September

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Historic Downtown St. Louis Hotel to Re-open in September

After being shuttered since 2011, the original Hotel Lennox – once known as St. Louis’ tallest hotel – will re-open Sept. 2, the same day that the hotel originally opened in 1929, as The Courtyard by Marriott St. Louis Downtown/Convention Center Hotel.

07/27/2015

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‘Q in the Lou’ Barbecue Event Launches This Fall

Barbecue event at Soldiers Memorial will run September 25 through 27.

06/19/2015

Missouri Governor Jay Nixon vetos House Bill 116, as union officials and legislators look on in St. Louis on June 4, 2015. Nixon says if the legislation passes it would lower wages, squeeze middle-class families, and subject businesses to criminal and unlimited civil liability.  Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI

Auto Union Fuels Nixon’s Funds After Right to Work Veto

Mo., representative says Governor Nixon accepted $50,000 for his veto of the Right to Work bill.

06/16/2015

Loufest 2014 by Cambria Harkey

LouFest 2015 Lineup Announced

Big names from the music industry include The Avett Brothers, Hozier, Ludacris, Young the Giant, and ’80s rock star Billy Idol.

05/15/2015

A crowd gathers after an officer-involved shooting in North St. Louis (Brett Blume, KMOX)

Police Do Not Request Criminal Charges in Fatal Officer-Involved Shooting

The Force Investigative Unit has concluded its investigation into the fatal shooting death of Kajieme Powell, and the findings have been referred to the Circuit Attorney’s office.

02/17/2015

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McCaskill to Lead Senate Hearing on Militarization of Police Departments

U.S. Sen. Claire McCaskill plans to look deeper into the militarization of local police departments. She announced today that she will lead a Senate hearing in September to do just that.

08/21/2014

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Officials Report Declines in Missouri Unemployment Rate

Newly released figures show Missouri’s unemployment rate declined in September and October and now stands at 6.5 percent.

11/19/2013

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Missouri Adds 2,500 Jobs in September

The state’s unemployment rate declined to 6.9 percent, the lowest mark since late 2008.

10/16/2012

severe weather

Make Sure Your Family’s Prepared For Anything

Emergency kits should contain water, flashlight, non-perishable food.

09/03/2012

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