Independence Day will be a little bit different in St. Louis this year, with construction on the Gateway Arch pushing the annual Fair St. Louis into Forest Park. The change in venue hasn't dampened the three-day patriotic extravaganza: The famed VP parade starts at the Muny at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Bon ... More >>
Cake? Check. Dress? Check. Flowers? Check. Getting Jason Segel to come to some strangers' wedding? Not yet -- but this St. Louis couple is doing their best.
Jon ScorfinaRob Wagoner, of Bent, Adoring Heirs, Ultraman and Euclid Records fameRob Wagoner's record room is quite literally a room dedicated to collecting. Besides his massive 4000-piece record collection (which is painstakingly alphabetized with the loving help of his wife, Kim), his upsta ... More >>
Published the week of September 20-26, 2000
Vince Greer heard voices in his head, then killed his mother. But prosecutors have their own departures from reality.
At 22, Jerome Maurice Ruffin had four children and no job, and the police were after him again. Then a cop shot and killed him in an alley. Witnesses, family and friends want to know why. The cops aren't talking.