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Updated – Man charged with assaulting 6-year-old on Collinsville school bus

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Updated Nov. 18 at 10 a.m. with information about prior complaint from parent A man who is accused of walking onto a Collinsville school bus Monday morning and threatening a 6-year-old boy with a belt if the boy did not stop bullying his daughter was charged with assault and battery Monday. Malvain Crain, 33, of […]

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Collinsville’s premier social and fundraising event to benefit Unit 10 literacy program

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A table of trees and decorations at the 2013 Festival of Trees / Photo by Roger Starkey

The premier social event each year in Collinsville is also the premier fundraising event. For 20 years, people have put on their finest clothes and mingled with friends and community leaders at the annual Festival of Trees, while raising more than $500,000 for local charities. More than $30,000 was raised in 2013 for Collinsville Charities […]

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