St. Louis County Library is providing 221 PBS Kids Playtime Pads to two local school districts to help families with young children keep learning during the COVID-19 pandemic. Each device comes pre-loaded with PBS content, including video clips, songs, educational games and apps. Families do not need internet access to use the Playtime Pads. The […]
[Source: RFT.com] People living in a tent city across from City Hall are suing the city, hoping to head off plans to evict them during the middle of the pandemic. Read the full article at RFT.com
[Source: STLToday.com] ST. LOUIS — A city effort to clear a downtown homeless camp that officials say is unsanitary was on hold Friday after a public-interest law firm sued. The lawyers argued that the city was trying to criminalize efforts by the homeless to get food and protect themselves from the coronavirus pandemic. Read […]
[Source: Focus St. Louis Panel ] In this session, FOCUS St. Louis Director of Civic Engagement Dr. Wally Siewert sat down with St. Louis public health experts to discuss the challenge. See the full YouTube Video here
[Source: STLToday.com] Beginning this week, the Nine Network will broadcast two hours of literacy and math instruction for students, pre-K through fourth grade, weekdays from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m, on PBS (Channel 9).
[Source: KSDK.com] ST. LOUIS — St. Louis County Council voted on Tuesday to give County Executive Sam Page the authority to spend more than $173 million in federal coronavirus relief money. It was a party line vote. Democrats said Page needs the flexibility to make quick purchases on supplies like COVID-19 tests and personal protective […]
[Source: KSDK.com] ST. LOUIS COUNTY, Mo. — More than 200 St. Louis County kids will receive technology aimed at helping them learn while they are unable to attend school. St. Louis County Library is providing 221 PBS Kids Playtime Pads to two school districts, Hancock Place and Ritenour, which will provide them to eligible families […]