Illini Football Signs Only 2 In-State PlayersDefensive back Stanley Green Jr. of East St. Louis HS was one of the two.
East St. Louis School to Receive Part of $20M Federal GrantGordon Bush Elementary in East St. Louis is one of five schools to receive more than $20 million in federal grants over the next five years.
First Murder of 2016 in East St. LouisState police say Thomas Brown beat Lenear McKissick to death Jan. 2.
East St. Louis Ousts City Manager After 4 Months on JobTwo City Council members and the woman who defeated Alvin Parks Jr. April voted Monday to fire him as the city struggles with a nearly $6 million budget shortfall.
East STL Man Sentenced for Murder of Mizzou StudentAn East St. Louis man has been sentenced to 40 years for murdering a man in December 2013.
East St. Louis Sued by Police, Fire Pension FundsCity Manager Alvin Parks Jr. says that East St. Louis is considering seeking a loan to help replenish the funds and its own $5.9 million budget deficit.
Financial Picture Worsens In East St. LouisCity officials say employee paychecks could be delayed
Terry Beckner, Jr. Could Be Out For SeasonMissouri freshman defensive lineman from East St. Louis has leg injury
Wildwood, East St. Louis On Opposite Ends of Small Town RankingsWallet hub, the personal finance website, put together the rankings based on 22 factors to find the best and worst small cities in the U.S.
East St. Louis Students Return to School After StrikeDistrict officials and union negotiators struck a tentative deal Friday after a 13-hour bargaining session.
East St. Louis Teachers Approve New ContractThe teachers union successfully agreed on a pay increase with the East St. Louis school district.
East St. Louis Cuts Police Force Amid 2016 Budget TroublesBudget troubles have forced East St. Louis to lay off eight police officers, reducing the southern Illinois city's force by about 15 percent.