Photo by Barbara Winnerman A 15-minute walk on the Katy Trail, which skirts the village, leads through the 240-foot-long Rocheport Tunnel constructed in 1892.
The tunnel is the only railroad tunnel on the Katy Trail.
Photo by Barbara Winnerman The 1857 Greek Revival Thespian Hall in Boonville, Mo.
It is one of the features on the the self-guided Gray Ghost Trail, which stops at five sites connected to the 1861 Battle of Boonville, one of the early skirmishes of the Civil War.
Enjoy top-notch local beer and delicious food at Ferguson Brewing Company.
Add in a locally owned boutique inn or bed-and-breakfast, and the ingredients for a memorable weekend are all there. Louis metropolitan area, and we have paired several able to be visited in a two-day weekend. 40 connects the two destinations and offers a pleasant departure from Interstate 70.Although Friday night’s storms and early Saturday morning rain threatened to put a damper on the opening day celebration for North City Farmers’ Market’s 2013 season, we still managed to enjoy a great day INSIDE Old North St. After the start of the tour, the celebration continued at the corner of N. Louis Avenue, where representatives from Old North St. For more photos, check out the album on the North City Farmers’ Market Facebook page by clicking HERE. 14th Street (across from Crown Candy); if it’s raining, we’ll be back in the gallery at 2700 N. Thank you to all of our volunteers, sponsors, vendors, and musicians who participated in some capacity at yesterday’s Old North House & Community Tour, and special thanks to the the business-owners, homeowners and tenants who opened their homes or businesses to let hundreds of visitors wander through over the course of the day. The day started with the formal kick-off of the Sustainable Land Lab projects (re-scheduled from the rained out date in April), including a presentation to the 3 runner up projects and the 5 teams that were selected to implement their proposals on 4 lots in the Crown Square area.As much as it probably wasn’t, I was secretly hoping there was a bit of pun intended by Phil with Joseph Sidora a.k.a. As much as it probably wasn’t, I was secretly hoping there was a bit of pun intended by Phil with Joseph Sidora a.k.a. (CNN) -- The NFL may be without one of its biggest stars, as the league announced in a statement Friday that Commissioner Roger Goodell has suspended Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott for six games for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy. Luke’s Medical Group and is accepting new patients.A specialist in infectious disease, he manages patients with infections of the blood stream, bone and joint, central nervous system, lower respiratory tract, skin and urinary tract as well as patients with fungal …