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Eat Up! 5 Public Libraries' Successful Summer Meals Programs

Jordan Lloyd Bookey | Posted 07.09.2016 | Home
Jordan Lloyd Bookey

Last summer, Nina Lindsay was walking through the Oakland Public Library (OPL) where she works when she saw what she describes as "the best kind of trash." On the floor was a peach pit sucked bone dry.

Mariah Stewart

Shooting Of Teen Vonderrit Myers Sparks Protests In St. Louis | Mariah Stewart | Posted 10.09.2014 | Black Voices

ST. LOUIS -- Hundreds of protesters gathered Wednesday night in the diverse South St. Louis neighborhood of Shaw, after an earlier incident in which a...

26 Reasons St. Louis Is America's Hidden Gem

The Huffington Post | Marcos Saldivar | Posted 08.28.2014 | Business

No one wants to be known as a "fly-over" city. St. Louis, nestled in the Midwest about three hundred miles from its more popular cousin, Chicago, has ...

LIVE: NCAA Tournament

Posted 03.23.2013 | Sports

Reaching the round of 32 in the NCAA Tournament is always special, but advancing even further is far sweeter. After dominating No. 16 North Caroli...

PREDICT: Saint Louis vs. Oregon

Posted 03.22.2013 | Sports

No. 4 seed Saint Louis will face No. 12 seed Oregon in the third round of the NCAA Tournament in the Midwest Region. The Saint Louis Billikens def...

Team Celebrated NCAA Tournament Selection WHERE?

Posted 03.17.2013 | Sports

The Saint Louis Billikens either have a new sponsor or learned the hard way about bridge-and-tunnel traffic between New York and New Jersey. Hours...

An Open Letter to Wendy Kopp

Kate Casas | Posted 04.17.2013 | Impact
Kate Casas

The work you have done to ensure that the network of brilliant people dedicated to improving outcomes for kids is deep and broad is an invaluable asset.

Longtime College Basketball Coach Dies

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.02.2012 | Sports

Basketball coach Rick Majerus passed away on Saturday at age 64, according to various reports. Ben Weixmann of first tweeted the sad new...

More Tricks Than Treats in our Education System for At-Risk Kids

Kate Casas | Posted 01.23.2014 | Education
Kate Casas

One was dressed as a doctor, one as Steven Jackson from the St. Louis Rams, and one as a member of the United States Army. Even though they never said it, I assumed they chose these costumes because they represented something they admired or were hoping to become.

The Beet Generation Is Up To Some Tricks

Anneli Rufus | Posted 11.21.2012 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

Beets are the triple homicides of the vegetable kingdom: Everyone avoids them because of the messy red stains. But beets are my almost-favorite vegetable, trailing only Brussels sprouts (the Elephant Men of the vegetable kingdom) and a spinachy green known as pigweed.

PREDICT: No. 1 MIchigan State vs. No. 9 Saint Louis

Posted 03.18.2012 | Sports

By Greg Mengelt, CollegeHoops.Net (1) Michigan State vs. (8) Saint Louis: West Region   Records Michigan State 28-7, 13-5 Big Ten (Regular-seas...

LIVE: Friday Night NCAA Action

Posted 03.16.2012 | Sports

Last is certainly not least when it comes to the eight Friday evening games that will conclude the second round (don't forget those play-in games..) o...

WWII Soldier Pushes Cities To Honor Veterans With Bridge, Parks, Highway Names | Posted 03.05.2012 | Impact

Ralph Barrale, 88, served under Gen. George Patton in the 3rd Army in World War II, landing at Utah Beach on D-Day. He was at the Battle of the Bulge ...

David Lohr

Two Women Disappear 500 Miles Apart -- Could There Be A Connection? | David Lohr | Posted 01.13.2012 | Crime

Two African American women have disappeared, only nine days apart -- one in Atlanta, one in St. Louis -- and in both cases, their cars were found with...

Hiking in Cities

Michael Koenigs | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Michael Koenigs

Making cities "walkable" again has become an imperative for urban planners seeking to lure populations back from the sprawling suburbs.