Missouri Bar & Grille Permanently Closes During Pandemic 1983-2020

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) Missouri Bar & Grille opened in 1983 and closed its doors permanently on December 5, 2020 in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic. In its heyday, the bar was filled with workers from the Saint Louis Globe Democratic and the Saint Louis Post Dispatch. After 134 years, The […]

Last Hotel resides in former International Shoe Building in St. Louis Garment District

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) The 1909 International Shoe Company building was rebuilt by PARIC Construction into a 142-room boutique hotel called The Last Hotel in the heart of the Historic Garment District on Washington Ave. in Downtown St. Louis. The old ten-story 160,000 sq. ft. building was originally designed by Union Station […]

What Washington Avenue Looks Like Barricaded in Downtown St. Louis

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) This is a view of what Washington Avenue looks like on a Friday night (9.28.2020) while blocked off to stop late-night racing in Downtown St. Louis. The barricades are going to stay up until further notice which were strategically placed throughout the city, ordered by Mayor Lyda Krewson. […]

St. Louis Soccer Stadium Construction Update July 2020

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) MLS4TheLou soccer stadium has construction on both sides of Market Street in Downtown St. Louis next to Union Station. The stadium is being built on the northside of Market Street and the training fields on the south side of Market Street, the same side as Union Station. The […]

Business owners take down boards on Washington Ave., Downtown St. Louis

5 / 5 ( 1 vote ) 7.19.2020 Update – Business owners along Washington Ave. in Downtown St. Louis had windows and doors boarded up a few weeks ago in case of looting due to the civil unrest with the murder of George Floyd by a Minneapolis Police Officer. All the boards and sheets of […]

Protesters Occupy St. Louis City Hall until Mayor Krewson Resigns

5 / 5 ( 4 votes ) Protesters now occupy St. Louis City Hall vowing to have a presence 24/7 until Mayor Lyda Krewson resigns. Some followers of ExpectUs and Action St. Louis were there among others that just wanted to join in and see justice served to Krewson who endangered constituents by giving out […]

Protester’s Talk Demands at St. Louis City Hall

5 / 5 ( 4 votes ) The Black Lives Matter protest for George Floyd began at the steps of St. Louis City Hall on June 7th. The organizers explained in detail what the protest stood for and voiced their demands to the crowd. Protesters’ Speech at St. Louis City Hall The reason we planned […]

Juneteenth: Best Dance Party Downtown St. Louis Every Had!

5 / 5 ( 5 votes ) Juneteenth was the best dance party I have ever been to in Downtown St. Louis. Hundreds of people showed up to have fun and dance in front of St. Louis City Hall on Tucker Boulevard, which was a dance floor on steroids. In the midst of all the […]

Juneteenth by ExpectUS Presents Dancing on Tucker Blvd. in Downtown St. Louis

5 / 5 ( 5 votes ) The Juneteenth celebration, organized by ExpectUs, had hundreds of people dancing on Tucker Boulevard Friday in front of St. Louis City Hall. The event started around 5 PM and ended a bit after 7 PM. In this video they were dancing on the paint that spelled out REPARATIONS […]

Juneteenth: Speech then Dancing in front of St. Louis City Hall on Tucker Blvd.

5 / 5 ( 5 votes ) Juneteenth, organized by ExpectUS, had a lots of speakers and lots of dancing during the day that ran into evening on Tucker Boulevard in front of St. Louis City Hall. South Tucker Blvd. and Market Street were completely blocked off by barricades and guarded by police. This created […]

Juneteenth: Cori Bush Speaks Emancipation, Slavery at St. Louis City Hall

5 / 5 ( 5 votes ) During the Juneteenth celebration Cori Bush, candidate for US Congress 1st District, gave s a powerful speech on the Emancipation Proclamation and slavery at St. Louis City Hall. Mrs. Bush said, “Every single strike, every single strike that one of our ancestors took. I am saying our ancestors […]

Juneteenth: Dancing in the Streets in Downtown St. Louis

5 / 5 ( 5 votes ) Juneteenth was a block party with lots of dancing and fun Friday evening in front of St. Louis City Hall on Tucker Boulevard in Downtown St. Louis. The stereo speakers used were hauled in on a flatbed that filled city streets with music for the first time in […]