Thursday, May 23, 2013
As Memorial Day approaches, it's probably a good idea to gas up early this week to save money. Find gas prices in Webster Groves and around St. Louis here.
Click here for a full-screen view of the gas price map. If you don't see a map of our local area, click the magnifying glass in the upper right to enter your address. Nationwide, gas prices were predicted to be lower this summer compared to the last three years, but that won't translate into savings at the pump this Memorial Day weekend, experts said. "Motorists this year are facing rising gas prices heading into the Memorial Day holiday," said Michael Green, a AAA spokesman, adding that Memorial Day 2013 would probably be the most expensive since 2011. In past years, prices have declined heading into early summer as oil refineries produced more gasoline to meet expected summer driving demand. This year, though, Midwest refineries haven't …
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Patch is teaming up with Tony Pringle, part owner and hairstylist at Metro Design Studio Salons, this week to get all of your questions answered.
It's time for another edition of Ask the Patch Pro, where each week readers get to interact with professionals by asking questions on a wide variety of topics. Our team of experts stop in to help you out and answer your questions. This week, Patch teamed up with Tony Pringle, part owner and hairstylist at Metro Design Studio Salons, to get all of your hair and beauty questions answered. Have a question? Ask below in the comments section! More about Tony Pringle: Tony Pringle, a 31+ year veteran of the cosmetology industry, is a co-owner and hairstylist/makeup artist at Metro Design Studio Salons, a unique concept in the St. Louis cosmetology industry that offers modern, fully-equipped, "self-contained" studio spaces in which top …
Tuesday, May 21, 2013
This listing features 4,225 square feet, with five bedrooms.
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Sunday, May 19, 2013
Webster Groves police said three people forced their way into a home, stole items and then fled. The have suspects in that case and in a jewelry theft investigation.
(For instant news updates follow Patch on Facebook and Twitter.) The following information was supplied by the Webster Groves Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction where an arrest was made. May 10: At 2:30 a.m., three people forced entry into an apartment in the 700 block of Chamberlain and stole an Xbox and damaged the victims TV. Police have identified two persons of interest. May 8: At 12:20 a.m., police received a call of a suspicious vehicle in the 200 block of Papin and someone going through trash dumpsters on the street. Police were unable to locate the vehicle or person. May 6: It was reported that a bike, a BBQ pit and a ladder from the yard of a home in the 600 block of Oakwood were stolen. April 1 - May 5: Between…
Saturday, May 18, 2013
A new Medicare database shows how hospitals serving the region—and the rest of the nation—compare for care. The findings for our local hospitals serving Webster Groves residents might surprise you.
Have a medical emergency? Plan to wait awhile—or not, depending on which hospital you pick. A new database from the federal government shows that residents of Olivette probably will wait longer than average for emergency room care at one hospital and lower than the average at another. For our nearest emergency rooms, Patch looked at St. Mary's Health Center and St. Anthony's Medical Center. At both hospitals, the average wait for attention at an ER came in above the state average, and the wait time was at least double the state average at both hospitals to actually get a room. In our chart above, you can compare the two nearest hospitals for Webster Groves Patch residents in key measures such as wait time to be seen in the emergency, wait …
Find movie reviews written by Patch blogger Mark Glass and showtimes for theaters in the St. Louis-area, including West County.
Are you a movie buff? Or maybe you just enjoy the occasional dinner and a movie date? Either way, Patch would be thrilled to have you on board as a movie blogger! All you have to do is shoot a quick email to Ryan Martin at firstname.lastname@example.org. Star Trek: Into Darkness Patch Blogger Mark Glass: **** It’s time again to boldly go...where tons of TV and movie cameras have gone before. Space. The final frontier. For context, this is the second feature film showing the original crew of the Enterprise in the beginning of their careers, in an alternate time line, allowing both overlaps and variations from the stories and characters that started the whole franchise. That allows Benedict Cumberbatch (best known as a contemporary Sherlock Holmes…
The Missouri Department of Transportation reports its St. Louis work zones for May 16-22.
The Senior PGA golf tournament comes to St. Louis and it will include road closures beginning next week. Route AB (Ladue Road) will be closed between Route 141 and Mason Road from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily from Tuesday, May 21 through Sunday, May 26. Mason Road will also be closed during these same hours and days from West Wailing to Ladue Road. The Missouri Department of Transportation will have lane closures on a few interstates this weekend. Two lanes will be closed on southbound I-170 at Route 180 (St. Charles Rock Road) at 9 p.m. Friday, May 17 to perform preventative maintenance on the I-170 bridge over Route 180. Only one lane will remain open on southbound I-170. In addition, the ramp from southbound I-170 to Route 180 and the ramp…
Friday, May 17, 2013
MoDOT expert Linda Wilson Horn is waiting in the comments to answer your traffic and road questions in the latest installment of Ask the Patch Pro.
It's time for another edition of Ask the Patch Pro, where each week we tackle a different topic and open up the comments section for questions. Our team of experts stop in to help you out and answer your questions. This week, Patch teamed up with the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) to answer your road, construction and traffic questions. MoDOT Community Relations Coordinator Linda Wilson Horn has agreed to help us out this week. She will answer questions in the comment section of Patch today between noon and 4 p.m. Have a question? Ask below!
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Webster Groves police received a number of recent disturbance calles involving a Webster University student, a local restaurant and a bus.
(For instant news updates follow Patch on Facebook and Twitter.) The following information was supplied by the Webster Groves Police Department. It does not indicate a conviction where an arrest was made. May 5: At 12:30 a.m., a Webster University student was causing a disturbance in the area of Hazel and Garden. The incident was handled by Webster University security. May 5: Five male subjects were causing a disturbance in a restaurant in the first block of North Gore. They left without incident. May 8: At 11:19 p.m, police responded to the area of Watson and Laclede Station roads for a man causing a disturbance on a bus. The man was removed from the bus without further incident. May 9: At 11:15 p.m., a resident in the 800 block of …