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  • Serving Up a Slice of St. Louis History

    In this the 250th birthday of the City of St.Louis, we are excited to bring you a bit of knowledge of "the Gateway to the West" with a daily slice of history. From the famous to not so famous ( foods, businesses, citizens, events, animals, neighborhoods) we are celebrating ! The year long celebration, formally known as stl250, offers opportunities to re-visit and also make history. Be sure to keep the schedule of events handy. It's posted on -calendar.aspx. Our Facebook page, It's Easy As Pie, is where you'll find a daily glimpse of the many ingredients which flavor...

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  • Happy Birthday St. Louis IX - Happy Birthday St. Louis STL250

    Today marks the 800th birthday of Louis IX the only French king to become a saint and namesake of the Gateway to the West, St. Louis MO. There is celebrating all year long in St. Louis for this is the 250th birthday of the city. For information on the many events city wide and for some great photos and history visit STL250 on Facebook and @ suggest a French Silk Pie as the Birthday Pie fit for a King AND Saint.

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