Fayette, Iowa

1 hour 43 minutes ago
“But, but, we have to have a parking lot or people won’t come downtown!” I’m sure someone said that when it came time to do something with the vacant lot that was left on the west side of the main… Continue Reading →
Chris Naffziger

CBD FroYo at Bella's Will Combine Smooth Flavors and Good Vibrations

1 hour 46 minutes ago
If you like your dessert with a dose of euphoria, you're going to love what they'll be scooping next month at Bella's Frozen Yogurt (1021 Washington Avenue, 314-553-9261): CBD-infused frozen yogurt.

A cannabis compound, CBD won't get you high — but it's nevertheless built a huge following for the way it's said to take away feelings of anxiety and helps manage pain. (We published a cover story on it last January.)

The froyo pop-up, slated to premiere at the downtown St. Louis shop on December 15, is a collaboration between Bella's and Tower Grove South's CBD Kratom (3161 Morganford Road, 314-202-8330).…
Sarah Fenske

“Upper upscale” hotel in Richmond Heights financing comes through

2 hours 18 minutes ago
Greg Mullenix, chief development officer for Equis Hotels, told Richmond Heights city officials Monday at the city’s council meeting that the company’s hotel project at the corner of S. Brentwood Boulevard and Clayton Road is moving forward. The council met in the city’s courtroom above the police department because the elevator in city hall needed […]
Doug Miner

Vicia's Jen Epley Went from Corndogs to Cocktails

2 hours 28 minutes ago

Watching beverage director Jen Epley work the dining room at Vicia (4260 Forest Park Avenue, 314-553-9239), it's hard to imagine her in any environment other than fine dining. But her restaurant roots are far more humble.…
Cheryl Baehr

Share a photo, gift a meal through this St. Louis startup's app

3 hours 30 minutes ago
As many families prepare for the annual Thanksgiving feast, not everyone has the opportunity to sit down to a traditional meal on Thursday, or any other day of the week. The statistics about food insecurity — hunger — in our region are stark. “Missouri is one of the hungriest states in the country,” said Mark Taylor at Operation Food Search , a food bank that distributes 200,000 meals a month in St. Louis and 31 surrounding counties in Missouri and Illinois.

Tuesday Liquor Hearings For Paul McKee; Barber Shop In Soulard

9 hours 9 minutes ago
9 am Tuesday, November 20, 2018 Excise Commission Hearing  Room 418, City Hall, 1200 Market Open to the Public City Calendar Notice/Agenda 9:15 & 9:30 am Hearings 1400 N 13th & 1300 N Tucker, 5th Ward, Columbus Square: Paul McKee Development, St Louis Grocery Group LLC d/b/a Green Leaf Grocery and d/b/a Zoom Convenience Store– … Continue reading Tuesday Liquor Hearings For Paul McKee; Barber Shop In Soulard

Gunman opens fire at Chicago hospital, killing at least 3

12 hours 1 minute ago
CHICAGO (AP) — A gunman opened fire Monday at a Chicago hospital, killing a police officer and two hospital employees in an attack that began with a domestic dispute and exploded into a firefight with law enforcement inside the medical…
By AMANDA SEITZ and DON BABWIN Associated Press