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    Monday, March 25, 2019
    Staunton, IL - GCS Credit Union employees joined together to raise $1,175.00 in the month of March to benefit St. Paul United Church of Christ’s Pack-A-Sack Program. In an ongoing effort to support the local community, GCS employees participate in Jeans Days each month. In exchange for a donation of $15 or more, employees are allowed to wear jeans on Fridays and Saturdays during that month. St. ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Thursday, March 21, 2019
    EDWARDSVILLE – Louer Facility Planning, Inc., a commercial furniture dealership and interior design firm, is celebrating 23 years in business. They were founded by Jane Louer, in 1996 and are located in the Eastport business district in Collinsville. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville MBA alumnus, Jane Louer, began her own firm because she saw a need in the Metro East marketplace for ...read more
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    Thursday, March 21, 2019
    Collinsville, IL – Thousands of items will be available at the Collinsville Library’s Book Sale and proceeds will benefit the library. Presented by the Friends of the Collinsville Memorial Library. Thursday, April 25th will be a special preview night from 5-8pm. There will be a $5 entry fee in addition to the $5 per bag price. On Friday, April 26th the sale will run from 9am-5pm. It will be ...read more
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    Thursday, March 14, 2019
    Dear Individual/ Business Owner, I am writing to you on behalf of The Collinsville Raiders Football and Cheer in regards to a sponsorship opportunity for the 2019 season. This year we will be selling advertising banners to line the fences of our field. The Collinsville Raiders were founded in 1970. The organization was started with only one football team. Shortly after they started, the ...read more
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    Thursday, March 14, 2019
    Collinsville, IL –The Collinsville Memorial Library Center is the recipient of historic Collinsville memorabilia from the Bauer family. The family of Roland and Jean Bauer donated several colored pencil drawings of historic Collinsville buildings, including Berg & Becker’s Flour Mill, the residence of Thomas J. Ramey atop Monks Mound, and the Collinsville Public School building located at the ...read more
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    Monday, March 04, 2019
    GCS ELECTS BOARD OF DIRECTORS & RECEIVES STATE AWARDS Granite City, IL – GCS Credit Union recently announced the positions of directors at the 78th annual meeting. Elected to serve two-year terms as director were Ken Newton, Tom Grady, Nick Huniak, Cecil Williams, Kim Frantz, and Robert Lyles. Officers for 2019 are: Nick Huniak (chairman), Robert Lyles (vice-chairman), Jim Devine (treasurer), ...read more
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    Monday, March 04, 2019
    Blast off to the Collinsville Library on Saturday, April 13th for a fun and educational event the whole family will enjoy! Learn about space through games, crafts, and other fun activities. The first 50 kids will receive a free space puzzle. It’s going to be out of this world! For more information, please call the Collinsville Memorial Library Center at 618-344-1112 or visit the online event ...read more
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    Thursday, February 28, 2019
    Sauget, IL - Kay Jones hit a home run when she was looking for something to do after retiring. Her experience with being a host family director for the Gateway Grizzlies baseball team, Kay understands the importance of matching players with local families who are willing to open their home during the 4 month season.“All my host families take the players into their homes and treat them like their ...read more
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    Thursday, February 28, 2019
    Collinsville, Illinois – February 25, 2019 – The Collinsville Community Unit School District #10 Board of Education voted tonight to approve the hiring of Mark “Brad” Skertich as the new superintendent of schools effective for the 2019-20 school year. Skertich will follow Dr. Robert Green who is retiring at the end of the 2018-19 school year. “Hiring a superintendent is one of the most important ...read more
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    Thursday, November 15, 2018
    Brain Wave is open to people experiencing early memory loss. This group provides a safe, positive, strength-based environment where participants will learn, share, and engage together with an expert.  Benefits of Class • Educate about memory loss • Meaningful activities that build upon strengths and abilities • Fun peer support • Skill building • Mentally challenging activitiesOutcomes for ...read more
    Categories: Community, Education
    Wednesday, November 14, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Madison County, Ill., Nov. 15, 2018 -- For the fifth year in a row, TorHoerman Law will distribute turkeys on a first-come, first-served basis to residents of Alton, IL.  Thanks to the joint efforts of generous local families and businesses, THL can provide 500 turkeys to the Alton community.Residents interested in obtaining a turkey should plan to arrive at the Salvation ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, September 12, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE, Edwardsville, Ill., Sept. 12, 2018 – TorHoerman Law is excited to announce the winners of the first annual Teacher Support Grant, funded by the TorHoerman Law Employee Foundation, Walton Telken LLC, and Glisson Law. The foundation’s core mission is to provide essentials for community members. The Teacher Support Grant, in particular, further expands on that mission by ...read more
    Categories: Education, Press Release, Community, Human Interest