⏳ STLduJour - Dec 218 2020 AM Edition

⏳ STLduJour - Dec 18 2020 AM Edition

Act Locally.

Events 📆

BuySTL 👜

  • Last-minute shoppers enjoying smaller crowds and shorter lines - FOX 2
  • Woman pulled from burning house by police deputy, Imo’s delivery driver - stltoday.com

Restaurants 🍲

  • Peacemaker Lobster & Crab Co. launches at-home seafood boils in St. Louis - feastmagazine.com - RSS Results
  • Songbird, from acclaimed Kounter Kulture team, opens in Forest Park Southeast - stltoday.com
  • St. Louis native warns of even more restaurant closings without more aid - KSDK
  • Federal COVID relief funds coming too late for some local eateries as restaurants struggle to hang-on - FOX 2

Eat-Rite 🏪

FlySTL ✈️

  • More international service returns to Lambert airport this weekend - KSDK
  • MidAmerica-bound passenger assaults flight attendant over face mask; FAA seeks $15K fine - stltoday.com

STL99 😱

  • Christmas star: Jupiter, Saturn merging in night sky, closest in centuries - FOX 2
  • Postal workers face uphill climb with record delivery traffic during COVID pandemic - FOX 2
  • New twist in porch pirate crimes captured in St. Charles County - FOX 2
  • STL’s Busch, Taylor families among nation’s richest - stltoday.com
  • St. Louis most ‘crime-costly’ city in U.S., study shows - stltoday.com
  • The Saint Louis Fashion Fund to move to Grand Center - St. Louis Magazine

Covid19 Info 🦠

  • Beginning of the end of COVID – St. Louis hospital groups now vaccinating employees - FOX 2
  • Restrictions stay put as first vaccine begins shipping across country - stlamerican.com - RSS Results in news/local_news of type article
  • In Missouri mental health facilities, COVID surged. Staff say policies are patchwork - Missouri Independent
  • St. Louis area hospitals still near the peak of COVID-19 patients - stltoday.com
  • CDC awards $9M to Illinois for COVID-19 vaccine rollout - KSDK
  • St. Louis pandemic task force warns of holiday gatherings as COVID-19 numbers plateau at ‘dangerously high’ level - KSDK
  • St. Louis-area hospitals struggle as COVID cases remain dangerously high - stltoday.com
  • Hospitalization numbers remain high in St. Louis area as COVID-19 pandemic continues - KSDK
  • Millions of coronavirus vaccines are sitting in a warehouse, waiting on government instructions, Pfizer says - FOX 2
  • Vaccinations are relief, but virus still spreading at dangerous rate: ‘Unlike anything I have ever seen’ - stltoday.com
  • Missouri’s next Pfizer vaccine shipment to be short thousands of doses - FOX 2

STLhelp ☎️

  • Congress seals deal for $900 billion in COVID relief - MetroSTL.com
  • Second stimulus checks: Breakthrough clears way for deal with $600 payments - FOX 2
  • Urban League Holiday Drive-Thru lends helping hand - FOX 2
  • Dutchtown group helps families struggling during pandemic - KSDK

LocalGov 🏛

  • Consultants’ reports on St. Louis city and county police likely to bolster calls to restructure local law enforcement - stltoday.com

MoGov 🏛

  • City recorder of deeds takes reins of Missouri Democratic Party - MetroSTL.com
  • Vets commission chair questions spending state pot money on tiny home project - stltoday.com

FedGov 🏛