Donna Korando http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Free Concerts: Farshid Etniko In U. City; Red Lehr At Eckerts http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/free-concerts-farshid-etniko-u-city-red-lehr-eckerts <p>The neighborhood free outdoor summer concert season is now in full swing. If you know of a free series that isn't on this list, let us know.</p><p>You can read more about <a href="https://www.stlbeacon.org/#!/content/15313/preview_of_if_you_dare_by_mendoza" target="_blank">Javier Mendoza</a> and <a href="https://www.stlbeacon.org/#!/content/15406/profile_of_miss_jubilee_and_the_humdingers" target="_blank">Miss Jubilee and the Humdingers</a>. Or just check out what's coming this week:</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 03:42:41 +0000 Donna Korando 38104 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Free Concerts: Farshid Etniko In U. City; Red Lehr At Eckerts Visually Appealing: Catsup Bottle Festival Pours On The Americana http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/visually-appealing-catsup-bottle-festival-pours-americana <p>What’s coming up this weekend? Thu, 10 Jul 2014 02:49:20 +0000 Donna Korando 37911 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Visually Appealing: Catsup Bottle Festival Pours On The Americana Free Concerts: Three Chances To See Miss Jubilee, Two For Adrianne Felton http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/free-concerts-three-chances-see-miss-jubilee-two-adrianne-felton <p><a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/arch-city-radio-hour-miss-jubilee-bella-and-lily" target="_blank">Miss Jubilee</a> is proving that she is a favorite of the neighborhood concert scene. Over the next seven days, she will be at Bluebird Park in Ellisville, Eckert's in Belleville and Music on Main in St. Charles. Thu, 10 Jul 2014 02:48:45 +0000 Donna Korando 37903 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Free Concerts: Three Chances To See Miss Jubilee, Two For Adrianne Felton St. Louis Public Radio Announces Four New Journalists http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-public-radio-announces-four-new-journalists <p>St. Louis Public Radio is pleased to announce that four new voices are joining the journalistic team.</p><p>Starting today is Emanuele Berry, who is coming to St. Louis from East Lansing, Mich. Berry will be the second person to hold a fellowship that centers around regional race matters, as well as diversity and culture. Her predecessor, Erin Williams, is now with WMUK , Kalamazoo, Mich.</p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 02:55:48 +0000 Donna Korando 37816 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis Public Radio Announces Four New Journalists The Rundown: Bridgeton Landfill, Normandy School Stay In The News http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/rundown-bridgeton-landfill-normandy-school-stay-news-0 <p>We know that you listen to us on air and check our website for news and information about our region. We hope that you look at our website every day, but we know that's not always possible. So, once a week, on Friday, we will highlight some of the website's top stories.</p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 02:12:13 +0000 Donna Korando 37763 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org The Rundown: Bridgeton Landfill, Normandy School Stay In The News Free Concerts: Band Perry, Raitt, Fray And More In Forest Park http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/free-concerts-band-perry-raitt-fray-and-more-forest-park <p><a href="http://www.fairsaintlouis.org/events/" target="_blank">Fair St. Louis</a> is the biggest of the free outdoor concerts this week, but check the list for other festivities in neighborhoods and at the Zoo.&nbsp;</p><p>We recently added Ellisville and Eckerts to the list. If you know of a free series that isn't on this list, let us know. It should be outdoors, and we aren't including all the interesting music that can be found at the patios of your favorite drinking establishments.</p><p>Check out what's coming this week:</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 02:59:45 +0000 Donna Korando 37712 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Free Concerts: Band Perry, Raitt, Fray And More In Forest Park Citygarden, How Have You Grown? Photos Tell The Story http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/citygarden-how-have-you-grown-photos-tell-story <p>A birthday party will be held Wednesday for St. Louis' youngest urban treasure: Citygarden. In honor of its fifth birthday, the lunchtime concert featuring DJ Nune, will run from 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. and refreshments will be served.</p><p>Five years ago, a <a href="https://www.stlbeacon.org/#!/content/21344" target="_blank">St. Louis Beacon article said</a>:</p><blockquote><p>"Build it and they will come? Most definitely.</p><p>"Citygarden, which opened today, was full of curious visitors ready to explore. Even skeptics came away with enthusiastic reviews.</p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 03:09:50 +0000 Donna Korando 37661 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Citygarden, How Have You Grown? Photos Tell The Story Visually Appealing: First You Get Funded, RAC Fellowship Application Opens http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/visually-appealing-first-you-get-funded-rac-fellowship-application-opens <p>The very first thing that has to take place before a person can find a visually appealing show is for the artist to have the means to create.</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 03:41:41 +0000 Donna Korando 37323 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Visually Appealing: First You Get Funded, RAC Fellowship Application Opens Free Concerts: Coco Soul, Sarah Jane & the Blue Notes And More http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/free-concerts-coco-soul-sarah-jane-blue-notes-and-more <p>The neighborhood free outdoor summer concert season is now in full swing. If you know of a free series that isn't on this list, let us know.</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 03:40:27 +0000 Donna Korando 37302 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Free Concerts: Coco Soul, Sarah Jane & the Blue Notes And More Free Concerts: Grace Hill And Gazebo Series Get Going http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/free-concerts-grace-hill-and-gazebo-series-get-going <p>The neighborhood free outdoor summer concert season is now in full swing. If you know of a free series that isn't on this list, let us know.</p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 02:58:44 +0000 Donna Korando 36921 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Free Concerts: Grace Hill And Gazebo Series Get Going