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$2.65 Million Granted to SIUE for Alzheimer’s Research

The program will begin a period of developing, testing and retesting various drugs.


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Loop Trolley Project Gets Final Fed Approval

The Delmar Loop trolley is on track to start laying tracks this spring.


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14 Mo. Schools Splitting Federal Grant Funds

The 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 Research

The federal grant is part of President Barack Obama’s strategy to develop and maintain a wide variety of energy sources.


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Missouri State Gets $2.5M Federal Grant

The grant goes to the university’s Department of Defense and Strategic Studies.


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Illinois Universities Get $2.8M for Nuclear Study

The money will help train future leaders in the nuclear industry.


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New Firehouse Approved in University City

Council members Monday evening approved building a new fire station to replace the city’s historic, 108-year-old firehouse on Delmar Boulevard.


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Missouri Given Half A Million Dollars To Save Endangered Species

The 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 Vote

Infusion of federal cash may prevent immediate layoffs, but long-term budget problems remain.


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East St. Louis Gets 22 Firefighters

Allows department to return to full staffing



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