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Top Ways To Take Advantage Of The Last Of The Winter In St. Louis

If you’ve been nesting indoors all winter instead of getting out to enjoy those seasonal changes, don’t worry. It’s not too late to enjoy the last dregs of winter in the Lou.


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Amid A Slew Of Closures, One Attraction Remained Open

There is one place you can count on to stay open, no matter what the weather is like: the St. Louis Zoo.



St. Louis Zoo Sets Attendance Record in 2012

Records show 3,519,926 people visited the St. Louis zoo in 2012.


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Nearly a Dozen Cars Burglarized at St. Louis Zoo

The break-ins happened Friday night as several Girl Scout troops were at the zoo for a campout.


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Top Resources For Homeschool Families In St. Louis

Whether you’re looking for field trips, educational programs, or a support network, St. Louis has plenty of resources for homeschool families.


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St. Louis Zoo Seeks ‘Citizen Scientists’

The St. Louis Zoo is looking for what it calls “citizen scientists” to keep an eye on frogs and toads.


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Kevin Killeen’s Whole ‘nother Story — An Elephant’s Life at the St. Louis Zoo

Today, Kevin hears from Zoo Director Dr. Jeffrey Bonner and Elephant Activist Margo Cavanaugh on how the elephants feel about their life at the Zoo…


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Zoo Director Asking for Public Input on Expansion

Looking for big ideas, the St. Louis Zoo is asking the public to make suggestions on how to use the recently-acquired 13 acre site of the old Forest Park hospital.


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Top Alternatives To Trick-Or-Treating Around St. Louis

With so many terrific local alternatives, it’s no wonder that more and more families are creating new Halloween traditions besides trick-or-treating. Here are our top options for Halloween outings instead of trick-or-treating in your neighborhood.



Carol Perkins, Wife Of Marlin Perkins, Dies

The St. Louis Zoo says Carol Perkins died Saturday at her home in Clayton, Mo. She was 95 and had been in declining health.