th and State. The shooting victim drove off in an SUV and struck a pole.
Police chief identifies Adrian Perry as the 21st murder victim of the year.
Authorities allege Milton Lattimore gunned down three young adults as they sat in their car with three children.
A suspect is in custody for Wednesday afternoon’s shooting of an East St. Louis security guard. It happened at a public housing facility in the 2900 block of Waverly Avenue in East St. Louis.
The city of East St. Louis expects no change to its tax revenue from a deal announced this week at the Casino Queen.
The Belleville News-Democrat reports Roman Brooks was found in snow and a pool of blood early Friday.
You can find out more about how crews plan to “slide over” the eastbound lanes of the Poplar Street Bridge at a meeting set for Thursday night.