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  • Blogs

    September 5, 2014

    Archaeologists Dig in Brooklyn, IL for Signs of Slave-Freeing Founder Priscilla Baltimore

    Brooklyn, Illinois has two things going for it: History and strip clubs. Even with a population of just 650, the village is arguably the Sin City of the Metro East. Yet, just a few blocks away from the neon fleshpots on South 3rd Street, the other side of Brooklyn is coming to life. On the corner o ... More >>

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    January 31, 2014

    Lawsuit Alleges Reverend Sexually Harassed Female Minister In St. Louis AME Church

    A former African Methodist Episcopal Church minister was hit with a lawsuit Wednesday over allegations of sexual harassment. Filed in St. Louis Circuit Court, the suit alleges that Reverend Frederick McCullough brazenly harassed -- and nearly raped -- an associate female minister during the two y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    Bethel Providence Church Unites Black and White Congregations

    Courtesy of Bethel Providence Christian Church​Bethel Providence Christian Church is a traditional brick building crowned by a steeple and fronted by a large cross. The interior of the chapel is equally traditional: Two tight rows of glossy wooden pews lead to a functional pulpit and altar, su ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2011

    Missouri Preservation Announces Most Endangered Historic Places

    image courtesy of Missouri PreservationSave the Oak Grove Mausoleum!​Yesterday Missouri Preservation released its annual list of the Most Endangered Historic Places in Missouri. The list now contains fifteen structures, nine held over from last year and six that are new additions. Among them a ... More >>

  • News

    September 8, 2004

    Song of the STL

    On Saturday, September 4, we tuned in to local musical frequencies in their vast and varied incarnations. What we heard, all day and all night:

  • News

    November 26, 2003

    Knockin' 'Em Dead

    Here's how the Board of Education could raise money for St. Louis schools: Charge admission to its meetings

  • News

    July 30, 2003

    Saints or Sinners?

    Olivette officials put the squeeze on a popular roller rink