March 2010


Illustration by Danny Elchert

Missouri pays dearly for its refusal to raise revenue. Read more

Think Again

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation’s St. Louis Chapter hosted its annual Orchid Ball on March 13 at the Ritz Carlton St. Louis. Photographs by Diane Anderson Read more

Maplewood celebrated its women business owners by kicking off Women's History Month at St. Louis Closet Co. Photographs by Diane Anderson Read more

Miriam Foundation celebrated their 100th Anniversary at the Bogey Club. Photographs by Diane Anderson Read more

The Humane Society of Missouri hosted a dog-friendly fashion show at the Ritz-Carlton. Photographs by Diane Anderson Read more

The St. Louis Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure hosted a kick-off party at Lumiere Place to celebrate the upcoming race on June 12.Photographs by Diane Anderson Read more


Photography by Whitney Curtis

At the Islamic Center of St. Louis, the ancient tradition of arranged marriage—in which the woman often had no say at all, and catastrophe was borne in silence—is being replaced by a computer-assisted, socially networked matchmaker. She’s bent the old ways into a system that’s savvy, transparent, and open to everybody’s input. Romance? It comes later. Read more


Photograph By B. Ridge

A Ferguson writer fills a news void. Read more

The Spirit of Capitalism Ray Hartmann’s challenge to St. Louis–area business leaders regarding tax breaks (“Just Say No to Corporate Welfare,” January 2010) is something that needed to be said. You m... Read more


Illustration by Danny Elchert

SLM dishes on how St. Louis newspapers are translating to the Web. Read more


Courtesy of The Mrs. Missouri America Pageant

Meet Andrea Robertson, the Reigning Mrs. America Read more

Five winners tell all as the Kevin Kline Awards celebrates five years Read more


Photography by Whitney Curtis

A group of artists formerly with New Music Circle has founded the HEARding Cats Collective. Its mission: “to keep St. Louis strange and wonderful.” Read more


Illustration by Danny Elchert

Missouri pays dearly for its refusal to raise revenue. Read more


Photograph by Matthew O'Shea

The blue cheese and buttermilk had been puréed, the almonds toasted, the Meyer lemon zested and juiced, the bulgur wheat cooked through. It was time for the fish. We all leaned in—20 of us, including ... Read more


Photograph by Greg Kiger

SLM Schools 2010 Read more


Photograph by Josh Monken

Mari and Malene Davis carve a retail niche with their beaded and woven jewelry line. Read more

Tips from the St. Louis College of Pharmacy Read more


Photograph by Katherine Bish

Kaldi’s founder knows coffee history—and he’s trying to write its future. Read more

WEB EXCLUSIVES THIS MONTH Podcast: EIC Stephen Schenkenberg talks schools with Executive Editor Jarrett Medlin [Listen at right or subscribe via iTunes ] Take a sneak-peek at a few print... Read more