The Missouri State Highway Patrol is kicking up DWI enforcement this weekend as St. Patrick's Day celebrations take place around the St. Louis area.
St. Patrick's Day
Friday, March 15, 2013
Wednesday, March 21, 2012
These five winners were selected by a random drawing. Thank you to everyone who entered.
Congratulations to the five winners of our "Why I'm Lucky" contest. They have each won a prize package including a $50 Dierbergs gift card and some cool Patch stuff: a T-shirt, a ball cap, a notepad and a tote bag. Thanks to all the people who entered, especially for sharing their stories about why they're blessed with good luck. The winners, according to their Patch registration profiles, were: Thanks again for entering.
Saturday, March 17, 2012
Just in time to celebrate today.
O'Leary's Restaurant in Sunset Hills is the winner in this week's Food Fight, in which we asked readers for their choice for best place to hang out for St. Patrick's Day in South County. O'Leary's won with 40 percent of the votes among the finalists. The results among the other finalists were (may not equal 100 percent due to rounding): Voting in our St. Patrick's Day Food Fight poll started Thursday morning and ended at 5 p.m. Friday afternoon. Congratulations to O'Leary's for winning this week's readers' choice battle. We look forward to hearing from you again next week with the next edition of our weekly Readers' Choice competition. About this column: Each week, the South St. Louis County and Arnold Patch sites will seek the best place …
While we celebrate the luck of the Irish, read stories of good luck by Patch readers that range from scary to heartwarming.
One survived a near disastrous ocean cruise. Another had a traumatic episode during pregnancy and got to the hospital in part because her husband forgot something and returned home. Yet another keeps in touch with the two women who saved her life when she had a heart attack. These are some of the stories Patch readers have shared so far in the "Why I'm Lucky" contest that runs until noon on Monday. There's still time to enter; all you need to do is submit a photo that illustrates why you're lucky. Don't worry: Your story doesn't have to involve a life-changing experience; winners will be chosen at random. Get more details and enter here. But some of the stories you've already shared are touching, chilling and heartwarming. A BABY IN BRAIN …
Thursday, March 15, 2012
The nominations came from our Facebook users this week. Where would you prefer to find a glass of green beer?
It's time to vote now in the second phase of this week's South County/Arnold Food Fight. You've given us your nominations. Now, it's time to vote from among the finalists. Where do you think is the best place to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in South County or Arnold? The weekly Food Fight is our friendly competition among eateries, diners, bistros, bars, pubs and fine dining establishments in our South County and Arnold Patch sites: Mehlville, Oakville, Affton, Shrewsbury, Crestwood, Fenton, High Ridge and Arnold. So, here are the places you nominated as our finalists in this week's Food Fight. So the rest is in your hands now. You'll have till 5 p.m. Friday to vote for your favorite place to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. We'll announce the …
Monday, March 12, 2012
Where would you go to have your St. Paddy's Day celebration?
What matters more, green beer or a good spot to celebrate? Friends, we're asking you this week for your favorite place in South County or Arnold to celebrate St. Patrick's Day. Remember, we're defining the area as Arnold, Mehlville, Oakville, Sunset Hills, Fenton, High Ridge, Affton and Shrewsbury for this friendly competition. Every week on the South County Food Fight, we're looking the best places to dine and drink. This week, we're focusing on where you'd go for the luck of the Irish. Here's how the Food Fight works: Then: So where's your favorite place to celebrate St. Paddy's Day in South County or Arnold? So show your hometown pride and pick a place near you. Boast about that small family restaurant or other great eatery in your …
Tuesday, March 15, 2011
Our early Patch Picks this week: a selection of local watering holes to celebrate all that is Irish on March 17.
With St. Patrick's Day coming up this Thursday, we are bringing you our weekly Patch Picks feature a little early to help you plan your festivities. Dulany’s Grille, 9940 Kennerly Center, St. Louis, 314-849-1554 Take advantage of the heated patio and full-service bar while enjoying corned beef, cabbage and potatoes. Malone’s Neighborhood Grill and Pub, 8742 Watson Road, St. Louis, 314-843-9904 Malone’s is offering shot specials and will be serving green beer and corned beef and cabbage. Tilted Kilt, 131 Arnold Crossroads Center, Arnold, 636-287-6300 During two happy hours, one from 3-6 p.m. and one from 10 p.m. to close, enjoy appetizer and beer specials and an appearance from The Urge’s Steve Ewing. Helen Fitzgerald’s, 3650 S. Lindbergh …
Wednesday, March 9, 2011
From the barnyard to the baseball diamond, the coming week offers plenty to keep you and the family busy.
Take the whole family out for some community theatre or a fish fry, drop the kids off for a video game party or baseball camp, or sit down for some crafts and stories at the library. Better yet, do all of it and then tell us how it was.