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A locally produced public affairs program covering issues important to the St. Louis community. Produced by Hubbard Radio St. Louis.

Wake up with Talk of the Town every Sunday morning!

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If you are interested in sharing information about your organization or have a topic you would like to discuss, please contact Lauren and Tim Elwell at or call 314-983-6000.

Listen below to our most recent interviews.

Central Bank of St. Louis

October 4, 2020

Lauren and Tim from Talk of the Town chatted on the phone with Central Bank of St. Louis President, Rick Bagy about the economy, financial future, the recession, buying and selling homes, plus so much more! For more info on Central Bank, click HERE.

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

September 27, 2020

Talk of the Town welcomes Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Walk Chair, Lynn Stover to talk about ‘Light the Night’ which will be held nationwide on October 8th. Light The Night’s virtual platform will be an interactive and engaging experience allowing LLS supporters and volunteers to enjoy the same iconic elements of Light The Night – illuminated lanterns, Circle of Survivors and the Remembrance Pavilion – in a different format but with the same passion to bring an end to blood cancers once and for all. There will also be selfie stations, kids zone, and you will even have the chance to get out and walk in your own neighborhood during the event.

For more info on the Gateway Chapter click HERE or call 314-590-2230.

Alzheimer’s Association

September 27, 2020

Talk of the Town host Lauren Elwell chatted with Alzheimer’s Association Missouri Chapter President, Stacy Tew-Lovasz about the Walk to End Alzheimer’s, signs of the disease, Alzheimer’s vs. dementia and support services available. For more info, click HERE.

Operation Food Search

September 20, 2020

Talk of the Town hosts, Lauren and Tim Elwell sit down with Operation Food Search’s Director of Strategic Initiatives Lucinda Perry. They chat about the partnership with Missouri Coalition for the Environment and learn about ‘gleaning’. COVID has affected many during this time and Lucinda talks about how they’re adapting. For more info on Operation Food Search, click HERE.

Metro Transit + Bi State Development

September 13, 2020

Talk of the Town chats to Taulby Roach (President and CEO of Bi-State Development, which includes Metro Transit as one of its enterprises) and Kevin Scott (General Manager of Field Security at Metro Transit) about the new security implementations for riders.

For more information on Metro Transit, click HERE.

SSM Health Cardinal Glennon

September 6, 2020

Dr. Kenneth Haller of Danis Pediatrics, SSM Health Cardinal Glennon joins Lauren and Tim to talk about the ‘Glennon Gallop’ held on September 19th with a virtual fundraiser. Dr. Haller spoke about his passion for helping kids and what your support means for children that visit the hospital.

For more info, please click HERE.

Huntington’s Disease Society of America – Missouri Chapter

August 30, 2020

Lauren and Tim visited with Doug Geist, who is one of the event coordinators for the Huntington’s Disease Society of America. He joined us to talk about the Team Hope Walk which is happening on Saturday, September 12th. For all of the information on this organization, and the walk, please click HERE.


August 23, 2020

Nichole Dawsey, who is the Executive Director of the NCADA (National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse) talked to Lauren and Tim about addiction, recovery and the efforts of NCADA during COVID-19. For more information on this organization, please click HERE.

The Open Space Council

August 16, 2020

Talk of the Town is happy to welcome the Open Space Council to the show! New host Lauren Elwell and husband/producer Tim Elwell visited with Executive Director, Bonnie Harper and Program Manager, Caitlin Zera to discuss the community involvement of the Open Space Council and the annual trash cleanup event, Operation Clean Stream. Click HERE for more info.

Pictured: Bonnie Harper, Caitlin Zera, Lauren and Tim Elwell.

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