World War II
Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.
Pfc. John Eddington was fighting in Europe in World War II when he learned his wife gave birth to a daughter. From the battlefield he penned a letter, sweetly telling the little girl how much he loved her and longed to see her.
Less than 24 hours after news reports began telling the tale of a Marine sergeant’s Silver Star and other military keepsakes turning up in a thrift store, the man’s daughter has stepped forward.
The official name of the new bridge would be the “Stan Musial Memorial Bridge” if the bi-partisan effort is successful.
Both Akin and McCaskill appear ready to turn the public’s attention to other issues on which they promise plenty of contrasts.
Wednesday is 22nd straight day of temps 90 or above.
Wednesday of this week was a meaningful and historic day for Americans, and President Barack Obama was too busy campaigning and raising reelection funds to properly commemorate the day. Beyond being wrong, it is inexcusable. […]
Begins at 7 pm at National Archives facility in north St. Louis County.
Guests include Florence Williams, author of “Breasts: A Natural and Unnatural History” and World War II author Gregory Freeman.
Today is final day of visit. It’s open for tours.