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Middle of the Music: Highlights from Ink’s Middle of the Map Fest

Middle of the Music: Highlights from Ink’s Middle of the Map Fest

With the summer approaching, you may find yourself looking to listen to some great tunes. Ink’s Middle of the Map Fest hosted some up-and-coming bands that are worth checking out. Curated by The Record Machine, a Kansas City record label, […]

by × April 23, 2015 ×
Photo credit: The Raphael

“Show Me” a Weekend Getaway: Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. If you don’t  know what to do for your special someone, we’ve got you covered from both sides of the “Show Me” state. February 14th falls on a Saturday this year, so make […]

by × February 11, 2015 ×
Arrow Rock: Small town is historical hotspot

Arrow Rock: Small town is historical hotspot

  At the intersection of the Santa Fe Trail and the Missouri River is Arrow Rock, there is a village with a population of 56 people. During the 19th century, a steady flow of travelers has made the village a […]

by × December 5, 2014 ×
Creating Sweet Art: St. Louis painter balances art with family

Creating Sweet Art: St. Louis painter balances art with family

Cbabi Bayoc and his wife Reine own SweetArt, a bakeshop and art gallery in the Tower Grove neighborhood of St. Louis. Reine provides the treats, keeping the display cases stocked with cakes, cookies and cupcakes while Cbabi provides the art. […]

by × October 31, 2014 ×
Personal Profile: Tom Gasko, Curator of the Vacuum Cleaner Museum in St. James, MO

Personal Profile: Tom Gasko, Curator of the Vacuum Cleaner Museum in St. James, MO

Vacuum Cleaner Museum and Factory Outlet Tom Gasko says heenjoys teaching the public about vacuum cleaners. This is just what he does as the curator of the Vacuum Cleaner Museum and Factory Outlet inSt. James, Mo., along historic Route 66. Tacony […]

by × April 25, 2014 ×
Butler House on Grand

Butler House on Grand

The Butler House on Grand is no small time bed and breakfast; in fact, it’s been honored in multiple magazines, including Better Homes and Gardens and Midwest Living. The 7 bedroom mansion takes on the tagline “Midwestern hospitality in an […]

by × March 24, 2014 ×
Annual FLATS Half Marathon

Annual FLATS Half Marathon

Located at Thousand Hills State Park in Kirksville, Mo., the annual FLATS Half Marathon isn’t as flat as the name might suggest. In fact, it’s a bumpy trail race through the woods to raise money for the Forest Lake Area Trail System. On Oct. […]

by × February 6, 2014 ×
25 Best Places to Dock Hop

25 Best Places to Dock Hop

In the Ozarks of central Missouri, summer lake culture is about sun, water, food and the best ways to enjoy all three. Restaurants have adapted to make it easy for people to jump in their boats and hop from dock […]

by × November 7, 2013 ×