• ‘Tis The Season

    'Tis the season for making lists and checking them twice, cooking holiday meals and visiting with Sa...

  • Holiday Happenings & Santa Sightings

    Looking to have breakfast with Santa? Want a picture with the jolly old elf? Here's where you can fi...

  • Holiday Recipes

    A few favorite recipes courtesy of area restaurants – their gift to you! ...

Health Capsules: July 5

Summertime safety behind the wheel For drivers in the St. Louis area and nationwide, particularly new teen drivers between the ages of 16 and 17, the summer travel season – often called the “100 deadliest days,” when teens are out of school – is the most hazardous time of year. Statistics from the American Automobile Association [AAA] Foundation for Traffic ...

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Scholarship sweepstakes offered

Pepper spray maker SABRE is offering a $15,000 scholarship for high school students and college freshmen through its Safe is Smart Scholarship Sweepstakes, which is set to run through Sept. 1.

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Mature Focus: July 5

More fatty acids, please While previous research has linked seniors’ dietary intake of certain polyunsaturated fats to better brain health, two new studies suggest that a wider range of fatty acids in the blood may also help to promote healthy aging and enhance cognitive abilities. The two studies, conducted at the University of Illinois, provide evidence that consuming both omega-3 ...

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Business briefs: July 5

PLACES With a new name, décor and menu, The Rack House Kitchen Wine Whiskey, 5065 Hwy. N in Cottleville, is no longer simply a winery. Featuring upscale American comfort food, an extensive whiskey menu and a comprehensive wine list, it is a destination for lunch, dinner or Sunday brunch. The location also boasts a ventilated cigar lounge. • • • ...

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Respecting the president

I do find it interesting that letters are written about respecting the president. While I agree with the comments most are making, I would give them more support if these same people had written about President Obama.

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Dangerous philosophies

During Hillary Clinton’s time in the limelight, she put forth two philosophical premises that were ruinous to our country.

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