Healthy Living

Signs to be raised for Cloria Brown Highway

Pictured above: Gov. Mike Parson hosted the largest crowd in his office so far to see him sign a bill renaming Lindbergh for the late Rep. Cloria Brown. State Rep. Jim Murphy, R-Oakville, will hold an official dedication of the Cloria Brown Memorial Highway to honor the late state representative Thursday, Oct. 17 at St. Johns

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Proportional voting could solve the Electoral College

Healthy Living By Carl Hendrickson The Electoral College has been a topic of discussion ever since the 2016 presidential election. Donald Trump won with a majority of the Electoral College, but not the popular vote. To many this seems unfair. The Electoral College is a body of electors established by the U.S. Constitution, constituted every

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What will you do with the next year of your one life?

Healthy Living By Carl Hendrickson My wife, eldest son, three of our grandchildren, and I attended the Pompeii Exhibition at the St. Louis Science Center. According to an eyewitness account by the Roman writer Pliny the Younger, Mount Vesuvius erupted in August 79, burying Pompeii’s inhabitants in volcanic ash, and 1,500 citizens perished. The people

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What’s your great summer adventure? Write about it

Healthy Living By Carl Hendrickson July. The seventh month of the year. The month named after Julius Caesar. The month in which we celebrate the founding of our great nation and contemplate all the many freedoms that the Founding Fathers and the early patriots gave to future generations. This also is the month of my

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Hearings set on senior housing, storage, RV plans

The St. Louis County Planning Commission will hold a public hearing Monday, July 15, on several potential developments in South County, including a senior-housing facility, regulations on storage facilities and senior housing, and an expansion of Midwest RV Center. The planning panel will meet for the hearing at 7 p.m. Monday, July 15, in the

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Tickets on sale for Ms. Missouri Senior Pageant

The Ms. Missouri Senior Pageant will be held Sunday, July 14, at the Florissant Civic Center, 1 Civic Center Dr., 63033, at 2 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance and $17 at the door. The pageant is open to women who have reached the “age of elegance,” which is 60 years and better. There are

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