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Christmas trees are objects of beauty and cheer—that is until after Christmas when they can become a chore for families wondering what to do with them.
The St. Louis County Departme...
The customs of Festivus—a non-secular holiday celebrated nationally on December 23, may seem a bit foreign to those used to only tinsel, candles and holiday cheer.
The Story of Festi...
Looking for something beyond turkey and the spiral sliced ham? Consider setting the holiday table with beef. Whether you’re serving an elegant standing prime rib or a flat-iron steak slic...
Julia Usher is one smart cookie, especially when it comes to baking Christmas cookies.
“I love to bake Christmas cookies, but cookie-baking and cookie swaps are something I think p...
Gingersnap Thumbprint cookies
Cranberry apricot filling:
3/4 cup apricot jam
1/3 cup dried cranberries, finely chopped
2 cups all purpose flour
Wrapping paper, packaging, decorations—Americans throw away 25 percent more material from Thanksgiving Day to New Years than at any other time of year.
If you’re looking to put a lit...
By: Danni Eickenhorst, Midland Division
On Tuesday, November 22, Angel Lewis, Chris Word and their family arrived at the Salvation Army in East St. Louis as volunteers, ready to serv...
The holidays are in full swing, as students from the Lindbergh School District participated in several activities this week.
Sappington Elementary School first-graders learned holid...