We're big fans of the "Grow one for the team!" Blues Beard-A-Thon charity effort in honor of the playoffs.
It can be fun to look at some of those pretty weird beards out there.
This gal, however, wins the weird beard award.
By a long shot.
Broadcaster Kelly Chase tweeted out this photo yeste ... More >>
I want to play a game. Just real quick, okay? It won't take but a second, I promise. Oh, quit frowning. Seriously, it will be super fast and over before you know it. (No jokes about my sex life, please.) We're going to play a word association game. Just one round, one word. I want you to say th ... More >>
Even in Hopeville, there were pets. The stray cats who wandered in found homes, of sorts, with the stray human who had set up camp there.
"There aren't any feral cats," says Dawn Blaloch, a volunteer with the St. Louis Area Community Cat Coalition. "They're better socialized than my cats. They're t ... More >>
Photo: Albert SamahaThe Joplin tornado leveled the town and killed more than 160 people.Here's an update to a story we originally reported on back in July. Yesterday, Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster announced that his office had received a consent judgment against Puerto Rico-based charity ... More >>
What? There's no Cardinals game tonight? Whatever will you do with yourself? How about sampling food and drinks from 30 area restaurants while helping a worthy cause.Tonight, from 6-9 p.m. at Moulin (2017 Chouteau Avenue; 314-241-4949), St. Louis Originals will host Operation Dine Original. The c ... More >>
When we heard that the Pujols Family Foundation was about to unveil a nine-foot bronze statue of Albert Pujols, our first question was: Is Albert wearing a Cardinals jersey?"He is," says sculptor Harry Weber, who's been working on the piece since around the time Pujols ended contract-extension ta ... More >>
In January the police department used $2.7 million from asset forfeitures to purchase the building at 1915 Olive.The St. Louis Police Foundation has given the metropolitan police department a lot of cool gifts over the years -- German Shepards, ATVs, sniper rifles, dash cams, a horse named Clyde ... More >>
crowdrise.com/JoplinMissouriTornadoAlivio Foundation has raised more than $9,700 online for Joplin, but where is the money?Missouri Attorney General Chris Koster announced today that he's filed suit accusing two alleged charities of defrauding donors who thought they were helping victims of the J ... More >>
'Cause you'd hate to see these guys dote on a baby.Congratulations, Illinois' LGBT community. Beginning tomorrow, you can proverbially tie the knot in the "Land of Lincoln." True, you can't technically call it marriage, but Illinois' new civil-union law provides you many of the benefits enj ... More >>
Image viaThings are tough all over, especially for small businesses. But this isn't stopping Stanley and Arlene Maminta Browne, owners of Robust, from sharing their good fortune with their community. Last year the small wine shop and cafe donated to over 100 local charities.
That's a feat m ... More >>
It might not have the scope of Dining Out for Life, but it's for no less worthy a cause: If you dine at one of two area restaurants on selected dates, a portion of the proceeds will benefit Life Skills, an organization dedicated to helping developmentally disabled individuals find work and ho ... More >>
Image viaFor the fifth consecutive year, Riverfront Times will showcase food from multiple restaurants and host an Iron Chef-style battles between local chefs and bartenders. This year's Iron Fork will be held Thursday, April 7, from 6:30-9:30 p.m. at the St. Louis Union Station Marriott.General ... More >>
Mae Wheeler, a.k.a. "Lady Jazz"The Arts and Education Council is out with the twentieth edition of its St. Louis Arts Awards honorees. Among those heading up the 2011 class (to be recognized at a January ceremony) are Mae Wheeler, a local singer better known as "Lady Jazz"; Wayne Salomon, directo ... More >>
http://www.flickr.com/photos/journeyguy/ / CC BY 2.0If we told you that Missouri deer hunters were engaged in liberal do-gooder activities to help the have-nots....would your mind implode? Watch the eff out. Show-Me State outdoorsmen donated about 270,000 pounds of venison to charitable organizat ... More >>