Feel Good Friday: A good news blog.
According to the website for the Barrelrollman Organization-a new world record was set yesterday on Art Hill for the most people to somersault at the same time.
The 4th of July fair traditionally held on the grounds of the Gateway Arch will be held in Forest Park next year with Art Hill being the centerpiece for the event. The Arch and its grounds are in the midst of a multi-million dollar renovation.
Two suspects shot by an St. Charles County Sheriff Deputy during an attempted robbery Monday night in Forest Park have been charged.
According to St. Louis Police, the off-duty officer, 42, was jogging with a female acquaintance, 23, at the bottom of Art Hill around 11:15 p.m.
A $380 million renovation of the Arch area will be in full swing next July, forcing the popular Fourth of July event to move elsewhere.
2014 will mark the 250th year since the city’s founding fathers arrived on the St. Louis riverfront and the entire region will mark the event with a year-long celebration.
Sledders enjoying Art Hill looked up to see a silent object hanging about two-hundred feet above the slope of the hill.
Its the unofficial start to the 2012-2013 season, this Wednesday the St. Louis Symphony will play a free concert in Forest Park.
Hundreds turn out to do somersaults on Art Hill.