The award is given to those who have contributed significantly to advancements in child abuse and neglect prevention and Crisis Nursery's mission to save babies' lives, keep kids safe and build strong families.
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Friday, March 25, 2011
Suzanne Corbett wins an armload of awards for her food, travel and business writing. She contributes "Bites Nearby" for Patch.
Suzanne Corbett, who writes food-related columns for Patch, was the top award winner in the annual Communications Contest of the Missouri Professional Communicators (MPC). Corbett, of South County, received either first or second place awards in nine categories, including Food, Travel, Reviews, Business Spotlights, Features, Personality Profiles, Columns, Arts & Entertainment and Writing for the Web. Her entries included material published by PrimeLife Circuit Magazine, West Newsmagazine, AAA Midwest Traveler and Patch.com. At Affton-Shrewsbury Patch, Corbett takes a brief look at local South County restaurants in a weekly column called Bites Nearby that appears on several Patch websites. She also writes another food column for Fenton-High…
Friday, March 11, 2011
The Eighth Annual Exceptional Educators Awards Banquet celebrates the work of 14 Affton teachers.
Friends, family, and fellow teachers gathered at the Orlando Gardens Banquet Center on Thursday night to recognize the hard work of 14 outstanding Affton educators. The Eighth Annual Exceptional Educators Awards Banquet was organized by the Affton Chamber of Commerce. The Bayless and Affton school districts, Cor Jesu Academy, Lutheran High School South, Our Lady of Providence, Saint Dominic Savio, Salem Lutheran, and Seven Holy Founders School were all represented. “These educators teach our children to read, they teach them how to be people of character,” said awards presenter Ann Bollone of St. Anthony’s Medical Center. “And these children grow up to be strong community members. I’m sure a lot of our people at the medical center grew up …