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Happenings: Our Top Picks for December 2017

By |November 24th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS, Uncategorized|

  Happenings Around Town Holiday Edition photo courtesy of Moscow Ballet WHAT: Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker WHERE: The Fabulous Fox Theatre WHEN: 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., Dec. 23 The “Great Russian Nutcracker” is the featured showcase [...]

Metro Lighting to Collect Donations to Replace Toys Lost in Fire

By |November 21st, 2017|COMMUNITY|

Metro Lighting and Metro Electric Supply is collecting donations for Shriners Hospital for Children in St. Louis after hundreds of toys were destroyed in the south St. Louis warehouse fire on November 15.  Every Metro Lighting and Metro Electric location [...]

Exhibit of Treasures from Sunken Egyptian City Makes US Debut in STL

By |November 20th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS|

Colossal statue of a Ptolemaic king reassembled underwater after excavation and preliminary cleaning, Thonis-Heracleion, Egypt; red granite; Maritime Museum, Alexandria (SCA 279), IEASM Excavations. Photo by Christoph Gerigk, Franck Goddio/Hilti Foundation A major exhibition of sunken artifacts never before [...]

Winterfest at the Arch Opens at Kiener Plaza this Month

By |November 8th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS|

It’s a sure sign of the holiday season in St. Louis: Winterfest is returning to the Arch later this month. The popular public ice-skating rink, which is made with real ice, will open at Kiener Plaza on Saturday, Nov. 18. [...]

Renovations Add New Life to Laclede’s Landing

By |November 6th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS|

Changes are coming to Laclede’s Landing in the form of a multi-million-dollar facelift to a 125-year-old building in the riverfront district. The 612North Building on North 2nd Street is undergoing a $3-million renovation that will convert the six-level, 50,000-square-foot structure [...]

Take It from Me with Journalist Linda Lockhart

By |November 6th, 2017|TAKE IT FROM ME|

Take It from Me: Linda Lockhart Teacher. Journalist. Cautious Trailblazer. Linda Lockhart photo by Justin Barr By Diane Kline Linda Lockhart had planned to become a teacher, but an article in the St. Louis Post-Dispatch changed the direction [...]

Nonprofit Spotlight: Little Patriots Embraced

By |November 3rd, 2017|COMMUNITY|

In another life, Carol Watanabe, founder and executive director of Little Patriots Embraced, designed and sold quilts to hospitals for their newborn programs. “Early one morning, I woke up to a design in my head…got it on paper and sent [...]

Meet Me in…Kirkwood

By |November 2nd, 2017|COMMUNITY, MEET ME IN..., NEWS|

Kirkwood's Station Plaza photo by Justin Barr By Trish Muyco-Tobin It’s difficult to imagine Kirkwood without thinking about the historical landmarks—the Train Station, City Hall, the downtown business district and even a few residential homes—that dot the approximately [...]

Trish Set: Jean Carnahan’s Blog, A Century of Nuts & More!

By |November 1st, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS, TRISH SET|

Jean Carnahan Eat well, travel far, laugh often—that’s what Jean Carnahan can claim to be doing a lot of these days. Missouri’s first-ever female U.S. senator (and former first lady) has added another title to her already impressive [...]

Happenings: Our Top Picks for November 2017

By |October 30th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS|

Happenings Around Town photo courtesy of Cirque du Soleil WHAT: Cirque du Soleil Crystal WHERE: Family Arena WHEN: Various times, Nov. 4 and 5 Cirque du Soleil’s brand-new production is its first ever on ice. World-class skaters and [...]

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