There are all sorts of places in St. Louis called “The Wedge,” but there is one in Tower Grove South bordered by Gravois to the northwest, Grand to the east, and Chippewa to the south. It is notable in how… Continue Reading
Utah Street widens into a boulevard for two blocks west of Grand, before returning to its normal width. Along that two block stretch are beautifully restored houses in a range of eclectic styles. It is now part of an historic… Continue Reading
It’s a little hard to read, but I think it might say “Scenic Railroad,” meaning that the trains on this trestle went out to Castlewood.
From Paul Hohmann, “As most of you are aware, the Special Administrative Board of the Saint Louis Public Schools are pushing forward a plan to close six historic elementary schools and replace them with two newly built mega- schools (one… Continue Reading