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Who’s Older?

Today’s the birthday of a man who rose to fame in the boy band 98 Degrees.  Nick Lachey later starred in the MTV reality series “Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica” with his then-wife Jessica Simpson.  He had a recurring role on “Charmed” and was host of “The Sing-Off.”  Nick is currently married to a former Miss Teen USA.  Coincidentally today is ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

Happy birthday to the son of the Prince of Darkness.  As the offspring of Ozzy and Sharon Osbourne, Jack Osbourne has had an unusual life to say the least.  If you watched “The Osbournes” you know what I’m talking about.  The show aired on MTV from 2002 to 2005 and is the most-viewed series ever on the network.  After “The ... Read More »

Talk of the Town–this week–No Hunger Holiday

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Join host Rick Wallace and his guest-Kevin Smith-the Vice President of Communications for No Hunger Holiday. Since 1990-they have  provided Thanksgiving Dinner for families in need in St Charles County. This year they are expanding. The work they do is truly amazing. Find out all about it–and how you can help–this Sunday morning on Talk of the Town. Talk of the ... Read More »

How about some hockey?

I don’t know about you, but I am growing impatient with the NHL lockout.  I would’ve gone to at least three Blues’ games by now.  But thanks to Eureka native and former Blue Cam Janssen, we can catch a hockey game featuring some favorites.  It’s a benefit game called Janssen and Friends Play for Sandy.  As you can tell, all ... Read More »

The Sweet Divine

After voting yesterday my wife Joan and I decided to treat ourselves and have a cupcake.  But not just any cupcake.  We wanted a creation from the Sweet Divine.  It’s a little establishment in our south city neighborhood on S. Kingshighway at Lansdowne.  It may be little but their cupcakes are big on taste.  I had a Margarita cupcake while ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

Happy birthday to the actress who made blue skin beautiful.  Rebecca Romijn’s signature role is Mystique in the X-Men movies, but not surprisingly she started out as a model.  Romijn had high profile photo shoots for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition and Victoria’s Secret.  She was the host of MTV’s House of Style from 1998 to 2000.  Rebecca was married ... Read More »

Arch Rival Roller Girls

Season #7 of the Arch Rival Roller Girls roller derby league gets underway Saturday (11/10) at the Midwest Sports Hockey Complex in Queeny Park.  The opener will feature last year’s championship matchups in doubleheader action.  Doors open at 6:30p with the first bout at 7  featuring Rebel Skate Alliance challenging the Smashinistas.  The next bout has last season’s champs, the ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

Today is the birthday of a guy who has done quite well for a high school dropout.  Bryan Adams has sold more than 65 million albums worldwide.  He was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 2006, and the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2011.  According to the 2008 Billboard Hot 100 50th Anniversary chart Adams is #38 ... Read More »

Who’s Older?

He was born on this date as Cornell Haynes, Jr and some STL folks may still call him that.  But most of the world knows him as Nelly.  Multiple-Grammy Award winner Nelly.  He graduated from University City High School and soon after formed the St Lunatics.  He went solo in 1999 and signed to Universal Records.  Nelly released “Country Grammar” ... Read More »

Talk of the Town–this week–Breakdown St Louis

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Join host Rick Wallace and his guests from Breakdown St Louis–Jenna Imergoot-Founder and President and Terri Kraham-Vice-President of Operations. Breakdown St Louis empowers teens to make positive choices regarding sex–relationships–drugs–alcohol–self-harm–bullying–and suicide through a variety of formats by providing preventative health education. It is a truly unique–and successful program. You can see it in action on Thursday November 15th when they ... Read More »