CyberCamp kids learn security from Scott AFB personnel

Smithton School is hosting the camp this week for the students from Belle Valley, Harmony, Signal Hill and Smithton. Volunteers from Scott Air Force Base are teaching the middle school students the basics of security, beyond the internet security most students already know.

Moss, Carpenter working to return

St. Louis Cardinals first baseman/outfielder Brandon Moss, sidelined by a sprained left ankle, still is experiencing some discomfort while making turns on the bases.

Penny for their thoughts on property tax cuts

School administrators in St. Clair County appear to be backing away from seeking a 1 cent sales tax in November that would benefit school construction and debt from it. Delaying until April gives them a chance to figure out how an angry electorate will respond unless the message is the sales tax will help bring down property taxes.

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Urban pioneers create Granite City Art and Design District

The founding president of Fort Gondo Compound for the Arts on Cherokee st in St. Louis is working on making the 1800 block of State St. into a cultural hotspot with galleries, artist lofts and venues for music, lectures and performance art known as GCADD.
dholtmann@bnd.com
Urban pioneers create Granite City Art and Design District 2:29

Urban pioneers create Granite City Art and Design District

Mike Matheny says Kolten Wong is too hard on himself 2:46

Mike Matheny says Kolten Wong is too hard on himself

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny on Matt Holliday's injury 1:13

St. Louis Cardinals manager Mike Matheny on Matt Holliday's injury

Fairview Heights police ranked in the top 10 with DUI arrests 2:02

Fairview Heights police ranked in the top 10 with DUI arrests