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Smells Like Trash | Putting On

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Smells Like Trash | Putting On

It was dumped in the 1970s, began being researched several years later, has been stated as “toxic and harmful,” and it smells like smoldering trash; it’s the West Lake Landfill. The landfill is filled with radioactive waste left from the nuclear industrial complex. Unlike the nuclear industrial complex, the radioactive waste that was left behind will not degrade due to political and social pressures. The nuclear waste was dumped, illegally, in 1973 at the West Lake site without proper treatment, yet the Nuclear Regulatory Commision didn’t impose a fine. The alarming cronyism has persisted through the decades but there is...

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NCADA + Curiosity and Heroin | Reach Out

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As heavy drug issues, including the opioid crisis, weigh on our communities it is crucial that we support the non-profit organizations that are focusing on hindering drug addictions and helping individuals struggling with it. The National Council on Alcoholism & Drug Abuse - St. Louis (NCADA) is one organization that has made a lasting impact on the community. It was founded in 1965 as a community health agency to assist individuals, but it has grown to a more proactive organization through it’s prevention education services. In addition to this program they still assist the individuals with alcohol and drug abuse...

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Bike Sharing Meets StL | Putting On

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 Image Property of NextSTL.com The bike share revolution started in Amsterdam in 1965 and has now spread across the Atlantic to more than 30 cities in the United States, and now St. Louis is joining the movement. Millions of residents and tourists will now have access to short-term dockless bike use. The advantage of dock-less cycles is that they can be left wherever, and can be found by apps that locate the bikes by GPS and also serve as the payment method. When a customer is finished riding they can use the app to lock the bike. There are...

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Hyperloop to Bridge KC & STL | Putting On

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It has been some time since St. Louis acquired a transportation accolade. It’s now time to serve as a gateway to innovation.

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The Rundown On Index Funds | 5AM Finance

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"A low-cost [index] fund is the most sensible equity investment for the great majority of investors. My mentor, Ben Graham, took this position many years ago, and everything I have seen since convinces me of its truth."

~ Warren Buffet

 

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