The St. Louis Zoo was voted America’s Best Free Attraction by a panel of experts just announced by USA Today.
We went there this evening for a Jungle Boogie concert at the zoo. The weather was perfect. We walked around for a while to see some of the exhibits too. I hadn’t been there […]
With all the negative press our city has received in the last couple of years it’s nice to see this promotional video that touts many of the reasons St. Louis is a great place to live, work and play.
Read all about it.
Photo was shot at Fair St. Louis on July 4, 2013. The fair has been moved to Forest Park the last two years because of the extensive arch grounds renovation going on. Photo by David Carson of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Click to enlarge.
I was out running errands this morning as these storm clouds came rolling in. I love unusual cloud formations. Click to enlarge.
Looks like St. Louis is having the same weather we are here in California. 100°F temps for much of the coming week.
This is a song about the area and era that I grew up in. The “Circle” in the song is Halls Ferry Circle, a roundabout in North St. Louis County where 6 streets intersect. There were many businesses around the circle which opened in 1933. Most notably there was ‘Circle Steak’, a Steak n’ […]
A storm came through the St. Louis area this afternoon. Heavy rain and wind, followed by pretty good size hail that lasted for at least a half hour pummelled the area. At one point I got hit on the hand by a hailstone – expletive not deleted.
I have an area of my […]
A view of the Gateway Arch from Laclede’s Landing just north of the arch. Click to enlarge.
Photo by Peter Stewart.