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    Tuesday, July 25, 2017
    Sign up for Free SWIC English as a Second Language Classes Improve your English skills with grant-funded, tuition-free Southwestern Illinois College Adult Education and Literacy English as a Second Language courses starting in August 2017. Adult Education and Literacy offers these free classes to eligible Illinois residents, ages 16 and older, for whom English is a second language. “Our ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 19, 2017
    18 TH ANNUAL HOSPICE OF SOUTHERN ILLINOIS BENEFIT GOLF TOURNAMENT It’s time to go after friends yelling, “FOUR!” It’s to gather a team of four golfers, not, “FORE,” to warn them about any crazy shots. Well, at least not yet! If golfing for a cause sounds like a fun day outside the office, join Hospice of Southern Illinois, Inc. at the 18th Annual Hospice of ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release
    Wednesday, July 19, 2017
    Friends of the D.D. Collins House invite you to visit on Saturdays from 11:00 am to 3:00pm, excluding holiday weekends. The D.D. Collins House is located at the corner of Combs and W. Main Street in Collinsville. Friends of the D.D. Collins House invite you to check out their new website as well at http://www.friendsoftheddcollinshouse.org/ About D.D. Collins House--- Friends of the D.D. Collins ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
    Tuesday, July 18, 2017
    Smokin’ on Main BBQ Competition hits the Main Streets of Collinsville July 29 & 30th Proceeds will benefit Collinsville Food Pantry & US Veterans Foundation Collinsville’s First Annual Barbeque Competition Saturday July 29 th 11a.m. – 10 p.m. & Sunday July 30 th 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. Main St. in Collinsville, IL Join us for Collinsville’s first annual ...read more
    Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
    Tuesday, July 18, 2017
    Schnucks Collinsville Remodeled- Schnucks Store to hold "Grand Reopening on Wednesday, July19th at 9 am Customers at Schnucks Collinsville soon will be treated to a "like-new" supermarket as work on the store's remodel concludes with upgrades throughout the 38-year old facility. To celebrate, the store will hold a "Grand Reopening" and ribbon cutting on Wednesday, ...read more
    Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
    Tuesday, July 11, 2017
    Eclipse Viewing Party Collinsville and Fairmont City, IL – The Collinsville and Fairmont City libraries will be hosting viewing parties for the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017 from 12:00 - 1:30 PM. The total solar eclipse occurs when the daytime sun is covered by the moon. The Space Science Institute has called the eclipse the astronomical event of the decade: the last total solar ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, July 06, 2017
    During the month of June, Credit Union employees went purple with a purpose for Alzheimer's Disease Awareness and Caregivers Month to raise $1,095.00 for the Alzheimer's Association. More than 5 million Americans are living with Alzheimer's. By 2050, this number could be 16 million. In an ongoing effort to support the local community, GCS employees participate in Jeans Days each ...read more
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    Thursday, July 06, 2017
    Scott Credit Union has continued its partnership with the American Cancer Society, presenting the organization with $20,000 to sponsor the ACS Farm to Table fundraiser, 11 Relay for Life events and Coaches vs. Cancer events at local high schools and universities this year. The Farm to Table event, which was held for the first time last summer, will feature one-of-a-kind offerings from local ...read more
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    Thursday, July 06, 2017
    Cedars of Lebanon Residents Enjoying Modernized Interiors LEBANON – Providing a fresh look and increased functionality to a 30-year-old affordable housing community in Lebanon, Illinois was a challenge that furniture provider Louer Facility Planning, Inc. embraced and achieved. Cedars of Lebanon, located at 600 South Horner Street, sought expertise in furniture selection and interior design ...read more
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    Thursday, July 06, 2017
    Collinsville, IL. Collinsville Township employee Gabrielle Koonce was presented with the Paul Miller Business Associate of the Month Award at the Collinsville Chamber Business After Hours on May 10. The award is presented by Collinsville Progress to “individuals that provide exceptional service to the public; are dedicated and conscientious; exhibit strong moral character, are involved in ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
    Wednesday, July 05, 2017
    Collinsville Building & Loan Association will be accepting donations for the Collinsville Township & Ministries Unlimited 6 th Annual School Supply Drive July 1st-July 29th Benefiting Collinsville Unit 10 & Triad School Districts Donations can be dropped off at either of our CB&L Locations: Collinsville Office: Troy Office: 701 Beltline Rd 100 W Market St Collinsville, IL 62234 ...read more
    Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
    Thursday, June 29, 2017
    Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church Celebrates Expansion, Renovation COLLINSVILLE – A 161-year-old parish in the heart of Collinsville, Illinois is celebrating expanded administrative space and upgrades to its sanctuary, including a new baptismal. Ss. Peter & Paul Catholic Church, 239 North Morrison in Collinsville, now has an accessible fellowship hall with a covered entrance and an ...read more
    Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release
    Thursday, November 10, 2016
    CONTACT: COLLINSVILLE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 618-344-2884 Email http://info@discovercollinsville.com Collinsville Progress seeks to recognize exceptional business associates COLLINSVILLE, IL — Collinsville Progress is accepting nominations for its Paul Miller Business Associate of the Month award. The monthly designation is awarded to a business associate who provides outstanding service in ...read more
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