Archive for April 2018

Setting the stage

Setting the stage The St. Louis Black Repertory Theatre Company celebrates a long history of bringing diversity and accolades to the region’s performing arts scene By Charlotte Beard The largest, professional African-American theatre company in the nation and largest African-American performing arts organization in Missouri is coming upon the end of its 41st season the…

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Sounding the alarm for fire safety

Sounding the alarm for fire safety The St. Charles City Fire Department has partnered with the American Red Cross for the Sound the Alarm a program to install smoke detectors By Brett Auten According to the American Red Cross, every day, seven people die in home fires, most in homes that lack working smoke alarms.…

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New Trail Spanish Lake Park

Blazing a new trail A new $125,000 Family Trial is under construction in Spanish Lake Park thanks to the efforts of the St. Louis County Parks Foundation By Charlotte Beard This summer, residents in the surrounding areas of Spanish Lake Park will have the enjoyment of a new 1.4-mile Family Trail worth $125,000. The trail,…

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Library in St. Peters

Little library, big impact A Little Free Library crops up in St. Peters with the with the hopes of creating a new community of readers By Brett Auten For Shannon Masur, it’s all about the books. Inspired by Little Free Libraries – a global front-yard book exchange program that numbers 70,000-plus around the world –…

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Creve Coeur Park Soccer Complex

The new kick in town The Creve Coeur Park Soccer Complex recently opened as one of the largest turf soccer facilities in the country By Charlotte Beard In February 2018, Creve Coeur became the home of one of the largest turf soccer facilities in the country located at 2350 Creve Coeur Mill Road. The Creve…

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Augusta Plein Air Art Festival

Art is in the ‘Air’ 16th Annual Augusta Plein Air Art Festival brings artists and art-lovers to the great outdoors in Missouri Wine Country By Brett Auten For artists and art lovers alike, the Greater Augusta Chamber of Commerce hosts the 16th Annual Augusta Plein Air Art Festival from April 18 through April 29. Over…

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