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    Thursday, August 16, 2018
    Grab your friends and play in one of our coed sand volleyball leagues! You have the option to play in a league with four on a team, or six! At least half of the players on the court must be female. Team captain must register for his/her team, but each player must sign our program participant waiver. Players must be 18 years of age or older. Teams of Four                 Teams of Six Tuesdays ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Thursday, August 16, 2018
    CITY OF COLLINSVILLE FIRE DEPARTMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date:August 8, 2018 COLLINSVILLE, IL – The City of Collinsville received a notification that the Collinsville Fire Department (CFD) has been awarded a Staffing for Adequate Fire & Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). United States Congressman Rodney Davis wrote a letter to endorse the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, July 31, 2018
    Forbes Names Scott Credit UnionAmong Top Three Credit Unions In State  Scott Credit Union was recently named one of the top credit unions in the State of Illinois in a Forbes Best-In-State ranking.  Forbes, in partnership with market research firm Statista, ranked Scott Credit Union third in the state based on surveys of credit union members on their overall satisfaction.  The survey also ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
    Friday, July 27, 2018
    Collinsville Chamber Members, Community & Businesses Win Numerous Accolades at Best of Southwest Illinois Awards (For Immediate Release)-Collinsville Chamber businesses and community have won big in the St. Louis Post Dispatch Best of Southwest Illinois Awards. From Businesses like Best Bakery, won by Collinsville’s Kruta’s Bakery and Best Banquet Facility, won by Gateway Center, to Best Jewelry ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts, Human Interest
    Thursday, July 26, 2018
    New Employees Join Oates Associates  COLLINSVILLE (July 23, 2018) – Oates Associates welcomes several new employees to support the firm’s Transportation Group - including Nicholas Moore, Mary Beth Hugenberg and Mariah Manis.  Nick Moore, EIT recently joined Oates Associates as a junior engineer.  Previously, he worked for a consulting firm where he prepared construction plans, specifications, ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 25, 2018
    TheBANK of Edwardsville’s Trust Department was recently named to the St. Louis Business Journal’s Top 10 Largest Trust Companies in the St. Louis area in the publication’s annual Book of Lists.For its Largest Trust Companies list, the Journal ranked companies by local personal trust assets under management including personal trust assets and accounts as well as foundations and endowment trusts.  ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Wednesday, July 25, 2018
    St. John’s Community Care offers companies and organizations a no-cost, one-hour session on how to spot, serve and support those who may be struggling with dementia.  The session, called Dementia-Friendly Madison County, delivers education and resources tailored to equip professionals in a myriad of environments including health care, retail, legal, financial, law enforcement, local government ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018
    For Immediate Release- Merger of sweet treats! Owner Jennifer Divac is pleased to announce that effective August 1st, Honeydip Bake Shop will be moving daily operations into both Glazy Squares Donuts storefront locations. Honeydip Kitchen is rapidly growing and busting at the seams so they will expand and move into the (much) larger kitchen at Glazy Squares. This move will allow them to take ...read more
    Categories: Community, Fun Facts, General News Article, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 18, 2018
    SWIC is offering free daytime and evening test preparation classes for the high school equivalency test.  Preregistration and an orientation session are required.  Call to schedule yours:  618-235-2700, ext. 5525   Class times and locations are assigned based on students' avaiability and reading and math placement scores.Click here for more information
    Categories: Education
    Wednesday, July 18, 2018
    Learn Computer Basics and More!  SWIC's Adult Education Fall 2018 Computer Classes are being offered at the Belleville, E St Louis and Granite City Locations. These computer classes are offered FREE to qualifying adult learners.Click Here for More Information or visit: http://infoadulted@swic.edu
    Categories: Education
    Wednesday, July 18, 2018
    COLLINSVILLE, IL - The City of Collinsville received official notification today from the Illinois Office of the State Fire Marshal that the Collinsville Fire Department is a recipient of the 2018 Small Equipment Grant from the Office of the State Fire Marshal. Governor Bruce Rauner and State Fire Marshal Matthew Perez announced the award of $2.2 Million to approximately 100 fire departments ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community
    Thursday, July 05, 2018
    SCOTT CREDIT UNION TO OPEN COLUMBIA, IL BRANCHSCU’s 17th Branch Is Slated To Open Late This Year  July 3, 2018– Scott Credit Union has announced plans to open a new branch in Columbia, IL, late this year.  The credit union, with headquarters in Edwardsville, IL, is finalizing the design for its next branch, which will be in the 11 South Building off Route 3.  The newest SCU location will be ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, June 27, 2018
    The purpose of MESC is to identify, recognize, and reward entrepreneurship in the St. Louis Metro East region. For more information visit:http://www.siue.edu/metroeaststartup
    Categories: Education
    Tuesday, June 12, 2018
    Every part of the community has a unique role in meaningfully supporting people with dementia and their family and friend care partners. Is your organization or business prepared to serve their neighbors and community as the number of people impacted or diagnosed with dementia increases? The people struggling with this disease and their families will continue to need your services. You can ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article
    Thursday, April 19, 2018
    2018 Car Show DatesCruise #1- April 21st- 5-8pmCruise #2- May 19th- 5-8pmCruise #3- June 16th- 5-8pmCruise #4- July 21st- 5-8pmCruise #5- August 18th- 5-8pmCruise #6- September 15th- 5-8pmHalloween Cruise- October 20th- 4-7pmYear-Round Events!Bluegrass Band Night- 1st & 3rd Monday of Every Month- 6-9 pm (Live Bluegrass Band)Kid’s Night- Every Tuesday- 5-8pm ($2 OFF Kid’s meals and free balloon ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, April 17, 2018
    The Collinsville Chamber of Commerce welcomed the 2018 Board of Directors at the Collinsville Chamber Annual Meeting & Auction on April 10th.  The 2018 Collinsville Chamber Board of Directors: Shannon Stelling, President Chamber Internet Solutions Dianne Riley, Vice-President FCB Banks Lawrence Jackson, Treasurer TheBANK of Edwardsville Jeri-Lynn Crafton, Past-President Crafton ...read more
    Categories: Chamber
    Tuesday, February 06, 2018
    Collinsville Chamber of Commerce/Italian Fest- Seeking Names of Collinsville Italian Families Attention, residents of Collinsville and other areas! The Italian Fest needs your help. The Collinsville Chamber of Commerce and Italian Fest committee are seeking names of Italian families who immigrated to Collinsville from Italy long ago. A new Collinsville Paesani t-shirt will be designed featuring ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, General News Article