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U.S. Senator Mark Kirk (R-IL) poses with former U.S. Senator Alan Dixon (D-IL) in this file photo (Flickr/Sen. Mark Kirk)

Illinois State Museum Named For Alan Dixon

The late U.S. Senator hailed from the Belleville area.

12/05/2014

Neighbors gathered in the Orr Weathers Housing Complex on Tuesday, March 6, 2012 to protest recent violence in East St. Louis, most recently the weekend shooting of police officer Michael Baxton Jr. (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

After Six Months, Little Progress From Metro East Police Commission

The commission has met just twice but its chairman says everything is going as planned.

03/26/2013

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