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Tarrant and Harman opens Carlinville office

A grand opening celebration for the newest business on the Carlinville Public Square was a well-attended event […]

Cash Mob event held Saturday at gazebo

Carlinville, like so many small towns across America, is experiencing a resurgence of participation, patriotism and cooperation.  […]

Shop Local First new member is Scott Outdoor

One of the newest members of Shop Local First is Scott Outdoor Adventure Retreat and Campground (Camp […]

Boente is newest Shop Local First member

By day, Sarah Boente is a reading aide at Carlinville Primary School, but on nights and weekends […]

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 […]