Ed Jones

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2012

    Rev. Larry Rice Intends to Sue the City Over Integrity Village Condemnation

    The New Life Evangelistic Center has sent out a press release announcing that Reverend Larry Rice will file a federal lawsuit against both the City of St. Louis and St. Louis Public Safety Director Eddie Roth for shutting down his tent city, Integrity Village.

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2012

    Defiance Offers a Vision of St. Louis' Future

    Speculative fiction website io9 posted a sneak peek at the forthcoming TV show Defiance, a SyFy channel original that's set 35 years in the future. In between now and then an alien species crashes into Earth and inadvertently terraforms the planet, creating a new world. Despite all that, the Arch st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 14, 2012

    Rams Dome Proposal: Pop-Top Stadium, Glass Wall and No Price Tag

    Attorney General Chris Koster released the St. Louis Rams' proposal for bringing the Edward Jones Dome into the "first tier" of NFL stadiums. It's a 39-page document that gets into the nitty-gritty of electrical wiring, media toilets and an innovative roof design that reminds me of the sunroof on th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2012

    St. Louis Rams Reject CVC Dome Proposal

    ​The St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission just reported that the St. Louis Rams have officially notified the CVC that the team rejects the initial upgrade proposal for the Edward Jones Dome. You may recall that the proposal recommended (maybe "requested" is a better word, considering how w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Improving the Edward Jones Dome

    ​Matthew Hathaway over at the Post-Dispatch has a concise look into the particulars of the Edward Jones Dome's pressing need for self- improvement. It's pressing in the sense that there's a February 1 deadline for the St. Louis Convention and Visitors Commission to present a plan to upgrade the fa ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2010

    Rams Season Opener: Moral Victory, Literal Defeat

    Image viaSam Bradford gazes longingly into the future.​"I thought this was going to be a new year."That was the too-true statement uttered by the bartender at McGurk's yesterday afternoon after the Cardinals blocked Josh Brown's 34-yard field goal attempt early in the first half. A sizable crowd g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2010

    Five Reasons The Rams Will STAY in St. Louis

    Ignore Chad's Chicken Little impression. The sky is not falling on fans of the St. Louis Rams.While the franchise has already moved three times (from Cleveland to LA in 1945, from LA to Anaheim in 1979 and to St. Louis in 1995) it is definitely going to stay put this time around. Here's why:

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2010

    Edward Jones Dome Dubbed One of the Nine "Worst Sports Stadiums in America"

    Image sourceIt might be a dump but it's our dump, right?​Everyone knows the Edward Jones Dome sucks. The Rams also suck, but that's not news either.But when a random sports blog says, in so many words, that the Dome and the Rams collectively suck worse than almost every other stadium and team comb ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2010

    Photos Video: The Elite Eight in St. Louis -- Michigan State vs. Tennessee

    photo by Keegan HamiltonMagic Johnson and Korie Lucious celebrate another Michigan State Final Four​The NCAA was gracious enough to grant the RFT court-side seats on press row for the big games this weekend. We were stationed directly behind the Tennessee bench for both the Sweet Sixteen and the E ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 27, 2010

    This Picture Pretty Sums It Up for Northern Iowa

    Photo by Keegan HamiltonTears were flowing Friday night in the Ed Jones Dome​There were a whole lot of Northern Iowa fans on-hand to watch the Sweet 16 last night. The announced attendance in the stadium was 26,377. At least 85 percent of them were wearing purple and gold. (Tennessee had a very ro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2010

    Four Tips For Jumping on the Northern Iowa Bandwagon

    Image ViaA pile of Panthers​Downtown is crawling with college hoops fans right now. Walking down Washington Avenue last night, especially in the areas around the Ed Jones Dome, was like being at four different pep rallies at once. Drunken Michigan State fans shouted 'Go Green!' at passers-by, a ho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2008

    Edward Jones Dome is Worst in NFL

    Sports Illustrated published its annual NFL fan survey this week and the people have spoken: The Edward Jones Dome is the worst place in America to see a professional football game.

  • Music

    September 22, 2004

    Metal Health

    We tell Metallica how to get its act together, tour the state with LL Cool J and listen to Wilco

  • Calendar

    September 22, 2004

    Gateway to Fun

    This Classic Weekend has it all -- even LL Cool J!

  • News

    January 21, 2004

    Cowboy Him

    A hometown boy's skills on the open range could win him $25K, Mariano Favazza offers a money-back guarantee, and Unreal gets to the seat of the issue at the new ballpark; plus, won't someone from the STL break the marathon-bowling record?