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Community Holiday Dinner is returning
For some 20 years, community members came together to feed and fellowship with their fellow residents through an event called the Outreach Community Holiday Dinner. Begun as an outreach of the Fait...
Dec 10, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Retired educator takes an enlightening trip to Iran
As an educator for 34 years, Lynn Lech’s life intercepted children from a variety of backgrounds. Lech taught third grade at Brookport Elementary School for 17 years before becoming a principal of ...
Dec 03, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 34 34 recommendations | email to a friend
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Pre-K screenings are next week
After an absence of three full years, Massac Unit One School District will launch a new Pre-K program in January, and Unit One employee Jo Ellyn Davis is excited, and said it is something the child...
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Charity projects in need of help
Several local organizations are working to make Christmas better for local children, but they need the community’s help. Gifts are given anonymously, so the names of the donors and the recipients a...
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Groceries for Good is Saturday
Staff Report The holiday season is approaching quickly and while many people will enjoy a wholesome meal, there are those families who struggle to put food on the table. They often turn to local fo...
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 37 37 recommendations | email to a friend
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Tickets available for ReTog banquet
Staff Report Tickets are still available for the annual Rebuilding Together benefit banquet and silent auction set for Saturday at Baymont Theater in Metropolis. The public is encouraged to attend....
Nov 19, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 35 35 recommendations | email to a friend
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FEMA denies city’s single bid for property demo
It’s back to the bidding board. That’s what the Metropolis City Council learned during its Nov. 10 meeting when the agenda arrived at the item dealing with reviewing demolition bids for FEMA proper...
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‘Let there be light’: Metropolis Hope Light lighthouse dedicated during ceremony
Once upon a time, a couple had a dream that a lighthouse dedicated to cancer would stand on the Ohio River. After years of planning, changes and fundraising, Rudy and Beverly Bess saw that dream be...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 33 33 recommendations | email to a friend
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Enterprise Zone will be the subject of Nov. 19 public hearing
Before there were incentives like Tax Increment Financing and Business Districts for industrial and commercial businesses to build or improve their properties, there was the Illinois Enterprise Zon...
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USW files charges with labor board; Honeywell plans to restart
Staff Report On Monday United Steel Workers (USW) Local 7-669 announced it has filed unfair labor practice charges with the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) on Nov. 10, concerning Honeywell’s ...
Nov 12, 2014 | 0 0 comments | 32 32 recommendations | email to a friend
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