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  Saint Louis Art Museum - Saint Louis Forest Park
Standing atop Art Hill, it is the "crown" jewel" of the 1,370-acre park.
The Grand Basin is the lake at the foot of Art Hill and served as the focal point of the 1904 World's Fair.
The Saint Louis Front Page is owned and maintained by the Moore Design Group for the sole purpose of disseminating news and information about the Metropolitan Saint Louis area.
www.slfp.com /ForestParkAM.htm   (232 words)

  
  Saint Louis University - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Saint Louis University (SLU, or sometimes referred to as the University of St. Louis) is a private, co-educational Jesuit Catholic university in the United States.
Louis, Missouri, it was founded in 1818 as Saint Louis Academy and later taken over by the Society of Jesus making it the oldest university west of the Mississippi River and the second oldest Jesuit college in the nation (Only Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. has been in existence longer than SLU).
Saint Louis University is one of 28 member institutions of the Association of Jesuit Colleges and Universities.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Saint_Louis_University   (1218 words)

  
 St. Louis, Missouri - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Greater St. Louis area, which includes counties in the states of Missouri and Illinois, is the 18th largest in the United States, with a total population of 2,698,672 as of the 2000 census.
Apotheosis of Saint Louis, a bronze statue of the city's namesake on horseback, was widely used as a symbol of the city before construction of the Arch.
Louis County (1,016,235), the independent City of St. Louis (350,705), the Missouri counties of Saint Charles (320,734), Jefferson (210,397), Franklin (98,234), Lincoln (45,618) and Warren (27,809), and the Illinois counties of Madison (264,350), Saint Clair (259,132), Clinton (36,065), Monroe (30,491) and Jersey (22,320).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/St._Louis,_Missouri   (7207 words)

  
 ipedia.com: Saint Louis, Missouri Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Saint Louis, which is named for Louis IX of France, is the name of an independent city (the City of St. Louis) in the state of Missouri and its metropolitan area ("Greater St. Louis").
Louis County (1,016,315), the independent City of St. Louis (348,189), the Missouri counties of Saint Charles (283,883), Jefferson (198,099), Franklin (93,807), Lincoln (38,944) and Warren (24,525), and the Illinois counties of Madison (258,941), St.
Saint Louis was the corporate headquarters of McDonnell-Douglas prior to its 1997 merger with Boeing, and is still home to a Boeing plant where many of the United States'—and its allies'—military aircraft are built.
www.ipedia.com /saint_louis__missouri.html   (3366 words)

  
 Saint Louis Symphony
The St. Louis region spreads across urban neighborhoods and suburban cul-de-sacs, to the hills of Illinois and the prairies of Missouri.
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra musicians travel into every neighborhood, meet with students in schools of both privilege and distress.
I’m a bassoonist and I play for the Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra.” Because the bassoon is not an instrument that many children have seen, Foland has kept it in its case, then begins to put it together in front of the class.
www.slso.org /cpp/articles/cpp4.htm   (1436 words)

  
 Saint Louis Eats - The Hill, Clifton Heights, Lindenwood Park, Southwest Garden - Metropolitan St. Louis places to go ...
Giovannis On the Hill Giovanni On the Hill
In alphabetizing St. is treated as Saint, “the” is ignored as are “le”, “el” and “la” and names beginning with “cafe”.
Southwest Graden boundries - Interstate-44 and Columbia Avenue on the North; Tower Grove Park, Connecticut and Scanlan Avenues on the South; Hampton Avenue on the west; and Tower Grove Avenue on the east.
stlplaces.com /stleats/the_hill   (547 words)

  
 Barnes-Jewish Hospital - About Saint Louis, Missouri, U.S.
Saint Louis, Missouri is a gracious, Midwestern city, located on the banks of the Mississippi River, with a metropolitan-area population of 2.5 million people.
A few miles west, in midtown Saint Louis, is the city’s theater district, with Powell Symphony Hall, the fabulous Fox Theatre and Sheldon Concert Hall.
Not far away is the 1,300-acre Forest Park, where the Saint Louis Art Museum, the Saint Louis Zoo, the Saint Louis Science Center, The Muny and the Missouri History Museum are all located.
www.barnesjewish.org /groups?NavID=333   (415 words)

  
 The Hill - Psychology Central   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
The Hill is a common name for the most prominent geological feature of its kind in an area, or for the neighborhood, structures, or institutions associated with it.
The Hill is a neighborhood and retail district in Boulder, Colorado located near the University of Colorado.
The Hill is a historically Italian-American neighborhood of Saint Louis, Missouri.
psychcentral.com /psypsych/The_Hill   (517 words)

  
 This Is St. Louis :: Media Campaign   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
It is now used by Metrolink to connect the East Saint Louis metro area to the downtown Saint Louis area and offers a spectacular view of the city skyline, as well as the bridge's many steel trusses.
Here are a few: the Falstaff Brewery Apartments in North Saint Louis, Union Station, slow-motion walking in "The Loop", the Jewel Box in Forest Park, ice cream at the Stork Inn on Virginia, and the Lindell mansions.
She moved to Saint Louis a few years ago from a lifetime in the city of Chicago.
www.mstl.org /thisisstl/gallery.htm   (1199 words)

  
 Saint Louis tops Utah's Davis - The Honolulu Advertiser - Hawaii's Newspaper
Saint Louis' Preston Lynch eludes the grasp of a Davis defender for a second-quarter touchdown.
On Saint Louis' next series, a penalty backed it up to its 14, setting up Higgins' 86-yard scoring strike to Chase Alcott, who dived into the end zone, getting an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty that forced Chun to make a 35-yard PAT to make it 14-0 after the first quarter.
Saint Louis also controlled the ground with 280 yards rushing, 113 by running back Wells.
the.honoluluadvertiser.com /article/2005/Sep/11/sp/FP509110362.html   (994 words)

  
 St. Louis Sports Commission: Best Sports City Statement
LOUIS — May 27, 2004 — Three weeks from today the Olympic flame will be carried throughout the St. Louis region on its worldwide journey to the Summer Games in Athens, Greece.
Areas on the route include downtown St. Louis, Soulard, Saint Louis University, Fairground Park, the Central West End, St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, The Hill, Maplewood, Webster Groves, Rock Hill, Brentwood, Richmond Heights, Clayton and University City.
Louis is one of only four American cities and one of only 34 cities worldwide that are part of the ATHENS 2004 Olympic Torch Relay — the first-ever global relay.
www.stlouissports.org /pressbox/releases/torchrelay52704.htm   (437 words)

  
 Saint Louis, Missouri MO Area Attractions   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Louis is home to the world's largest brewer, maker of Budweiser beer.
On the northeast side of the stadium is the St. Louis Cardinals Hall of Fame, with sports memorabilia and audio and video highlights of the history of St. Louis baseball.
Galleries depict the history of St. Louis from its French and Spanish roots to its role in westward expansion.
www.saintlouismissourihotels.us /information_attractions.cfm   (1835 words)

  
 American Culture Studies Program at Washington University in St. Louis
Jennie Garegnani - Jennie Garegnani, an elder resident of the Hill neighborhood in South Saint Louis, discusses the familial and communal activity and the history of the Hill.
Jamaal Hasan Muhammad - Muhammad, who is involved in various Islamic outreach programs with the Islamic Foundation of Greater Saint Louis and with Washington University in Saint Louis, discusses his experiences with the Nation of Islam, the challenges of Islamic education, anti-Islamic teachings, the Muslim world post-September 11, and general Islamic issues.
The oral history concentrates on his tenure at Blueberry Hill, as well as the changes in the social climate of the Delmar Loop during the last twenty-five years.
www.artsci.wustl.edu /~acsp/projects_oralhistory_neighborhoodreligiousandethniccommunities.htm   (475 words)

  
 Saint John Nepomuk, Saint Louis, Missouri
The Slovaks who emigrated to St. Louis in the latter part of the 19th century attended St. John Nepomuk Church, as the Czech and Slovak languages are quite similar.
On May 27, 1896 Saint John Nepomuk Church was destroyed by a tornado that ravaged Saint Louis and the Bohemian Hill area of Soulard.
In the 1930's the Saint Mary of the Assumption church switched to the Ukrainian Rite and it wasn't until the 1970's that the Ruthenians re-established a Byzantine Catholic community in Saint Louis.
www.iarelative.com /czech/st_john.htm   (1249 words)

  
 Water Towers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Perhaps, when driving through the streets of St. Louis, you have noticed one of three tall towers which seemed to serve no purpose, and wondered what they were.
Louis has three of the seven remaining towers: the Old White Tower, the Bissell Tower and the Compton Hill Tower.
The newest of the City's three standpipes, the Compton Hill Water Tower on Grand and Russell was completed in 1898 after a design by Harvey Ellis at a cost of $48,000.
www.stlwater.com /towers.html   (820 words)

  
 Historic Hill :: Saint Louis Zoo
Historic Hill is a lovely stroll through one of the oldest parts of the Saint Louis Zoo.
From the 1904 Flight Cage to the Spanish architectural flavor of the 1920s in the Bird House, Primate House and Herpetarium to the finishing touches of our thoroughly modern exhibits, this area of the Zoo has a unique ambiance and a nostalgic history that make it a great destination.
The Zooline Railroad has a station located at the top of the hill.
www.stlzoo.org /yourvisit/thingstoseeanddo/historichill   (329 words)

  
 Saint Louis Mercantile Library - A Guide to Researching St. Louis History
The first time ever I saw St. Louis I could have bought it for six million dollars, and it was the biggest mistake of my life that I did not do it.
MERC REF and TJ REF: F474.S2 H9 History of Saint Louis City and County from the Earliest Periods to the Present Day by J. Thomas Scharf, 2 vols., 1883.
Louis Landmarks and Historic Districts by Carolyn H. Toft, 1988.
www.umsl.edu /mercantile/special_collections/mhisguide.htm   (1258 words)

  
 SLU Student to Present Research Before Congress | SLU Newslink - The Inside Guide to Saint Louis University
LOUIS -- Saint Louis University student Anna Kinsella, of Edwardsville, Illinois, will be traveling to Washington D.C. for “Undergraduate Research Posters on the Hill” on April 19.
Saint Louis University is a Jesuit, Catholic university ranked among the top research institutions in the nation.
Through teaching, research, health care and community service, Saint Louis University is the place where knowledge touches lives.
www.slu.edu /readstory/newslink/5532   (373 words)

  
 Saint Louis Eats - The Hill, Clifton Heights, Lindenwood Park, Southwest Garden - Metropolitan St. Louis places to go ...
Giovannis On the Hill Giovanni On the Hill
The Hill boundries - North by S Vandeventer Ave and the RR tracks just south of Hunt Ave, west by Hampton, south by Columbia and Southwest Ave, east by Kingshighway.
Southwest Graden boundries - Interstate-44 and Columbia Avenue on the North; Tower Grove Park, Connecticut and Scanlan Avenues on the South; Hampton Avenue on the west; and Tower Grove Avenue on the east.
www.stlplaces.com /stleats/the_hill   (521 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Archdiocese of Saint Paul
At the time of its erection the Diocese of St Paul was assigned to the province of St. Louis, afterwards (12 Feb., 1875) to that of Milwaukee.
It was during these journeys that he met the Recollect Father Louis Hennepin and his two companions Michel Accault and Antoine Auguelle, and rescued them from their captivity among the Sioux Indians.
Thomas continued to house the two departments until in 1894, when it was continued as a college; and its growth has been so marvellous, that during the past year it enrolled nearly 700 students.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/13366b.htm   (2752 words)

  
 Wichita Violin Shop-Fine Stringed Instruments
Louis Joly is not documented as a violin maker in any of the various atlases, was almost certainly a dealer in stringed instruments.The particular instrument has come to us without cracks or damage and aside from varnish wear to the chin-rest area is in nearly pristine condition.
Nicholls has informed us that a book on the violin makers of the Hill family is in preperation, that a section of it will be concerned with Mr.
Nicholls was previously with W.E. Hill and Sons, the English stringed instrument experts.
www.wichitaband.com /violin.html   (8833 words)

  
 Saint Louis Eats - Start Here - Metropolitan St. Louis places to go to eat
A quick word if you are from out of town, the mailing address for many places is stated as St. Louis but the name of the city they are in is something else.
Louis City ~0.3 million (not a part of St. Louis county) on ~62 sq.
Note that St. Louis County makes up not quite 40%, and the City a little over 11% of the population of the metro region.
www.stlplaces.com /stleats   (1362 words)

  
 Saint Louis : Travels in 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
We enjoyed the spectacular view from the Hampton Inn at the top of the hill so much, with the famous old railroad station (St. Louis Union Station, on the right) and the Gateway Arch (further down the road), the previous summer, we reserved a room there again.
We spent most of a day at The Saint Louis Art Museum in Forest Park.
The Saint Louis Zoo attracts a variety of visitors, young parents with their childrem among them.
users.rcn.com /s.godjevac/travel_2002_p03.html   (345 words)

  
 Roadfood.com Forums - Italian food in St. Louis Missouri?
A more upscale place, not on the Hill is Trattoria Marcella on Watson in South Saint Louis.
While on The Hill be sure to visit Viviano's grocery, Volpi Foods for fine Italian meats, or Missouri Baking.
There are not too many places like this left in St. Louis, and hopefully, one or all of Joe's six children will follow in his footsteps.
www.roadfood.com /forums/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=4553   (1038 words)

  
 The Hill, Saint Louis | Missouri Walks
Preview: When you see the green, white, and red fireplugs, you will know you have entered the Hill.
The area was first settled by northern Italians in the early 1900s; they had left the Illinois coal fields to mine clay for St. Louis’s booming terra cotta and fire-brick businesses.
For almost a century, the Hill has maintained its ethnic flavor, and even today an estimated 75 percent of its residents are of Italian descent.
www.trails.com /tcatalog_trail.asp?trailid=XFA017-014   (138 words)

  
 St. Louis Fine Restaurant Guide - The Hill
Today, the famous Italian neighborhood known as "The Hill" features some of the St. Louis' finest Italian restaurants from gourmet to home-style bakeries.
Dining Saint Louis® is a feature of the Saint Louis Front Page.
The sole purpose is to disseminate news and information about restaurants in the Metropolitan Saint Louis area.
www.diningstl.com /TheHill.htm   (244 words)

  
 Review: King of the Hill   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
During the Great Depression in Saint Louis, Aaron Kurlander's (Jesse Bradford) family is falling apart.
Life becomes a struggle for the twelve year old -- the hotel wants to evict him and his meager supply of food is running dangerously low -- and it's only through his remarkable resourcefulness that he manages to survive.
His style is frank, not quirky, and lends itself to a number of powerful images: a starving boy cutting out pictures of food and serving them on a plate, a homeless man waving hello, and a puddle of blood-tainted water seeping from underneath a closed door.
movie-reviews.colossus.net /movies/k/king_hill.html   (534 words)

  
 St. Louis on 43 Places   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-10)
Her hometown is St Louis and after reading the books it’s made me want to visit there.
I was born in St. Louis and lived there until I went to college.
St Louis was good fun generally (although I hear the real action is in East St Louis).
www.43places.com /places/view/106731   (767 words)

  
 MS Challenge Walk: MS Challenge Walk 2006
At the light, the mall will be in front of you, make a left and go to the top of the hill.
At the top of the hill make a right.  We will be at entrance 5b on the right by the movie
At the light, the mall will be in front of you, make a left and og to the top of the hill.
www.nationalmssociety.org /mos/event/event_page.asp?p=19809&e=449   (174 words)

  
 St. Louis Homes for Sale, Condos, MLS, and St. Louis Real Estate Listings
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View properties for sale in St. Louis including homes, condos, townhouses, investment properties, land, townhomes, dream homes, condominiums, mansions, houses, and luxury homes.
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