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October 2017

Central Illinois Care Systems

October 26, 2016

Metro East SBDC Helps Partners Acquire Home Care Services Agency

26 October 2016, 7:45 AM

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Wood River native Jeff Stassi and his business partner Steve Boyd are combining their extensive nonprofit, healthcare and emergency relief agency experience in acquiring, operating and expanding a non-medical home care business – Central Illinois Care Services (CICS) – to serve clients across Central and Southern Illinois. The Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center (SB...

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Yellow Dog Cafe' and Bar

October 20, 2016

SBDC Supports New Owner of Historic 1800s Bar

20 October 2016, 1:50 PM

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The Yellow Dog Café & Bar will maintain its historic presence in downtown Worden, under the direction of its new owner Nikki Schreiber-Settles. A former bartender and server at the bar, Schreiber-Settles bought the business from her best friend after working at the establishment for eight years.

With expertise and support from the Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center (SBDC) at Southern Ill...

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Taqueria Z

October 17, 2016

Casual Mexican Eatery Preps for Spicy Opening, Thanks to Metro East SBDC

17 October 2016, 11:05 AM

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Armed with expertise and one-on-one professional connections from the Illinois Metro East Small Business Development Center, an independently owned local restaurant will soon be opening its doors and its patio to downtown Edwardsville diners.

Taqueria Z is a locally owned and operated eatery featuring freshly-squeezed margaritas and quick, simple, bold cuisine straight from th...

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