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Project Backpack in St. Louis

Aug 21, 2019

Carrying hope in a backpack Project Backpack is a program that puts items children might need in a moment of crisis in a backpack that is distributed by first responders across the region By Kristen Dragotto Often when people think of St. Charles County and North St. Louis County, two distinct areas come to mind…

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Excel Center of MERS Goodwill in St. Louis gives free education

Aug 21, 2019

High school redux The Excel Center of MERS Goodwill in St. Louis gives adults free education towards a high school diploma By Charlotte Beard Along with the many students that returned to school last week, The Excel Center of MERS Goodwill located at 1727 Locust Street in St. Louis welcomed new students and returning students…

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Hazelwood School District Superintendent Award

Aug 14, 2019

Putting ‘super’ in superintendent  Hazelwood School District Superintendent Dr. Nettie Collins-Hart has been recognized as National Superintendent of the Year By Charlotte Beard Every year the National Association of School Superintendents (NASS), which represents and advocates for education leaders nationwide, bestows upon one individual from around the country the honor of National Superintendent of the…

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The St. Charles Sister City Program

Aug 14, 2019

The sounds of Germany The St. Charles’ German Sister City Chapter is championing the arrival of its sister city, Ludwigsburg, Germany, and its zither club, with three concerts By Brett Auten A unique and historic sound will chime through the area as August comes to a close. The St. Charles’ German Sister City Chapter is…

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St. Charles County Police Department new 3D scanner

Aug 7, 2019

The science of fighting crime The St. Charles County Police Department increases investigative resources with a new 3D scanner that aids crime scene investigations  By Kristen Dragotto It is no secret that the St. Charles County Police Department has an exceptional Forensic Services Unit. The unit is comprised of six civilian investigators, one civilian evidence…

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Riding for safety ST. Charles County Parks

Aug 7, 2019

Riding for safety  The St. Charles County Parks and Recreation Department Third Annual Bike Safety Rodeo helps young riders learn the rules of the road By Brett Auten You are never too old to learn. The St. Charles County Parks and Recreation Department is encouraging children ages 4-15-years-old to bring their bike and a helmet…

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