The Trio Original Europaschwung performs at the Hofbräuhaus near Chicago. The band, which hails from Germany, also performed Wednesday, March 21 at the Hofbräuhaus in Belleville for a private invitation-only event. The Hofbräuhaus has not yet opened to the public.
The new Hofbrauhaus St. Louis being built on the Mississippi River bluffs in Belleville, IL, has seen some delays. Here are the different target dates and progress of the German restaurant and brewery.
A slide show of photos from Three Springs Park Trail in Shiloh was created by Jen Cochran, grant coordinator for Metro East Park and Recreation District, which helped fund its construction. The trail is asphalt and therefore handicap-accessible, but dogs aren't allowed.
Former East St. Louis Township supervisor Oliver Hamilton and his sister juggled state grant funds and an unauthorized loan to have money to pay Hamilton's government credit card bill. They also used state money to pay teens working summer jobs at private businesses.
Sabrina Stauffenberg's brother, Glenn Stauffenberg, said he was overwhelmed that Glenn Ramey was sentenced to 60 years in prison in connection to the 8-year-old's rape and killing in November 2016. He said his little sister "would absolutely have peace now."
Hundreds are expected to hit the streets of downtown O'Fallon on Saturday. While the protest is not a school event, it is spearheaded by O'Fallon Township High School seniors, like Claire Wilcox, who started their own O'Fallon chapter of the March For Our Lives global movement to raise awareness for school safety in the wake of recent increased school shootings.