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Store that's suing Collinsville to open says it's not a sex shop, it's a boutique

A business that calls itself a boutique, not a sex shop, is suing the city of Collinsville, alleging the city is trying to prohibit the business from opening a store there. After Nebraska-company Zone d'Erotica filed a business license application as a retail business selling clothes and accessorie

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-22 17:58:00

Police looking for suspect in armed robbery at Collinsville Walg - KMOV.com

Police are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery at a Collinsville Walgreens along Beltline Road. The robbery happened around 2:30 a.m. Wednesday. Police said the suspect said he had a gun, but did not show it. He got away with an undisclosed amount of cash and drove away in a white mini van. Th

KMOV - 2017-11-22 16:23:00

Collinsville news and events for the week of Nov. 22

The Collinsville Memorial Library Center has several upcoming events: Weekly events at the library include - Adult Coloring all day, everyday; Baby Boogie at 9:30 a.m. on Wednesdays; Yoga Time at 6;30 p.m. on Wednesdays; Video Game Club at 6 p.m. on Thursdays; Meditation Meetings at 10 a.m. on Satu

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2017-11-22 06:15:00

Collinsville P.D.: Be thankful for your seat belt

Thanksgiving is near and for many that means traveling to spend the holiday with loved ones. No matter how far you're driving for the holiday, whether it's down the road to pick up a pumpkin pie or hundreds of miles to see a distant relative, you could be involved in a crash. If you or anyone in you

ST. LOUIS POST-DISPATCH - 2017-11-22 06:00:00

Woman paints rocks for sisters killed in 2007 crash

The Collinsville community is remembering two teenage sisters killed in a horrific crash on I-64. On November 23, 2007, an Illinois State trooper was texting and driving 126 miles per hour when he struck Jessica and Kelli Uhl. It was the day after Thanksgiving. "It's sad," family friend Becky Loyet

KSDK - 2017-11-23 06:39:00

Medicaid provides hepatitis C drugs after lawsuit challenges policy

Thousands of Missouri Medicaid recipients suffering from hepatitis C are now able to get life-saving medicine to cure the disease. According to a statement from St. Louis University School of Law, three people filed a lawsuit last year that challenged a Missouri Medicaid policy that only provided ne

KSDK - 2017-11-22 00:04:00

Police looking Walgreens robbery suspect

COLLINSVILLE, Ill. - Police are looking for a man shown in surveillance video robbing a Walgreens in Collinsville, Illinois, early Wednesday morning. Police said the man entered the store, pulled his coat over his face and asked the cashier for a pack of cigarettes. He then pulled out a gun and dema

KSDK - 2017-11-22 22:41:00

Wrong-way driver released from jail because he was missing doctor appointments

The man accused of driving the wrong way on Illinois 15 and crashing head-on into a car was released from jail Tuesday after a judge ruled the jail was inadequately staffed to handle his many medical appointments. Kevin G. Helfrich, 54, was taken into custody Oct. 17 on a $750,000 bail - which meant

NEWS-DEMOCRAT - 2017-11-22 21:26:00

Seymour police warn residents of bear in town

Tara O'Neill Updated 5:09 pm, Wednesday, November 22, 2017 Seymour police warn residents of bear in town 1 / 41 Back to Gallery SEYMOUR - Lions and tigers, but - most importantly - a bear. The police department took to social media to inform residents that a large bear has been seen roaming around

REGISTER CITIZEN - 2017-11-22 22:50:39

Long lost Seymour siblings find each other through DNA test kit

SEYMOUR - A trio of local siblings have a lot to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. That's because Peter Sampiere and his sister Kim Sampiere found out earlier this year they have another sibling. That long-lost sister they never knew about was the one who found them, through an online DNA kit. It g

NEW HAVEN REGISTER - 2017-11-22 17:53:06

Victims identified in double fatal crash in Waterbury

WATERBURY - Police said they are investigating a double fatal crash in Waterbury. The crash happened around midnight near 560 Wolcott Street. Police said when they arrived, they found two people from the car dead. The two men were identified as Clarence Lewis, 22, and Antonio Joseph Santos, 20, acco

FOX61.COM - 2017-11-22 10:04:15

ID of Child, 3, Killed In Waterbury Crash Released, 3 Injured

WATERBURY, CT - Connecticut State Police released new details in the fatal accident involving a three-year-old child and three others who were seriously injured Tuesday evening including a 1-year-old child. At 3:45 p.m. Waterbury Police Officers, operating an unmarked Ford Crown Victoria, attempted

PATCH - 2017-11-22 13:37:30

Driver charged with manslaughter in connection to deadly crash

Zekhi Eric Lee, 18, shown in the middle, was arraigned in Waterbury Superior Court Wednesday morning. Jonathan Shugarts / Republican-American WATERBURY - An 18-year-old driver of a vehicle that had been pursued by police Tuesday evening was charged with manslaughter Wednesday afternoon in connection


Police: 2 dead after crash crashes into Waterbury house

WATERBURY, Conn. (AP) - Connecticut police are trying to figure out if a car crash that killed two people is connected to a dispute in a nearby shopping plaza just before the crash. Waterbury officers responded to the scene late Tuesday and found two occupants of a sedan dead after the vehicle struc

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-22 16:04:56

2 People Killed After Car Hits Pole, House In Waterbury: Report

WATERBURY, CT - A night of tragedy in Waterbury as three people are dead, three others seriously injured after two separate motor vehicle accidents occurred. At 4 p.m. Tuesday a car that was trying to flee from police struck four pedestrians on a sidewalk, killing a three-year-old child and seriousl

PATCH - 2017-11-22 13:58:22

For the Record: Thankful songs

"I Thank You" Sam & Dave Originally written by David Porter and Isaac Hayes, the song was recorded by Sam & Dave for release in 1968. It reached number nine on the Billboard pop singles chart. ZZ Top covered the song for its 1979 album "Deguello," and the band released it as a single the following


Oakland County Deputy Killed During Overnight Police Chase

The Oakland County sheriff says one of his deputies was killed during an overnight police chase. The sheriff says the police pursuit started around 12:30 Thursday morning on I-69 to M-15 in Lapeer County. The deputy was outside his patrol car, about to use stop sticks, when the suspect hit the deput

9&10 NEWS - 2017-11-23 11:11:12

Amnesty decries 'gruesome' torture tool find at Paris fair

BRUSSELS (AP) - Human rights group Amnesty International says its staff have found torture equipment for sale at a military and police trade fair in Paris in contravention of European Union laws. Amnesty said Wednesday that researchers found equipment including "spiked batons, spiked electric shock

TRAVERSE CITY RECORD-EAGLE - 2017-11-22 14:20:07

Christmas Tree lighting ceremony added to list of events for Evergreen Festival

REED CITY - Christmas at the Crossroads is ready to take off. The more than 50-year-old tradition is set to return on Friday, Nov. 24, and Saturday, Nov. 25, with events taking place throughout the city under the theme of "The Gift of Giving." Festivities begin with the Arts and Craft Show. On Nov.

CADILLAC NEWS - 2017-11-22 05:00:00

Lincoln memorabilia donated to Chase library

CHASE - The members of the Chase Township Public Library take their history seriously, beginning with the Civil War veterans who founded the town. One could imagine the Abraham [...] CHASE - The members of the Chase Township Public Library take their history seriously, beginning with the Civil War v