J Greene’s Pub Is Irish Tradition + Family Recipes + Local Sports

St. Louis County’s Authentic Irish Pub is J Greene’s Warson Woods, MO/February 22, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – When you think Irish pub, you might think of beer, and Celtic music, darts and St. Patrick’s Day.  And those are certainly fine images of some of the roles Irish pubs play in the St. Louis community.  But do … Continue reading J Greene’s Pub Is Irish Tradition + Family Recipes + Local Sports

Project Connect Held Fourth Community Meeting On NGA

ST. LOUIS, MO/February 22, 2017 (STL.News) Efforts continue to revive the area around the new western headquarters of the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA). Project Connect held its fourth community meeting at Vashon High School on Tuesday night.  City leaders and representatives from the NGA provided an update to residents on the process so far and gathered … Continue reading Project Connect Held Fourth Community Meeting On NGA

San Jose mayor admits failures in flood evacuation order

SAN JOSE, Calif./February 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — The mayor of San Jose acknowledged that the city failed to properly notify residents to evacuate during a flood emergency early Wednesday when some people said they got their first notice by seeing firefighters in boats in the neighborhood. City officials ordered more than 14,000 residents to evacuate … Continue reading San Jose mayor admits failures in flood evacuation order

Stocks slip from highs as energy companies sink; Dow gains

NEW YORK/February 22, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — U.S. stocks slipped Wednesday after their recent record-setting run. Energy companies stumbled, but basic materials makers rose as investors hoped two large deals will win approval from regulators. While energy stocks fell with the price of oil, most other sectors didn’t make big moves. Technology companies eked out a … Continue reading Stocks slip from highs as energy companies sink; Dow gains

Jay Z to become 1st rapper in Songwriters Hall of Fame

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — Jay Z will become the first rapper ever inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame when he enters the prestigious organization in June. The Songwriters Hall announced Wednesday that songwriting heavyweights in the industry, including Kenneth “Babyface” Edmonds, Max Martin and Jimmy Jam & Terry Lewis will also be part of … Continue reading Jay Z to become 1st rapper in Songwriters Hall of Fame

7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP)(STL.News) — For the first time, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a single nearby star — and these new worlds could hold life. This cluster of planets is less than 40 light-years away in the constellation Aquarius, according to NASA and the Belgian-led research team who announced the discovery Wednesday. … Continue reading 7 Earth-size worlds found orbiting star; could hold life

Adding friendly bacteria to skin lotion wards off bad germs

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — Bacteria live on everyone’s skin, and new research shows some friendly germs produce natural antibiotics that ward off their disease-causing cousins. Now scientists are mixing the good bugs into lotions in hopes of spreading protection. In one early test, those customized creams guarded five patients with a kind of itchy eczema against … Continue reading Adding friendly bacteria to skin lotion wards off bad germs

Amazon resists request for Echo info in Arkansas slaying

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP)(STL.News) — Amazon is resisting an effort by Arkansas prosecutors to obtain potential recordings from a slaying suspect’s Amazon Echo smart speaker, saying authorities haven’t established that their investigation is more important than a customer’s privacy rights. The issue comes in the investigation into the death of Victor Collins, who was found … Continue reading Amazon resists request for Echo info in Arkansas slaying