Deportation fears have legal immigrants avoiding health care

MIAMI/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The number of legal immigrants from Latin American nations who access public health services and enroll in federally subsidized insurance plans has dipped substantially since President Donald Trump took office, many of them fearing their information could be used to identify and deport relatives living in the U.S. illegally, according … Continue reading Deportation fears have legal immigrants avoiding health care

Jon Rahm outlasts Andrew Landry in CareerBuilder playoff

LA QUINTA, Calif. /January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  Jon Rahm beat Andrew Landry with a 12-foot birdie putt on the fourth hole of a playoff Sunday in the CareerBuilder Challenge. In fading light on the Stadium Course at PGA West, Rahm finished off Landry for his second PGA Tour title and fourth worldwide victory in … Continue reading Jon Rahm outlasts Andrew Landry in CareerBuilder playoff

Fast-Casual Pizza Chain MOD Pizza Raises $33 Million to Fuel Growth

MOD Pizza Is Proof That It Doesn’t Take a Big Corporation to Build a Great Restaurant Concept St. Louis, MO (STL.News) –It’s really nice to hear about a super successful business built from the bottom up, not by a big corporation, but by a husband and wife team. Scott and Ally Svenson started their business, … Continue reading Fast-Casual Pizza Chain MOD Pizza Raises $33 Million to Fuel Growth

Rockwell and Janney among early SAG Awards winners

LOS ANGELES/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —   The Screen Actors Guild Awards is tipping the scales for some Oscar hopefuls with early supporting actor wins Sunday for “I, Tonya’s” Allison Janney and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri’s” Sam Rockwell. But it is the treatment of women in Hollywood and beyond that remains at the forefront of … Continue reading Rockwell and Janney among early SAG Awards winners

7th Alton Restaurant Week Bringing Bargain Dining to Great Rivers Area

2018 Alton Restaurant Week Features 20 Local Restaurants Alton, IL (STL.News) Another great chance to sample food from many fine restaurants is upon us. Now in its seventh year, Alton Restaurant Week 2018 is set for January 19–28.  This year, 20 locally owned and operated restaurants in the Great Rivers area (Alton, Godfrey, Grafton and … Continue reading 7th Alton Restaurant Week Bringing Bargain Dining to Great Rivers Area

The Latest: Foles stretches Eagles lead to 31-7

/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —   The Latest on the NFL conference championships. (all times local): 8:45 p.m. Billboards went up around Philly for the holidays that read, “Philly believes in you, St. Nick .” Who doesn’t trust in Nick Foles now? Foles and the Eagles stayed aggressive to open the third quarter and take … Continue reading The Latest: Foles stretches Eagles lead to 31-7

Kristen Bell kicks off female-led SAG Awards

LOS ANGELES/January 21, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —  The Screen Actors Guild Awards will make their mark on this year’s Oscars race on Sunday, but it will be the treatment of women in Hollywood and beyond that will remain at the forefront. The show features a roster of almost all female presenters, Kristen Bell as its inaugural … Continue reading Kristen Bell kicks off female-led SAG Awards

The Top 10 Places to Get Great Onion Rings in St. Louis

Here are the Best Onion Rings in St. Louis St. Louis, MO (STL.News) Onion rings may be the perfect restaurant dish.  They’re difficult enough to make that most home cooks don’t bother with them.  Yet they’re delicious enough to lure us into our favorite purveyor’s place.  They’re like the French fries bolder, more sophisticated cousin.  … Continue reading The Top 10 Places to Get Great Onion Rings in St. Louis