Saint Louis Crisis Nursery is nominated to receive a $20,000 grant from Monsanto's Grow St. Louis program. Vote every day, now until May 19th, on the Grow St. Louis Facebook page to increase the Crisis Nursery's chance at winning.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Parenting blogger Deb Moberly writes about how to to help your child become empathic, emotionally mature, and develop the morals that you believe are important.
Monday, May 6, 2013
"Scary Mommy" Jill Smokler and Melissa Gerstein of The MOMS spoke to a standing-room-only crowd at the Crescent in Clayton with the National Council of Jewish Women-St. Louis Section on May 2.
Sunday, May 5, 2013
A couple of readers debate whether victims bear any responsibility for crime. What do you think?
In Des Peres last week, a handful of cars and homes were burglarized in a residential neighborhood—a serious enough "spree" that the city blasted an email and text alert to the neighborhoods. As it happens, the burglar got into some unlocked cars, used the garage door opener and walked into a pair of houses in which the inside door was not locked. The report brought on this comment from a reader: "A person would not lock their car outside overnight (or anytime) because? And with a home garage door opener and valuables inside? Is this laziness or stupidity?" Another reader who said she was was one of the victims took offense: "I hope you are never a victim. You are acting like it was our fault." What do you think? Do we bear any …
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Find movie reviews and movie times for theaters in University City and the St. Louis area.
Are you a movie buff or fanatic? Or maybe you just enjoy the occasional dinner and a movie date? Either way, Patch would be thrilled to have you on board as a movie blogger! It's free, quick and easy to do so! All you have to do is shoot a quick email to Brian Feldt at firstname.lastname@example.org. --- Iron Man 3 Patch Blogger Mark Glass: *** Here’s what you need to know about the third installment of this wildly successful franchise from the Marvel Comics superhero stable. If you haven’t seen the first two flicks, don’t start here. You’ll be missing too much backstory to get into the flow. For veterans of the first two blockbusters, Robert Downey, Jr. and Gwyneth Paltrow are back as the leads, with Don Cheadle and Jon Favreau reprising their …
Friday, May 3, 2013
Senator Maria Chappelle-Nadal writes on her Patch blog all the latest updates from Jefferson City.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Our panel of experts are waiting in the comments to answer your questions.
It's time for another edition of Ask the Patch Pro, where each week we tackle a different topic and open up the comments section for questions. Our team of experts stop in to help you out and answer your questions. This week we're talking about "going green." How can you make your home, business or just life in general more eco-friendly? We want to help you find the answers to all your questions, but we need can't do it alone. Patch wants to help you get your questions answered, but we needed some help. We've compiled a team of experts to help us out. Meet the experts:
U. City is actually where I had my first real meditation experience, blogs Nayana Hein.
Wednesday, May 1, 2013
Facts Up Front should help shoppers in the grocery store.
Have you ever felt like you spend too much time grocery shopping? Does reading labels, lists of ingredients and health claims on food labels cause more confusion than they help? If this is how you feel when you grocery shop a new tool might make things a bit easier. The Grocery Manufacturers Association along with the Food Marketing Institute recently announced a new initiative to provide nutrition information, education and easier label reading. The “Facts Up Front” nutrition icon and website are designed to communicate the facts of good nutrition and to highlight the nutritional information of each food product. The “Facts Up Front” program (I have been on the advisory panel helping to guide development of these tools) is based on the …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
So continue the tradition, dust off the nursery rhyme book and return to Humpty Dumpty, Little BoPeep, and Jack Be Nimble, says Patch blogger Deb Moberly.