Running Store Opening and Closing

Running Store Opening and Closing

The Greater St. Louis running market can keep a person on their toes. A new family-owned shop, Running Niche, opened in the Grove neighborhood in May. It promises a “fun, supportive and encouraging neighborhood experience,” with quality, functional walking and running...
Hanging Out at Klondike Park

Hanging Out at Klondike Park

St. Charles County Parks and Recreation will now allow hammock camping at five sites in Klondike Park near Augusta, Missouri. Four of the sites (numbers 24, 25, 27 and 28) can be reserved just like other campsites on the property. The fifth is site W-1, which is a...
Tested: Topo Athletic Runventure 2

Tested: Topo Athletic Runventure 2

As the race for the top minimal shoe continues, Runventure 2 by Topo Athletics emerges as a worthy contender. This zero-drop, lightly cushioned, highly responsive trailblazer has a lot going for it, including a roomy toe box, protective rock plate and high-traction...
Creve Coeur Park Grows

Creve Coeur Park Grows

Following an executive order issued by St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger, Creve Coeur Lake Memorial Park has grown by 25 acres. The land was previously home to Lakeside Center, the county’s residential youth treatment program, which closed in 2016. Though no...
Outbound Lighting Launches

Outbound Lighting Launches

What started in April 2017 as an idea to bring the same LED reflector technology found in high-end car headlights to bike lights has become reality. Founded by St. Louisan Matthew Conte with help from Kyle Cragle, Outbound Lighting delivered its first batch of...