STL Fire Department Receives Grant to Hire More FirefightersIn addition to the money for hiring, the department also received a $300,000 grant to pay for training.
East St. Louis School to Receive Part of $20M Federal GrantGordon Bush Elementary in East St. Louis is one of five schools to receive more than $20 million in federal grants over the next five years.
Feds Sending Missouri $36.7 Million to Help Crime VictimsMissouri received $8.7 million from the grant last year.
$2.65 Million Granted to SIUE for Alzheimer's ResearchThe program will begin a period of developing, testing and retesting various drugs.
Loop Trolley Project Gets Final Fed ApprovalThe Delmar Loop trolley is on track to start laying tracks this spring.
14 Mo. Schools Splitting Federal Grant FundsThe state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has awarded funding to eight schools in St. Louis and four in St. Louis County's Riverview Gardens School District.
University of Illinois Gets $3.5 Million for Nuke ResearchThe federal grant is part of President Barack Obama's strategy to develop and maintain a wide variety of energy sources.
Missouri State Gets $2.5M Federal GrantThe grant goes to the university's Department of Defense and Strategic Studies.
Illinois Universities Get $2.8M for Nuclear StudyThe money will help train future leaders in the nuclear industry.
New Firehouse Approved in University CityCouncil members Monday evening approved building a new fire station to replace the city's historic, 108-year-old firehouse on Delmar Boulevard.
Missouri Given Half A Million Dollars To Save Endangered SpeciesThe U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service says the intent is to protect habitat important for the endangered gray bat, the threatened Ozark cavefish and the Missouri bladderpod, which is a threatened plant.
St. Louis Firefighters Get Federal Grant -- on Eve of Layoff VoteInfusion of federal cash may prevent immediate layoffs, but long-term budget problems remain.