When…Educator Dr. Lynn Beckwith Jr. and Dr. Denise Hooks-Anderson were panelists at a forum sponsored by the University of Missouri-St. Louis during the Missouri Black Expo? Pictured: Dr. Lynn Beckwith Jr., Dr. Denise Hooks-Anderson and Gwendolyn Packnet.

When...the Christian Brothers High School community dedicated its athletic stadium in memory of W. Michael Ross? Ross was a 1966 graduate of CBC and former chairman of the school’s board of directors. Pictured: Family members of the late W. Michael Ross.

When…Parc Provence, a Gatesworth Community, held its opening reception for the second annual St. Louis area art exposition, featuring work by area residents living with dementia? The exposition, entitled ‘Remember Me,’ was open to viewing by the general public.

When…Bo Drochelman and others walked 21 miles from West County to the Gateway Arch to celebrate American freedom and to honor those who died on Sept. 11, 2001? Pictured: Officer Chris Hunt of the Town and Country Police Department, Mary Kay Wiesehan, Fred Wiesehan, and Bo Drochelman.

When…the fifth annual Downtown Restaurant Week raised nearly $8,500 to help Operation Food Search feed the hungry? The week drew 20,000 diners to the heart of the city. Pictured: Mike Bozada and Chaz Overby.