Maplewood anchor restaurant closes

Long-time Maplewood restaurant Jimmy John’s (7374 Manchester) closed its doors without warning Wednesday morning. It was in the location for 14 years, though not with the same owner through the entire time.

Trash truck trashes pole

Tuesday afternoon a trash truck driver happened to back into an electric pole at the corner of Marshall Avenue and Sara Street. At the time an Ameren employee said power would be out to some customers while it was being repaired.

Maplewood restaurants reopen, adapt to pandemic shutdown

Maplewood restaurants are beginning to shake out from the effects of the Covid 19 shutdown. Some have reopened after being closed for more than a year, others have been open with limited seating and some are enhancing their outdoor seating. The Dubliner and Encore Baking have closed.

Maplewood (and occasionally Richmond Heights) History: A Fire Tag

Just a little while ago, my good friend, Joellen McDonald, the historian of Richmond Heights, forwarded a request.  She had been contacted by James Devine who grew up in Richmond Heights and lived on Hiawatha for 25 years.  James had sent her the following image and was wondering just what it was.