As the price of gas continues to rise, just in time for summer vacation, many families are rethinking their travel plans. And many others are grateful that they already have a destination picked out close to home that offers everything needed for a great family vacation.
It’s Eagle Hurst Ranch. Less than a two- hour drive from St. Louis, Eagle Hurst is a family-friendly resort nestled in a wooded campus in the Ozarks.
JERUSALEM -- New text in an exhibit at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial offers a less-critical assessment of the actions of Pope Pius XII in dealing with the Nazi persecution of Jews during World War II.
While the new text still points to Pope Pius' prominent role in the Church's negotiations with Nazi officials, it paints a more complex picture of the situation decades ago.
We'll call him "Gumby" of the river -- a flexible river guide who can shape your experience however you'd like.
Just as the green, human-like clay figure of media fame is adaptable, Mike Clark can tailor guests' experiences along the Missouri or Mississippi rivers for St. Louis area day trips, full-moon floats, multi-day canoe campaign trips or more.
There's no reason to miss Mass while on vacation. With a little planning, travelers can find a Catholic church in or near almost any location. Just take advantage of one or both of the most commonly used tools we have at our disposal -- the telephone and the Internet.
The obvious choice for many people is to access the Internet, via computer or mobile devices such as smartphones, tablets or iPads.