Travel around the nation, and often, you can’t tell where you are. Every strip mall with their chain stores looks like same. From the interstate with its sound-barriers, you could be in Kansas or Colorado or Ohio. Fortunately in St. Louis, some are fighting hard to preserve our unique architecture.
On a rainy, gloomy Saturday morning, why was I hanging out of the Culinaria parking ramp taking a picture of the view down Olive Street? Because it made me smile. Because it inspired me, made me happy and lifted my black mood.
Remember when the answering machine seemed like a modern miracle and voice mail was a vital office tool? These days, I loathe both!
Central Library called “the most gorgeous — and usable — library I have ever seen” in the Washington Post.
Bradley Behrmann of Notre Dame High School in Lemay is our latest Peabody Energy Leader in Education. Learn more about him and how you can nominate someone!
Elliana Grace (Elliana Hentoff-Killian) is a former St. Louis Arch and Circus Harmony School graduate and teacher who is getting blasted out of a cannon now for Ringling Bros. “Built to Amaze” show currently touring the country! See her in action.
While many in our nation use the Sandyhook Elementary tragedy as a platform to fight about guns, could we just take a moment to address mental illness? Read one mom’s column, if you haven’t already.
Have you noticed the big top going up in the Chesterfield Mall parking lot? It’s a special, first-of-its-kind dinner circus, put on by Circus Flora.
Tour showcase kitchens in Ladue and Clayton, sample tasty treats AND help JDRF! It’s a win-win-win!
Ride On St. Louis’ Music Fest 2012 is a blast! (FREE and going on until 8p Saturday, Aug. 25th) Learn more!