Hearthside Grill & Fireplace Ltd. opened the doors to its showroom in Belleville, Illinois in 2000. Today, Hearthside Grill & Fireplace is the place to shop for hearth and home in southern Illinois, where the Urban family's roots run deep.
Owners, Darrell and Don Urban, are the third generation owners of Midwestern Propane Gas Company. Their grandparents and founders, A.J. and Martha Urban, opened offices in downtown Belleville in 1936, selling butane, a new energy fuel for cooking and heating, to customers from Cairo to Chicago. Today, the torch has been passed to the next generation of Urbans with Darrell and Don's nephew, Mark Urban, leading the way as Manager.