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Opinion: Paul Ryan’s Dish Washing Is As Fake As Romney/Ryan Budget Math

If you want to know what an empty, meaningless political photo opportunity is look at Congressman Paul Ryan’s drop by at a food bank last week in Youngstown, Ohio.



Good Samaritan Returns Money That Was Gone With The Wind

$800 in cash for local charity blew out onto busy highway.


National Baseball Hall of Fame member Lou Brock being interviewed by KMOX Sports Director Tom Ackerman at the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in Kansas City, MO.  UPI/Bill Greenblatt

ACKERMAN: A Weekend Of Causes

Here’s a rundown of some of the area’s biggest charity events this weekend. Get out and make a difference!


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Summer Lunches For Free

Feeding Our Future program fills a void for low-income families when children are not in school.


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Bicyclist Dies In Suburban Kansas City Accident

A bicyclist participating in a suburban Kansas City charity ride has died after a car struck his rear wheel.


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Top Local St. Louis Arts Programs To Support

The arts in St. Louis benefit from the vision and generosity of its patrons. This city’s thriving and abundant cultural arts community is a product of enthusiastic support from these five arts programs. Play your part by donating to a few to help ensure continued growth.


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Red Kettle Drive Ends On Christmas Eve

Local Salvation Army brings in about $2 million at the kettles each year.


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Be Careful Who You Donate to During Breast Cancer Awareness Month says BBB

BBB issues alert against one charity.


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UPDATED: “Rally Squirrel” Hats, Shirts, Cards on Sale; Money Goes to Charity

Hats with squirrel tails, other items on sale to benefit Cardinal Glennon hospital.



BBB: Is Phony Charity

The Southwest Missouri BBB says is not registered as a nonprofit group.




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