“Red Rocker” donates money to food bank during Illinois State Fair tour stop
Local grocery store said it would replace the stolen rolls for free.
The Book House in Maplewood is asking its patrons for help to raise $10,000 by the end of June to stay in business.
The Illinois Attorney General has filed suit against the brother of Sheri Coleman. Coleman and her two sons were murdered in their Columbia, Illinois, home in 2009 by Sheri’s husband.
Nancy Taylor is starting a charity in conjunction with the Community Hope Center that she calls “The Underwear Drawer.”
The Salvation Army reports an uptick in its red kettle donations after a dramatic drop off earlier this season blamed on social unrest.
Kizzie Davis and her husband opened the doors to their business the day before the Michael Brown shooting, and have stayed open since.
About 13,000 donors logged onto the website from midnight to midnight Tuesday, according to event co-organizer Amelia Bond.
The first-ever Give STL Day runs all day Tuesday, May 6, from midnight to midnight.
The health department said they couldn’t hand out food, but Churches on the Streets found a way around the rules.