Image via stloday.comEddie RothOne could say that Post-Dispatch editorial writer Eddie Roth wrote himself into a job. As Mayor Francis Slay announced Tuesday, he's hired Roth for a new title within his administration called "Chief Performance Officer." Roth begins work August 8. He'll be paid a s ... More >>
The official title of IBM's initiative to help municipalities increase government efficiency is the "Smarter Cities Challenge." In St. Louis, though, the initiative may as well be called the IBM "Safer City Challenge," as IBM's braniacs focused their efforts here on ways to improve public safety. ... More >>
Image viaOn Monday, Red Stripe premiered a new ad for its delicious, delicious beer. The video clip features the Red Stripe Ambassador -- shades of the Old Spice smooth-talker, perhaps? -- dancing to a Stephen Marley-produced, reggae cover of Frankie Goes to Hollywood's '80s synthpop hit "Rel ... More >>
8 p.m. Saturday, July 3. Fair Saint Louis, Gateway Arch, 707 North First Street.
Brezill will be able to play Wii on probation!A rookie St. Louis cop was spared jail time today for stealing electronics from an arrestee -- who happened to be carting the loot around as part of her "work" as an informant for the feds. U.S. District Judge Donald Stohr today sentenced 25-year-old ... More >>
CloudCamp is coming to St. Louis this Thursday. CloudCamp is a conference that's structured in a similar way to a BarCamp except that it's all about cloud computing. Cloud computing is basically running applications and using other IT resources over the Internet (the "cloud") rather than on your des ... More >>
Officer Jackson to Officer Brezill: "Wii are in trouble now."St. Louis police officers Ronald Jackson and Christian Brezill have been indicted on charges of theft of government property, after allegedly stealing stolen merchandise after an arrest, Acting United States Attorney Michael W. Reap ann ... More >>
Photo: Nick LucchesiTwitter creator Jack Dorsey takes questions from the media Friday at Webster University.Having assumed the title of "chairman" of Twitter, Jack Dorsey is no longer involved in the day-to-day operations of the social-networking software he co-founded in 2006 -- leaving the 32-y ... More >>
flickr.com/photos/eurleifAha! Found ya'! I've been on Missouri Auditor Susan Montee's e-mail distribution for a few months now. Nothing against Montee, but generally speaking her financial inspections of various municipalities and government agencies are pretty hum-drum. For example, Montee's staff ... More >>
Then head on over to St. Louis artist Daniel Hodges' Web site for a view of the painting below and lots more groovy stuff. Before you go, you'll want to turn your computer speakers way up. Maybe light a candle or two. Pour yourself a glass of burgundy while you're at it. Then relax, baby. Relax.
How did AT&T manage to be the only company bidding on the contract to bring Wi-Fi to St. Louis?
Week of January 18, 2007
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Week of December 7, 2006
7 p.m. Thursday, September 7. Pop's (1403 Mississippi Avenue, Sauget, Illinois).
Week of August 31, 2006
Week of May 17, 2006
Over the Hedge wants you to feel bad about what it's selling, which is everything
Week of April 27, 2006
Week of March 16, 2006
But his wallet's just fine, thanks
Thursday, January 26; Finale Music & Dining, (8025 Bonhomme Avenue, Clayton)
The Globetrotters are going down
Week of January 19, 2006
Week of July 13, 2005
Week of June 1, 2005
Thursday, May 5; the Pageant (6161 Delmar Boulevard)
The legendary Myrl Taylor is gone -- but his charity event, Guns 'N Hoses, lives on
The St. Louis Steamers heat up their home opener
Week of October 20, 2004
See him at Savvis
Week of September 15, 2004
And it's a house of pain
Almost-Blues and faded Stars
Game on (finally)
Wednesday, May 7; Savvis Center
The folks in blue slug it out with the fire brigade -- all in good fun and all for a good cause
Bill Laurie has a basketball jones that won't go away. Who cares whether it makes economic sense?
Repertory Theatre of St. Louis
The WNBA pays St. Louis a brief, tantalizing visit
City Hall makes a quick pick in an ugly battle over Internet and phone service. Prepare to pay the price.