Home >> Lifestyle (page 5)


Neighbors helping neighbors

Friends of Kids with Cancer

It’s been a hard year for everyone. But the pinch of COVID-19 has been especially hard for local nonprofits who have had to forego galas, trivia nights, runway shows, walks and more.

Read More »

Fall Foliage Awaits

Powder Valley hike

Colorful landscapes are easily enjoyed by taking a day trip across the Mighty Mississippi or a short 30-minute drive down the interstate.

Read More »

Autumnal adventures on the Katy Trail

Looking for a fall adventure that is family-friendly, rich with heritage and safe, even in a pandemic? Try hitting the trail. The Katy Trail, that is. This spring, while area residents followed local guidance in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Katy Trail celebrated its 30th anniversary as the longest developed rail-to-trail project in the nation. The recreational trail runs from Machens, an extinct town near the Mississippi River in St. Charles County, to Clinton, about 66 miles southeast of Kansas City. In total, it spans about 240 miles along the vacated right-of-way of the Missouri-Kansas-Texas (MK&T, nicknamed Katy) Railroad. ...

Read More »