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The Synek Draft System (Photo: Facebook)

Snyek, the Countertop Draft Beer System, Launches With Nationwide Tour

Synek, the countertop draft beer system, will launch tonight with a street party in Soulard, followed by a 35 city, cross-country road trip.

06/25/2015

The rooftop garden at 14th and Convention in downtown St. Louis. (Michael Calhoun/KMOX)

Rooftop Garden Opens On Top of Downtown Building

There’s a rooftop downtown which takes the notion of a backyard farm to a whole ‘nother level — three stories up.

06/25/2015

The Salvation Army's Midland Division breaks ground on a $6 million addiction treatment facility in midtown St. Louis on June 25, 2015 (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Salvation Army Breaks Ground on Addiction Treatment Center

Six million dollar facility is expected to open during the summer of 2016

06/25/2015

File photo of a McDonald's. (credit: WANG ZHAO/AFP/Getty Images)

McDonald’s Reveals 48 Percent Of Happy Meal Orders Chose Soda

McDonald’s says fewer people are picking soda for Happy Meals after it stopped listing the drinks as an option on its menu boards.

06/25/2015

Photo/Bill Reker KMOX

E.coli Concerns at Carlyle Lake Addressed

Latest water samples meet all state and federal regulations for safe public use

06/24/2015

hairspray poster

“Hairspray” is a Happening at The Muny.

Bring your dancing shoes. You might need them.

06/24/2015

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St. Louis Store to Stop Selling Confederate Flags

Don Strathearn tells KMOX the three major manufacturers that supply his store sent an email this week saying they are stopping production of the flag.

06/24/2015

Photo Credit: Getty Images/Maria Toutoudaki

New Minimum Wage Proposal: Still $15 Per Hour, Longer Wait

City Alderman Shane Cohn has filed a substitute that would raise the city’s minimum wage to $8.25 immediately, which would match Illinois.

06/24/2015

Honey Bees (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Plant Nursery Owner: Honey Bees in Serious Decline

Ed Purcell says where there were thousands, he’s now counted six.

06/24/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 23: (L-R) Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-MO), Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) wait for the start of a Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee hearing entitled "Update on the Recalls of Defective Takata Air Bags and NHTSA's Vehicle Safety Efforts," on Capitol Hill, June 23, 2015 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

McCaskill: NHTSA Must Change Or Lose Funding

Missouri Democrat among senators lashing out at transportation safety agency for mismanagement

06/23/2015