Those behind the Loop Trolley project, a 2.2 mile fixed-rail streetcar system from the Loop to Forest Park, got some welcome news today.
Funding to help with the design portion of the project has been secured via a $2.8 million portion of a federal grant. Word of the committed funding came via a press release congratulation from Rep. Russ Carnahan, D-St. Louis.
Urban agriculture has taken root in cities everywhere, including right here in the River City.¬† It comes in many forms: the community garden, the backyard vegetable patch, the rooftop bee colony.¬† But cultivating food in town can be complicated and wrought with challenges---so what is it that‚Äôs driving some city dwellers to skip the grocery store and get their hands dirty?¬†¬† Libby Franklin reports in the next of our new series Sound Bites, created in partnership with Sauce Magazine.
The St. Louis Cardinals have released their 2012 schedule and will host their oldest rival in their 2012 home opener.
The Cardinals said Wednesday their first home game next season will be April 13 against the Chicago Cubs. It will be the latest home opener in St. Louis since the Cardinals opened on April 19, 1991, against Philadelphia.
Interleague games include a home stand June 8-17 against Cleveland, the Chicago White Sox and Kansas City.