Saturday, April 30, 2011
Jesse Farmer's home sustained serious damage in the Good Friday Tornado.
Patch continues to follow the aftermath of the Good Friday storms which wreaked havoc on the lives of thousands of people in the St. Louis area. This weekend, the St. Louis Rams and the National Football League are reaching out to the families impacted by the storm. Jesse Farmer, a senior at Pattonville High School and a Pirate football player, was flown with his family to New York City Friday. On Saturday, Farmer announced the Rams' fourth-round draft choice in front of the assembled crowd at Radio City Music Hall. Commentators from the NFL Network also paused from their draft analysis to give Farmer the chance to make the pick (Hawaii receiver Greg Salas) heard in cable homes around the country. Host Rich Eisen talked about how Farmer …
Thursday, April 28, 2011
A look at the Rams party in Creve Coeur celebrating the start of the NFL Draft.
For hard-core pro football fans, Thursday night marks an oasis in an offseason marred by labor disputes in the NFL. Thursday night is the start of the 2011 Annual Selection Meeting, now commonly known as the draft. The St. Louis Rams co-sponsored a watch party at the Buffalo Wild Wings in Creve Coeur. Fans mingled with Rams alumni, cheerleaders, among other activities, while 101 ESPN Radio broadcast the station's live coverage of the draft on location from the restaurant. Here's a look at some of the action from Thursday.
Creve Coeur Patch offers up an eclectic assortment of ideas to go out, have fun, and support some very worthwhile causes.
Looking for something fun and different to do this weekend in and around Creve Coeur? Look no further! We’ve got some ideas right here. ST. LOUIS RAMS DRAFT PARTY When/Where: Thursday, April 28, 5:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Buffalo Wild Wings, 12653 Olive Blvd, Creve Coeur, MO 63141 Why Go: 101 ESPN Radio will be broadcasting the station's coverage of the NFL Draft live and in person at this event co-sponsored with the St. Louis Rams. Meet team cheerleaders and former players, as we all find out who the Rams will take in the first round. Pricing: Must order food or drink to enter, there are menu specials throughout the night, along with prize giveaways. ROYAL EXTRAVAGANT PRINCESS TEA PARTY When/Where: Friday, April 29 at 6 p.m. at 4071 …
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
A roundup of St. Louis news headlines for Wednesday.
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Wednesday, February 16, 2011
A roundup of the region's major developments for Thursday.
Here are the top stories from Patch sites in your area: Wrestling: District Qualifiers Gearing up for State Meet University City's New Board Member-Elect Rick Salamon Your Weekend: Music, Theater, Dance Kid Power! 22-1 Lady Rams Face Nerinx in Districts
Wednesday, December 8, 2010
The Chaminade running back caps off record-breaking career with honors at the annual Jack Buck Awards banquet
Humility and a solid work ethic helped Chaminade College Prep football standout Rob Standardascend the ranks to become the St. Louis area's all-time leading rusher in 2010 – and to that end, the unassuming, Iowa State University-bound senior was lauded Tuesday night lauded by the Missouri Athletic Club during the 41st annual Jack Buck Sports Awards banquet. His career numbers speak for themselves. Tuesday night, he reflected on what helped him get to this point. "Things were great at Chaminade. I couldn't have chosen a better school. I had some of the best coaches and teammates. Our journey was great, and I'll always have fond memories of my experiences there." Standard's parents beamed with pride as their son sat at the head table with …