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Summer camp packing tips

Gearing up for sleepover camp is part of the adventure, and there is more to it than tossing a few pairs of shorts, T-shirts and sunscreen in a duffel bag.

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Summer Camps: Finding the right camp

The American Camp Association (ACA) reports that more than 11 million children in the U.S. attend camp every year, and there are more 12,000 day and overnight camps in the country, offering programming geared to most every imaginable interest.

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Business

NEW STORE IN TOWN Owner Pat McCurren has opened the ninth St. Louis area Mattress Direct store, located at 1240 Highway K in O’Fallon. Mattress Direct is a factory-direct showroom for mattress brands including Beautyrest, Tempur-Pedic and Comfor-Pedic. The business is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m.-8 p.m., Saturday from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m.-5 p.m., and may be reached at 240-1028.   PEOPLE Mechanical contractor Murphy Company has named Kevin M. Suiter, P.E., a resident of St. Charles, as a senior project manager.  Murphy Company also added two recent graduates to its technology and engineering staff: ...

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Election Preview

In anticipation of the April 7 election, St. Charles County candidates in contested races were invited to answer a few questions.

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Business

PEOPLE The St. Johns Bank’s Board of Directors has promoted Brad Muhlke to executive vice president and chief operating officer, and Christina Branneky-Dean to senior vice president-retail and internal support services. Muhlke has held several positions in a 17-year career with St. Johns Bank; Branneky-Dean, the great-granddaughter of bank founder Walter H. Branneky, has been with the bank for 19 years. St. Johns Bank has area locations in St. Charles, O’Fallon and St. Peters. • • • Facilities Coordinator Nancy Conover has announced her retirement from the Sts. Joachim and Ann Care Service, after 31 years of dedicated service to ...

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Business: Best in Show

BEST IN SHOW Tiger Docks, of O’Fallon, received a “Best Dock & Lifts Display” award at the National Marine Manufacturers Association/Progressive Boat & Sportshow held at Bartle Hall in Kansas City in late January. It was the third time Tiger Docks has earned the  coveted recognition in the past four years. PEOPLE BJC Medical Group expanded to include 59 new providers in 2014 including four new providers in St. Charles County. Dr. Milton Ochieng (gastroenterology), Laura Benack, RN (radiation oncology), Lisa Scott, FNP (family medicine), Dr. Jennifer Nguyen (internal medicine/pediatrics) are now on staff at Progress West Hospital or Barnes-Jewish ...

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On the calendar

lant sales, lectures, exhibitions The Great Perennial Divide: From now until the end of April, non-profit Gateway Greening is giving area residents the chance to clean out their backyard gardens for a good cause during its annual Great Perennial Divide. The unique event will give backyard gardeners the chance to donate their unwanted ornamental plants at a variety of collection sites in the area, including one in Chesterfield. Those items, in turn, will be provided at no cost to area community gardeners to help them fill in and beautify their gardens. Individual donors should call to arrange a drop-off time. A ...

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