Ken Henderson's van was searched at the Boone County Fairgrounds last June, and police found some unusual contraband -- seven alligators. The gators were seized, and Henderson was charged with 17 counts of animal abuse. The gators were returned to him in August, because a judge banned them from the ... More >>
On Tuesday, a bill was introduced to the St. Louis County Council that would make significant changes to the regulations governing St. Louis County's farmers' markets. The council did not vote on the measure at Tuesday's meeting but announced instead that it will hold a "Committee of the Whole" next ... More >>
One man is dead, and another is in jail, following an argument that turned violent Monday night in Hopeville -- the homeless camp (below) that lies north of downtown St. Louis and just next to the river.According to police, 36-year-old Adrian Henderson was quarreling with a 50-year-old man around ... More >>
Opal's Salvage Yard lied just south of the Old Rock House at Seventh and Hickory.Chalk one up for the little man. Or in this case the little woman. Yesterday a St. Louis jury awarded 80-year-old Opal Henderson $1,009,000 after the city took her junkyard in 2008 through eminent domain. Henderson a ... More >>
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Denise Wolff was gunned down in front of her home in a quiet South St. Louis neighborhood. Police thought they had the killer until their star witness wrecked the case.
Missouri's "get-tough" gaming commission gives an embattled casino what it wants
They have run away from home or been kicked out, and there are about 5,500 of them in the St. Louis area. They're homeless teens -- too old for foster care, too young to live on their own.
Jeff Tweedy used to be in a band called Uncle Tupelo. He's not anymore.
Riot police led by St. Louis Police Chief Ronald Henderson bring a violent end to 1999 Soulard Mardi Gras festivities