Explore Glen Carbon, IL

By Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs)
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"I didn't realize there was a neighborhood back there!" That's the most common comment that I get when showing homes to prospective buyers in the Ginger Creek neighborhood of Glen Carbon, Illinois. The entrance to the popular subdivision is filled with professional office buildings that house med...

By Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs)
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Take a leisurely drive down Meridian Road in Glen Carbon and you'll pass the entrance to the lovely Somerset subdivision on the west side of the street. (Heed my advice and be sure the drive is "leisurely," if you know what I mean, because the speed limit is just 30 mph on Meridian.) Currently th...

By Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs)
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Once apon a time, Glen Carbon, Illinois was just a small coal-mining village on the east side of the Mississippi River near St. Louis.  But today the thriving town is ranked as one of Money magazine's 2009 Top 100 Places to Live. Learn more about Money's ranking here. The village's children atten...

By Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs)
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We knew it all along, of course, but it's nice to hear someone else say it:  Glen Carbon, Illinois has been named among Money Magazine's Top 100 Places to Live.  The publication's researchers fanned out across the country this year to find America's top small towns. They looked at housing, school...

By Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs)
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Yanda Log Cabin Opens for 2009The historic Yanda Log Cabin in Old Town Glen Carbon (pictured right) is now open for the season.  The cabin and grounds are available for rent for special events. Call 288-7271 for reservation information. The Yanda Log Cabin is located at 148 South Main Street in G...

By Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs)
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Pssst, hey Buddy, want to dump an old computer?  No, the streets of Edwardsville and Glen Carbon aren't suddenly filled with shady characters offering to take your out-of-date electronics. It's actually Madison County's recycling program kicking into high gear just in time for spring cleaning. Yo...

By Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs)
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March is coming in like a lion at the award-winning Glen Carbon Centennial Library. Get ready to release your tensions at a series of free yoga classes. Bring your own mat and enjoy the sessions held at 6:30 p.m. tonight, March 3, and again on the 17th and 31st. Would you like to join the Library...

By Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs)
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The Madison County Recycling Program is hard at work again helping everyone stay safe and green. if you have household hazardous waste, it can be turned in on Saturday, September 27 from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m.  Just take your items to the Madison County Wood River Facility at 101 E. Edwardsville Roa...

By Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR
(RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs)
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Glen Carbon, Illinois is beautiful anyway, but the G.L.E.N. (Gardening,Landscaping,Enhancing Nature) Committee is working to make it look even better. They're hosting a special meeting at the Glen Carbon Community Center on August 13, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. The committee will be viewing plans for the ...

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