Upcoming session on Thursday, September 28 O’FALLON, IL — HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital has started a new support group to serve women with cancer in our region. The Metro-East Women’s Cancer Support Group meetings are held on the fourth Thursday of the month. The next session is scheduled for Thursday, September 28 at The Rec in Fairview Heights at 5:30 p.m. Future meetings in the fall and winter will transition to virtual. The intent of the group is to build a supportive community for local women
I WANT TO SEE YOU COUPLES RETREAT FRIDAY, OCTOBER 27, 4:00 PM THROUGH SUNDAY, OCTOBER 29, AT 2:00 PM KING’S HOUSE AT THE NATIONAL SHRINE OF OUR LADY OF THE SNOWS Beginning Friday, October 27, at 4:00 pm through Sunday, October 29, at 2:00 pm, the couples retreat allows you to experience our “I Want to See You” silent retreat while encompassing your togetherness as a couple. This retreat centers on the story of the man born blind. Come and share the experience of being noticed by Jesus, touched,
Community organizations joint forces to offer FREE prostate cancer screening tests, September 23, 20
(O’FALLON, IL) –September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month and early detection is key to saving lives, which is why several Metro East community organizations and healthcare providers are collaborating to offer FREE prostate cancer screenings and education on Saturday, Sept. 23, 2023. The event will be from 8 to 11 a.m. at The Rec, 9950 Bunkum Road in Fairview Heights, Ill. The American Cancer Society estimates that the U.S. had about 268,490 new cases of prostate cancer with about 34,500 deaths in
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22, 2023, 1:00 PM TO 3:00 PM NATIONAL SHRINE OF OUR LADY OF THE SNOWS On Sunday, October 22, the National Shrine of Our Lady of the Snows in Belleville, Ill., will offer an Interfaith program entitled “Jewish and Christian Views on the Stories of Creation and the First Sin.” The stories of creation and the first sin in the Book of Genesis are core to how we understand the world and our role in it . But is there more than one way to interpret them? For centuries Jewish and
Fairview Heights, IL – September 13, 2023 The Rehabilitation Institute of Town & Country has made some rapid advances with IMPACT Strategies, Inc. at the helm as the construction manager. With the foresight of utilizing prefabricated exterior wall panels, the entire perimeter wall system was erected in nine working days allowing for the roof to be completed in two weeks following the wall erection process. The building will soon be fully secure and weather- tight. Under the design guidance of Gresham
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEContact: Tina Tebbe, Director of Institutional Communications, McKendree University, (618) 537-6865, email@example.com; www.mckendree.eduMajor General John Bartrum ‘90 to Speak at McKendree University Oct. 5(LEBANON, Ill., September 13, 2023) – Major General John J. Bartrum, Chief Executive Officer of Brightstar Innovation Group, LLC, and the mobilization assistant to the surgeon general of the Air Force and Space Force, will be coming to McKendree University to speak on Thursday,
Swansea, IL - TWM, Inc., one of the top 10 largest engineering and geospatial firms in the greater St. Louis area, is proud to announce the launch of its newly redesigned website at www.twm-inc.com. The new TWM website features streamlined navigation and a responsive, scrolling page design that makes the website’s content highly accessible to users. Visitors can easily and quickly find the information they need about TWM services. New website features include content by services and projects, a
(LEBANON, Ill., September 14, 2023) – The past two years have been especially fruitful for McKendree University as they continue seeing great success in their Clear Path initiative. Within this past year alone, the university has seen an increase in several enrollment aspects, including online undergraduate students (up 12 percent), total graduate student hours (up 23 percent) and total undergraduate students (up 5 percent). There have also been steady increases in several online programs, including the
Accolades to include the Peter Akers Award, Loyal Service, Academy of Excellence, Rising Stars, Sports Hall of Fame(LEBANON, Ill., September 19, 2023) - McKendree University will honor several of its accomplished alumni at its annual award dinner on Saturday, Oct. 21 at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at the Arch. Chosen by the alumni board, the 2023 awardees have made their mark in their professions, communities and at their alma mater.This year’s winners include the following:Peter Akers AwardDan Lett of St.
Recovery Through Movement is hosting workshops exploring the biomechanics and motor coordination of the spine and pelvis through a combination of anatomical demonstration and active movement education. Our focus will be the optimal use of muscles, head positioning, and pelvic structure to improve spinal function during normal movements in which we bend, extend and twist the spine.
Southern Illinois – Full-service digital marketing agency, New Adventure Web Design & Digital Marketing, has announced its free video audit available to small business owners in the St. Louis Metro Area and Southern Illinois region. The free video audits will inform & educate business owners to the minor and major problems affecting their business’ visibility on Google Maps. The review will also go over other important areas like Google Organic visibility, business data/citations, website user experience,