The St. Clair County Sheriff's Department joined forces with the Belleville Police, US Marshals, Cahokia Police, Mascoutah Police and the Fairview Heights Police to simultaneously execute search warrants at thirteen businesses in the county suspected of selling synthetic drugs. The 10 a.m. raid was ... More >>
Third Friday Party @ Third Degree Glass Factory
Defrost from the freezing temperatures with hot glassblowing, Baileys coffee, hot chocolate, fire spinning, and small plates like loaded baked potato soup at this monthly open house event. Free. 6 to 10 p.m.
The Bluestem Cookbook dinner @ Niche
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A loser's trifecta: Minivan. Drugs. Murder.The St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office yesterday charged 27-year-old Emmanuel Sanchez with second-degree murder, first-degree assault, two counts of armed criminal action and possession of up to 35 grams of marijuana.
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Around 4 a.m. yesterday morning, Damario Moore pulled into Crown Food Mart on State Street in East St. Louis and parked his car at a gas pump. The 28-year-old Belleville native was walking into the convenience store when he exchanged words with a group of men standing outside the entrance. The men p ... More >>
The owners of Club Casino are offering a $5,000 reward for information that leads to the capture of the person who shot Brandon Jenkins. A 22-year-old from Shiloh, Illinois, Jenkins was killed around 3 a.m. Saturday morning inside the popular East St. Louis nightspot on State Street.View Larger MapA ... More >>