Jack in the Box Inc.

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2014

    The First St. Louis Tim Horton's Will Be in Maplewood

    Beloved Canadian bakery chain has been in talks to come to St. Louis for a while now, and it looks like the first location will be in Maplewood. Local franchisee Show Me Hospitality announced it is in talks to build a free-standing cafe at Big Bend and Manchester. See also: Tim Horton's Plans 40 St ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2014

    Grand Jury Gets Until January to Decide on Michael Brown Shooting

    A judge has granted an extension for the grand jury in charge of deciding whether Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson will be acquitted or charged with a crime. The twelve jurors now have until January 7 to indict Wilson for shooting and killing unarmed teen Michael Brown in Ferguson on August 9 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2014

    No End in Sight for Darren Wilson Case as Grand Jury Term Officially Ends Wednesday

    A grand jury has been considering evidence for three weeks now in the case of Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson, and the hearings will likely continue for at least another month despite the official term for the jury ending tomorrow. Ed Magee, spokesman for the St. Louis County Prosecutor's O ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2014

    Teens Charged With Murder After Fistfight Turns into Deadly Shooting (Homicide No. 44)

    Two seventeen-year-olds face murder and armed criminal action charges after a four-woman fistfight escalated into the shooting death of Alicia Miller, 26, in the Wells-Goodfellow neighborhood. Darius Hamell, seventeen, of the 5900 block of Wabada Avenue, was charged with first-degree murder and arm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2014

    Thieves Get Jail Time for Robbing South City Imo's Pizza Delivery Man at Knifepoint

    Remember when robbing fast-food joints was the hot new St. Louis crime trend? Well, maybe the fates of Auntre and Christopher Moore will convince like-minded criminals to leave St. Louis' poor pizza-delivery workers alone. Both men pleaded guilty to first-degree robbery, first-degree assault an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2014

    Homicide No. 27: Clem Russell, Suspected Jack in the Box Robber, Shot While Gambling

    Clem Russell, a nineteen-year-old from south city, was just one of the four people in St. Louis City shot in three separate shootings in a two-hour stretch Saturday night. But he's the only one who didn't make it out alive. Russell was gambling with friends in the alley behind the 3500 block of Pe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2014

    19 People Too Drunk to Remember St. Louis Mardi Gras

    There are two kinds of people: those who don't go to Mardi Gras and those who don't remember Mardi Gras. No matter which category you fall into, Daily RFT is here to help you relive Mardi Gras weekend in St. Louis. Here are 21 people doing Mardi Gras right. Warning: Some images may not be appropr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2014

    For Chefs Austin Hamblin and Michelle Allender, Two Minds Are Better Than One

    Jackie Miller and Ashley Morrison weren't looking for a package deal when they set out to fill the executive chef position at Bella Vino Wine Bar & Tapas (325 South Main Street, St. Charles; 636-724-3434) But when a former co-worker introduced them to Austin Hamblin and Michelle Allender, they decid ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2014

    Meet This City Of Takers, Unhinged and Underrated Rockers

    In this weekly column, RFT Music gets to know local creatives, musicians and their missions. Get a slice of the local scene, complete with a snippet of sound and info about upcoming releases and shows. Stick around to see what St. Louis artists have to say whenever they Fill in the Blank. When guit ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 22, 2013

    Papa Murphy's, Named America's Best Pizza Chain, Brings Take'n'Bake to South City [Photos]

    South city residents might have noticed a comically large, inflatable Italian chef -- at least 25-feet-tall, similar to a massive Christmas-themed lawn ornament -- hanging out on Gravois Avenue in early August. The cause for the overtly cartoon-ish decor? Papa Murphy's (3909 Gravois Avenue; 314-875- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2013

    Fast Food Strike Expands to East St. Louis

    Fast food workers walked off their jobs July 29 to protest low wages and the inability to unionize. This morning, the strike is extending to East St. Louis, West County and continuing downtown later this afternoon. See also: - St. Louis Fast Food Workers Walk Off the Job (Again) - St. Louis Fast-Fo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2013

    Your Fast-Food Lent Options Are Bountiful

    The Lent season gives rise to a great St. Louis tradition, the Fish Fry. But local church parishes aren't the only folks in on the fish. At least since 1962, when McDonald's debuted the Filet-O-Fish, fast-food restaurants have offered Lent-friendly options for patrons. Gut Check figured we'd run do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 26, 2012

    Fight Club Sandwich: Jack in the Box's Waffle Breakfast Sandwich vs. McDonald's McGriddle

    In a recent morning hangover-induced jaunt to Jack in the Box, Gut Check glimpsed a new menu item: the waffle breakfast sandwich. According to Jack, the sandwich is made with the chain's new country grilled sausage, a fried egg, cheese and toasted maple waffles. Our first thought: Can we get hash br ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 3, 2012

    Jack in the Box Introduces Bacon Milkshake; Gut Check Sez, "Been There, Done That"

    So Gut Check just learned (via Eater) that Jack in the Box is making a big to-do about its new bacon milkshake, part of its disturbing new "Marry Bacon" ad campaign. "It's for real," proclaims the blurb on the Jack in the Box website. No shit it's for real. We've had a bacon milkshake here in St. L ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Car Rams South City Jack in the Box

    Screenshot:​A car slammed into the Jack in the Box at 2163 South Grand Boulevard early this morning, KMOV reports. No one was injured, but according to the report, the restaurant will be closed today and possibly longer.Just now, Gut Check was able to obtain the police mugshot of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2011

    Top Five Fast Food Joints Besides Del Taco to Enjoy While Drunk

    Laura MillerSo long, after-bar hangout.​A community of St. Louis drinkers was surely surprised when news broke that plans might be in the works to demolish an after-bar staple, the midtown Del Taco (212 South Grand Boulevard; 314-534-1424). Gut Check reported yesterday that developer Rick Yack ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2011

    "Neo-Supper Club" Jumpin' Jupiter Opens in Maplewood

    Diana BenantiInside the Jumpin' Jupiter.​ St. Louis' first neo-supper club, the Jumpin' Jupiter, opened its doors in Maplewood this weekend in the old Jive and Wail location (7376 Manchester Road, Maplewood; 314-645-5867). We reported on the opening back in March, and now the wait is over. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2010

    'Stache Bash Changes Addrache -- Moving from Hrabosky's to Shannon's on December 4

    Image Via'Stache Bash headed thatta way.​This just in from the folks at the American Mustache Institute. Their annual gala slated for next month is changing addresses -- moving from the bar of one Cardinals' broadcaster to another. That's right, on December 4  'Stache Bash will take place at ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    Eclipse's James Lake: Featured Bartender of the Week

    Welcome to Girl Walks into a Bar, a weekly Gut Check feature that spotlights local bars and bartenders. This week Alissa Nelson profiles Eclipse bartender James Lake. Below is a Q&A with Lake, followed by a video of him mixing a Cuddle.Alissa NelsonEclipse bartender James Lake​A light rain is ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    Terry Madlock: Ax-Wielding Man Charged with Attempted Robbery at Jack in the Box

    Madlock: As in "stark-raving mad" and now he's "locked up." ​The St. Louis Circuit Attorney's Office yesterday issued warrants against a homeless man for first-degree attempted robbery, armed criminal action and unlawful use of a weapon in a bizarre hold up earlier this week. St. Louis police say ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2010

    Get a Doublicious In Exchange for Your Vuvuzela (and Other Ridiculous Fast Food Fad Swap Ideas)

    Image via​It's been just over a week since Spain took the World Cup, and the rattling buzz of the vuvuzela is finally fading to a mild case of tinnitus. No one ever wants to hear that sound again. So what to do with your now-useless horn? KFC wants it. Send your used vuvuzela to KFC's corporate h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Pi Kitchen Manager Brutally Beaten Outside McKinley Heights Jack in the Box

    Ali Aziz, the 29-year-old kitchen manager at the Kirkwood location of Pi pizzeria, was brutally beaten early Sunday morning in the parking lot of the Jack in the Box restaurant at 1807 Gravois Avenue in the city's McKinley Heights neighborhood.Details remain sketchy, but Pi owner Chris Sommers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2010

    The Morning Brew: 4.21

    Foot-and-mouth disease is back. Three cows were found with the condition's mouth sores, so Japan has banned the export of beef for three months, according to Forbes. It's the first case of foot-and-mouth reported in Japan in ten years. Jack in the Box has introduced self-service kiosks. Slashfood ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2010

    Freebie Free-for-All

    ​It's April, which brings brings showers of free stuff from chain restaurants and food companies. Chick-Fil-A has a freebie a day this week. Today get a free yogurt parfait. Thursday's free chicken nugget day. Friday it's a fudge brownie. On April 15 (tomorrow), bring your own reusable tra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2009

    Schnucks Wins Coveted Black Pearl Award is the Black Pearl Award, I hear you ask in a tone of great bewilderment? And why is it coveted?We at Gut Check are here to help!We must also confess -- we were drawn to this arduous research task by our fondness for pirates.Shopping at Schnucks, particularly during t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2008

    St. Louis Weekend Recap: Schlafly Repeal of Prohibition Fest, Dan Deacon, Feist, Alice Rose, Wash Ave. Club Pics, Flamenco Dancing

    What a weekend. Here's what you missed: The Alice Rose of Austin, Texas played Friday night at Lemmons in South St. Louis. Click over to A to Z to read more. On Friday night, the wind was whipping down Washington Avenue, but that didn't stop the club crowd from heading out. Here's a recap from Jo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2007
  • News

    November 22, 2006

    The Qdefense Rests

    Sandwich v. burrito: A nation decides.

  • News

    March 22, 2006

    Ace of Spaides

    This St. Louis rapper thinks he's got a winning hand to play

  • Dining

    October 5, 2005

    Hamburger Help Her

    This Chuck-A-Burger is new, but its food is classic and delicious

  • News

    June 8, 2005

    Behold the Forty

    A paean to the big bad bottle

  • Calendar

    November 19, 2003

    Rock and Load

    Chris Rock takes no prisoners

  • News

    March 19, 2003

    The St. Lunatics Fringe

    Producer Jason "Jay E" Epperson crafts the beats that make Nelly fans swoon. So how come you've never heard of him?

  • News

    December 11, 2002

    Fall Guy

    Minor-league wrestling in St. Louis may be choreographed schlock, but it can still kill

  • News

    July 31, 2002

    North Side Pitch

    Jennifer Joyce crosses the racial divide to walk the streets and talk about crime

  • Dining

    April 10, 2002

    Grand Junction

    The landmark restaurants of Grand Boulevard still pack 'em in

  • News

    February 13, 2002

    Mount Buzzmore

    Scandals, shootings and tax anger crack Westfall façade, but bags of money, no GOP opponent -- yet -- may keep him on his pedestal

  • News

    January 16, 2002
  • News

    October 10, 2001

    Losing the Battle and the War

    Were the Jack in the Box killings a crime or just sloppy police work in the name of the war on drugs?

  • News

    July 11, 2001

    Easy Answers

    The facts about two high-profile police shootings remain muddled, but is a review panel really pressing for the truth?

  • News

    May 23, 2001

    The Secret Police

    St. Louis County police say they follow the law. But on matters of public record, someone should call 911.

  • News

    May 16, 2001

    Black and Blue

    The conflicting versions of the shooting by police of a teenager widen the rift between cops and African-Americans

  • News

    October 18, 2000


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    September 27, 2000
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    September 27, 2000

    Best Protest

    I-70 Blockade

  • News

    August 9, 2000

    What Is the Most Attractive Part of Your Anatomy?

    Published the week of August 9-15, 2000

  • News

    July 19, 2000

    Hand-Me-Down District

    After 32 years, Bill Clay is retiring from his congressional seat. He wants to leave it to his son, but a crowded, eccentric field of candidates is contesting the will.

  • News

    June 28, 2000

    Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

    Despite glowing coverage of local gay events in the Post-Dispatch, bigotry is alive and well

  • News

    June 21, 2000

    Anti-Community Policing

    St. Louis County cops earn the distrust of African-Americans

  • Culture

    April 26, 2000

    Geek love

    The men behind this season's best shows -- and biggest failures -- blame it all on Regis

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