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Farmers Market | Alton Main Street

Farmers Market | Alton Main Street

Welcome to Second Sitting Consignment Shop

Second Sitting Consignments, Used Furniture and Used Furniture

Welcome to Alton, Illinois | Feature Stories - Great River Road Getaway

John M. Olin Nature Preserve - Godfrey, Illinois

The Biggest Birthday Bash in full-throttle at the Missouri Missouri History Museum in Forest Park!

Chuck Berry enters the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Chuck Berry was among the inaugural class to be accepted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones inducted Berry at the event, claiming, “it is hard for me to induct Chuck Berry, because I lifted every lick he ever played.” Other pioneering rock n’ roll figures inducted that night included Elvis Presley, Ray Charles, James Brown, Buddy Holly, Jerry Lee Lewis, and the Everly Brothers.

The idea that changed a city. Eero Saarinen sketch of Gateway Arch, St Louis #architecture #stl

The Jewel Box, one of the many jewels of Forest Park. #stl

frank lloyd wright house in Kirkwood, mo.--must see everything of his that I can.

ST. LOUIS-STYLE PIZZA - St. Louis-style pizza has a super thin crust topped with pizza sauce, provel cheese and Italian seasoning. It’s one of the quickest homemade pizzas you can make being the crust doesn’t have yeast in it and it takes all of 12 minutes to bake. If you have a pizza craving at six you can be eating a fresh, hot square of pizza by six-thirty.

Nothing is better than an Imo's salad with Provel cheese!

Read up on the history of gooey butter cake at Explore St. Louis!

Cakeway to the West 2014 250th celebration of St. Louis

Photos of Robert Wadlow - The Tallest Person in History Robert Pershing Wadlow (1918 – 1940) is the tallest person in history for whom there is irrefutable evidence. Wadlow is sometimes known as the Alton Giant or Giant of Illinois because he was born and grew up in Alton, Illinois. Wadlow reached 8 ft 11.1 in (2.72 m) in height and weighed 439 lb (199 kg) at his death at age 22.

Belair Drive In Theatre ....Mitchell, Madison County, Illinois

alton illinois map | Madison County ILGenWeb - Alton Penitentiary/Civil War Prison

Clark Bridge, Alton (Ill.), 3 April 2009 This is the William Clark Bridge (named for the Clark of "Lewis & Clark") that spans the Mississippi River between Alton in Madison County, Illinois, and Missouri. It is a "cable-stay" design, photographed on Friday afternoon, 03 April 2009.

Entrance sign to Hamel, Illinois on Route 66. Hamel is where the two Metro East alignments of Route 66 part ways, the earlier path heading through Edwardsville and Mitchell towards the Chain of Rocks Bridge and the Show Me State. The later corridor heads further south towards Troy and Collinsville before heading into Missouri from East Saint Louis. Title: Entrance sign to Hamel, Illinois, Route 66 on July 22, 2009. (Carol M. Highsmith's America, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs Divisi

The Religious Center, Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. The Religious Center sits astride the 90th western meridian of longitude. The dome is inscribed with the outlines of the continents and oceans, with Edwardsville at the top of the dome.

Hiway House Motor Hotel in 1964 3023 Godfrey Rd Alton, IL Altons Newest and Finest Accomodations - Dining Room - Coffee Shop - Swimming Pool - T.V. - Wired Music - Free Transportation to Our Boat at Clifton Terrace and to Civic Memorial Airport