Office/warehouse leased in Sauget

SCF Real Estate, LLC leased a 14,520-square-foot office/warehouse at 1 Riverview Ave., Sauget, to Brock Industrial Services, LLC. BARBERMurphy Group represented both parties. *** Just close a commercial real estate deal in Southwestern Illinois? Tell us about it. We’ll need to know the buyer/lessee, whether it’s sale or lease, type of building/property, size of building/property,…

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Warehouse sold in Southern Illinois

Airtex Products, LLP sold an 18,000-square-foot warehouse at 605 Southwest 10th St., Fairfield, to Midwest Foodbank NFP. BARBERMurphy Group represented both parties. *** Just close a commercial real estate deal in Southwestern Illinois? Tell us about it. We’ll need to know the buyer/lessee, whether it’s sale or lease, type of building/property, size of building/property, the…

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Mascoutah man wins $100,000 in Illinois Lottery

A Mascoutah resident played a Million $$ Match ticket in the Illinois Lottery and instantly won a $100,000 prize. John Wright was at Speedi-Chek, 1040 W. Main St., in Mascoutah, when he bought and scratched his Million $$ Match ticket. “I was shocked when I saw the $100,000 prize amount. I signed the back of…

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Simmons shareholders play roles at National Asbestos Litigation Conference

ALTON – Simmons Hanly Conroy shareholders Perry J. Browder and James Kramer participated in Perrin Conferences’ Asbestos Litigation Conference: A National Overview & Outlook. Browder (top) served as co-chair, and James “Jim” M. Kramer participated in a mock trial at the event held Sept. 25-27 in San Francisco. The conference, which attracted hundreds of attendees,…

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SIUE School of Nursing sees enrollment surge

The Southern Illinois University Edwardsville School of Nursing is reporting an approximate 40 percent increase in new students enrolled for fall 2017. The graduate programs are all experiencing enrollment growth, with the most notable increases occurring in the Doctor of Nursing Practice specializations. The school awards doctoral degrees for post-master’s advanced practice nurses, as well…

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Next installment of Madison County tax bill due, treasurer says

EDWARDSVILLE- Madison County Treasurer Chris Slusser is reminding taxpayers that the third installment of their tax bill is due. “I want to remind everyone that the third of four tax installments will be due Oct. 6,” Slusser said. “Our office is open for business from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.” Slusser reminds…

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City of O’Fallon adds four new police officers

O’FALLON – The hiring of four police officers brings the city police force up to full staffing for the first time in seven years, the mayor said. New officers George Fender, Cloee Frank, Justin Ellis and Nicholas Luttrell were introduced to the City Council this month. “I congratulate each of these employees on their achievement…

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