Todd Streff has been named Executive Director of the Skills Center, BCI’s first-of-its-kind vocational training center for people with developmental and intellectual disabilities. Streff has a bachelor’s degree in psychology and a master’s degree in behavior analysis and therapy….

The Center for Advanced Professional Studies, better known as CAPS. Forget about traditional classrooms, now is the time to join the movement of 21st-century education. CAPS programs are nationally recognized innovative high school programs. Students fast forward into their…

Giving back to the community comes naturally to Janet and Erwin Emge, and the couple has passed that generous spirit on to their three children. The Emge family started their own nonprofit—The Pooper Troopers—to help out young moms in…

The greater St. Charles region is unusually rich in educational opportunities. Interestingly, though, the educational choices that we, as parents, make for our children tend to be intertwined with our own life experiences. So, regardless of the fact that…

Cat Yoga

Yoga has been taken to the next level in St. Charles County. Yoga-lovers can take a class with cats or strap themselves to a wall to improve a pose. Five Acres Animal Shelter has invited its resident kitty cats…