Quantcast

Latest Belleville, Illinois Stories

2008-08-05 21:00:15

By Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Aug. 5--From the folks who gave you "Helleville, Illannoy," now comes "Un-Happy Birthday." The new independent comedy film by local people who call their movie production company nobudgetmovies will air at 11:30 p.m. Friday at the Lincoln Theater in Belleville.

2008-08-05 21:00:11

By Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Aug. 5--The St. Clair County Sheriff's Department is searching for a sex offender accused of failing to live at his registered address for almost a year.

2008-08-01 18:00:26

By Carolyn P. Smith, Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Aug. 1--EAST ST. LOUIS Police are investigating the theft of more than $40,000 of auto parts from a local retail store for the copper they contain. East St.

2008-08-01 06:00:19

By George Pawlaczyk, Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Aug. 1--LEBANON -- A home developer who destroyed part of a 1,000-year-old buried Mississippian village will pay $144,000 to help protect hundreds of other prehistoric Illinois sites, the Illinois Historic Preservation Agency announced Thursday.

2008-07-22 06:00:00

By Wally Spiers, Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Jul. 22--I STUMBLED onto a German film crew Monday at work that was videotaping a documentary about a woman from Germany who was searching for her long-lost sister in Belleville.

2008-07-12 06:00:13

By Beth Hundsdorfer, Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Jul. 12--BELLEVILLE -- Four Belleville residents accused of fraudulently taking money from Catholic charities earmarked to help the poor pay their rent were indicted Friday by a St. Clair County grand jury. Debra A. Taylor, 34, of 119 N.

2008-07-11 21:00:11

By Beth Hundsdorfer, Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Jul. 11--BELLEVILLE -- Four people accused of fraudulently taking money from Catholic charities earmarked to help the poor pay their rent were indicted Friday by a St. Clair County grand jury. Debra A. Taylor, 34, of 119 N. First St. Apt. D.


Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
Related