Monthly Archives: October 2017


Happenings: Our Top Picks for November 2017

By |October 30th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS|

Happenings Around Town photo courtesy of Cirque du Soleil WHAT: Cirque du Soleil Crystal WHERE: Family Arena WHEN: Various times, Nov. 4 and 5 Cirque du Soleil’s brand-new production is its first ever on ice. World-class skaters and [...]

“Ageless” St. Louisans Recognized for Volunteerism

By |October 30th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS, Women who inspire|

  As we begin to close out 2017 and reflect on the events that once again propelled St. Louis into the national headlines as a city divided, we mustn’t forget about those who tirelessly and selflessly give of themselves in [...]

STL Film Fest Cancels Screening of Weinstein Film

By |October 26th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS|

from "The Light of the Moon" Next month’s St. Louis International Film Festival has cancelled the screening of “The Upside,” a film distributed by The Weinstein Company, in light of the serious sexual assault and misconduct allegations against [...]

Gold Star Parent/Activist Khizr Khan to Speak in STL

By |October 25th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS|

Khizr Khan photo by Edwin Tse Khizr Khan, whose appearance alongside his wife at last year’s Democratic National Convention touched off a firestorm of controversy that heightened the national debate over Gold Star families, immigrants and the Constitution, [...]

Acclaimed Local Poet Wins Literary Excellence Award

By |October 24th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS|

Michael Castro photo by Philip Deitch St. Louis’ first-ever poet laureate is the recipient of the 2017 Tradition of Literary Excellence Award. Michael Castro is a widely published poet and translator. His poetry has appeared in many literary [...]

Streets of St Charles Announces Another Huge Expansion

By |October 23rd, 2017|COMMUNITY|

Courtesy Streets of St. Charles Long known as the Mecca for chain restaurants and big box shopping, St. Charles has recently claimed its place among foodies, boutique shoppers, and new-urban dwellers with the opening and continued expansion of [...]

Radio Personality Darrel Eason Moves to New Gospel Station

By |October 23rd, 2017|COMMUNITY|

Darrel Eason, former Majic 104.9 and Hallelujah 1600 program director and nighttime host, has been named program director and morning-drive personality for the new contemporary urban gospel Praise 95.1. Eason has been a staple on the airwaves in St. Louis [...]

Phase 2 of St. Louis County Library Renovations Begins

By |October 20th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS|

Another round of renovations is set to begin this fall for the St. Louis County Library. To date, 14 of 19 branches have been renovated or replaced as part of a multi-year campaign called Your Library Renewed. Daniel Boone [...]

Top Scientist to Discuss Findings on Parkinson’s, MS and Autism

By |October 19th, 2017|Health|

A Parkinson's disease patient's neurons at the cellular level A scientist renowned for her cutting-edge research on Parkinson’s disease, multiple sclerosis, and autism will be in St. Louis to speak about her groundbreaking work. Dr. Jeanne Loring [...]

Universal Standard Brings Plus Size Model Search to St. Louis

By |October 18th, 2017|FASHION|

Universal Standard, the direct-to-consumer brand for women size 10-28, is bringing its twelve-city road trip to St. Louis.  The cross-country road trip and model search to find new faces for its next campaign, is one in a series of big, [...]

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