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Fairview Heights fable

The Madison County Record Feb. 1, 2009, 1:34am

There once was a Metro-East city that tried to collect a tax from some of its own people, and others in Illinois, too.

OK, Illinoisans: We've had our moments/hours in the spotlight

Ed Murnane Feb. 1, 2009, 2:21am

I was born in Chicago and I have been a legal resident of Illinois for 94% of my life -- only a stint in Washington interrupted. I love the city and the state.

The circus won't be the same

Dan Proft Feb. 1, 2009, 2:24am

It is just a matter of days now and yet I still have not reconciled my feelings about Rod Blagojevich's removal from office.

Health care in the balance

The Madison County Record Feb. 1, 2009, 6:26am

To the editor:

Kroger spared grilling by Tillery in soggy chicken case

Steve Korris Feb. 2, 2009, 12:10am

Tillery Stephen Tillery of St. Louis has settled an eight-year-old class action claim that Tyson Foods reaped unjust profit by selling soggy chickens.

Woman claims injuries in collision

Kelly Holleran Feb. 2, 2009, 3:33am

A woman who claims her neck, back, shoulders, right hand and body were injured after an accident has filed suit against the man who collided with her.

Route 161 accident is subject of suit

Kelly Holleran Feb. 2, 2009, 4:29am

Sonji R. Palmer has filed suit against Fathiyyah A.H. Salahuddin, alleging she was injured after Salahuddin collided with her.

Woman in wheelchair claims injuries aboard bus

Kelly Holleran Feb. 2, 2009, 5:27am

A St. Clair County woman claims she was injured as she was riding in her wheelchair on a bus.

Man shot at Belleville bar sues

Kelly Holleran Feb. 2, 2009, 7:42am

A man who was shot while visiting a Belleville bar has filed suit against the business.

Payless Car Rental sues St. Louis Car Rental

Kelly Holleran Feb. 2, 2009, 8:44am

Payless Car Rental Systems has filed suit against St. Louis Car Rental and its owners, Brian and Pamela Bauer, alleging they failed to pay more than $120,000 for materials delivered to them.

Woman claims injuries in Church Street accident

Kelly Holleran Feb. 2, 2009, 9:46am

A woman claims she was injured in an automobile accident after another woman collided with her.

Driver without license crossed center line, suit claims

Kelly Holleran Feb. 2, 2009, 10:47am

A Missouri woman claims she was injured after a Missouri man who did not have a license drove a vehicle across the dividing line of traffic and collided with her.

Remington Place claims value of property is less than fair market

Kelly Holleran Feb. 3, 2009, 12:17am

Remington Place has filed suit against John Honchak Sr. and Phyllis Chartrand, alleging Honchak did not convey the full amount of land described in a warranty deed.

Suit claims driver failed to exercise proper control of wayward car

Kelly Holleran Feb. 3, 2009, 12:22am

A Jersey County woman claims she was injured while riding in a car a Madison County woman was driving after the car went off the street and down a hill.

U-turn at intersection causes accident, suit claims

Kelly Holleran Feb. 3, 2009, 2:29am

A man claims he was injured after another man tried to pull a U-turn in front of his vehicle, but collided with him instead.

Fairview Heights accident is subject of suit

Kelly Holleran Feb. 3, 2009, 4:00am

A woman claiming she was hit by a driver pulling out of a McDonald's restaurant two years ago in Fairview Heights has filed suit.

Motorcyclist sues driver over Cahokia accident

Kelly Holleran Feb. 3, 2009, 4:13am

Robert Little Eagle has filed suit against Gregory Williams, alleging he was injured after Williams struck him while he was riding on a motorcycle.

Bus driver complains of injuries in accident

Kelly Holleran Feb. 3, 2009, 4:25am

A woman claims she was injured after a man struck the side of the Freightliner bus she was driving.

Tourniquet left on too long, med mal suit claims

Kelly Holleran Feb. 3, 2009, 4:27am

A Madison County man has filed suit against Kenneth Hall Regional Hospital, alleging employees at the hospital failed to remove a tourniquet from his arm.

Woman claims her lawyer failed to show up in courtroom

Kelly Holleran Feb. 3, 2009, 4:32am

An East St. Louis woman has filed suit against a Carbondale attorney, alleging he caused numerous cases she filed to be dismissed because he failed to show up in the courtroom.