By JW | Tue, 08/30/2022 - 01:31

STL: Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Events 📆

  • Roll Cart Trash Collection Schedule Adjusted to Accommodate Labor Day, 2022 – City of St. Louis – News
  • Weekly Events Thread 8/29/21 – 9/4/22 – r/StLouis
  • Stormy weather ends Festival of Nations early – FOX 2
  • Paint Louis celebrates 25 years of art and hip hop at the flood wall – St. Louis Magazine
  • Elsah Festival On Saturday Was Event To Remember – RiverBender
  • The best in chess will be in St. Louis for the Sinquefield Cup – FOX 2

BuySTL 👜

  • The estate of the late Bob Cassily is open for bidding – St. Louis Magazine
  • Here’s when the St. Louis area’s newest Costco is set to open – KSDK
  • These St. Louis businesses are involved with NASA’s Artemis moon mission – FOX 2
  • $500k building permit application submitted to renovate 701 S. Broadway (ex Beale on Broadway) for restaurant/bar – r/StLouis
  • Cahokia Rice is a key provider of nutritious rice for the Midwest – including the Cincinnati Bengals –

Restaurants 🍲

  • Tempus Closes Temporarily as Chef Ben Grupe Departs – RFT
  • Acclaimed chef Ben Grupe leaves Tempus in The Grove – St. Louis Magazine
  • St. Louis’ best date night restaurants from the STL 100 –
  • Looking Meadow Coffee Co. plans to open at former Stone Spiral spot: in the news – 40 South News

STLfood ⚜️

  • Here’s where you can get the ‘best sandwich in the world’ for 1 day only – KSDK
  • Honey Keeps You Buzzing – Good Food St. Louis
  • Fresh Pasta – r/StLouis

Neighborhoods 🏡

  • Soulard Business Association giving out steering wheel locks to Hyundai and Kia owners – KSDK

STL100 💯

  • St. Louis pushes US to send more refugees here. ‘We are ready.’ –
  • Since the collapse of Kabul, St. Louis region welcomes more than 600 Afghan refugees in 1 year – KSDK
  • Afghan refugee resettlement discussion taking place Aug. 29 – FOX 2
  • Over 900 Ukrainian refugees may be coming to St. Louis – FOX 2
  • FEMA disaster recovery center to open in Ferguson – KSDK
  • St. Louis is #1 among best U.S. cities for new grads to start a career – St. Louis Regional Freightway

STL99 😱

  • ‘Can’t replace those memories’: Couple’s U-Haul truck stolen hours after moving to south city – KSDK
  • Soaring costs have St. Louis renters struggling to stay in their homes –
  • Break-ins reported at marijuana dispensaries in St. Louis, Festus Monday – KSDK
  • Marijuana dispensary break-ins on the rise in St. Louis region – FOX 2
  • More marijuana dispensary break-ins – FOX 2
  • Hartmann: There’s Nothing Exceptional About the AT&T Tower – RFT
  • Ill. teen running from dog shoots 13-year-old – FOX 2
  • Teen boy charged for shooting 13-year-old girl in St. Clair County to thwart dog attack –
  • Illinois man accidentally wounds himself during shooting event – FOX 2

99MO 😱

  • University City officials still working to pick up trash 1 month after flooding – KSDK
  • Missouri’s top educator hesitant about four-day school week – FOX 2

WW99 😱

  • Ozzy Osbourne on moving away from the US: “I’m fed up with people getting killed every day” – KSHE 95

Police 🚓

  • Leaders push for end to police chases after man killed in St. Louis over weekend –
  • Appeals Court Tells Government It Needs Actual Evidence If It Wants To Keep The $70,000 It Seized During An Accident Investigation – Techdirt

CityGov 🏛

  • City of St. Louis threatens to sue Kia, Hyundai over car thefts – FOX 2
  • St. Louis City Threatens To Sue Kia and Hyundai After Wave of Car Thefts – RFT
  • St. Louis threatens to sue Kia, Hyundai after more than 660 August thefts –

LocalGov 🏛

  • Area schools remove books under new law that is unlikely to be enforced –

MoGov 🏛

  • New law, less sunlight: Missouri takes down contract website –
  • Blunt: Trump should have turned over ‘all’ documents – FOX 2

FedGov 🏛

  • FTC Sues ‘Massive’ Data Broker for Selling Location Info on Abortion Clinics – VICE US
  • Lindsey Graham Threatens ‘Riots in the Streets’ if Trump Is Indicted – VICE US
  • Senator Klobuchar’s Latest Bad Idea: Letting Smaller Journalism Outlets Demand Payments For Links – Techdirt
  • Manchin Delivered ‘Game Changer’ to His Top Donor – Sludge
  • New FCC Broadband Maps Are A Bit Of A ‘Train Wreck’ – Techdirt

History 🦕

  • A Look Back • Zooline was popular from its first run –
  • This rare art deco building in the Loop was a link to one of the first supermarkets in the US – r/StLouis

Sustainability ♻️

  • The Toothpaste Argument for Universal Basic Income – Hacker News
  • Texas-Mexico Border Town Approves Air Pollution Monitoring Following ProPublica and Texas Tribune Investigation – ProPublica
  • Raw data: The price of natural gas – Kevin Drum

Infrastructure 🚽

  • Central West End MetroLink elevator out of service – FOX 2
  • STL Conducting Preventive Maintenance in the Lindbergh Tunnel – City of St. Louis – News

Ecology 🦤

  • Fight over silica mine rekindles fears about Missouri’s Old Lead Belt – Missouri Independent
  • Illinois EPA Director Kim Announces Second Electric Vehicle Rebate Program Funding – RiverBender
  • Outstanding Biologist Fills a New Role at NGRREC – RiverBender
  • EPA: Missouri among states that missed air pollution plan deadline – FOX 2

WWwx 🌦

  • Americans are convinced climate action is unpopular. They’re very, very wrong. – Grist
  • Drought continues to plague Europe. According to the Copernicus… – Maps on the Web

Twitter 🐦

  • Elon Musk Subpoenas Twitter Whistleblower Ahead of Trial – SecurityWeek

Space 🚀

  • LIVE: NASA scrubs Artemis I launch attempt – FOX 2
  • Fuel leaks force NASA to scrub launch of new moon rocket – FOX 2
  • US court backs FCC decision to let SpaceX fly Starlink sats at lower altitudes – The Register
  • Nasa scrubbed moon rocket launch due to leaks and a "possible crack" – Boing Boing
  • NASA scrubs Artemis SLS Moon rocket launch – The Register
  • NASA’s Artemis I launch scrubbed due to engine problems – Engadget
  • NASA Artemis I Launch – Hacker News
  • Watch the First Launch of the Most Powerful Rocket in History – VICE US
  • NASA Says Megarocket Could Launch Friday as Engineers Race to Resolve Engine Issue – Gizmodo

WWW99 🕸

  • Is Over, Bye GitHub – Hacker News
  • Malicious Plugins Found on 25,000 WordPress Websites: Study – SecurityWeek
  • Age Verification Providers Say Don’t Worry About California Design Code; You’ll Just Have To Scan Your Face For Every Website You Visit – Techdirt

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