At Saint Louis’ historic public library, a team of genealogists uncovers fascinating family stories from Missouri’s famous gateway city. A mystery writer discovers her mother has hidden a life-changing secret; a woman finds out if she is descended from the infamous pirate Blackbeard; and a mother and daughter seek connections to a famous author. Genealogy ...Continue Reading
The competition stiffens like whipped peaks on this episode of The Great British Baking Show. For the Signature, bakers must create so-called “saucy puds” — delicate cakes hiding a gooey filling or saucy surprise at the bottom. In the Technical, bakers take on Mary’s tiramisu. In the Showstopper, they have to beat the odds and ...Continue Reading
Enter to win a pair of tickets to the Harriman-Jewell Series 50th Season Gala Concert featuring a duo-recital world debut by Joyce DiDonato and Juan Diego Flórez, on Sunday, February 1 at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts in Helzberg Hall. Enter by Wednesday, January 28 at noon. Must be 21 to enter. One entry per person. The winner ...Continue Reading
It looks like suicide, but Reverend Sidney Chambers suspects murder. His biggest challenge is to enlist police in the hunt for the killer. Grantchester is based on the acclaimed novel Sidney Chambers and the Shadow of Death by James Runcie, which was called “the coziest of cozy murder mysteries” by the New York Times Book ...Continue Reading
This excerpt from the Independent Lens documentary American Denial looks at the “Implicit Bias Test,” which was created to test people’s unconscious bias toward words and concepts, and toward races. It is not about conscious attitudes and beliefs, as one researcher tells us in the film, but about something you yourself may not know you ...Continue Reading
Mary and Lord Gillingham put their love to the test. Bates also faces a trial. Cora makes a new friend, and Violet is reunited with an old one.