⏳ STLduJour(nal) - 2021-286-AM Edition

STL: Wednesday, October 13, 2021

Events 📆

  • St. Louis Taco Week Begins October 17, Hosts Tons of St. Louis Restaurants - Riverfront Times
  • City Museum Partners With St. Louis Facebook Group For Halloween Game Night - Riverfront Times
  • Why St. Louis kids need to prepare jokes before trick-or-treating - FOX 2

BuySTL 👜

Restaurants 🍲

  • Little Fox is a dining gem in Fox Park - St. Louis Magazine
  • St. Louis-area restaurant lands on New York Times’ ‘America’s Favorite Restaurants’ list - KSDK
  • Three Monkeys restaurant owners to open new concepts - KSDK
  • Caleco’s Bar & Grill closes downtown - stltoday.com

Neighborhoods 🏡


Sustainability ♻️

  • Permit for Ameren Missouri’s Labadie coal plant was issued lawfully, commission says - Missouri Independent
  • Plug-in cars are the future. The grid isn’t ready. - Washington Post
  • Chevron’s climate plan: Use wind and solar power to drill for oil - Grist
  • Flooding could shut down one-quarter of America’s critical infrastructure - Grist
  • Here’s What Sea Level Rise Will Do to 9 Cities If We Make the Wrong Choices - Gizmodo

STL99 😱

  • St. Louis’ biggest scrap metal co. bought by steel giant - stltoday.com
  • Police: Child taken away from St. Louis County home returned 1 month before his death - KSDK

99MO 😱

  • Law license of longtime Missouri marijuana legalization advocate suspended in conflict-of-interest case - stltoday.com
  • Missouri Supreme Court suspends Columbia attorney’s license - FOX 2
  • Spire asks U.S. Supreme Court to keep pipeline operational - stltoday.com

100MO 💯

  • Iconic Route 66 bridge near Eureka edging closer to reopening - stltoday.com
  • Pevely man gets 25 years for producing child porn - stltoday.com

Crime 🗯

  • SLMPD Daily Crime Report SLMPD
  • Wild cards: Spree has police wondering if bistate gaming thefts are linked - stltoday.com
  • Rare cards stolen from multiple gaming stores in Missouri, Illinois - KSDK
  • Woman dies after being struck by hit-and-run driver in St. Louis - stltoday.com
  • Walgreens closes five more San Francisco stores, citing “organized retail crime” - Boing Boing

Police 🚓

  • St. Louis residents offer input on what they would like new police chief to prioritize - stltoday.com
  • Ex-St. Louis County police officer stands trial for striking and killing 12-year-old girl - stltoday.com
  • ‘This case is a disgrace’: Defense attorney closes trial for St. Louis County officer charged in death of 12-year-old girl - KSDK

DotGov 🏛

CityGov 🏛

LocalGov 🏛

  • ‘A commitment was made’: Days vows no movement on convention center funds until rec center advances - stltoday.com
  • City of Kirkwood wants public’s input on extending Grant’s Trail to downtown - KSDK

MoGov 🏛

  • Shake-up in Missouri state government as Parson announces cabinet changes - stltoday.com
  • Parson announces major Cabinet reshuffle - FOX 2
  • In sudden cabinet shake-up, Parson announces director changes in five Missouri agencies - Missouri Independent
  • New dashboards give detailed look at Missouri health data - stltoday.com
  • Future of Missouri’s top welfare chief in limbo amid ongoing controversies - stltoday.com
  • Judge rejects Missouri’s residency rule for medical marijuana - FOX 2

FedGov 🏛

Covid19 Info 🦠

  • Boeing, one of the St. Louis area’s biggest employers, mandates COVID-19 vaccination for all U.S. workers - stltoday.com
  • ‘Going in the right direction’: COVID-19 hospitalizations down 40% from delta peak - KSDK
  • Missouri students can now ‘test to stay’ to remain in classroom after COVID exposure - Missouri Independent
  • Affton School District dealing with third lockdown in a week - FOX 2
  • COVID hospitalizations fall below 1,000 in Missouri for first time in 3 months - FOX 2
  • ‘We’re certainly going in the right direction:’ St. Louis-area COVID-19 case rates dropping, task force says - stltoday.com

Jobs 📄

Captain’s Blog 🏴‍☠️

  • State of Drupal presentation (October 2021) - Dries Buytaert
  • Walk the Great Wall of China - The Official Google Blog
  • See Inside Jackie Gleason’s Upstate New York Spaceship HouseQ1057
  • Report: Amazon Used Sales Data to Duplicate Popular Products and Box Out Retailers - Gizmodo
  • The View From Here: Rethinking What Local News Can and Should Be - ProPublica
  • Deliver by Christmas? USPS, FedEx, UPS release holiday shipping deadlines - FOX 2
  • State Of Illinois Joins Ferrero To Break Ground On Company’s First-Ever Production Center In The US - RiverBender
  • The Corporate-Funded Rehabilitation of Rahm Emanuel - The Daily Poster
  • Archivists Create a Searchable Index of 107 Million Science Articles - VICE US
  • A Drug Cartel Sent a Severed Head to Tijuana’s New Police Chief on His First Day - VICE US
  • Alison Parker’s On-Air Murder Was in 2015 and Facebook Won’t Remove the Video - VICE US
  • Quickly create and run optimised Windows, macOS and Linux desktop virtual machines. - GitHub
  • Why we use Twitter identity - Scripting News