⏳ STLduJour(nal) - 2021-285-AM Edition

STL: Tuesday, October 12, 2021

Events 📆

  • Halloween Jokes - r/StLouis
  • Online orders now open for this weekend’s Greek Festival - KSDK

BuySTL 👜

  • Local Brand Anderson & Son Pepper Co. Expands with New Hot Sauce - Riverfront Times
  • Schnucks reveals remodeled Kirkwood store with Food Hall - FOX 2

Restaurants 🍲

  • Caleco’s, a staple of downtown’s restaurant scene, closes after 47 years - St. Louis Business Journal
  • Caleco’s Bar and Grill in Downtown St. Louis closes, will auction off memorabilia - KSDK
  • Baby Yoda Cocktail is a fan favorite at Steve’s Hot Dogs - stltoday.com
  • Still ‘Raising Cain’ at Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers - The Labor Tribune
  • Shame on Waffle House - The Labor Tribune

Neighborhoods 🏡


Sustainability ♻️

  • Study Finds Ridesharing Isn’t Green After All - stlamerican.com
  • Report: Corporations are tanking America’s best shot at fighting climate change - Grist
  • California Is Banning Gas-Powered Leaf Blowers and Lawnmowers - Gizmodo
  • California could ban gas-powered generators and mowers by 2024 - Engadget
  • Rise in New Mexico Earthquakes Likely Triggered by Oil Industry - Capital and Main

Nature 🦝

  • For more than two years, a wild elk had a car tire stuck around his neck. Now, it’s free. - Washington Post
  • Wolf pack pups killed by USDA in Boise, Idaho - Washington Post

STL99 😱

  • Hundreds of cruisers flood St. Louis streets Saturday night, diverting police attention - stltoday.com
  • St. Louis Airport passengers outraged over continuing Southwest Airlines cancellations - FOX 2
  • St. Louis officials again evaluating Reign after weekend incident - stltoday.com
  • St. Louis NAACP plans to publicize ‘travel advisory’ for Missouri over convention center fight - KSDK

STL100 💯

  • RISE AND RDA - Rise
  • NHL great Wayne Gretzky moves back to St. Louis to be closer to family - FOX 2
  • Wayne Gretzky Has Moved to St. Louis (Again) and We are Pumped - Riverfront Times

99MO 😱

  • Students involved in ‘slap a teacher’ TikTok challenges could face charges - FOX 2
  • Students stranded after school bus driver shortage - FOX 2
  • Missouri inmate says his faith in system waning as his innocence hearing is repeatedly delayed - stltoday.com

100MO 💯

Crime 🗯

Police 🚓

  • Ste. Genevieve officer injured in fire-bomb attack on his road to recovery - FOX 2
  • Officers issue 85 citations during Operation I-70 Impact this weekend - FOX 2
  • Car crashes into Hazelwood police vehicle on SB Lindbergh this morning - FOX 2

DotGov 🏛

  • CIA Funding Arm Gave Encrypted App Wickr $1.6 Million - VICE US
  • Texas Gov. Greg Abbott bans coronavirus vaccine mandates, including for private businesses - Washington Post

CityGov 🏛

  • New St. Louis corrections commissioner eyes fix to city justice system - KSDK
  • Audit of STL City Sheriff’s Office - MO Auditor

LocalGov 🏛

  • Page’s budget asks St. Louis County Council to use federal funds to avoid cuts - stltoday.com

MoGov 🏛

  • New curbside cocktail law spurs request for more liquor agents in Missouri - stltoday.com
  • Missouri Capitol Police warns of Caller ID scam using its number - FOX 2
  • Missouri lawmaker open to spending more money on mental health resources - FOX 2

FedGov 🏛

  • Lawmakers’ latest idea to fix Facebook: Regulate the algorithm - Business

Covid19 Info 🦠

  • Mass COVID-19 Vaccination Site Available This Week in St. Charles - Riverfront Times
  • Here’s how many Missourians got a COVID vaccine after the lottery program started - KSDK
  • Most Missouri vaccine lottery entrants were immunized before program started - FOX 2
  • 7-day COVID case average drops nearly 40% in Missouri - FOX 2

STLhelp ☎️

  • Arrival of Afghan refugees in St. Louis delayed, organizations prep accommodations - KSDK

Jobs 📄

  • Warehouse jobs — recently thought of as jobs of the future — are suddenly jobs few workers want - Business
  • Job Seekers’ Garden Club hosts a ‘return-to-work celebration’ - KSDK
  • SLATE City Parks and Recreations Job and Hiring Fair - City of St. Louis
  • Payroll Supervisor - City of Saint Louis
  • Fleet Maintenance Technician IV (Teaching Mechanic and Backup Foreman) - City of Saint Louis

History 🦕

  • Oct. 12 • The USS St. Louis, a Civil War gunboat, is launched - stltoday.com
  • Looking back • The day Post-Dispatch editor killed his adversary in the newsroom - stltoday.com

Captain’s Blog 🏴‍☠️

  • As Evergrande collapse looms, other Chinese developers warn of default - Washington Post
  • AI Ethics Guidelines Global Inventory - algorithmwatch
  • The Ohio State Marching Band Pays Musical Tribute to Rush During Halftime Show at Buckeyes Football Game - Laughing Squid
  • MAGA Gun Church That Worships With AR-15s Has Bought a Giant Mountain Property in Tennessee - VICE US
  • Amazon Abandons Warehouse Plan Because San Diego Is Considering Worker Protection Law - VICE US
  • Jony Ive and Marc Newson put up a web site - The Loop
  • Netgear’s quad-band WiFi 6E mesh router will set you back $1,500 - Engadget
  • The Morning After: 15 years of Google Docs - Engadget
  • Twitter’s tool for removing unwanted followers arrives for web users - Engadget
  • The Continuing Bizarre Decline in Science Reporting at The New York Times - Daring Fireball


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🗓 Past Events

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