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Thursday, March 22, 2018
Alton Amphitheater Commission met Monday, March 19.
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City of Belleville City Council met Wednesday, March 14.
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Dwight Kay is convinced he has a message every voter in November's general election can relate to. “A big part of what we’ll be talking about will be pocketbook issues,” Kay told the Metro East Sun.
Tanya Hildenbrand won the GOP primary in Senate District 57 by a landslide over radio talk show host Bob Romanik, garnering approximately 65 percent of the vote to Romanik's 35 percent.
In a four-way GOP primary race for the state Senate seat in the 54th District, Jason Plummer won by a stunning 36.9 percent margin over challengers Ben Stratemeyer, Rafael Him and George Barber.
Rep. Charles Meier (R-Okawville) has been declared the runaway winner over Don Moore in their Republican primary battle in the 108th District.
Dwight Kay has been declared the victor over Wendy Erhart in the Republican primary in the 112th District.
According to BlockShopper.com, there were three reported residential sales in Caseyville for the week of March 4-10, 2018.
Fidelity-Jersey-Ruyle #2 Multi Tax Assessment District, Leef-New Douglas Multi Tax Assessment District and Saline top the list in Metro East with the lowest spending per capita in 2017, Illinois State Comptroller financial reports show.
Amid chants of “Jeanne, Jeanne,” Rep. Jeanne Ives (R-Wheaton) conceded defeat to Gov. Bruce Rauner in the Republican primary late Tuesday night.
It will not be the first time Erika Harold will hear “the winner is.”
U.S. Rep. Mike Bost (R-IL) is projected to hold on to his 12th Congressional District seat, easily besting challenger Preston Nelson in Tuesday's primary.