Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Treasure Hunting Expert Nat Turdo Gives Presentation at The Villa at Riverwood

Local treasure hunting expert, Nat Turdo, gave an informative presentation and displayed a portion of his findings today at The Villa at Riverwood's Fall Festival.  Residents and visitors were treated to a demonstration of professional quality metal detecting equipment, along with  samples of treasures recovered in the North St. Louis County area.  His book, A Starter Guide to Successful Treasure Hunting, is a must-read, and is available by contacting Nat at  Here are some photos of Nat's presentation:

Nat Turdo displays one of his metal detectors to the audience

Metal detectors used during Nat Turdo's treasure hunts

This metal detector indicates what kind of coin is found - a quarter

Nat Turdo sets up his display table

Nat points out features of the equipment used to find the treasures on display

An autographed book for you...

Contact Nat at for your copy. 

Monday, September 27, 2010

UMSL Touhill Performing Arts Center Announces Fall and Winter Schedule of Events

Visit the Touhill Performing Arts Center at the University of Missouri St. Louis for the best in live entertainment.  Their schedule of events can be seen at  Here is a look at the facility:

The Touhill PAC From the Lee Theater Entrance

Touhill PAC Signage from the Front Entrance

Main Hall Leading to the Front Entrance

Donor Wall and Tribute to Blanche Touhill

Tribute to Blanche Touhill, Chancellor 1990-2003

Desmond and Mary Ann Lee, Namesakes of the Lee Theater

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Friday, September 24, 2010

St. Louis Third Congressional District Debate Takes Place at Forest Park Community College

Russ Carnahan (D), Ed Martin (R) and Nicholas Ivanovich (Const.) Prepare

Ed Martin, Republican Candidate, Makes a Point During the Debate

Nicholas Ivanovich, Constitution Party Candidate, Gives Prepared Remarks

Russ Carnahan, Democrat Candidate Incumbent, Defends His Record

Sunday, September 19, 2010