Benton Park Classic Criterium

Benton Park Classic Criterium (Sept. 6): This race replaced the Gateway Cup Criterium that tied into Stage 1 of last year’s Tour of Missouri. The 1.77-mile course goes through the historic Benton Park neighborhood and passes the Anheuser-Busch brewery. Races started at 10 a.m. Pro women at 2:20 p.m., men at 3:30 p.m.

Agarden GourdGlow

10/24/2010 9:00 pm
10/24/2010 11:00 pm
America/Chicago

English Cave Community Garden members invite you to a pre-Halloween pumpkin carving event in the garden on Provenchere.  The fourth annual Garden Gourd Glow event will be held in the English Cave Community Garden on Sunday, October 24 2010 from 3 to 7 pm.

BPW - Trunk or Treat event for kids

10/31/2010 10:00 pm
10/31/2010 10:00 pm
America/Chicago

The Benton Park West Neighborhood Association is sponsoring a Trunk or Treat event for the children of the community - and they have extended an invitation to Benton Park residents to be a part.  Here are the details:

Join your neighbors and friends in this FUN and exciting time for kids. From costumes and decorating, to games and such, fun is had by all.

New Stable chef has come and gone

Photo courtesy of Solea Photography. Less than a month after signing on to lead the kitchen at The Stable, chef Ben Welch has parted ways with Amalgamated Brewing Co.'s Benton Park brewpub.

"It became clear pretty quick that it wasn't a fit for either of us," Stable partner Brad Wheeling says. "The guy is wildly talented, and I would love to own the restaurant where he could execute his concepts, (but) those just didn't work at The Stable."

Ghosthunters Visit Lemp Mansion

A television crew from the popular show ‘Ghosthunters’ recently popped up at Lemp Mansion in St. Louis, Missouri.

Ghost Hunters do a 'stand up' investigation of Lemp Mansion

Let’s not beat around the bush and get right to the headline ‘Ghost Hunters do a ‘stand up’ investigation of Lemp Mansion.’ Intriguing headline, no?

A personal perspective on the Issues

CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT NO. 1 - Shall the Missouri Constitution be amended to require the office of county assessor to be an elected position in all counties with a charter form of government, except counties with a population between 600,001-699,999?

Sample Ballot - Nov 2, 2010

The St Louis Board of Elections has release the November 2, 2010 sample ballot for St Louis City. 

Lemp Brewery Haunted House

Gerard Craft unveils new concept, restaurant moves

Feast magazine today reported something that's been a rumor in St. Louis foodster circles for weeks: Taste by Niche will move to the Central West End, occupying the former Moxy Bistro space next door to Brasserie by Niche.

Gerard Craft, chef-owner of Niche, Taste and Brasserie, says an official  announcement is coming this afternoon.