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Seasons of giving

Seasons of giving

Catherine Butler, opinions writer

January 17, 2019

Filed under Columns

People wait to take strings of twinkling lights down from their front porches, and leftovers from a family potluck sit in the fridge. Frost still coats the window panes, and many children still suck on candy canes. Though it’s January and the holidays have ended, reminders of the giving seas...

The spirit of giving

The spirit of giving

Maddie Hawes, features writer

December 2, 2016

Filed under Features

Imagine waking up Christmas morning to no presents under the tree or every night of Hanukkah not wishing for toys but a bed or some silverware. Some families in the St. Louis area are accustomed to holidays like this. Each year, The St. Louis Post Dispatch releases a list of cases describing local fam...

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