parade http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Dogtown St. Pat's Parade To Ban Coolers For First Time In Event's History http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/dogtown-st-pats-parade-ban-coolers-first-time-events-history <p><em>Updated at 12 p.m. with comments from Dogtown&nbsp;Business Merchants Association.</em></p><p>Thinking of bringing your cooler to the St. Patrick's Day parade in Dogtown this year? Don't.</p><p>The Ancient Order of Hibernians, the Clayton-Tamm Neighborhood Association, and the Dogtown&nbsp;Business Merchants Association announced today an outright ban on coolers being brought into the annual event. It's the first time such a ban has been implemented in the parade's 29-year history.</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 16:04:27 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 10200 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Dogtown St. Pat's Parade To Ban Coolers For First Time In Event's History Upcoming St. Louis parade to welcome home Iraq War veterans http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/upcoming-st-louis-parade-welcome-home-iraq-war-veterans <p>A parade will be held in downtown St. Louis on Saturday honoring the men and women that served in Iraq.</p><p>The idea for the parade was started by two St. Charles men, Craig Schneider and Tom Applebaum. They approached the veterans group, <a href="http://www.missioncontinues.org/">The Mission Continues,</a> with the idea and they agreed to partner with them to make the parade happen.</p> Mon, 23 Jan 2012 11:54:45 +0000 Julie Bierach 2911 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Upcoming St. Louis parade to welcome home Iraq War veterans Hundreds of thousands attend Cardinals victory parade, rally http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/hundreds-thousands-attend-cardinals-victory-parade-rally <p>Hundreds of thousands of fans gathered in downtown St. Louis on Sunday to celebrate their World Series champs at a Cardinal victory parade and rally.</p><p>Cloudy skies and the occasional drizzle didn&rsquo;t discourage the fans, who thronged the parade route along Market Street.</p><p>They cheered and snapped pictures as the Budweiser Clydesdales went by, followed by Cardinals team members and marching bands from area high schools.</p> Mon, 31 Oct 2011 05:09:28 +0000 VĂ©ronique LaCapra 2369 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Hundreds of thousands attend Cardinals victory parade, rally