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Metro-East to Get Some HUD Grants

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) — Nearly two dozen Illinois communities will receive $2.8 million in funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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ISP Identifies Body Found in East St. Louis

EAST ST. LOUIS, Ill. (KMOX) – The Illinois State Police are looking for the public’s help in figuring out what an East St. Louis woman was doing in the days and hours prior to her death. 97 more words

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Praying for peace in light of violence against citizens, police

EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI) – Churches from throughout the metro east gathered to pray for peace Monday night. The service was held in light of recent police shootings that have sparked protests and the ambush shootings of police officers in Dallas and Ballwin. 137 more words

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Police in East St. Louis Shoot Armed Man Firing Shots

EAST ST. LOUIS (KMOX/AP) – (UPDATED 4:50 p.m.) A 41-year-old East St. Louis man is dead after being shot by police. He was allegedly firing a gun randomly at bystanders and police. 327 more words

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Dawn Harper-Nelson Doesn't Qualify For Olympics

EUGENE, Ore. (AP) — The defending Olympic pole vault champion warmed up, then cooled down, then ran through the whole process again, as the driving rain pelted the field Friday at U.S. 695 more words

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East St. Louis man wanted in O’Fallon armed robbery

O’FALLON, IL (KTVI) – Investigators with the O’Fallon Police Department are asking for the public’s help in locating a “person of interest” tied to an armed robbery at a local gold exchange shop. 147 more words

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Fancy pants

Gail calls this the fancy pants gate.

This entrance leads to a gated community within the Lafayette Park neighborhood here in St Louis.  This gate is located where else but on Park Avenue. 118 more words

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