David Weinberg http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Kräftig, not craft beer: the new Busch brewery aiming to compete with Budweiser http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/kr%C3%A4ftig-not-craft-beer-new-busch-brewery-aiming-compete-budweiser <p>If you&#39;ve been driving on any of the highways around St. Louis lately you have probably noticed several new green billboards advertising Kräftig beer. Kräftig is brewed by the William K Busch Brewing Company, a new brewery started by Billy Busch, the great grandson of Adolphus Busch. As David Weinberg reports, Billy Busch is hoping his new business is start of the next chapter in the Busch family brewing legacy.</p><p> Fri, 06 Jan 2012 12:34:36 +0000 David Weinberg 2801 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Kräftig, not craft beer: the new Busch brewery aiming to compete with Budweiser "Lean Healthcare:" Using mechanical systems for medical efficiency http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/lean-healthcare-using-mechanical-systems-medical-efficiency <p><a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-970774.mp3">http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/national/local-national-970774.mp3</a></p><p>Throughout the country a number of hospitals have been looking to Toyota auto plants to learn how to make healthcare safer and more efficient. Among the dozens of institutions adapting the Toyota Production system to healthcare is Barnes-Jewish Hospital here in St. Louis.</p><p>Reporter David Weinberg brings us the story of how Far East auto plants are changing the face of hospitals in the west.</p><p> Fri, 27 May 2011 10:35:06 +0000 David Weinberg 1317 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org "Lean Healthcare:" Using mechanical systems for medical efficiency Temple Emanuel photography exhibit highlights Albania, living with "besa" or "word of honor" http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/temple-emanuel-photography-exhibit-highlights-albania-living-besa-or-word-honor <p><object height="300" width="400"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2F&amp;set_id=72157625617518516&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2F&amp;set_id=72157625617518516&amp;jump_to=" height="300" src="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="400"></embed></object></p><p><a href="http://www.testl.org/"><ins cite="mailto:chaching" datetime="2010-12-07T14:56">T</ins>emple Emanuel</a>, a reform Jewish Synagogue in Creve Coeur, is currently hosting <a href="http://eyecontactfoundation.org/">an exhibition</a> of black and white portraits of Albanian Muslims. The men and women in the photographs helped save the lives of nearly 2,000 Jews who fled to <a href="http://www.albaniantourism.com/">Albania</a> during WWII. David Weinberg tells the story of a place where something called &quot;besa&quot; or &ldquo;word of honor&rdquo; is a way of life.</p><p> Fri, 17 Dec 2010 16:04:41 +0000 David Weinberg 146 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org