October is Zombie Awareness Month in IllinoisState Representative Chris Welch says the thinking behind Zombie Awareness Month is this: If you're prepared for a Zombie Apocalypse, you're prepared for any disaster -- natural or man-made.
Multiple Bodies Identified in St. Louis-Area, 1 Person Missing Since 2014Both were discovered earlier this month, one body was found near Cahokia and the other was uncovered in Franklin County.
Deadline for Hastert to Report to Prison LoomsA judge ordered the 74-year-old Illinois Republican to enter prison no later than 2 p.m. Wednesday.
Gas Prices Expected to Fall Across MidwestOctober's AAA Fuel Gauge Report shows an Illinois average of $2.47 and $2.11 in Missouri.
Families Wanted: 70 Children Need Adoption in St. Louis CountyCounty Juvenile Officer Jesse Cannon wants to promote the message that "you don't have to be perfect to be a perfect parent."
East St. Louis Students Return to School After StrikeDistrict officials and union negotiators struck a tentative deal Friday after a 13-hour bargaining session.
Teacher Strike Gives 6K Illinois Kids Month Off From School``I feel unappreciated,'' said LaTonya Sain, 33, a five-year employee who teaches ninth and 10th-grade English at East St. Louis High. ``I know how hard I work. We're ready to get back to school, but we want to be treated fair.''
Judge Tells Republic Services to Keep Landfill Fire Data FlowingThe owners of the burning Bridgeton Landfill have agreed to continue providing carbon monoxide data to the state on a monthly basis to help emergency planners understand the proximity of the fire to the nearby nuclear waste in the West Lake Landfill.
Blues Announce Mardi Gras MonthJoin the St. Louis Blues as they transform Scottrade Center into party central for Mardi Gras Month - special events and activities for every home game in February.
Colorful Paper Cutouts Call Attention To Child Abuse Prevention MonthChildren as young as one are subjected to "bondage, sadism, torture", according to top law enforcer.
Make Sure Your Family's Prepared For AnythingEmergency kits should contain water, flashlight, non-perishable food.
Metro Transit Prepares For 9/11 AnniversaryAgency part of network of local, state and federal agencies constantly monitoring threat levels.