Covered in Chocolate Bistro and Catering moves to Breese
Covered in Chocolate Bistro and Catering recently moved from Carlyle to 541 N. 3rd St. in Breese. Owner Jamie Kohrmann runs daily operations at the bistro, while her sister, Hollie Sensel, does all the specialty cakes and decorating.
Don Nedobeck shares his passion for art with residents of Grand Manor in Swansea. Nedobeck specializes in creating whimsical creatures with a heavy emphasis on cats. Nedobeck has been a regular at Belleville's Art on the Square.
A jury began deliberations in the retrial of Michael Burgund on charges of child molestation. In 2011, he confessed to molesting two toddlers, but he later recanted, alleging that he never abused the girls and was coerced into his confession.
Copper Fire Bar and Eatery, located at 200 East Main Street Belleville, Illinois is making adjustments and taking in customer feedback. The restaurant uses the innovative Italian UNOX Ovens and doesn’t use fryers or grills to cook their food.
Video: Highland IL city officials hosted a informational meeting on a new rental inspection program set to start in June in Southern Illinois, near Belleville, IL and St. Louis, MO. Landlords share opinions about the new program.
Fourth-grade students at Harmony/Emge school in Belleville raised $450 to adopt a bald eagle through World Bird Sanctuary. Liberty, a 25-year-old male bald eagle, and Sunny Unnerstall with World Bird Sanctuary gave a presentation to the students.
East St. Louis High School sophomore Willie Johnson, who holds a top 5 time in the 400-meter dash state wide, talks about the school board's decision to reinstate the team for post-season competition. The decision is not yet final.