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Tom Schruben is holding a Father’s Day Bad Dad Joke contest, and the winner's joke will be displayed on Tom's famed sign. Entries are $5 and benefit Martha's Table.
  • Jun 17, 2020
“Everyone is very stressed with the virus and the quarantining,” said Tom Schruben, who posts the jokes. “I thought it would be a good idea to give people a break from that."
  • May 4, 2020
Puzzle Warehouse, a family-owned shop in St. Louis, suddenly found itself overwhelmed with business. “We’ve never seen something like this,” said owner Brian Way.
  • Mar 24, 2020
The three firefighter EMTs went back to the partially mowed lawn and spent about an hour mowing, sweeping and tidying up.
  • Feb 26, 2020
The flight attendant passed out napkins and pens for anyone who wanted to write a message for the new parents. The cabin erupted into cheers.
  • Feb 13, 2020
The man was shot multiple times; no one has been arrested.
  • Jan 19, 2020
The family that suddenly was in dire need had long been the ones extending themselves.
  • Dec 23, 2019
When a man asked the apartment manager if he could hand out toys, she was skeptical. “Don’t play with me,” she told him.
  • Dec 11, 2019
A roundup of news from the Washington region.
  • Dec 1, 2019
Detectives had not made an arrest as of Sunday morning.
  • Dec 1, 2019