After Jessica Bueler read an article in 2016 about teenage Syrian refugees being beaten in St. Louis, her heart was stirred to help vulnerable refugees who come to our country to escape war and violence. 

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After Jessica Bueler read an article in 2016 about teenage Syrian refugees being beaten in St. Louis, her heart was stirred to help vulnerable refugees who come to our country to escape war and violence. 

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Maryanne Kuzara, a former video editor who holds a PhD, never thought she’d be spending this part of her career making shoelaces. But that was before she became acquainted with boyfriend Mike Killian through Facebook. 

The St. Louis County Library Foundation presents bestselling author Daniel Levitin for a discussion and signing of “Successful Aging: A Neuroscientist Explores the Power and Potential of our Lives” on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 7 p.m. at Library Headquarters, 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd. 

In two months, local and state voters will face a full ballot of primary candidates for the Nov. 3 race for U.S. President. Democrats will have the largest field from which to choose in the March 10 primary.

What? You haven’t heard of Wattpad? Let the loquacious Michelle Oyola tell you all about this internet phenom headquartered in Toronto, Canada. It’s a platform designed for aspiring writers to publish short stories, poetry and non-fiction. 

They were the little train tracks that could. Could do what? The Kirkwood-Carondelet rail line once routed freight around St. Louis City and also delivered a U.S. President to his home, which is now the Ulysses S. Grant National Historic Site in Grantwood Village.

It’s an unlikely scenario: hotel tycoon befriends nuns and together they build a cultural center for a major Midwest city. Allen Carl Larson has put this story together and he’s had the documents to authenticate the tale for almost five decades.

If you are among the untold thousands of twice-bitten St. Louis-area football fans who still seek a team to root for — four years after the Rams returned to Los Angeles and three decades after the Cardinals winged off for Arizona — you might want to stop in some Sunday afternoon at 8169 Big …

Fun for the entire family awaits at Downtown Kirkwood’s Holiday Walk on Saturday, Nov. 23. Beginning at 9:30 a.m., activities for children, holiday shopping, free entertainment and refreshments will make this day a festive way to begin celebrating the holiday season.