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Siteman Cancer Center Expands To China
World Trade Center St. Louis established a connection for an expansion of the Siteman Cancer Center to Shouzou, China.
St. Louis Celebrates the First U.S. – China Sister City Anniversary with Baseball
To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Nanjing and St. Louis Sister city relationship, a set of baseball statues was created by local sculptor Harry Webber.
New Ferguson Teen Center Gives Youth “A Place to Become”
The Boys and Girls Club of Greater St. Louis opened a Teen Center of Excellence — one of the first of its kind — in November 2019.
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The World’s First VR Experience Powered by Brainwaves
Healium is the world’s first virtual and augmented reality platform powered by brainwaves and heart rate via consumer wearables.
Recipes for Respect: African American Meals and Meanings
African American cooking is rich in traditions beyond today’s soul food. Enslaved and free black cooks earned respect as fine chefs and cookbook authors.
Blue pumpkins helping children with autism enjoy Halloween
A blue Halloween bucket has become an unofficial symbol of awareness for autism. If you see a trick-or-treater holding a blue pumpkin candy bucket at your doorstep, it could mean the person is autistic.
HEC wins 7 Mid America Emmy Awards, including Overall Excellence
HEC Media was honored to come home to St. Louis with seven Mid America Emmy Awards, including Overall Excellence
St. Louis Ferris Wheel Offers Birds-Eye View of Downtown
The St. Louis Ferris Wheel is now open! Head on down to Union Station for a ride in the new 200 foot tall ferris wheel.
Schankman’s St. Louis: Tootie Speaks!
HEC’s Paul Schankman interviews child star Margaret O’Brien during her visit to St. Louis for a screening of “Meet Me in St. Louis,” in which she played Tootie.