Creve Coeur

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2014

    KimCheese to Hit Creve Coeur in October

    Korean-Mexican fusion restaurant KimCheese (13435 Olive Boulevard, Chesterfield; 314-485-1408) has announced that a second location will open in Creve Coeur next month. The original is inside a former Dairy Queen, but don't let that fool you. The burger is one of the best -- and we mean the best. ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 26, 2014
  • Blogs

    May 29, 2014

    Mo. Supreme Court Takes On KMOX Host Charlie Brennan's Traffic Camera Case

    After rejecting several similar cases, the Missouri Supreme Court has agreed to hear arguments on the legality of traffic cameras, specifically KMOX (1120 AM) radio host Charlie Brennan's case over his $124 ticket from a speed camera. The court's verdict could have a statewide impact on laws for bo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2014

    Monsanto Protesters Picket Against GMOs, Honey Bee Deaths at Headquarters [PHOTOS]

    Hundreds of protesters demonstrated outside of Monsanto's corporate headquarters in west St. Louis County this weekend as part of an international march against the agrichemical giant. The Creve Coeur protesters joined anti-Monsanto demonstrators staging protests in 47 states and 52 countries on Sa ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 3, 2014
  • Calendar

    March 20, 2014
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    February 20, 2014
  • Blogs

    September 3, 2013

    Culpeppers Kirkwood Closing September 4

    Culpeppers (312 South Kirkwood Road; 314-821-7322) is closing its Kirkwood location tomorrow, September 4. It's the second location to close this year -- Culpeppers Creve Coeur shut its doors August 18. See also: Culpeppers Creve Coeur to Close August 18

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2013

    Culpeppers Creve Coeur to Close August 18

    Culpeppers (12316 Olive Boulevard, Creve Coeur; 314-469-3888) will close Sunday, August 18 after twenty-four years in business, as first reported by the Post-Dispatch. The Creve Coeur location was the local chain's second outpost out of the current five. The Arnold location, at Highway 141 and Jeffc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2013

    Growlers Pub Closes Remaining Location

    Growlers Pub (3811 Lindbergh Boulevard, 314-984-9009) in Sunset Hills has closed. The South County favorite shut its doors in mid-June after eighteen years. "The timing is right to close now. The pub's lease is up, and coupled with the poor economy, it was just best to close the doors," owner Carl B ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2013

    Suh-weet! Sweet Tomatoes Feeds Kids for Free in July

    Free is always better. Sweet Tomatoes is offering kids under 12 a free meal every Monday in July with the purchase of an adult meal. You don't even have to print a coupon -- just show up with your tyke in tow. Sweet Tomatoes is a chain, but one that's actually good for you (ahem, McDonald's apple di ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2013

    Creve Coeur Flasher Allegedly Exposes Himself at Silky's Frozen Custard, Sally Beauty Supply

    There's a flasher in Creve Coeur -- and he's choosing some strange locations to whip it out. At least that's based on the report sent out yesterday from the Creve Coeur Police Department, which references two separate incidents of exposure -- that officials say can likely be traced back to the sam ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2013

    Creve Coeur Park Treetop Adventure Course: Bird Lovers Upset, Say It Could Ruin Habitats

    When we first wrote about the proposal for a treetop adventure course in Creve Coeur Park this month, we said it sounded pretty friggin' cool. We did not, however, give much attention to the bird lovers who apparently made quite a fuss at the St. Louis County Council last night about the damage th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2012

    Judge Upholds Ellisville's Red Light Cameras

    St. Louis Circuit Court Judge Thea Sherry is the latest Missouri magistrate to rule in favor of the constitutionality of red light cameras. Judge Sherry dismissed a class-action lawsuit October 30 that challenged Ellisville's ordinance allowing for the controversial cameras. Her ruling marks the fif ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2012

    Review Preview: Gobble Stop Smokehouse

    This week I visit Gobble Stop Smokehouse (1227 Castillon Arcade Plaza, Creve Coeur; 314-878-5586). Do you love barbecue? Do you specifically love chicken and turkey barbecue? This might be the place for you.

  • Calendar

    August 23, 2012
  • Blogs

    March 16, 2012

    Creve Coeur's Red-Light Cameras Win Another Legal Battle

    ​A St. Louis County judge this week upheld Creve Coeur's red-light camera system, dismissing a class-action suit challenging the legality of the cameras. Attorneys Ryan Keane and John Campbell with the Simon Law Firm filed the suit last year on behalf of four people who'd received tickets from the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2011

    Missouri Appellate Court Sides With Red-Light Cameras

    ​The Missouri Court of Appeals handed down a ruling today to a case heard earlier this month involving a St. Louis County woman who challenged the red-light camera ticket she received in Creve Coeur in August of 2009.Mary Nottebrok had lost two previous decisions in municipal court and St. Louis C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2011

    Missouri Appellate Court Hears Red-Light Camera Case

    ​Appellate judges for the Missouri Court of Appeals - Eastern District heard arguments this morning in a lawsuit challenging Creve Coeur's red-light camera ordinance.The Creve Coeur municipal court and St. Louis County Circuit Court have both ruled against plaintiff Mary Nottebrok, of St. Louis Co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2011

    Openings & Closings 2010: The Final Reckoning

    Farmhaus was a highlight among the 2010 openings.​A snowy day is the perfect time to look back over our archive of restaurant openings and closings -- and notes on restaurants that we forgot to include on our lists of openings and closings -- and draw the obvious conclusion: A lot of restauran ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 9, 2010

    Creve Coeur Passes Smoking Ban with Exception of Crotchety, Old-Man Clubs

    ​Put that in your pipe, and smoke it. Such was the message at last night's Creve Coeur council meeting where council members voted unanimously (5-0) to pass a strict new smoking ban for all public places -- with the notable exceptions of the local American Legion Post and Elks Club.  Patrons ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2010

    Growlers Pub Closes Creve Coeur Location

    Mike Sweeney had the scoop on STL Hops this morning: Growlers Pub has closed its original location at 763 Old Ballas Road in Creve Coeur. An employee at the Sunset Hills location, which remains open, confirmed the closure. The Creve Coeur Growlers opened in 1996. All things considered, a run of four ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2010

    Hearing Tomorrow Over Court Summons Regarding Red-Light Cameras

    Bevis Schock: Itchin' for a red-light fight.​Attorney Bevis Schock will be in St. Louis County Circuit Court on Friday asking a judge to tell Creve Coeur officials to quit harassing his client over a red-light camera infraction. The Clayton lawyer filed a petition Monday after his client, Mary Not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 21, 2010

    FBI Looking for Man Who Robbed Creve Coeur Commerce Bank Today

    ​He walked into the Commerce Bank in Creve Coeur just before noon today carrying a small handbag and wearing dark sunglasses. The man handed the teller a note to hand over cash. He then strutted out of the bank untouched. More details and photos available at

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Wednesday, 6.24

    Creve Coeur-based Monsanto faces lower profits and imminent layoffs. (St. Louis Post-Dispatch)The FDA warns that pistachios from the salmonella outbreak earlier this year are being repackaged and sold. (Reuters)Will the recession-busting deals at T.G.I. Friday's and other mid-level chain restaurants ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2009

    'Cause Nothing Stops the HydroHoosier, Creve Coeur Drag Boat Race Officially On!, the HydroHoosier. Though rare in these parts, he is an indefatigable beast who will persist in "gunnin' it and stunnin' shit" no matter what financial difficulties may accrue.So in case you've heard that the 30th Annual Budweiser Creve Coeur Drag Boat Classic on June ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 8, 2009
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    February 11, 2009

    Fancy Birds

    Long walk

  • Calendar

    October 15, 2008

    Play Dress Up

    Costumes go classy

  • Blogs

    June 25, 2008

    Billy Sherman's Deli Closed

    A reader passed along this news: Billy Sherman's Deli in Creve Coeur (12937 Olive Boulevard) has closed, and a For Sale sign graces the property. The phone number (314-434-7340) has been disconnected. - Ian Froeb

  • Calendar

    May 28, 2008

    Hungry for More?

    This evening ride should sate you

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2008

    Go! The St. Louis Calendar, April 18-20, 2008: UMSL Jazz Festival, Sexy Parties, Zombie Squad and Earth Day

    Not totally satisfied with your weekend itinerary? Never fear, Go! is here! This regular feature highlights everything from rock shows to art openings, from delicious dishes to hidden-gem hangouts. Also check out our Calendar Homepage for more events going on this weekend in St. Louis. Want to go a ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 16, 2008
  • Culture

    April 2, 2008

    St. Louis Stage Capsules

    Dennis Brown and Paul Friswold suss out the local theater scene

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2008

    Both St. Louis Carrabba's Italian Grills Close

    Both St. Louis-area locations of the national chain Carrabba's Italian Grill have closed (10923 Olive Boulevard in Creve Coeur and 2558 Highway K in O'Fallon). No word on what, if anything, will replace the restaurant at each location. -Ian Froeb

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2007

    Review Preview: Ruchi

    Dinner begins with a basket of complimentary papadam and four chutneys: one sharp with mint, a second fiery with chile, a third tart with tamarind and a fourth sweet with mango. The contrasts among the four flavors are thrilling. An order of pakora, that reliable appetizer, brings a dish of quite ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 11, 2007
  • Music

    September 27, 2006

    Local Motion: Marcheski, Lenarsky and DaBreezy

    Tuesday, October 3. Creepy Crawl, (3524 Washington Boulevard)

  • Calendar

    July 5, 2006

    Hot Hot Heat

    Combat it with cool, cool ice

  • Culture

    May 25, 2005

    Capsule Reviews

    Dennis Brown and Deanna Jent suss out local theater

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 24, 2003

    Best Car Wash

    Waterway Gas & Wash

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 24, 2003

    Best Wine Store

    The Wine Merchant, Ltd.

  • Calendar

    June 4, 2003

    Eyeliner and Grease

    Fast cars, fast bands, fast women

  • News

    December 4, 2002

    Slapped Down

    Week of December 4, 2002

  • News

    November 20, 2002


    The mayor of tony Creve Coeur and her husband found a novel way of handling political disputes -- they sue critics

  • Dining

    October 2, 2002

    Coeur Project

    The hunt for authentic ethnic fare leads to a Creve Coeur strip mall

  • Restaurants

    April 18, 2001

    Chicken Wings


  • Restaurants

    April 18, 2001

    Low-Fat Menu

    Crazy Bowls and Wraps

  • Restaurants

    April 18, 2001



  • News

    September 22, 1999


    How the Page Avenue extension has been good for influential road-builder Fred Weber Inc. -- through construction contracts, profitable land sales and a sweet deal with St. Louis County to expand its golf course

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