summer http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Twenty-Four Things To Do In St. Louis This Summer http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/twenty-four-things-do-st-louis-summer <p>Summer in the city. There’s nothing like it, and no shortage of things to see, do and experience in St. Louis. From parks to concerts and festivals, frozen custard to marionettes, farmers markets to museums, there’s an event (or 20) for everyone.</p><p></p><p>Author Amanda Doyle has written a second St. Louis guidebook. She said being an outsider affects her view of St. Louis.</p><p>“You can’t be born in a place and appreciate everything about it,” she said.</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 09:00:00 +0000 Erica Smith 38102 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Twenty-Four Things To Do In St. Louis This Summer Free concerts coming this week in Clayton, Ferguson and Forest Park http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/free-concerts-coming-week-clayton-ferguson-and-forest-park <p>For many St. Louisans, summer means Cardinals baseball, pork steak on the grill and free outdoor concerts. Coming this week:</p><p><iframe height="600px" overflow="hidden" src="http://stlpublicradio.org/summerconcerts/index.html#may8" width="100%"></iframe></p><p><a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/summer-concerts-2014">See a bigger version of this app here</a></p><p>To let us know about your concert series, please email Arts, Culture and Voices Editor Donna Korando (<a href="mailto:dkorando@stlpublicradio.org">dkorando@stlpublicradio.org</a>.)</p> Thu, 08 May 2014 17:21:48 +0000 Donna Korando 35948 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Free concerts coming this week in Clayton, Ferguson and Forest Park Extreme heat not expected to let up any time soon http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/extreme-heat-not-expected-let-any-time-soon <p>Oppressive heat and triple-digit temperatures continue to blanket the Midwest from Ohio, down through drought-plagued Indiana, Illinois and Missouri.</p><p>With high temperature records being surpassed left and right the National Weather Service is forecasting St. Louis will reach 108 degrees for the second day in a row.</p><p>The hot temperatures and dry conditions are particularly hard on those whose jobs involve being outside.</p><p>Aaron Angst installs siding and rain gutters, hard work he says, especially when completely exposed to the sun.</p> Fri, 29 Jun 2012 17:21:52 +0000 Adam Allington 4016 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Extreme heat not expected to let up any time soon