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Fat Tuesday Parade Kicks Off in Downtown Tonight

Tomorrow is Ash Wednesday and the beginning of Lent, but there’s time for one more big party during tonight’s Fat Tuesday Parade that begins at 7 p.m. at the Edward Jones Dome.


Police on the scene of a shooting at the Stevens Institute of Business and Arts on Washington Ave. in downtown St. Louis on January 15, 2013 (KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

One Week After Shooting, SIBA Students Return To Class

Police Chief Sam Dotson says the city’s police department has been talking to colleges and K-12 schools about beefing up security.


Sean Johnson

After SIBA Shooting, Fingers Point To ‘Dismantled’ Mental Health System

Far more troubling than one man’s mental instability are the words of St. Louis City Health Director Pam Walker.


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Former Missouri Governor Holden Stolen From On Washington Ave.

Holden was walking from his Webster University office in the Old Post Office to the Dubliner restaurant on Washington Avenue when he says a man approached him.


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Top Bars to Celebrate Your Birthday In St. Louis

Say happy birthday with adult friends at these top bars to celebrate your birthday in St. Louis where you will party with interactive music or enjoy a quiet wine or chocolate bar.


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Rainford: Despite Shooting, Washington Avenue Safe As Ever

Mayor Slay’s chief of staff said that during the first phase of so-called “hot spot” policing, violent crime on and around Washington dropped 66.7 percent.


David Scott

Man Charged in ‘Murder for Cheetos’ Case

David Scott is charged with Second Degree Murder and Armed Criminal Action.


David Scott

UPDATE: Man Stabs Another over Bag of Cheetos on Washington Ave.

The incident happened shortly before 9:00 p.m. Tuesday night at 6th and Washington.



Car Hits Man In St. Louis, Just Misses Police

Officers say the car was later found in Brooklyn, Illinois.



Man Shot in Groin While Waiting for Bus on Washington Ave.

The 37-year-old victim told police he was approached by a man demanding bus money.