On Monday, the Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts and Amazon jointly announced they had struck a deal for the internet retailer to begin paying sales tax in the Lone Star state. Amazon has a distribution center in Irving, Texas, but has never paid sales tax for products shipped from the facility b ... More >>
Here's betting tailgaters continue drinking beer even if the Big 12 does become the "Old-Fashioned Conference."Dan Beebe, commissioner of the Big 12, held a conversation stand-up act yesterday at the conference's football media day in Irving, Texas. Asked whether the Big 12 (soon to have ten team ... More >>
Robert DollJerome Brown failed to show up for work Monday morning, prompting family members to call police to ask that they check in on the 27-year-old Wellston resident. Officers with the Wellston and St. Louis County police arrived at Brown's home in the 1800 block of Irving around 9 a.m. June ... More >>
Although the Antarctica Lounge (5226 Gravois Avenue) has been hosting karaoke nights and the occasional show already, the venue's official opening date is set for this Thursday. The space's schedule of weekly events so far includes:Thursday: Indie Rock Karaoke (initial list here -- and really, any v ... More >>
Robert Redford and the American façade.
Week of September 14, 2006