When it comes to CrossFit, the new fitness craze that combines gymnastics, springs, jump training and Olympic weightlifting into short-but-brutal workouts, Missouri's reaction can be summed up in three letters: Meh. Real estate site Estately analyzed each state's love for the get-fit-quick trend an ... More >>
Dozens of these litter my personal swanktuary.Fired Up Missouri recently pointed out some of the more inane bills proposed by our state legislature, and HB 1063, proposed by Rep. Pat Conway (D-St. Joe) is particularly egregious.And I quote, "HB 1063 designates the exercise known as 'jumping jacks ... More >>
Two bodybuilders from St. Charles County have been indicted for conspiracy to purchase and resell Chinese-processed Human Growth Hormone, the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of Missouri announced yesterday. Gregory Loomans, 40, and Keith Ashabranner, 32, each face up to five y ... More >>
Todd OwyoungOne problem with Kings Go Forth, performing tomorrow evening at the Firebird (2706 Olive Street, 314-535-0353): The band's hardline, genuine funk is a rarity in modern times, and citizens of 2011 may not be physically prepared for the booty shaking demands. Shape up for the Kings ... More >>
9 p.m. Thursday, May 26. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
Mommy, can I go pet the doggie?Training your pet canine to become an attack dog to protect your home is one thing. But teaching unleashed dogs how to charge and bite humans in an outdoor space where mothers wheel their baby carriages, well ... maybe not so much. That's the message being sent ... More >>
6 p.m. Friday, November 5. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
Bryan SutterIslands at Firebird on July 9A decent-sized crowd turned out at the Firebird last night for the infectious energy of the polymorphous pop group Islands. Openers Steel Phantoms were almost shockingly good. Though the Brooklyn band has been playing as a foursome for less than a yea ... More >>
File this one under I Gotta Get Me One of Those Government Grants: A new study by a Washington University professor, funded by the NIH and the CDC and published in the December issue of the journal Preventive Medicine, found, according to a Wash. U. press release, "people who eat out often at buffet ... More >>
9 p.m. Saturday, November 1. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.
Brains want books
60 Hampton Village Plaza
Laumeier's woods hold surprises
8 p.m. Saturday, July 7. Budweiser Main Stage, on the Arch grounds, as part of Live on the Levee.
The Collectible Series
(Soulard Coffee Garden)
Aimee Mann knocks out another pop jewel
Queeny County Park
The Loading Zone
The Irish County Fair returns
Flow in slow-mo, yo
They're nae bad, lad
Kelly Layne Mullins
Big Bend Yoga Center
South Broadway Athletic Club Annex
Par-Tee Recreation Center Inc.
Dusty Kraus, Kraus Farms