College Hill http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Order Up! North Grand Restaurant Fresno's Diner Wants To Be 'Beacon Of Hope' In Community http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/order-north-grand-restaurant-fresnos-diner-wants-be-beacon-hope-community <p>Restaurant</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Back in the mid-1980s, entrepreneur Pat Woods was quite the </span>multitasker<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p></p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Williams 30388 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Order Up! North Grand Restaurant Fresno's Diner Wants To Be 'Beacon Of Hope' In Community What Do The Streets, Building, Forestry And Health Departments Have To Do With College Hill's Crime? http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/what-do-streets-building-forestry-and-health-departments-have-do-college-hills-crime <p>Quite a bit - city leaders say.</p><p>Crews from four St. Louis city departments are flooding a north city neighborhood this week in an ongoing effort to tackle its crime problem.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The influx of resources from the streets, building, forestry and health departments follows two weeks of <a href="http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/city-police-department-deploying-extra-resources-college-hill-neighborhood">stepped-up police presence</a> known as “hot-spot policing."</span></p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 22:24:16 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 9494 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org What Do The Streets, Building, Forestry And Health Departments Have To Do With College Hill's Crime? City Police Department Deploying Extra Resources To College Hill Neighborhood http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/city-police-department-deploying-extra-resources-college-hill-neighborhood <p><em>Updated at 12:45 Thursday, Feb. 7 with arrest numbers.</em></p><p>The St. Louis Police Department is deploying 80 extra officers and resources to north city’s College Hill neighborhood.</p><p>The area, which borders O’Fallon Park to the west and Interstate 70 to the north, has been the site of a number of shootings recently, including three murders.</p><p>St. Louis Police Chief Sam Dotson says the department is used to this kind of “hot-spot policing,” and says the tactic has been used to great effect in other parts of the city.</p> Wed, 06 Feb 2013 20:10:01 +0000 Adam Allington 9047 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org City Police Department Deploying Extra Resources To College Hill Neighborhood