Governor Pat Quinn says communities like Bethalto, Belleville, and Alton are among the recipients of state OSLAD grants.
Suspect remains at large.
Police say 27-year-old Theron Hubbard sent nearly 300 text messages to the friend of his estranged wife, threatening to shoot the children.
The 25-year-old driver thought she hit a deer.
St. Louis man accused of felony retail theft.
Richard Lee is accused of shooting the woman with a stun gun before assaulting her.
Shannon Stelling is charged with aggravated battery to a police officer.
A night of skating at a local rink ends with a girl in the hospital and a teenager in juvenile court.
Scott is live from St. Louis Bread Company in the Greenmount Shopping Center in Shiloh, Illinois to take your home improvement questions and give you his answers.
Victim had earlier left her Shiloh home following domestic disturbance.