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    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    A second Spring Cleanup and Recycling Day is being planned by Keep Carbondale Beautiful, to be held on Saturday, May 6, from 9 to noon at Attucks Park. Executive Director Sarah Heyer said, “The cleanup on the 22nd brought out 50 brave souls, but others opted to take a raincheck. So there will be a second round.” Once again, Keep Carbondale Beautiful is putting out the call for ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    With less than four months until the solar eclipse, the City of Carbondale is encouraging all businesses to give their properties some extra attention as the community prepares to welcome thousands of visitors. Improvements include touching up paint, landscaping upgrades, repairing sidewalks and repainting parking lots. Carbondale Mayor John “Mike” Henry said, “If we all work ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    Carbondale Main Street is partnering with the SIU Fermentation Science Institute and Southern Illinois Brewers to present the CarbondALE Brew Fest! This festival will feature more than 30 brews from all over the US, including ones from local breweries as well as those from Indiana, Missouri, Louisiana, and Pennsylvania. CarbondALE Brew Fest will be held at the Town Square Pavilion on Friday, May ...read more
    Wednesday, April 26, 2017
    The Community Farmers Market will not host an outdoor market in 2017. The market, previously held in downtown Carbondale on Wednesdays from 3-6 p.m., received generous community support from important stakeholders - adjacent businesses, WDBX radio, local musicians, SIH, Jackson County Health Department, and community gardeners during the past two years. Despite generous support from community ...read more
    Categories: Community, Economic
    Thursday, April 20, 2017
    Courtesy of The Southern Illinoisan CARBONDALE — WalletHub, the personal-finance website, recently conducted an in-depth analysis of 2017’s best small cities in which to start a business, and ranked Carbondale second in the United States, according to a news release from the website. Carbondale ranked first in labor costs and average growth in number of small businesses. The survey, ...read more
    Categories: Chamber, Chamber of Commerce, Community, Economic, General News Article
    Tuesday, April 18, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Carbondale in the 1960s: Historic Photos from Tom Davis Carbondale Community Arts is pleased to announce the exhibit, Carbondale in the 1960s: Historic Photos from Tom Davis at the Corridor Gallery in the Carbondale Civic Center. This exhibit highlights a collection of black and white photographs capturing daily life and historic events that took place in Carbondale in the ...read more
    Categories: Community
    Tuesday, April 04, 2017
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For Kids’ Sake Art Auction is Open Carbondale - We are thrilled to announce the Opening of the 17th Annual For Kids' Sake Art Auction , running through April 28 at Longbranch Café & Bakery, 100 E. Jackson Street and Hair Brains Salon, 127 N. Washington Street, in Carbondale, IL. The Auction features over 200 pieces of art from Southern Illinois, ...read more
    Categories: Community
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