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Support Our Troops Care Package Drive

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The St. Charles County Veterans Best Practices Working Group is hosting a care package drive until Dec. 15. Items collected will go to troops overseas through H.E.R.O.E.S. Care, a nonprofit that provides support to military members and their families.

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Nonprofit bought leader $975K home in St. Charles with pandemic food program money

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A program designed to feed Missouri’s most vulnerable kids turned into a windfall for some people. State and federal officials are investigating.

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Missouri barred 6 nonprofits so far from federal child nutrition program

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The six groups represent a tiny fraction of the roughly 900 groups that had been approved to participate in at least one of the two programs.

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'We're the ones who fill the trucks': Amazon workers protest at St. Louis area warehouse

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A group of workers protested at the Amazon facility in St. Peters on Friday, the second demonstration there in recent months calling for higher wages and better working conditions.

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‘We’re the ones who fill the trucks’: Amazon workers protest at St. Louis area warehouse

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A group of workers protested at the Amazon facility in St. Peters on Friday, the second demonstration there in recent months calling for higher wages and better working conditions.

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Amazon workers hold demonstration on Black Friday at St. Peters warehouse

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A group of workers protested at the Amazon facility in St. Peters on Friday, the second demonstration there in recent months calling for higher wages and better working conditions.

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10 of St. Louis' most wicked holiday-wrecking weather events

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In St. Louis, the chance of measurable snow falling any single winter holiday (Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year’s Day) is 20 percent or less, according to the National Weather Service. Average highs are 48 on Thanksgiving and 39 for both…

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See dozens of decked halls at nearly 20 holiday house tours in the St. Louis area

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From Highland, Ill. to Washington, Mo., these house tours usually benefit historic preservation efforts and community organizations.

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One Thanksgiving tradition canceled as St. Louis-area nonprofits scramble to feed the needy

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The annual St. Ferdinand Thanksgiving Dinner, which fed hundreds, cites a lack of volunteers.

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Recycle Broken, Damaged Holiday Lights and Ornaments in St. Charles County

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Finding broken or damaged holiday ornaments and lights while decorating can bring our your inner Scrooge. Bring these unwanted items to Recycle Works to reduce waste, create new products and restore your holiday cheer!

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St. Charles mayor draws challengers in contentious race

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St. Charles Mayor Dan Borgmeyer has election opposition so far from Councilman Tom Besselman and business owner Venetia Powell. Tuesday is the deadline for candidates to file for the Feb. 7 primary.

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