A ‘cool building’ in north St. Louis County struggles to regain its footing

Article from the St. Louis Post Dispatch
February 15, 2014 12:15 pm
By Steve Giegerich

Features interview with Author Craig Kaintz. Read Article


April 25: Presentation at the James Eagan Center in Florissant

Craig Kaintz and Bill Kasalko are doing a book presentation for the Florissant Seniors Group at the James Eagan Center in Florissant on April 25, 2013. It starts at 1:00.

April 25, 2013
James Eagan Center
Florissant, Missouri

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Dec 19 Presentation at North County Chamber of Commerce Luncheon in Florissant

Join Craig Kaintz and Bill Kasalko for a presentation at the Greater North County Chamber Membership Luncheon on December 19 at Catering to You. There will be a drawing for a free book.

December 19, 2012
Catering to You
12775 New Halls Ferry Road

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Nov. 29 Book Signing; Library in O’Fallon MO

Visit us at the St. Charles City-County Library Annual Local Author Open House
Middendorf-Kredell Branch Library
2750 Highway K in O’Fallon

November 29, 2012
5:00 to 7:00 p.m.
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Nov. 15 Book Signing at General American Alumni and Retiree Luncheon

Visit us at the General American Alumni and Retiree Luncheon
Presentation and Book Signing, November 15, 2012

Oct. 21 Book Signing at MO History Museum

Visit us at the Orphan Car Show at the Missouri History Museum
Book Signing
October 21, 2012

‘Cruizin’ Again’ through the past in Ferguson, Florissant

Article from Stl Beacon; By Kristen Hare
August 15, 2012



In their new book, “Let’s Go Cruizin’ Again: Remembering More North County ‘Happy Days,'” authors Craig Kaintz and Bill Kasalko revisit the neighborhoods of their youth. In this follow-up book to the 2008 “Cruizin’ North County: Remembering Our ‘Happy Days’ in a St. Louis Suburb,” the authors focus heavily on Ferguson and Florissant.

Kasalko and Kaintz will take us back with photos and memories they collected while writing their second book, from the schools they ruled to the restaurants they and their friends ate at to where you went to have a little fun.
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June 16 Book Signing: Barnes & Noble Cross Keys

Barnes and Noble Cross Keys on June 16 from 1 to 3.
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Radio interview on WBGZ 1570

Photo with Mark EllebrachtListen to Bill and Craig’s interview by Mark Ellebracht from March 28, 2012. Mark is the co-host of the morning show on WBGZ 1570am in Alton Illinois.


WBGZ Radio Interview March 28

Craig Kaintz and Bill Kasalko interview on WBGZ radio station in Alton Illinois by Mark Ellebracht at 10am on March 28, 2012.