Wednesday, January 22, 2020
With two of the city’s three firetrucks in poor condition, the City Council of University City approved at a Jan. 13 meeting a contract for a lease-to-own agreement on a new firetruck.
1764 Public House, 39 N. Euclid Ave. in the Central West End, closed for business following dinner service Sunday, Jan. 12.
The Saint Louis Zoo will host job fairs from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Jan. 25 and Friday, Feb. 7 in The Living World at the Zoo’s North Entrance for those interested in part time work. In addition to spring, summer and fall employees, the zoo also is seeking applicants who have immediate …
Clayton Mayor Michelle Harris began her Jan. 9 “State of the City” address by showing a black and white photo of Clayton in its early days — an “outpost of plank sidewalks and wood framed buildings.”
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
A 41-year-old woman was robbed of her purse by two boys, 11 and 14 years old, at approximately 5:45 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 9.
A 38-year-old man was robbed on a MetroLink train just after midnight on Thursday, Jan. 9.
Wednesday, January 08, 2020
A proposal to privatize St. Louis City-owned Lambert International Airport came to a halt last month after Mayor Lyda Krewson said in a Dec. 22 interview that there was “very little support” for the effort.
Thursday, December 26, 2019
The Clayton Board of Aldermen recently appointed David Gipson to serve as city manager, effective Feb. 3, 2020.
Friday, December 13, 2019
The Clayton Board of Aldermen on Dec. 10 dismissed a bill that would have sold a city owned parking lot to developer Savoy Properties.
During a Dec. 10 meeting of the Clayton Board of Aldermen, City Attorney Kevin O’Keefe announced that developer HBE Corporation had recently filed in St. Louis County Court for a temporary restraining order against the city and M1 Bank.
Thursday, December 12, 2019
The Bi-State Development Agency Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday, Dec. 10 to begin exploring a possible takeover of the financially defunct Loop Trolley.
Wednesday, December 11, 2019
The Clayton Plan Commission/Architectural Review Board recently heard plans for two major projects for downtown Clayton — a Residence Inn by Marriott and a 115-unit condominium building with retail.
The Loop Trolley Company announced at its Thursday, Dec. 5 meeting that the trolley will cease operating on Dec. 29 of this year. President John Meyer, Jr. said that he hopes a plan will form to save the trolley from financial insolvency but revealed no additional details.
Three long-time Central West End institutions will cease operations to make room for a major expansion by the Saint Louis Chess Club.
The City Council of University City recently reviewed how the city handles communication issues, recent changes to its communications process, and possible changes to consider.
Friday, November 29, 2019
Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Another of a handful of restaurants planned for downtown St. Louis’ Union Station opened this week, serving up classic cocktails and upscale bar food from an endcap that will one day flank the long-anticipated St. Louis Aquarium.
Clayton officials on Nov. 18 heard updates on two major cultural institutions in the city — the Shaw Park Ice Rink and the St. Louis Art Fair.
Longtime resident Jim Dwyer and Left Bank Books have been chosen as the recipients of two prestigious Central West End awards for 2019.