By JW | Wed, 02/14/2024 - 07:57

STL: Wednesday, February 14, 2024

Events 📆

  • Free Metro Transit passes offered today - FOX 2
  • Mardi Gras ends, Lent begins in St. Louis - FOX 2
  • Ash Wednesday: Get your ashes to go at these St. Louis-area churches - KSDK
  • The Ultimate Fish Fry Guide for Lent 2024 - RiverBender
  • Find a St. Louis fish fry with this 2024 Lent map - FOX 2

BuySTL 👜

  • Stray Rescue markets 'prime' site next to Downtown West's CityPark - KSDK
  • Centro Modern Furnishings celebrates 25 years of bringing timeless design to St. Louis - St. Louis Magazine
  • Investigation reveals financial secrecy in the nursing home industry - KSDK

Restaurants 🍲

  • Stew's Food & Liquor brings Asian-inspired food and craft cocktails to Soulard - FEAST
  • Donut Palace expands to Sunset Hills - St. Louis Magazine
  • Steve's Meltdown opening at City Foundry STL - St. Louis Magazine

STLfood ⚜️

  • Mobile Coffee Bar the Spilt Milk Café to Launch in St. Louis in March - RFT

STL100 💯

  • Celtics, Chaminade basketball star Jayson Tatum gives $1 million to St. Louis homeowners - KSDK
  • SLPS reaches milestone in ongoing removal of lead paint - KSDK
  • Celtics star Jayson Tatum gets $1 million gift from SoFi to help people buy homes in St. Louis - FOX 2

STL99 😱

  • KDHX Has Lost Nearly One-Third of Its Donors, But All Is A-OK - RFT
  • Woman dead after being struck by 2 cars at St. Louis intersection - KSDK
  • Woman fatally struck by two cars in north St. Louis - FOX 2
  • Missouri man breaks into home, attacks man 3 times in one night: Police - FOX 2

Police 🚓

  • 'Valentine's Law' would make it a felony fleeing from police when committing a crime - FOX 2
  • Off-duty officer shot in north St. Louis being treated at hospital, manhunt continues - FOX 2
  • Police officer shot early Wednesday in north St. Louis - KSDK
  • St. Louis County officers shoot man in St. Louis City, police say - KSDK
  • St. Louis police destroy hundreds of seized weapons - FOX 2

CityGov 🏛

  • St. Louis Aldermen Seek to Ease Liquor License Process, But at What Cost? - RFT

LocalGov 🏛

  • St. Louis-area cities say they'll cut services like police, roads if food tax is repealed -
  • Kirkwood to consider closing a portion of Jefferson Avenue, turn it over to church - KSDK
  • St. Louis County Council considering using $20M of Rams settlement money on street repairs - FOX 2

MoGov 🏛

  • Push for restrictions on intoxicating hemp products spurs clash over who should regulate - KSDK
  • Missouri Senate Democrats continue to delay action on initiative petition legislation - FOX 2
  • Missouri Senate Democrats stall GOP push to change initiative petition process - Missouri Independent
  • Missouri House bill would jeopardize millions in funding to fight water pollution - Missouri Independent

FedGov 🏛

  • U.S. Senate sends to the House a $95 billion aid package for Ukraine, Israel, Taiwan - Missouri Independent

Jobs 📄

  • Anheuser-Busch says negotiations continue with Teamsters ahead of strike deadline - FOX 2
  • Bayer preps to cut jobs and restructure, invites workers to ‘opt in’ for severance -
  • BeLeaf Medical Argues Missouri Cannabis Workers Can’t Unionize - RFT
  • Company continues to argue Missouri cannabis workers can’t unionize - Missouri Independent

Ecology 🦤

  • Carp are killing Missouri's rivers and lakes. Instead, they can be a global force for good, expert says - KSDK