By JW | Tue, 10/25/2022 - 03:39

STL: Tuesday, October 25, 2022

Events 📆

  • Leaf-Peeping Season Is Officially Upon Us, St. Louis – RFT
  • "Tom Hück: The Devil is in The Details" captures 25 years of printmaker Tom Hück’s signature style – St. Louis Magazine

BuySTL 👜

Restaurants 🍲

  • Fourth City Barbecue serves up grab-and go wood-smoked meats and sides in Benton Park –
  • ‘Farewell Tour’: McDonald’s puts McRib back on the menu again, suggests it’s the last time. – r/StLouis

STLfood ⚜️

  • Food Recommendations – r/StLouis
  • Some Bob Evans’ Italian Sausage Has Been Recalled – RiverBender

Neighborhoods 🏡

  • FYI, I have created an /r/Olivette subreddit… – r/StLouis
  • UPDATE: Boil Order Lifted for Edwardsville – RiverBender
  • South Roxana Halloween Parade Cancelled Because Of Weather Forecast, But Trunk Or Treat Will Be Sunday – RiverBender
  • 2022 LASM Trivia Night – Lindenwood Park
  • Meetup At LoRusso’s – Lindenwood Park
  • Wildwood’s first mayor dies after cycling accident – FOX 2

STL100 💯

  • Aerie’s Resort’s new Alpine coaster offers four minutes of family-friendly thrills just outside of St. Louis – St. Louis Magazine

STL99 😱

  • Corps starts testing Jana Elementary for radioactive contamination; neighbors call for more –
  • St. Louis among cities with highest homicide rate increases – FOX 2
  • Students transition to virtual learning after radioactive lead found at Jana Elementary – KSDK

CPVA Shooting

  • ‘All of y’all are going to die’: Students describe coming face-to-face with school shooter – KSDK
  • ‘It’s a nightmare’: Father in disbelief after daughter killed in shooting at St. Louis high school – KSDK
  • ‘My God, what were you shot with?’ | Teacher recalls surviving school shooting with his son – KSDK
  • ‘She was a great teacher:’ Missouri lawmaker pays tribute to former teacher killed in school shooting – KSDK
  • 3 Dead After Shooting at South St. Louis High School – RFT
  • All SLPS schools on ‘hard lockdown’, Central VPA students can be picked up at Gateway STEM – KSDK
  • All St. Louis Public Schools on lockdown after CVPA shooting – FOX 2
  • At least two dead in shooting at Central Visual Performing Arts high school in south St. Louis –
  • Barricaded students record sound of encroaching gunfire – FOX 2
  • Central Visual and Performing Arts High School evacuated following shooting Monday morning – St. Louis Magazine
  • Central Visual and Performing Arts High School In St. Louis Has Morning Shooting – RiverBender
  • Classes canceled at Central VPA, Collegiate as shooting investigation continues – KSDK
  • CVPA Shooter Yelled, ‘All of You Are Gonna Die,’ Student Says – RFT
  • Elected officials react to St. Louis school shooting –
  • FBI asking for photos, videos from CVPA shooting – FOX 2
  • FBI looking for photos, video of south St. Louis school shooting – KSDK
  • Free Mental Health Counseling on Offer After St. Louis School Shooting – RFT
  • Health teacher killed in south St. Louis school shooting ‘loved her students’ –
  • Illinois Federation of Teachers Statement on the St. Louis School Shooting – RiverBender
  • Leaders react to shooting at south St. Louis high school – KSDK
  • Lockdown at STLCC Forest Park campus –
  • Missouri senator says laws should have already been in place to prevent shooting at CVPA – FOX 2
  • Pictures: Students run from a St. Louis school shooting – FOX 2
  • Police: Former Student Orlando Harris Is Suspect in St. Louis School Shooting – RFT
  • Police: Shooter at CVPA identified as former student; no motive discussed – FOX 2
  • Politicians react to Central VPA High School shooting – FOX 2
  • Shooting at Central Visual and Performing Arts High School Sends Students Fleeing – RFT
  • Six people, including suspect, injured in shooting at St. Louis school –
  • St. Louis high school student: ‘Mom, hurry up. They’re shooting.’ –
  • STLCC Forest Park campus on lockdown – FOX 2
  • Student describes being in St. Louis school during shooting – FOX 2
  • Student killed in St. Louis school shooting loved art and was ‘always smiling’ –
  • Student texts family farewell during St. Louis school shooting – FOX 2
  • Students are posting these messages on there stories about their encounters w/ 2 more active shooters. So sorry you all had to experience this type of pain 😓 – r/StLouis
  • Suspect killed, 2 others dead after south St. Louis high school shooting – FOX 2
  • Teacher and teen killed in shooting at south St. Louis high school. Suspect is dead. –
  • Teacher Jean Kuczka Identified as Central VPA Shooting Victim – RFT
  • Teacher Jean Kuczka killed in Central Visual and Performing Arts High School shooting – FOX 2
  • Teacher, teenage girl killed, 4 other teens shot at south St. Louis high school – KSDK
  • Teacher, teenage girl killed, 4 other teens shot at south St. Louis high school – St. Louis Business Journal
  • Three dead, including gunman, after Central Visual and Performing Arts shootings –
  • Timeline: 3 dead, including suspect, after shooting at south St. Louis high school – KSDK
  • Vigil held at Tower Grove Park for school shooting victims – FOX 2

99MO 😱

  • ‘It was gut-wrenching’ Wooldridge starts cleanup after fire burned down half the village – FOX 2
  • Election deniers ramp up public records requests in Missouri, across the country – Missouri Independent

WW99 😱

  • Vladimir Putin says the world’s energy infrastructure is at risk – Hacker News
  • U.S. Claims Chinese Intelligence Seeking Confidential Huawei Information Were Duped by FBI Double Agent – Gizmodo

Pox Populi™ 🦠

  • Millions of workers are dealing with long COVID. Advocates call for expanding social safety net – Missouri Independent
  • From E. Coli to Flesh-Eating Bacteria, Floodwaters Are a Health Nightmare – Gizmodo

DotGov 🏛

  • Armed folks intimidate voters near drop boxes in Arizona (and nobody has been arrested) – Boing Boing

CityGov 🏛

  • Fight to save Rosati-Kain gets boost from St. Louis Preservation Board –

LocalGov 🏛

  • St. Louis County Animal Control Shredding Followed $2,200 Orkin Bill – RFT

MoGov 🏛

  • Missouri Lottery hires former highway patrol captain as new director –
  • Marijuana legalization promises jobs in Missouri. But how many? –
  • Missouri voters to decide if the state can dictate increased Kansas City police funding – Missouri Independent

FedGov 🏛

  • White House asks for assault weapons ban after St. Louis school shooting – FOX 2
  • White House calls for assault weapon ban after St. Louis school shooting – KSDK
  • Justice Department alleges Chinese spies tried to disrupt a criminal investigation into Huawei – Engadget
  • Pete Buttigieg on Elon Musk’s Hyperloop: ‘Not on Our Dime’ – Gizmodo

Jobs 📄

  • Program Manager I (Family Community School Health) – Jobs
  • Chemist II – Jobs

History 🦕

  • Behind the Veil: The Secret Society of St. Louis Elites – History Happens Here
  • Black Civil War veterans honored in ceremony at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery – KSDK

Sustainability ♻️

  • Spire Missouri’s proposed rate hike draws ire of Kansas City officials, residents – Missouri Independent
  • 380 million tons of plastic are made every year. None of it is truly recyclable. – Grist
  • Plastic Recycling Is a Disaster and a ‘Myth,’ Report Says – VICE US
  • Plastic recycling remains a ‘myth’: Greenpeace study – Hacker News
  • Plastic recycling labeled "a myth" as US rates sink to 5% – New Atlas

Infrastructure 🚽

Ecology 🦤

  • Forest ReLeaf Plants 1,000 Trees Across Missouri – Terrain Magazine
  • Exposure to environmental toxins may be root of rise in neurological disorders – Hacker News

WWW99 🕸

  • Critical Flaws in Abode Home Security Kit Allow Hackers to Hijack, Disable Cameras – SecurityWeek
  • Adobe Illustrator Vulnerabilities Rated Critical, But Exploitation Not Easy – SecurityWeek
  • Most Metaverse business projects will be dead by 2025 – The Register
  • Ring Cameras Are Going to Get More People Killed – VICE US

Twitter 🐦

  • As Elon Gets Ready To Take Over Twitter, Bluesky Takes A Big Step Forward – Techdirt
  • Jack Dorsey Unveils Bluesky Social, the Decentralized Twitter-Killer – Hacker News
  • Jack Dorsey-endorsed “decentralized Twitter” protocol specified – Hacker News
  • You don’t want Twitter to be a free speech zone – Hacker News

Space 🚀

  • Starlink decoded for use as GPS alternative – without Elon Musk’s help – The Register
  • After Fallout With Russia, SpaceX Rival Launches 36 Satellites Aboard India’s Big Rocket – Gizmodo


  • Batch transcode a folder of videos with Handbrake’s CLI – Jeff Geerling’s Blog
  • A guide for getting started with self hosting – Hacker News
  • Get Clear Insights Into Cloudy Water With the Open Colorimeter – Hackaday
  • DIY Bike Wheels Welded With Rebar – Hackaday
  • How The Art-Generating AI of Stable Diffusion Works – Hackaday
  • My thoughts on the Framework laptop – Hacker News
  • Show HN: IHP v1.0 – Batteries-included web framework built on Haskell and Nix – Hacker News
  • Show HN: Bolt.css – Another classless CSS library – Hacker News
  • Every Door – OpenStreetMap editor for POIs and entrances – Hacker News
  • The Docker+WASM Technical Preview – Hacker News

Captain’s Blog 🏴‍☠️

  • Tomorrow the Unix timestamp will get to 1,666,666,666 – Hacker News
  • Guy turned his eye into a flashlight – Hacker News
  • My next Mac might be the last – Hacker News
  • Good news for Europe – Kevin Drum
  • Ask HN: What Is the Hype with Docker? – Hacker News
  • EU Gives Final Approval to Law That Will Force iPhone to Switch to USB-C – MacRumors
  • Is There Too Much CSS Now? – CSS-Tricks
  • I’m Not Sure That (If?) GitHub Copilot Is a Problem – Hacker News
  • RISC-V Celebrates Upstreaming of Android Open Source Project RISC-V Port – Hacker News