In the news: more top standings in best-of lists

The St. Louis Business Journal noted Brentwood’s top 10 spot in a list for best places to buy a house, CBS reported Maplewood’s ‘hipster’ standing, Riverfront Times included more than one area shop in a list of best places for hot chocolate. CBS — Maplewood Earns Spot in the Nation’s Top Hipster Neighborhoods — Borgia Boys End Fourth, New Haven Fifth at Invitational
Great Rivers Greenway — Great Rivers Greenway to Break Ground on Deer Creek Greenway Expansion Oct. 16
Ladue News — Style Speak Q&A with Laurie Newcomb of STRUT! Riverfront Times — 14 Great Places for Hot Chocolate in St.

In the news: missing dog, ‘hipster’ Maplewood, more

Maplewood made a national list of top ‘hipster’ cities, also a Maplewood resident’s support dog went missing and it’s become news. Feast — Spotlight: The Muddled Pig Gastropub Serves Swine-Filled Fare in Maplewood
KMOV — Former employee arrested after trying to burgle business with owner still inside
KMOV — Dog that warns owner about seizures disappears
Riverfront Times — Missouri Has Largest Racial Gap in the U.S. for Out-of-School Suspensions, ACLU Says
Riverfront Times — St. Louis Is One of the Hottest Hipster Markets in America
STL Jewish Light — Being ‘sick and tired’ won’t curb gun violence
St. Louis American — Reverend, representative and rabbi demand investigation of County Police
St. Louis Magazine — Maplewood named one of top “hipster” cities in the US

In the news: protests; Maplewood food

Stokley verdict protest news —  including the Sept. 23 protest at the Galleria in Richmond Heights — continued to reach out of state this week. KSDK — Maplewood to host 18 breweries Saturday for Prost! Patriot Ledger ( Quincy, Mass.) — 143 arrested after protest blocks St. Louis highway traffic
Riverfront Times — Living Room Expands from Coffee House to Cafe

In the news: Stockley verdict protests, Olympia Taverna, Gina Mitten

For another week, the majority of media mentions for Brentwood, Maplewood and Richmond Heights have been related to the continuing protests of the Jason Stockley verdict. — ‘White allies’ protest of police shooting leads to stadium
Good Food St. Louis — Olympia Taverna & the Big, Fat Greek Gyro
KMOV — Demonstrators gather in Shaw Park, protest outside Galleria
Lynchburg News and Advocate — ACLU sues St. Louis over treatment of protesters
St. Louis Post-Dispatch — Week 6 high school football box scores

In the news

The weekly 40 South roundup of media mentions. This week: Brentwood teen went missing, later his body was found; MRH grad is killed; Waldbart Florist forced out; fire command consolidation. CBS — Endangered Advisory For Missing Brentwood Teenager
Fox 2 — Endangered person advisory issued for missing Brentwood teen
Fox 2 — Search continues for missing Brentwood teenager
Fox — Brentwood teen’s body found Saturday morning in O’Fallon, MO
KMOV — Brentwood teen missing after suicide notes found in crashed car, police say
KSDK — Advisory issued for endangered suicidal teen
St. Louis Business Journal  (from 2013) — Knifeworks carves new business in custom cutlery
St. Louis Post-Dispatch — After 50 years, iconic Richmond Heights florist shop forced out

In the news this week: principal on NPR, more

The weekly 40 South roundup of media mentions. This week: MRH High School Principal Kevin Grawer was on NPR, the Esquire Theatre was sold, a big crowd at Little Flower Church. KDLG (NPR in Alaska) — Barbershop: Politics In The Classroom
St. Louis Business Journal — Historic Esquire theater sold to San Diego group for $8 million
St. Louis Post-Dispatch — Suspect charged in PNC Bank, Schnucks robberies

In the news: Waldbart Florist; fire command consolidation hits a snag

The weekly 40 South roundup of media mentions in our local news. Fox 2 — Iconic Richmond Heights flower shop forced out
KMOV — Rock Hill puts pause on plan for fire consolidation with other cities
St. Louis Magazine — The top 5 beer bars in St. Louis
St. Louis Business Journal — Equis moves forward on Richmond Heights hotel

In the news: Feast on Maplewood, RH restaurant

The weekly 40 South roundup of media mentions in our local news. Feast features Maplewood, a new restaurant coming to Richmond Heights, and more. Feast — Feast on St. Louis: Maplewood
Gephardt Daily — Tally the robot could be the stock boy of the future
KMOV — Man steals booze, shows gun during robbery in Richmond Heights
Riverfront Times — Richmond Heights Man Who Impregnated Disabled Woman Faces Rape Charge
St. Louis Business Journal — Restaurant planned for $52 million Richmond Heights development

Strange Donuts, MRH soccer, Cardinal Dolan at Steak ‘n Shake in the news

The weekly 40 South roundup of media mentions in our local news. The ‘This is not OK’ protest, a crash on Interstate 64, an ‘eclectic’ Richmond Heights home, and more, included. Crux – Taking the Catholic Pulse — Cardinal Dolan finds cheeseburgers and paradise at favorite eatery
KMOV — ‘This is not okay;’ more than a dozen groups gather in Brentwood to protest
KMOV — Crash involving dump truck closes Highway 40 during morning rush
KPLR — Cardinal Dolan pays a visit to St. Louis and [Maplewood] Steak ‘n Shake
KSDK — Woman carjacked in Maplewood after returning from road trip
St. Louis Public Radio — Missouri school districts eschew suspensions, turn to calming disciplinary techniques

Maplewood Airbnb, pool ‘Crypto’ scare in the news

The weekly 40 South roundup of media mentions in our local news. St. Louis Post-Dispatch — St. Louis area governments take different paths on short-term rentals
St. Louis Post-Dispatch — Cardinal Dolan coming home, recording radio show from Maplewood Steak ‘n Shake

Centralized fire command, Emma Stoverink, carjacking in the news

KMOV and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reported on the plan to combine the command structure for five fire departments, including Brentwood, Maplewood and Richmond Heights. Also, Brentwood High School’s Emma Stoverink was on the TV news. KMOV — 5 cities look to bring fire departments under one chief
KMOV — 2 injured when maintenance equipment collided on MetroLink tracks overnight
KSDK — Clayton, others consider centralized fire command
KSDK — Maplewood man builds guitars out of old bike parts
KSDK — Man reunited with class ring after 30 years
St. Louis Business Journal — Second phase of The Boulevard gets more expensive