The St Louis Dispatch tells the story of Mark B. Chartrand, of St Louis who makes Kyle Barwan look like a piker; While on a trip to California while using another name, Chartrand showed his Purple Heart to his Airbnb hosts, and in consideration of that, they allowed him to stay even though his bill […]
When I blogged on all 108 St. Louis parks, my visit of Kiener Plaza took place in May, 2014. This was the 1980's version of the park that was dedicated in 1962 complete with Reagan-era amphitheater. This version of the park was deadShow More Summary
Stroke patients who used their minds to open and close a plastic brace fitted over their paralyzed hand gained some control over that hand, according to a new study from Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. The participants showed significant improvement in grasping objects.
A pro-life state senator in Missouri is calling for a special legislative session to strike down a St. Louis city ordinance that prompted a nonprofit maternity home and two other organizations to file a lawsuit earlier this week. Writing an op-ed in Thursday’s edition of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, state senator Bob Onder urged his […]
St. Louis Plumbers Go Above and Beyond to Save Kitten Integrated Facility Services On Monday, union plumbers, members of Plumbers and Pipe Fitters (UA) Local 562, responded to a service request at a hospital with a plumbing problem. But this call was a little different, a 6-week-old kitten had fallen into the drain and gotten stuck. Show More Summary
The 14-year NHL veteran joins the team with which he played three seasons from 2013-16
I was recently reminiscing about my first trips to St. Louis back in the 1990's delivering windshields to auto dealerships all over the bi-state region. I was trying to find photos of some of these new car dealerships from the past. Turns out, it's pretty hard to find online history and photos of long gone businesses. Show More Summary
LOS ANGELES — Dodgers pitcher Kenta Maeda was nowhere to be found. A pinch hitter, Logan Forsythe, had taken his spot in the on-deck circle. Trailing the St. Louis Cardinals by a run, the Dodgers had two runners on base with two outs. Maeda’s day appeared to be over after four innings. And then, suddenly, […]
In the January 19th issue of JAMA-Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, a research team from Washington University (St. Louis) School of Medicine reported interesting outcomes from a brain training strategy that appeared to help a significant proportion of individuals living with... Show More Summary
Two days after an ugly collision with Dodgers outfielder Yasiel Puig, Joc Pederson landed on the seven-day concussion disabled list before Thursday’s game against St. Louis. The Dodgers shut Pederson down to make room on the roster for Kenta Maeda’s return. “It’s the most responsible thing to do...
The St. Louis Blues have hired Steve Ott to be an assistant coach on Mike Yeo's staff
You remember Rashad McCants. Former UNC Tar Heels Rashad McCants player, who led the team in victory over Illinois in the NCAA championship game in St. Louis in 2005. A bunch of things have changed since then like being blackballed from the NBA and losing out on $60M because of a Kardashian, at least according to […]
Barbour JB Shipyard of St. Louis has laid the keel for a new harbor tug that will be powered by Veth Z-drives. The purchase agreement was signed at the Inland Marine Expo, St. Louis, by Kurt Johnson, Southern Illinois Transfer president and owner of the vessel…
If you pay attention, great things are happening in the St. Louis public schools. One such item of good news is the growing popularity and options around gifted-learning magnet schools. Notice the plural on schools? Yes, there are now three separate gifted schools. Show More Summary
America’s second-oldest orch is upgrading under Canadian management: (May 25, 2017, St. Louis, MO) – Today, St. Louis Symphony President & CEO Marie-Hélène Bernard announced key senior management team appointments. Erik Finley, a...Show More Summary
>> Josh Sargent, a 17-year-old striker from the St. Louis area, scored his third goal in two matches as the United States defeated Senegal, 1-0, to move atop Group F at the FIFA Under-20 World Cup in South Korea. The Americans (four points) will close group play Sunday against Saudi Arabia (three). Sargent struck in […]
A new Board Bill was introduced at last week’s Board of Aldermen meeting without being on the published agenda. A vote to suspend the rules and introduce another bill was part of the proceeding. This happened at 36 minutes into the meeting (see video). The bill not on the agenda introduced after...
Memorial Day weekend means a few rivalry matches are on the schedule in Major League Soccer, including a Cascadia Cup showdown between Portland and Seattle
Darryl Sydor has returned to the St. Louis Blues as an assistant coach under mentor Mike Yeo
A Democratic state lawmaker has taped messages from constituents to Republican Gov. Eric Greitens's door urging him to veto a bill pre-empting St. Louis' minimum wage increase. The St. Louis … Click to Continue »