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Augusta Plein Air Art Festival

Art is in the ‘Air’ 16th Annual Augusta Plein Air Art Festival brings artists and art-lovers to the great outdoors in Missouri Wine Country By Brett Auten For artists and art lovers alike, the Greater Augusta Chamber of Commerce hosts the 16th Annual Augusta Plein Air Art Festival from April 18 through April 29. Over…

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O’Day Park O’Fallon MO

Bringing the prairie to O’Fallon New O’Day Park will focus on natural environments in partnership between the city of O’Fallon and the Missouri Department of Conservation By Brett Auten A city just shy of 100,000 residents will have an exclusive destination to immerse yourself in nature. The city of O’Fallon has secured the funding and…

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St. Louis missing persons

Looking for the lost St. Louis Search and Rescue Team helps locate missing persons throughout the region By Charlotte Beard According to the Missouri State Highway Patrol (MSHP), Missouri law requires that any law enforcement agency receiving a report of a missing child or adult must immediately enter the name of the person into the…

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Greening North St. Louis County

Greening North St. Louis County Construction for Maline Greenway began March 13 and when completed it will cover seven miles By Charlotte Beard Great Rivers Greenway has begun another project to help improve the quality of life for communities in St. Louis. Construction for Maline Greenway in North St. Louis County began March 13. When…

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Ticket to ride

Ticket to ride The Saint Charles Model Railroad Club brings a love of trains to Fort Zumwalt Park By Brett Auten Nestled in O’Fallon’s Fort Zumwalt Park, just northeast of the lake, is a world unto itself. Inside the yellow-bricked building with red windows, splayed out over 800-square feet of track, run the trains of…

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Amazon to St. Charles County

Amazon coming to St. Peters E-commerce giant joins the job boom at Premier 370 Business Park by bringing 1,500 jobs to St. Charles County By Brett Auten Days later, St. Peters Mayor Len Pagano was still walking on air. In one of the more significant weeks in his tenure – that began back in 1983…

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Youth Sports

Getting everyone in the game St. Louis Youth and Sports Outreach provides equipment for children whose families have a hard time affording the costs associated with playing sports. By Charlotte Beard It’s not uncommon for most grade school and high school children to be involved in some form of extracurricular activity outside the classroom. Sports…

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Eggs for all

St. Charles County hosts Easter egg hunts, including special ones for children with disabilities By Brett Auten It’s an opportunity for children of all ages and abilities. The Easter Bunny will make an arrival to the Youth Activity Park in Dardenne Prairie on March 24 and to celebrate, the St. Charles County Parks and Recreation…

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Suits for soldiers

Suits for soldiers Insurance agency partners with veterans’ groups to provide complimentary suits to veterans and active military By Charlotte Beard It can take a lot of adjustment for both active military and veterans to become fully acclimated back into civil society. That is why for the second year the Greg Mans Farmers Insurance Agency…

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Pallottine Renewal Center Florissant

Finding ‘Renewal’ in Florissant Pallottine Renewal Center offers retreat space for the mind, the body and the spirit By Charlotte Beard St. Louis is rich in history as is its towns. However, a lot of the city’s treasures are tucked away in areas where many of its residents are unaware. One such treasure is found…

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