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    November 5, 2014

    Downtown Bar Owners Say Ballpark Village Is Cannibalizing Their Profits

    It's a Thursday night during Cardinals' postseason, and the FOX Sports Midwest Live! bar at Ballpark Village is packed. It's standing room only, and everyone's gaze is fixed on the bar's 40-foot LED screen, watching St. Louis take on the San Francisco Giants in Game 5 of the series. A sea of people, ... More >>

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    October 16, 2014
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    August 27, 2014

    Fall's Best Bets for Arts in St. Louis

    Don't listen to the thermometer and its 90 degree readings this week. Fall is right around the corner. Really! And so is another exciting season of St. Louis theater, gallery openings and other art happenings. Plan ahead with our annual Fall Arts Guide below...

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    December 4, 2012

    Recognize This Cross-Dressing Bank Robber?

    Yesterday at about 1:45 pm, a "person" walked into the U.S. Bank at 110 South County Center Way. We say "person," because St. Louis County Police believe it was a man dressed as a woman. (More on that in a second.) The bandit passed a note to teller saying s/he was armed. The teller gave the bandit ... More >>

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    November 1, 2012
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    September 17, 2012

    How The Onion Hit On an Interesting Truth About Entrepreneurship in St. Louis

    The funniest jokes, we submit, expose uneasy truths. Behold this gem from the venerable spoof paper, The Onion, that went up on Friday: At first, you think they're skewering St. Louis as some kind of entrepreneurial backwater. But that's not why WE laughed.

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    December 15, 2011
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    December 7, 2011

    Beware of Fashion-Conscious "Logo Bandit" in West County

    ​In the St. Louis metropolitan region, there appear to be two types of bank robbers. First, there are the traditional types who hit various branches in the city, clad in pedestrian bank-robbing garb like old-man masks, ski caps and McDonald's uniforms. Then, there is another, higher class o ... More >>

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    July 28, 2011

    Munchkin's Former Caretaker Sued for Theft

    Mickey (far left) on the set of Wizard of Oz.‚ÄčLast month Daily RFT reported that Linda Dodge, the former caretaker of Wizard of Oz actor Mickey Carroll, had sued the National Enquirer and Carroll's niece, Janet Finocchiaro, on charges that the two slandered her in a 2009 article accusing Dodge of ... More >>

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    April 15, 2011

    St. Louis Bank Robberies Have Doubled So Far This Year

    www.bandittrackerstlouis.comMcBurglar: "super-size that bundle for me, please."​Three and a half months into the year, there have already been 24 bank robberies in the St. Louis area -- more than double the number of robberies by this point last year. (The number doesn't include Illinois count ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2011

    Mangia Mobile Brings Arancini to the Streets

    Mangia MobileArancini - rice balls, stuffed with meat, fried.​ St. Louis' fleet of food trucks continues to grow with Mangia Mobile (not affiliated with Mangia Italiano) joining the pack last month. The Daake siblings - Catherine, Thomas and Alex - pull from their grandmother's Sicilian herita ... More >>

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    July 19, 2010

    Five Injured in Two Separate Shootings in Downtown St. Louis Today

    St. Louis police are investigating two shootings today within several blocks of each other in downtown St. Louis -- one of which sent a bullet spilling into a bank where it grazed a woman. The first shooting occurred around 12:52 this morning when three people -- described by police as black males a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2009

    10 Things to Do Under $10 This Weekend in St. Louis, December 11-13, 2009

    Any other month of the year you might be called a cheap-skate, penny-pinching tight-wad. But this is December. Being low on expendable funds ostensibly means you've spent your hard-earned money on gifts for loved ones. Stay fly this weekend on a budget and catch the holiday spirit with these suggest ... More >>

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    October 20, 2009

    Latest Plan for St. Louis Centre: Parking

    At least that's what I inferred today from a story in the St. Louis Business Journal. The article about a $5-million loan to developer SCR Investments for the rehabbing of the office building One City Centre also states (almost in passing) that the mostly vacant shopping mall St. Louis Centre will b ... More >>

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    September 9, 2008

    Thompson Coburn Law Firm to Stay Downtown

    Thompson Coburn will remain downtown in the US Bank Building. It had been a "closely watched" tenant in the eyes of city leaders.

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    November 22, 2006
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    June 21, 2006

    The Lexicon of Love

    B-Sides catches up with ABC's Martin Fry, discusses this year's Clayton Jazz Fest and shows off the next grand-slammin' St. Louis scene trading card

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    September 1, 2004
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    January 28, 2004

    Going Postal

    Maybe itís time to revisit Steve Stogelís redevelopment plan for the Old Post Office downtown

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    June 19, 2002

    Bank On It

    Despite the odds, the second annual St. Louis Jazz Festival will succeed -- thanks to all the help from corporate backers

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    March 20, 2002

    Wrecking Crew

    Slay and his Old Post Office plan allies knock down two rivals with hardball and humiliation

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    April 7, 1999