Lindbergh Foundation awards innovative teacher grants

Pictured above, left to right, Shelli Manley, Julie Roy and Kristen Macke of Sperreng Middle School find out last month that the foundation awarded them a grant for their idea for Design Thinking Process Prototype Kits. The Lindbergh Foundation continued its annual support of original, inventive teaching ideas in January, awarding several Lindbergh educators 2018

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JB Telephone Museum hosts winter exhibit

Kermit, Star Wars, Gumby, Beetle Bailey, Trains, Planes and Automobiles – these are some of the telephones you’ll see at the Jefferson Barracks Telephone Museum in a special exhibit this winter. The telephone-themed museum is hosting a Character Telephone Exhibit that opened Jan. 5 and runs through March 31. The museum, at 12 Hancock Ave.

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St. Louis County offers free mammograms

Pictured above: The Siteman Cancer Research Mammogram van, courtesy of the Siteman Cancer Center. Photo by Jerry Naunheim Jr.   Women age 40 and over can get free mammograms today at the Kirkwood Recreation Center, 111 S. Geyer Road, 63122. Appointments begin at 9 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5 and conclude at 2 p.m. Mammograms are available

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Dark days behind, Kelsea Ballerini looks ahead

Pictured above: Kelsea Ballerini. Photo by Sarah Barlow. By Alan Sculley For the Call Kelsea Ballerini will open for Kelly Clarkson at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23 at Chaifetz Arena, 1 S. Compton Ave. Tickets start at $32. Going into her second album, country rising star Kelsea Ballerini didn’t know how the project would take

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Fitz’s opens second location in south county

St. Louis favorite Fitz’s Root Beer has a new home in south county after the company opened a second location at 5244 S. Lindbergh Blvd. last week. The 220-seat restaurant, dubbed Fitz’s SoCo, is open for lunch and dinner, from 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and

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Mehlville School District seeks business partners to mentor students

Letter to the Editor  To the editor: I have the privilege of helping to ensure Mehlville School District students graduate from our schools as college-, career- and life-ready individuals. Our students greatly benefit from opportunities to meet and learn from practicing professionals in the fields they are interested in pursuing. To that end, we are

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