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Council honors Rotary’s 90th year

During the March 2 meeting of Carlinville City Council, Mayor Deanna Demuzio and members of the council […]

Starr’s Primal Meats joins SLF

It might seem a little odd to have a store that sells only meat and alcohol, but […]

CNB Bank and Trust donates to CPSF

SLF recognizes classes for tree-decorating contest

Shop Local First (SLF) of Carlinville sponsored a tree-decorating contest over the holiday season in which classes […]

Take It to Town recognized at Hometown Awards

The Federated Church’s Take It to Town event has been a fixture in the Carlinville community for […]

Action Digital Video joins Shop Local First

For about 30 years, Deb Young has been recording people’s treasured moments through her company, Action Digital […]

Annual Chamber dinner honors local residents

The Carlinville Chamber of Commerce honored selected local residents during  its annual dinner Dec. 4 at Blackburn […]

CAH hosts groundbreaking for medical office building

The Carlinville Area Hospital (CAH) Association board of directors hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for a $7.5 million […]

Cash Mob set for Aug. 16

Carlinville’s Shop Local First organization recently announced that its seventh Cash Mob shopping promotion will take place […]

Cash mob benefits Main Street Florist

By Misty Fritz Nearly a dozen shoppers turned out Thursday evening, Aug. 15, for Shop Local First’s […]