I’ve always been a pickup truck guy, and long ago I learned that meant you’re the go-to man when a friend needs something, well, picked up. For a brief period in my 20s I had a bumper sticker on one of my vehicles that read, “Yes, this is my pickup, NO I will not help […]
The Friend’s of Troll’s Knoll want to get the word out that they had nothing to do with the trees recently removed from Winslow Place last week.
We have heard from many neighbors and supporters of the Troll’s Knoll in the past few days who have expressed their anger and frustration over the trees that […]
If you live near the streetcar tracks or your travels take you near or over them, you’ll see and hear some work happening next week. SDOT crews will be repairing pavement and grates along the SLU Streetcar line in the overnight hours starting Sunday night. There are five nights of work being planned, with the […]
The Smokiest Man (Still) Alive
The first time I came across the smokiest man (still) alive was in line for video rentals at the grocery store. Well, I wasn’t in line yet, as it was a long Saturday night line and it smelled like everyone there had bathed in an ashtray.
At first I thought […]
This weekend will see another closure on the on-ramps and off-ramps connecting Mercer Street with I-5. As always, the ramps close at 11 p.m. on Friday and will likely stay closed until 5 a.m. on Monday. The on-ramp from University to I-5 will also be closed, along with the other usual closures; Fairview between Mercer […]