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St. Louis Zoo will build more naturalistic habitat for monkeys, set to open in 2021

The Primate Canopy Trails, above, will open in 2021. The new element will allow visitors to venture into the canopies to explore the animals' new homes. Artistic rendering courtesy of the Saint Louis Zoo.

May 30, 2019

The Primate Canopy Trails, above, will open in 2021. The new element will allow visitors to venture into the canopies to explore the animals' new homes. Artistic rendering courtesy of the St. Louis Zoo. The St. Louis Zoo is hopping on board with the trend across zoos nationwide to provide more natur...

Grad Salute: Lindbergh High School Class of 2019

Grad Salute: Lindbergh High School Class of 2019

May 25, 2019

Congratulations Lindbergh High School Seniors for a terrific achievement. Best wishes from the South County business community. Students in Lindbergh High School’s 65th graduating class were awarded more than $23 million in scholarships this year. Of the 535 graduates, 84.7 percent plan to attend c...

Grad Salute: Oakville High School Class of 2019

Grad Salute: Oakville High School Class of 2019

May 25, 2019

385 students will graduate from Oakville High School at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at Chaifetz Arena. Congratulations Oakville High School seniors for a terrific achievement! Students in Oakville High School’s graduating class were awarded more than $10.8 million in scholarships this year.  ...

GALLERY: Lindbergh soccer girls repeat as district champs

Lindbergh junior Maura Haegele, right, defends the ball from Mehlville sophomore Kailee Wisber in the district championship game May 15. Photo by Erin Achenbach

May 21, 2019

In a 1-0 overtime defeat of Mehlville May 15, the Lindbergh girls soccer team was crowned district champion the second year in a row. After neither team scored in regulation, the game went into overtime, with Flyer Kati Miller delivering the game-winning goal against Panther goalie Loren Van Dover. Abo...

Hagemann honors teacher with memory garden

Hagemann honors teacher with memory garden

May 17, 2019

It was an emotional day as Hagemann Elementary dedicated a special garden in honor of kindergarten teacher Kristi Boccardi of Sunset Hills, who lost her courageous battle with cancer a year ago. Above, teacher Paula Kennedy releases butterflies, as Boccardi’s students did every year. ‘She will ...

PHOTOS: The Steve Stenger era in St. Louis County

Steve Stenger, left, celebrates his Democratic primary victory in August 2014, along with, from left, Stenger's wife Allison, their daughter Madeline Jane and Stenger's legislative assistant Linda Henry. Photo by Gloria Lloyd.

May 6, 2019

Steve Stenger, left, celebrates his Democratic primary victory Tuesday, along with, from left, Stenger's wife Allison, their daughter Madeline Jane and Stenger's legislative assistant Linda Henry. Photo by Gloria Lloyd. Former County Executive Steve Stenger pleaded guilty Friday to three counts of...

PHOTOS: Get a first look at the proposed St. Louis Major League Soccer stadium

Every seat in the stadium will be within 120 feet of the pitch, the closest of any MLS stadium. The closest seats will sit just 20 feet from the touchline. Rendering courtesy of MLS4THELOU.com.

May 5, 2019

Supporters of bringing a Major League Soccer team to St. Louis are hopeful it will actually happen after the MLS decided April 18 to expand to 30 teams, all but assuring that St. Louis will be awarded a franchise. If the city is awarded a franchise, the stadium will be ready for MLS play in March 2022...

Mehlville High students design prosthetic arms

Mehlville High students design prosthetic arms

April 26, 2019

Students in the Biomedical Science Project Lead the Way, or PLTW, class at Mehlville High School present their working prosthetic arms to community partners who work in the medical field like BJC Healthcare, above. Over the course of the biomedical science curriculum, the students followed a fictitious fa...

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