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$1 Million Awarded to St. Louis County to Fight Opioid Epidemic

4 Oct






$1 Million Awarded to St. Louis County to Fight Opioid Epidemic ST. LOUIS COUNTY, MO –  The Saint Louis County Department of Public Health has been awarded two grants from the U.S. Department of Justice to address the opioid epidemic. The two grants, totaling $1,000,000, will be used to fund efforts over a three-year period.   […]

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St. Louis County Executive Recognizes Outstanding Student Leaders

3 Oct






St. Louis County Executive Recognizes Outstanding Student Leaders  St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger will be honoring 56 high school students as part of the County’s yearly Outstanding Student Leadership Conference. He will recognize these students with a proclamation at a special ceremony on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at 2:30 pm in the County Council Chambers.   “These […]

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S.L.A.T.E. Pledges To “Skill up” 500 people in 100 Days

29 Sep






S.L.A.T.E. Pledges To “Skill up” 500 people in 100 Days By Travis Smith, MultiMedia PR News Service   The key to attracting more area businesses and out-of-town operations to the City of St. Louis is to make sure a strong, educated and properly trained workforce is ready for new opportunities and new employers, searching for additional […]

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Top 10 Missouri Counties for College Savings

29 Sep






Top 10 Missouri Counties for College Savings State Treasurer Eric Schmitt today unveiled the top 10 Missouri counties for college savings. The rankings, which have been published on the Missouri Economic Dashboard (MissouriDashboard.com), are determined by county participation rates in the MOST 529 College Savings Plan.   Top 10 Missouri Counties for College Savings:   1.    St. […]

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Melba R. Moore to Be Recognized by the Healthcare Businesswoman’s Association

28 Sep






Melba R. Moore to Be Recognized by the Healthcare Businesswoman’s Association The City of St. Louis Department of Health’s Director, Melba R. Moore, will receive the 2017 Healthcare Accomplishment Recognition Award (HCARA) this week for her work in Healthcare Advocacy. This award, from the St. Louis Chapter of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA), is designed […]

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Great Rivers Greenway to Celebrate Expands St. Vincent Greenway at Missouri History Museum’s Twilight Tuesdays Concert on Oct. 3

26 Sep






Great Rivers Greenway to Celebrate Expands St. Vincent Greenway at Missouri History Museum’s Twilight Tuesdays Concert on Oct. 3 Residents of the region can now run, walk, ride a bike, use a wheelchair, push a stroller or connect to transit on the recently expanded St. Vincent Greenway that stretches 1.9 miles between Forest Park and […]

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Ameren Missouri Plans Major Expansion of Wind, Solar Generation to Serve Customers

25 Sep






Ameren Missouri Plans Major Expansion of Wind, Solar Generation to Serve Customers ST. LOUIS Ameren Missouri announced today a forward-thinking plan to dramatically increase the amount of wind and solar generation to provide cost-effective and sustainable energy for its customers.   Ameren Missouri, a subsidiary of Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE), plans to add at least […]

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City NAACP Seeks Charter Amendment – Independent Investigations Unit in Circuit Attorney Office

21 Sep






City NAACP Seeks Charter Amendment – Independent Investigations Unit in Circuit Attorney Office St. Louis City, Missouri – The use of a full-time team of detectives charged with making sure use of deadly force is legal by scrutinizing every St. Louis city officer who kills or wounds someone with a gun has a critical gap with respect to ensuring […]

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St. Louis Holds An Opportunity to Lead the Way: My Thoughts

19 Sep






St. Louis Holds An Opportunity to Lead the Way: My Thoughts By St. Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson    I want to begin by being clear that I hear you. I read my Twitter mentions and my Facebook posts, I’ve been reading your emails and your texts, listening to your voicemails, reviewing the hashtags. I’ve watched […]

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Blunt Leads Bipartisan Effort to Extend Funding for MO Community Health Centers

19 Sep






Blunt Leads Bipartisan Effort to Extend  Funding for MO Community Health Centers WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Roy Blunt (Mo.) and Debbie Stabenow (Mich.) today led a bipartisan group of senators in calling for immediate action to extend critical funding for community health centers before funding runs out at the end of this month. In a […]

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