July 4th

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4th of July Fireworks Safety Checklist

Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.

06/16/2014

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DIY July 4th Crafts For Your Backyard Party

Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.

06/16/2014

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Creative 4th of July Parade Float Ideas

Fourth of July parades take place all across the country and signify not only our collective patriotism, but also local pride. Homemade floats abound and are as unique and individual as the spirit that carved out our country.

06/16/2014

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Your Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide

This CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.

06/12/2014

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Stunt Helicopter to be Featured at Fair St. Louis

Chuck Aaron calls himself the craziest person in the U.S., and he’s piloting the Red Bull Helicopter at Fair St. Louis this year.

07/04/2013

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St. Louis City/County Police Cracking Down on Illegal Firework Use

St. Louis County prohibits fireworks, unless you have a permit and if you don’t already then it’s too late to get one.

07/04/2013

7/4/11-Scenes from the final day of Fair St. Louis beneath the Gateway Arch. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

St. Louis Health Department Adds Steps to Keep Fairgoers Safe

Mixed in among the tens of thousands of fairgoers this Independence Day weekend will be members of the St. Louis Health Department.

07/04/2013

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Keeping Pets Safe this July 4th

While you may like the booming sound of fireworks — rest assure, your dog or cat doesn’t.

07/04/2013

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Best Firework Displays Across the Country

From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.

06/21/2013

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Make Your Own Patriotic Gear For July 4th

Have some fun with a DIY Fourth of July!

06/17/2013

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