Granite City Schools Close for Eclipse Day Another Metro-East school district is canceling classes on Solar Eclipse Day
Jennings School District Brings in New FamiliesGraduates' success in Jennings is bringing new families to the district.
University of Missouri Closes Research CenterThe University of Missouri System has closed its $10 million medical research institute as part of an effort to cut costs.
Area School Districts Cancel Classes on Eclipse DayBecause it can't protect its students from the dangers of looking at the sun during the total solar eclipse, the Edwardsville School District is cancelling classes on eclipse day.
University of Missouri Research Institute Closes Amid CutsThe decision to close the International Institute of Nano and Molecular Medicine will affect 17 full-time and part-time employees through layoffs and contract non-renewals.
The 'Blue Whale Challenge' And Why Parents Should Be ConcernedRecent stories about teens taking part in something called the "Blue Whale Challenge" have been making their rounds on social media, and at the top of newscasts. Why? Because the trend encourages death by suicide.
St. Charles School Installs 'Buddy Benches' to Combat Playground LonelinessThe idea behind the benches is simple: If a child is sitting on the bench alone, it is a signal to other kids to ask him or her to play.
Centriq Offering Four Month I.T. TrainingThere are half-a-million unfilled I.T. jobs in America right now, and a lot of companies are looking past college degrees for skills
Claim Academy Shows Off Graduate ProjectsA real challenger to the traditional college education will be on display this afternoon.
Fontbonne Scientist's Summer Program Wants More 'Girls in Science'Every summer for two weeks, Dr. Kelly Lane-deGraaf opens her lab at Fontbonne University for her free girls-in-science summer science experience.
Local Non Profit Targets Suspensions in St. Louis SchoolsA new child education advocacy coalition will be volunteering in five north county school districts this fall.
Outrage at Proposed Class Rank Change in MehlvilleThe Mehlville School District is discussing changing its class ranking system.

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