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Still lots of interest in a story about a man gunned down after beer was spilled at a Sauget convenience store on Saturday.
Circle K is buying the two Belleville QuikTrips, business reporter Will Buss says in his weekly retail roundup column. It’s the latest round of expansion by the convenience store chain here.
The Corner Chill and Grill has opened in Belleville, Buss reports; it’s at 341 Centreville Ave. and features a remodeled interior and new outside dining.
After a tough loss to Pittsburgh Sunday, the St. Louis Cardinals have to quickly turn their attention to the Chicago Cubs, who arrive in town for a three-day series starting Monday night. “This will be a good opportunity to get rid of this one quick, really,” Cardinals manager Mike Matheny told BND’s David Wilhelm and other reporters.
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