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Thursday, November 30, 2017
McKAY NAPA RAISES OVER $64,000 FOR MAKE-A-WISH IL LOCAL CHILDRENCelebrating 80-Years of Customer Service… McKay NAPA Auto Parts, with its 20 Central and Midwest Illinois locations raised another huge benefit in 2017 for the Illinois Chapter of Make-A-Wish.  McKay, the Family Owned & Operated Corporation since 1937, once again held a variety of fundraisers throughout this year culminating with ...read more
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Korte & Luitjohan Finalist AGCMO Keystone Awards  Korte & Luitjohan received the distinct honor of being selected as a finalist in the Under $25 Million Category of the AGCMO Keystone Awards for the renovation of the Washington County Courthouse in Nashville, IL.  Keystone Awards are given to contractors who exhibit excellence in achieving solutions to the obstacles and challenges faced during a ...read more
Thursday, November 30, 2017
EDWARDSVILLE, Ill – The Illinois Eta Chapter of Sigma Phi Epsilon at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville announced today a fundraising total of $9,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Illinois from its recent Greek Goddess philanthropy event.   The chapter increased its fundraising revenue by 73% at its annual philanthropic event as compared to the 2016 event. Greek Goddess is ...read more
Thursday, November 30, 2017
SHILOH, Ill., Nov. 2, 2017- The festive ensemble of song, dance, drama and comedy known as "A Merry Christmas Kaleidoscope" is back at Faith Family Church once again Dec. 1-3 at the church’s campus in Shiloh.   This brand new show will feature some Christmas classics as well as contemporary pieces, Big Band, and a cappella.  In addition to the traditional Christmas story, the show includes ...read more
Thursday, November 30, 2017
O’FALLON, ILL. (Nov. 20, 2017) - Visionary Wealth Advisors today announced Mike Clark has joined the Leadership Council Southwestern Illinois’ Board of Directors. The Leadership Council’s membership of more than 200 area leaders works to unite business, industry, government, education and labor for economic growth in Southwestern Illinois.  Mike Clark is a Senior Wealth Advisor at Visionary ...read more
Thursday, November 30, 2017
EDWARDSVILLE, IL, NOVEMBER 20, 2017 – TheBANK of Edwardsville recently opened its newest location in St. Charles, Mo.  The St. Charles Center, located at 3050 West Clay St., Suite 100, is a loan production office that will focus exclusively on lending related services including commercial, mortgage and retail loans. “We’re excited to be in the St. Charles area,” said Kevin Powers, president and ...read more
Thursday, November 30, 2017
LSI Properties, LLC leased a 25,750 SF Industrial Space at 4200 Horseshoe Lake Road, Pontoon Beach, IL to Boise Cascade Building Materials Distribution, LLC.   BARBERMurphy Group represented both parties.  JVA Retail, LLC leased a 12,000 SF retail building at 4967 IL Route 159, Maryville, IL to Kennelwood Village, Inc. BARBERMurphy Group represented the Lessor.  Pongpitoon, LLC sold a 12,000 SF ...read more
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Korte & Luitjohan would like to announce the addition of Eric Kues as a project manager.    Eric has an extensive project background gained from over 17 years in the construction industry.  His diverse experience includes new construction, additions and renovations in the commercial, industrial, educational and medical markets.  Korte & Luitjohan looks forward to incorporating his experiences and ...read more
Thursday, November 30, 2017
The National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows in Belleville, Ill., is holding its 9th Annual Way of Lights 5K Competitive Run & 1.5 Mile Fun Walk on Saturday, January 6, 2018, at 6:30 p.m.  Check-in time begins at 5 p.m.   Cost:  $30 Run after Friday, December 8 $35 Cost:  $20 Walk after Friday, December 8 $25 Packet pick up times at the Shrine Visitor Center, Info Desk Thursday, January 4 – 9 ...read more
Thursday, November 30, 2017
  FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, ILLINOIS – When the City of Fairview Heights began moving forward with plans to build a recreation complex they looked for a construction partner with long standing ties to the community, someone they could trust to help make their vision for this new facility a reality.   “A couple of years ago when Mayor Mark Kupsky came in, he had a lot of new ideas for our City and a ...read more
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
IRS News Update for Early November 2017  UPCOMING Local Events and Webinars –  Free IRS Webinar, “Avoiding the Top Tax Mistakes Small Businesses Make (Spanish Language)”Date:  November 14, 2017Time:  4:00 PM CSTTo register for this event, use the following ...read more
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
EMANUELE FONTANINI TO VISIT SHRINE GIFT SHOP Sunday, November 26, 2017, 3 - 6 p.m.  National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows____________________________________________________________________   The Shrine Gift Shop welcomes Emanuele Fontanini on Sunday, November 26 from 3 - 6 p.m. Emanuele is one of the fourth-generation of family members now leading the celebrated House of Fontanini in Bagni ...read more
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
TWIN OAKS, MO - Combining a solid existing client relationship with pre-project coordination is saving months of time for the owner of a $53 million mixed-use construction venture that is the biggest project in the Village of Twin Oaks’ history.  Swansea, Ill.-based Holland Construction Services (Holland) Project Executive Doug Weber says the work Holland is performing to transform the 11-acre ...read more
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Ogbah’s African Market Holds a Ribbon Cutting  O’FALLON-SHILOH—The O’Fallon-Shiloh Chamber of Commerce joined new chamber member Linda Ogbah Faas as she celebrated the opening of Ogbah’s African Market located at 110 West State Street in O’Fallon on October 26th with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony.      This new business provides local shoppers with an escape into Africa. With goods from Nigeria, ...read more
Thursday, November 09, 2017
Edward Jones Reaches $1 Trillion in Assets under CareThe achievement is a vote of confidence in the firm's unique partnership model, where the associates doing the work that creates our success have the potential to share in the firm's ownership. As a partnership owned by its current and former associates, the firm can more easily make long-term decisions to better serve clients without having to ...read more
Wednesday, November 08, 2017
48th ANNUAL WAY OF LIGHTS DISPLAYNovember 17 – January 1, 2018  National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows  The Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate and Shrine staff  invite you to the 48th annual Way of Lights Christmas Display, November 17 – January 1, 2018.  Outdoors: Over one million white lights are featured along a 1.5- mile route depicting the Journey to Bethlehem.   Camel, Donkey and ...read more
Friday, November 03, 2017
AEI Exchange Services, Inc. sold an absolute net leased KinderCare Learning Center in Ballwin, MO to Big Bend Road, Inc. BARBERMurphy Group represented the Buyer.  Collinsville, LLC leased a 20,050 SF industrial space located at 1700 St. Louis Road, Collinsville, IL to United Refrigeration, Inc.  BARBERMurphy Group represented both parties.  Central Park Plaza Condominiums, LLC sold a 4.9 acre ...read more
Wednesday, November 01, 2017
GCS DONATES $855 TO BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS   Belleville, IL - GCS Credit Union employees joined together to raise $855.00 to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwestern Illinois for a surprise donation in November. For more than 100 years, Big Brothers Big Sisters has operated under the belief that inherent in every child is the ability to succeed and thrive in life. As the nation’s ...read more
Friday, October 27, 2017
Frank Brinegar, Chief Commercial Banking Officer at Providence Bank, is pleased to announce the addition of Nicole C. Klaas as Assistant Vice President, Treasury Management Sales. In her role, Klaas will be responsible for sales of the bank’s commercial treasury products in the St. Louis and Illinois markets.    Klaas has over 18 years of banking experience with 10 of those years being in ...read more