Madalyn Painter

Digital Media Manager

Digital Media Manager Madalyn Painter joined the station in 2006, after working for three years as Online Communications Manager for KETC/Channel 9, St. Louis Public Television. Her professional awards include a 2005 APEX Award of Excellence for a Web site and three Regional Edward R. Murrow Awards. She has lived in St. Louis since graduating in 2000 from the University of Missouri-Columbia with a degree in Honors English. She has a master's degree in social work from St. Louis University. She enjoys gardening, poetry, and listening to public radio. Her favorite public radio shows are RadioLab, On Being, and The Splendid Table.

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Mosenthein Island

Dec 18, 2012
Velo City / Via Flickr

Photo taken on Mosenthein Island by "Velo City" on Flickr.com . The island is north of St. Louis, surrounded by the Mississippi River. Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website and Facebook page we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Photo of the Week

Dec 12, 2012
Brian Werner / Via Flickr

Photo taken in Forest Park in St. Louis by Brian Werner on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website and Facebook page we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

A Walk In The Fog

Nov 28, 2012
Christpher Jones / Via Flickr

Photo taken in Forest Park in St. Louis by Christopher Jones on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website and Facebook page we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Kingfisher

Nov 14, 2012
Kingfisher
Amy Buxton / Via Flickr

Photo taken in St. Louis by Amy Buxton on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website and Facebook page we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Foliage

Oct 26, 2012
"Nikon 66" / Via Flickr

Photo taken in St. Louis by "Nikon 66" on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website and Facebook page we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Beltran

Oct 9, 2012
Mark Halski / Via Flickr

Photo taken in St. Louis by Mark Halski on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Egret

Sep 25, 2012
Amy Buxton / Via Flickr

Photo taken in Forest Park in St. Louis by Amy Buxton on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

scottracker / Via Flickr

Photo taken in Forest Park in St. Louis by "scottrackers" on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Photo of the Week

Sep 7, 2012
Velo City / Via Flickr

Photo taken at the 2012 Gateway Cup in St. Louis by "Velo City" on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Angles

Aug 25, 2012
Kemolledog / Via Flickr

Photo taken in St. Louis by "Kemolledog" on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance . For the week ending June 24: Adult: XO by Jeffery Deaver Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James Fifty Shades Darker by E.L James Fifty Shades Freed by E.L. James Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn Ready Player One by Ernest Cline Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel Day in Its Color by Eric Sandweiss In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson Light Bringer by Chris...

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending May 20: Adult: Most Talkative by Andy Cohen Fifty Shades of Grey by EL James Summer of 68 by Tim Wendel Fifty Shades Darker by EL James Fifty Shades Freed by EL James In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larsen Bossypants by Tina Fey Killer Stuff and Tons of Money by Maureen Stanton Guerrillas in Civil War Missouri by James Erwin...

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending May 13: Adult: Most Talkative by Andy Cohen Fifty Shades of Grey by E. L James You Have No Idea by Vanessa Williams We Can All Do Better by Bill Bradley Starting and Closing by John Smoltz Ready, Scrap, Shoot by Joanna Slan Bossypants by Tina Fey Fifty Shades Darker by E. L. James Slant of Light by Steve Wiegenstein Light...

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending April 22: Adult: Limpopo Academy of Private Detection by Alexander McCall Smith Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James Slant of Light by Steve Wiegenstein Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter by Seth Grahame-Smith Darth Vader and Son by Jeffery Brown Oaxaca Al Gusto by Diana Kennedy We Are All Welcome Here by Elizabeth Berg Sugar Hill...

Photo of the Week

Apr 22, 2012

Photo taken at Saint Louis University by Christopher Jones on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending April 15: Adult: The Help by Kathryn Stockett The Heart and the Fist by Eric Greitens Guerillas in Civil War Missouri by James W Erwin Miss Julia to the Rescue by Ann Ross Religion for Atheists by Alain de Botton The Might Have Been by Joe Schuster Drama Years by Haley Kilpatrick What Teachers Make by Taylor Mali Fifty Shades...

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending April 8: Adult:
1. Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James
2. Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
3. Wild by Cheryl Strayed
4. Sacre Bleu by Christopher Moore
5. The Might Have Been by Joseph Schuster
6. Lipstick And The Leash by Camilla Gray-Nelson
7. Josies Story by Sorrel King

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance . For the week ending March 25: Adults: Guerillas in Civil War Missouri by James W Erwin Thought Revolution by William Donius Some Assembly Required by Anne Lamott Clara and Mr. Tiffany by Susan Vreeland The Might Have Been by Joseph Schuster Relative Strangers by Margaret Hermes The Mind of a Womanizer by Terry Bams Light Bringer by Chris...

Cherry Blossom Zen

Mar 29, 2012
Cherry tree in bloom at the Missouri Botanical Garden
John Langholz / Via Flickr

Photo taken at the Missouri Botanical Garden by John Langholz on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending March 18: Adult: The I See It by Temple Grandin Finally, a Guidebook to St. Louis by Amanda Doyle Fifty Shades of Grey by E.L. James Bossypants by Tina Fey Grace and Grit by Lilly Ledbetter The Elements of F*ing Style: A Helpful Parody by Chris Baker and Jacob Hansen Thinking in Pictures by Temple Grandin Goodnight iPad by...

Gearhead

Mar 13, 2012
Photo of profile reflection with industrial scene
Michael Schoenewies / Via Flickr

Photo by Michael Schoenewies on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending February 26: Adult: Take the Stairs by Rory Vaden Things I Learned While Walking by Daunte Henderson Into the Storm by Reed Timmer Bossypants by Tina Fey Finally a Locally Produced Guidebook to St. Louis... by Amanda Doyle Girl Who Kicked the Hornets Nest by Stieg Larsson Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey by Fiona...

(Alyse O'Brien)

The St. Louis Symphony continues its 2011-2012 season this weekend, and you can be right there with them from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, March 3. On select Saturday evenings , St. Louis Public Radio broadcasts the Symphonys performance over the air, bringing you a live classical music experience wherever you are. However, if youre able to join the performance in person this Saturday, its St. Louis Public Radio Night! And whether youll be there in person or joining us for the live...

Sun in Water

Feb 25, 2012
Dave Carriel / Via Flickr

Photo by Dave Carriel on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending February 19: Adult: Guerillas in Civil War Missouri by James W. Erwin Finally, a Guidebook to St. Louis by and for St. Louisans... by Amanda E. Doyle Socks From the Toe Up by Wendy Johnson The Vow by Kim Carpenter Josies Story by Sorrel King Satan is Real: The Ballad of the Louvin Brothers by Charlie Louvin and Benjamin...

Beautiful Decay

Feb 20, 2012
Michael Schoenewies / Via Flickr

Photo by Michael Schoenewies on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week on our website we feature one outstanding photo from the group.

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending February 12: Adult: Battle Hymn Of the Tiger Mother by Amy Chua Finally a Locally Produced Guidebook to St. Louis by and for St. Louisans Neighborhood by Neighborhood by Amanda Doyle Charles Dickens: A Life by Jane Smiley Peach Keeper by Sarah Addison Allen For Colored Girls - Ntozake Shange Power of Principled Politics: A...

Dilip Vashwanat

The St. Louis Symphony continues its 2011-2012 season this weekend, and you can be right there with them from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, February 19. On select Saturday evenings , St. Louis Public Radio broadcasts the Symphonys performance over the air, bringing you a live classical music experience wherever you are. This is whats in store for you this Saturday: Hubbart Street Dance Chicago unites with the St. Louis Symphony to explore the synergy between music and dance. David Robertson...

Amy Buxton / Via Flickr

Photo taken at the St. Louis Zoo by Amy Buxton on Flickr.com . Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week we feature, on our website, one outstanding photo from the group.

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis regions best-selling adult and childrens books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance. For the week ending February 5: Adult: Blood Bones and Butter by Gabrielle Hamilton Sex at Dawn by Christopher Ryan Go the F* to Sleep by Adam Mansbach Light Bringer by Chris DiGiuseppe and Mike Force Taken by Robert Crais Gone by Sundown by Peter Leach Goodnight iPad by Ann Droyd Quiet - Susan Cain Me Without You by Lisa Swerling The Shack by...

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