Leah Freeman

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2014

    Still No Answers Seven Months After Police Shoot and Kill Stephon Averyhart

    Seven months have passed since police officers from the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department shot and killed 27-year-old Stephon Averyhart during a wild chase, but the investigation is still ongoing and few details have been released. Now, the mother of the deceased wants to know why it's taking ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 9, 2014

    LouFest: Police Report Zero Vehicles Damaged This Year, Down From 29 In 2013

    Last year, many LouFest fans leaving the festival were faced with a major buzzkill upon arriving at their cars. Police reported that a total of 29 vehicles were broken into last summer, with valuables stolen that included wallets, bags, electronics and even "personal papers," according to an inciden ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2014

    Forklift Flips BMW, Then Drops Dumpster on It

    It might take you a couple seconds to notice the weirdness in this grainy photo. Look for the upside-down silver sedan resting in the middle of Broadway and Convention Plaza, right in front of the Edward Jones Dome. Note also the full dumpster curiously resting on the car's exposed undercarriage. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 28, 2014

    Vote for St. Louis' Most Underrated Patio

    As you already know, we have a thing for patios. Whether you're enjoying a meal, a few cold brews or hanging out with your pooch, they are basically the best thing about spring weather. It seems that our readers love patios, too -- we got a ton of nominations. We've tallied up the comments and whitt ... More >>