Maplewood restaurant to close

Water Street Cafe, at 7268 Manchester Road, in Maplewood, announced on Facebook today that they plan to close the doors on January 30.

Brentwood wrestlers medal

Brentwood wrestling shared the results of a tournament the Eagles took part in over the weekend and some great photos of wrestlers with their medals.

Coming snack shop was top post

News of a snack shop coming to Maplewood led the list of last week’s most popular posts; followed by an existing Maplewood business looking at having its space cut by its landlord.

Maplewood History: Ted’s Corner to Toasty Subs

If you’re like me and get more emails than you can possibly read, then I want to say in this first sentence if you haven’t eaten yet at Toasty Subs, you need to get over there.  I don’t know how unusual it is but the menu includes toasty subs and sushi.  This suits my wife and I just fine.  On our recent visits the food has been excellent.  You can find the menu online very easily.  In this post I’d like to tell you about the location.

In the news the past week

Jean Carnahan wrote about two Richmond Heights spots in her Good Food St. Louis blog, St. Louis Public Radio reported on a now lost Brentwood neighborhood, Coach Frazier returned to MRH, and more.

Group to take public safety survey door-to-door in Maplewood

A group calling themselves the Maplewood Community Builders held a public meeting in November to consider what public safety could look like in Maplewood, and what a transparent process around public safety and the Prop P sales tax funding could look like.

Car stolen in Maplewood contained 500 donuts

A Strange Donuts employee did Thursday morning what he usually does when he arrives at the Maplewood location, at 2709 Sutton Boulevard. He left his car running and unlocked in front of the shop as he picked up the donut delivery for the Kirkwood store, and took out the trash. On Thursday someone got in his car and drove off.