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Wes WoodellWhat’s Happening This Weekend – 07/19/24-07/21/24Jul. 19th, 2024

What’s Happening This Weekend – 07/19/24-07/21/24

Know of upcoming events in Collinsville, Maryville, Troy, Marine or St. Jacob that should be included in WhirLocal Collinsville-Triad?  Email [email protected] to get your event added. Here are the happenings this weekend. Soap Making Class for Teens and Adults When: Saturday July 20 at…
Elyssa at WhirLocalEnjoy Mosquito-Free Evenings: Top Tips for Reducing Mosquitoes in Your YardJul. 18th, 2024

Enjoy Mosquito-Free Evenings: Top Tips for Reducing Mosquitoes in Your Yard

Summer evenings are perfect for hosting friends and enjoying time outdoors, but mosquitos can quickly turn your outdoor space into a frustrating battleground. While mosquitos play important roles in the ecosystem, their bites are less than pleasant to deal with. Fortunately, there are several effective ways to reduce …
Fun by Fischer Travel – Independent Travel Planner
(618) 741-3288
5/5 based on 5 Reviews

Join Me for New Year’s Eve 2025 group cruise on Mariner of the Seas.  Video of Utopia of the Seas inaugural sailing with Trav and Chels first day on the ship.  Utopia looks beautiful. They had a truly special sailing. It is making me so excited for ours over New Year’s. I don’t think Royal C…

Clarity Cleaning Services
(618) 979-2287
4.9/5 based on 13 Reviews

Are you ready to unleash the true beauty and potential of your home? Look no further! Clarity Cleaning is here to transform your home from a cluttered storage space into a clean and organized haven that you’ll be proud to show off! Contact us today at 618-979-2287 to learn more and begin personalizing a contract …

Wes WoodellKorando Insurance: An Insurance Agency in Maryville Built on RelationshipsJul. 16th, 2024

Korando Insurance: An Insurance Agency in Maryville Built on Relationships

Prior to 2021, Rebecca Korando spent 17 years working in sales and sales leadership within the logistic industry. "I loved building relationships with customers and ensuring they were satisfied, but I wanted more control over how clients were treated," Rebecca shares. During the COVID-19 pandemic, a friend suggested s…
Lou Belle and Bing
(618) 520-8605
4.9/5 based on 16 Reviews
Sift through our racks of vintage and add something truly unique to your wardrobe!
WholeBody Physical Therapy & Yoga Studio
(618) 967-5539
5/5 based on 21 Reviews

Our monthly Restorative Yoga Pop Up is THIS Sunday From 4 to 5:30 pm!
only 2 spots Left!
register here:

https://app.acuityscheduling.com/schedule.php?owner=24621842&appointmentType=54009916

Click the yoga tab at www.WholeBodyFix.com.

Elyssa at WhirLocal4 Ways to Use Google My Business to Increase Your Small Business VisibilityJul. 16th, 2024

4 Ways to Use Google My Business to Increase Your Small Business Visibility

Where online presence dictates business success, Google My Business (GMB) stands out as an indispensable tool for enhancing visibility and engagement with potential customers. This article explores four innovative strategies to harness the full potential of Google My Business to elevate your small business's online fo…
Wes WoodellWhat's Happening This Weekend - 07/04/24-07/07/24Jul. 3rd, 2024

What's Happening This Weekend - 07/04/24-07/07/24

Know of upcoming events in Collinsville, Maryville, Troy, Marine or St. Jacob that should be included in WhirLocal Collinsville-Triad?  Email [email protected] to get your event added. Here are the happenings this weekend. Tri-Township Park Fourth of July Celebration When: Thursday July…
Dubya Digital LLC
(618) 249-3700
5/5 based on 5 Reviews

Just Hanging out with Rebecca Willmann from Whole Body. I can’t wait to share her story!

Turning Pointe Academy of Dance Maryville Il
(618) 328-4333
4.2/5 based on 18 Reviews

Turning Pointe Academy of Dance – Summer Camp registration now open. Register Here:

Airiel WoodellClarity Cleaning: A House Cleaning Service in Highland with a Personal TouchJul. 2nd, 2024

Clarity Cleaning: A House Cleaning Service in Highland with a Personal Touch

"We respect the homes like they are our own," says Krissy Shirley. As the cleaning team manager, Krissy and her dedicated team at Clarity Cleaning bring joy and sparkle to homes with their personalized cleaning services. With a focus on family values and exceptional service, Clarity Cleaning has become a trusted name …
Elyssa at WhirLocalWhat is a Lash Lift?Jul. 13th, 2024

What is a Lash Lift?

A lash lift is a popular cosmetic procedure designed to enhance the natural beauty of your eyelashes. This treatment gives your lashes a semi-permanent curl and lift, creating the appearance of longer, more voluminous lashes without the need for extensions or daily use of an eyelash curler. If you’re looking for a l…
Elyssa at WhirLocal10 Staycation Ideas for Big Fun on a Small BudgetJul. 11th, 2024

10 Staycation Ideas for Big Fun on a Small Budget

Sometimes, the best vacation can be found right in your backyard—literally and metaphorically. Compared to a vacation, a "staycation" often means a break from your routine that doesn't require a plane, train, or bus ticket or traveling far from your home. Whether you're working with a smaller budget, dealing with ti…
Elyssa at WhirLocalTips for Maximizing Storage in a Small BathroomJul. 9th, 2024

Tips for Maximizing Storage in a Small Bathroom

Small spaces can be challenging when it comes to having adequate storage. For small bathrooms especially, it can feel like there aren't enough places to store items like towels and washcloths, toilet paper, toiletries, hair and makeup products, personal hygiene products, styling tools, extra toothbrushes... you get th…
Wes WoodellWhat’s Happening This Weekend – 06/28/24 – 06/30/24Jun. 26th, 2024

What’s Happening This Weekend – 06/28/24 – 06/30/24

Know of upcoming events in Collinsville, Maryville, Troy, Marine or St. Jacob that should be included in WhirLocal Collinsville-Triad?  Email [email protected] to get your event added. Here are the happenings this weekend. Kid-Friendly Foam & Bubble Party, Food Trucks & More at Troy Tropic…
Elyssa at WhirLocalCoping with Grief After Losing a PetJul. 6th, 2024

Coping with Grief After Losing a Pet

The death of a pet can be an extremely heartbreaking experience. Pets are more than just animals—they are companions, family members, and sources of unconditional love and joy. When a pet passes away, the grief can be overwhelming and may even lead to depression. Acknowledging your grief is an important step on the …
Elyssa at WhirLocal5 Ways to Make the Most of Pinterest's New Shopping Features for Small BusinessesJul. 3rd, 2024

5 Ways to Make the Most of Pinterest's New Shopping Features for Small Businesses

Pinterest has recently upgraded its shopping features, transforming the platform into a more valuable tool for small businesses looking to expand their reach and sales through social commerce. With these new functionalities, Pinterest is not just a place for inspiration but also a hub for driving direct sales. Here's …
Elyssa at WhirLocalUltimate Backyard Games for Family Fun This 4th of JulyJul. 2nd, 2024

Ultimate Backyard Games for Family Fun This 4th of July

The 4th of July is the perfect holiday to gather with friends and family and have fun in the sun. This year, make your celebration extra memorable by bringing everyone together games in the park or backyard. From classic favorites to newer challenges, here's a few of the best lawn games to entertain guests of all ages…
Wes WoodellWhat’s Happening This Weekend – 06/21/24 – 06/23/24Jun. 20th, 2024

What’s Happening This Weekend – 06/21/24 – 06/23/24

Know of upcoming events in Collinsville, Maryville, Troy, Marine or St. Jacob that should be included in WhirLocal Collinsville-Triad?  Email [email protected] to get your event added. Here are the happenings this weekend. June Craft & Vendor Fair at Anderson Hospital When: Saturday…
Elyssa at WhirLocalKid-Friendly Gardening: 10 Projects for the Whole FamilyJun. 29th, 2024

Kid-Friendly Gardening: 10 Projects for the Whole Family

Gardening can be a wonderful family activity that provides educational experiences and a way to bond while spending time outdoors. Including children in gardening projects not only teaches them about nature and science, but it also encourages creativity and responsibility. Here are a few gardening tasks and activities…
Elyssa at WhirLocal3 Ways to Use Short-Form Video to Amplify Your Small Business's Online PresenceJun. 27th, 2024

3 Ways to Use Short-Form Video to Amplify Your Small Business's Online Presence

Capturing and holding consumers' attention is more challenging than ever. Attention spans are dwindling, and the competition for eyeballs is fierce. This is where short-form video content shines, offering businesses an engaging and effective way to connect with their audience, build brand awareness, and drive conversi…
Wes WoodellUptown Scoops: More Than Just a Frozen Custard Shop in Collinsville Jun. 8th, 2024

Uptown Scoops: More Than Just a Frozen Custard Shop in Collinsville 

"When I see or hear about a problem, I try to be part of the solution." When you interview a business owner like Donna Green, it does not take long for a perceptive reporter to realize she is what one would call, a Go Getter. "I kept hearing that we don't have a lot of family-centered things in our community," Donna …
Wes WoodellWhat's Happening This Weekend - 06/07/24 - 06/09/24Jun. 5th, 2024

What's Happening This Weekend - 06/07/24 - 06/09/24

Know of upcoming events in Collinsville, Maryville, Troy, Marine or St. Jacob that should be included in WhirLocal Collinsville-Triad?  Email [email protected] to get your event added. Here are the happenings this weekend. First Thursday - Uptown Collinsville When: Thursday June 6, 5pm…
Wes WoodellNow is the Time to Sign Up for Summer Dance Camps for Kids & Teens | Turning Pointe Academy of Dance in MaryvilleJun. 3rd, 2024

Now is the Time to Sign Up for Summer Dance Camps for Kids & Teens | Turning Pointe Academy of Dance in Maryville

Summer Dance Camps have kicked off at Turning Pointe Academy of Dance in Maryville! The first camp starts today and will run June 3-6, but there's still time to sign your child or teen up for Dance Camp this summer. Week Long Dance Camp in Maryville June 10-13, 2024 A fun Dance Camp in Maryville is a…
Airiel WoodellCMC Electric, Inc.: Electricians in Maryville: Powering the Future with Faith and CommunityMay. 31st, 2024

CMC Electric, Inc.: Electricians in Maryville: Powering the Future with Faith and Community

In a small basement in Collinsville, IL, a vision for a brighter future was born. "Leaving my job was daunting," Michael recalls, "but our shared vision and faith made it possible." Carrie and Michael Cushing, driven by a shared dream and unwavering faith, embarked on a journey to create CMC Electric, Inc. Their story…
Wes WoodellChina Buffet Coming to Collinsville "Definitely This Year"May. 30th, 2024

China Buffet Coming to Collinsville "Definitely This Year"

Since the "China Buffet Coming Soon" banner was hung on the outside of the old Golden Corral at 1079 Collinsville Crossing in Collinsville, community members have been excited and full of questions about the new Chinese Buffet coming to town. Online community groups have been abuzz with questions, at least…
Wes WoodellWhat's Happening This Weekend in the Collinsville-Triad Area 05/31/24 – 06/02/24May. 29th, 2024

What's Happening This Weekend in the Collinsville-Triad Area 05/31/24 – 06/02/24

Know of upcoming events in Collinsville, Maryville, Troy, Marine or St. Jacob that should be included in WhirLocal Collinsville-Triad?  Email [email protected] to get your event added. Here are the happenings this weekend. Troy Community Band “The Saxophonics” Ensemble  When: Frida…
Alexander DemchakSafe Families for Children Metro East: A Beacon of Hope for Local FamiliesMay. 29th, 2024

Safe Families for Children Metro East: A Beacon of Hope for Local Families

Safe Families for Children Metro East is a crucial faith-based nonprofit providing a safe and supportive environment for children during family crises. Serving the communities of Collinsville, Maryville, Troy, St. Jacob, Marine, and the rest of Metro East IL, their mission is to prevent child abuse and neglect by offe…
Wes WoodellTop 10 Reasons You Should Attend the International Horseradish Festival ... Even If You Don't Like HorseradishMay. 28th, 2024

Top 10 Reasons You Should Attend the International Horseradish Festival ... Even If You Don't Like Horseradish

WhirLocal recently had the pleasure of chatting with JC Henry and Jessica Seger, key members of the planning committee and marketing team for Collinsville’s International Horseradish Festival. Here’s what you need to know about the much-anticipated event happening on Main Street, June 7-8, 2024 Why Atte…
Wes WoodellLou Belle and Bing: Collinsville's Vintage Clothing Store & Boutique with Over 30 Local VendorsMay. 24th, 2024

Lou Belle and Bing: Collinsville's Vintage Clothing Store & Boutique with Over 30 Local Vendors

Located at 317 West Main St, Collinsville, Illinois, Lou Belle and Bing brings a vibrant community hub to uptown Collinsville, uniting the best of local artisans and entrepreneurs. Founded by apparel design expert Afton Dusek, Lou Belle and Bing is home to over 30 vendors, each offering unique, handmade, and carefully…
Wes WoodellThis Weekend in the Collinsville-Triad Area 05/24/24 - 5/26/24May. 23rd, 2024

This Weekend in the Collinsville-Triad Area 05/24/24 - 5/26/24

Know of upcoming events in Collinsville, Maryville, Troy, Marine and St. Jacob that should be included in Whirlocal Collinsville- Triad?  Email [email protected] to get your event added. Here are the happenings this weekend. City of Collinsville Firework Festival Presented by the City of Collinsvil…

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