This St. Louis Startup Has Raised Big Money (And Got an Investment from Mark Zuckerberg)

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Louis-based Varsity Tutors just closed its Series C round with an investment from theChan Zuckerberg Initiative. Startup

St. Louis Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon

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Yesterday I did the St. Louis Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon with Matt Shobe. Last week was another heavy travel week – Boston to NY to SF to St. Louis. When I got to St. Louis Friday night I was tired and my left shoulder hurt. We went past the St. Louis Ballpark which is a beautiful stadium, cruised through downtown, and by mile four I was starting to settle down. The course was a really nice tour through St. Louis.

Why Gateway Accelerate Is A Great Choice For International Entrepreneurs

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The goal of this program is to contribute to St. Louis’s local economy and UMSL’s curricular and non-curricular offerings to its students by attracting talented entrepreneurs from around the world to relocate their business to St. Louis. Louis has a great startup scene and a vibrant business community. Business growth over the last five years has been significant and 26 Fortune 1000 companies are headquartered in St. With the help of the St. loui

St. Louis residents seek to make Angelou's home a landmark

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LOUIS (AP) — Ronda Wright finds it a bit poetic that she hung on to her 127-year-old St. Louis home five years after transferring to Texas

Developing the Most Important Mindset for Success: Build Your Roster Like the St. Louis Cardinals

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The importance of consistently working on making yourself better can not be overstated. Strategy

A St. Louis Craft Brewery Where Success Comes From Everybody Knowing Your Name

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No Television, Just Great Conversation and Camaraderie at The Civil Life Brewing Company.

Minimum Wage in St. Louis Drops From $10 to $7.70 After Missouri Governor Signs New Bill

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Missouri Governor Eric Greitens said that increasing the minimum wage would 'kill jobs' and 'take money out of people's pockets.'.

St. Louis residents seek to make Angelou's home a landmark

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LOUIS — Ronda Wright finds it a bit poetic that she hung on to her 127-year-old St. Louis home five years after transferring to Texas. After all, it once sheltered writer Maya Angelou

Uber's Showdown With St. Louis Satirized by Parody App

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city without access to ride-sharing, St. Louis has become the newest battleground over the limits of the on-demand economy. As the biggest U.S. These developers are using humor to try to change that

Need $50K? Move Your Startup to St. Louis

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A non-profit called Arch Grants is offering startups a $50,000 grant to move to St. Louis. Missouri-based non-profit Arch Grants announced today that it will give $50,000 to a few select startups that are willing to move their business to St. Louis. Louis.

Square Co-founder's Plan to Fix St. Louis

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Can programming close the employment gap in St. Louis? Now, McKelvey is on a much more audacious mission: to use technology to end St. Louis''s history of violent crime. Louis is, in fact, one of the most dangerous cities in the United States, with a yearly rate of 35.3

St. Louis Startups Strut Their Stuff

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Two events this week in St. Louis show how vibrant the startup ecosystem has become there. This is the 13th year the conference has been in business, which alternates each year between Kansas City and St. Louis. Louis tech investor. Louis. Louis.".

Uber Sues St. Louis Taxi Regulator--and Launches Without Approval

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The suit marks the first time the company has gone after a U.S. regulator with an anti-competitive lawsuit

Square Co-Founder Steps Into St. Louis Uber Brawl

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Square co-founder Jim McKelvey wants to see Uber on the streets of his hometown. But the city's mandate for drivers to be fingerprinted is pushing that possibility further into the future

And then there was one…

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If you are based in the St. Louis area and are building a software startup, there’s four one Scholarship still up for grabs – here’s the details: Announcing the first 10 StartupToDo.com Scholarships. Tags: StartupToDo.com St Louis startups Nine Oasis Digital StartupToDo.com Scholarships recipients have now gotten the good news and accepted.

Want to Jumpstart Your Startup? Get an Entire City Behind You

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And St Louis is willing to be that city! Want to Jumpstart Your Startup? Get an Entire City Behind You. Startup

Looking for a Community that Will Invest in Your Startup? Head to This Midwestern City

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The Spirit of St. Louis fund has started partnering with other early stage investors, including Steve Case's Rise of the Rest fund. Startup

If Jeff Bezos Wants to Make America Better (and He Does), This is Where He Should Bring Amazon

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Here's why they should build it in St. Louis. Amazon is building a second headquarters in America. Icons of Entrepreneurship

This City Has a New $5 Million Fund for Early Stage Startups

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Louis, Missouri has a new fund aimed at helping early stage startups get through the "Valley of Death.". Startup

This Local Nonprofit Plans to Teach Every 7th Grader How to Code (by Borrowing an Idea from the UK)

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One nonprofit in St. Louis plans to change that, at least at he local level. There is a shortage of employees with STEM skills. Technology

In the Future, the World Could Face a Massive Food Shortage. One Accelerator Plans to Change That

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The Yield Lab in St. Louis has invested in 19 companies that are trying to make sure the world has enough to eat. Like food? Startup

The Go-To Growth Machine for Shark Tank's Teen Startups

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Shark Tank's teenage founders have joined this St. Louis business accelerator. Here's why

Missing Charlotte woman, 8-year-old daughter found safe

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LOUIS — A missing Charlotte woman and her 8-year-old daughter, who hadn’t been seen since Monday afternoon, have been found safe in Missouri

Skinner, Ryan lift Hurricanes over Blues 4-2

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LOUIS (AP) — Jeff Skinner put Carolina ahead in the third period and Derek Ryan scored twice, helping the Hurricanes beat the St. Louis Blues 4-2 on Thursday night

Rams receiver Brian Quick back after breaking collarbone

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

LOUIS (AP) — Just when he was starting to fully appreciate football, St. Louis Rams wide receiver Brian Quick almost had it taken away from him

Blues beat Hurricanes 5-4 in shootout, clinch 3rd in Central

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AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko scored in the fourth round of the shootout, and the St. Louis Blues beat the Carolina Hurricanes 5-4 on Saturday night RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

Blues-Hurricanes Sums

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Louis 2 0 0 0—3 Carolina 1 1 0 0—2

Hurricanes-Blues Sums

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Carolina 3 1 0 0—4 St. Louis 1 2 1 0—5

Blues beat Hurricanes 2-1

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AP) — Dmitri Jaskin scored his first goal of the season and Brayden Schenn added the game-winner, giving the St. Louis Blues a 2-1 victory over the Carolina Hurricanes on Friday night RALEIGH, N.C. (AP)

How the Los Angeles Rams Can Win the Rebranding Game

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The Rams have a lot of work to do as the franchise prepares to move from St. Louis to Los Angeles

Summit to consider plight of the red wolf

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LOUIS (AP) — Wolf experts from around the nation will gather at suburban St. Louis' Endangered Wolf Center this week to consider how to help the critically endangered red wolf

Skinner has goal, assist to lift Hurricanes over Blues 4-1

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LOUIS (AP) — Jeff Skinner had a goal and an assist and the Carolina Hurricanes beat the St. Louis Blues 4-1 on Thursday night to extend their season-high winning streak to four games

Saint Louis cruises 78-59 past North Carolina A&T

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LOUIS (AP) — Mike Crawford scored 19 points as Saint Louis cruised to a 78-59 win over North Carolina A&T on Saturday night

Aldridge's 24 leads Davidson to 77-66 win over Saint Louis

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LOUIS (AP) — Peyton Aldridge scored 15 of his 24 points in the first half and Davidson defeated Saint Louis 77-66 on Sunday

Saint Louis uses big run early in 2nd to beat Campbell 74-66

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LOUIS (AP) — Aaron Hines had 18 points, Jalen Johnson scored 17, Jordan Goodwin added 16 on Tuesday night and Saint Louis rallied early in the second half for a 74-66 win over Campbell

Saint Louis uses big run early in 2nd to beat Campbell 74-66

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

LOUIS (AP) — Aaron Hines had 18 points, Jalen Johnson scored 17, Jordan Goodwin added 16 on Tuesday night and Saint Louis rallied early in the second half for a 74-66 win over Campbell

Oshie helps Blues beat Hurricanes 5-4 in shootout

Winston-Salem Journal State/Region News

LOUIS (AP) — Vladimir Tarasenko tied it early in the third period and T.J. Oshie had the lone goal in a shootout to lift the St. Louis Blues to a tougher-than-expected 5-4 victory over the Carolin

Davis returns to Ferguson-Florissant district

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AP) — Joseph Davis is back in his role as superintendent of the Ferguson-Florissant School District in suburban St. Louis after criminal charges against him in North Carolina were dropped FERGUSON, Mo. (AP)

Ferguson-Florissant schools superintendent arrested

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AP) — The superintendent of the Ferguson-Florissant School District in suburban St. Louis has been arrested on charges related to his time at a district he previously led in North Carolina FERGUSON, Mo. (AP)

Autopsy confirms Iraq War veteran accidentally drowned

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BAY ST. LOUIS, Miss. (AP) AP) — Authorities have ruled that an Iraq War veteran accidentally drowned in Hancock County two months ago