Monday, November 26, 2012
One of the 10 best streets in America lit up for the holiday season on Saturday night.
The Delmar Loop businesses and restaurants lit up for the holiday season Saturday night. Light Up the Loop started off the season with a blast of color and fun, featuring vintage Christmas lights decorating streetlamps and store rooftops, holiday-themed window displays in storefronts, and special deals from the Loop's shops and eateries. Craft Alliance is celebrating the season with its famous annual display of floating cascades of hand-blown glass ornaments by local and national artists, and restaurants and bars, including Fitz's and Market Pub House, will offer happy hour specials in the afternoon and evening. To see more photos from Light Up the Loop, check out University City Patch's Facebook page. There was caroling by the Kingsbury …
Thursday, September 6, 2012
New video to highlight the St. Louis area features some of University City and the Delmar Loop's best spots.
We all know that St. Louis and especially the University City area, is a great place to live. Now it seems others are taking notice. "Here Is St. Louis," a promotional video from Anastasis Films debuted Wednesday. The video highlights some of the great attractions St. Louis has to offer. In addition to the usual suspects—the Arch, Busch Stadium, our great museums in Forest Park and the Saint Louis Zoo—the Delmar Loop has quite a few minutes of screen time. Some of the U City mainstays featured include Fitz's Bottling Co., the Loop Trolley outside Commerce Bank, a musician outside Nico, Pi Pizzeria, Tivoli Theatre, Washington University and Vintage Vinyl. Other St. Louis originals include Kaldi's Coffee, Schlafly Bottleworks and Ted Drewes…
Monday, February 6, 2012
Here's what's happening in and near University City, Ladue and Clayton.
University City Patch teams up with neighboring Patch sites each week to round up events and happenings in the area. Here are our picks for this week. Monday, Feb. 6. Tuesday, Feb. 7. Wednesday, Feb. 8. Thursday, Feb. 9. Friday, Feb. 10. Saturday, Feb. 11.
Friday, January 27, 2012
The Fatted Calf in Clayton wins this week's Food Fight.
We have a winner! The readers have spoken and the Fatted Calf in Clayton is the winner of this week's Mid-County Food Fight hamburger challenge. Our hamburger poll garnered lots of votes and strong opinions this week. Patch readers had a lot to say about their hamburgers. Here are a few of their comments: There were seven other restaurants that garnered votes — Blueberry Hill, Fitz's American Grill and Three Kings in University City; Carl's Drive-In, Cousin Hugos and Crow's Nest in the Maplewood-Brentwood area; and the Trainwreck Saloon in Rock Hill. The Fatted Calf ended up with 20 percent of the vote. Here's how the other Food Fight finalists ranked: Check back on Monday for next week's Food Fight!