Cordavino’s Italian Kitchen, Metropolis, IL (opening soon)

May 26, 2017 - Cordavino's Italian Kitchen, Ferry St, Metropolis, IL/

METROPOLIS, IL –  Cordavino’s Italian Kitchen will be opening where The GRILL once resided just catty-corner from Fat Eds on Ferry Street in Metropolis, IL.

The menu will include pasta, pizza, salads and strombolis and more slated to open in July 2017.

Follow this highly anticipated restaurant at

Cordavino’s Italian Kitchen
310 Ferry Street
Metropolis, IL 62960

Massac Theatre Metropolis, IL (coming soon)

04.02.2017 - Massac Theatre Metropolis, IL renovations/

METROPOLIS, IL – The beautiful Massac Theatre, safely slumbers for now, protected by a community driven non-profit group called Save the Massac Theatre that materialized when it was just a few steps away from demolition now years ago.

On their Facebook page, the group wrote they are:

dedicated to saving the Massac Theatre. Please help us restore this fine old lady of Metropolis

The group provides a secure way for the community to donate through PayPal on their Facebook page at:

In 2001 the population in Metropolis was counted at 6,465 by the U.S. Census Bureau.  If 6,465 people donated $20.00, this would equate to $129,300. This amount would complete the goal of $15,000 needed for the current Masonry repairs with a lot left over.

Be a part of this wonderful community effort by giving any amount you can and be a part of bringing back this fine lady at:

Read all about the history and timeline of the Massac Theatre at: