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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 [...]

Take It from Me with Christine Buck

By |October 5th, 2017|TAKE IT FROM ME|

Broadcast Journalist. Laid Back. Grateful.   By Diane Kline For decades, when you turned on the television in the St. Louis metropolitan area, you saw Christine Buck on KPLR-TV. She began as a “weather girl,” and quickly became the station’s news anchor. Honored with four Emmy Awards over her 39-year career, Buck is part of broadcasting royalty: Her father is beloved Hall of Fame [...]

Take It from Me with the One & Only Nancy Kranzberg

By |September 6th, 2017|COMMUNITY, TAKE IT FROM ME|

Take It from Me with Nancy Kranzberg Exudes Exuberance. Philanthropist. Friend of the Arts (and singer!). By Diane Kline Nancy Kranzberg photo by Justin Barr When Nancy Kranzberg walks into a room, her laughter is her calling card. [...]

Take It from Me with Active Aging Advocate & Arts Booster Marylen Mann

By |August 7th, 2017|COMMUNITY, NEWS, TAKE IT FROM ME|

  Take it from Me with Marylen Mann Advocate for Active Aging.  Artistically Passionate. A Study in Perseverance. By Diane Kline Marylen Mann     photo by Justin Barr Do not be fooled by Marylen Mann’s petite stature—she is [...]

Take it from Me with Human-Trafficking Crusader Kimberly Ritter

By |July 5th, 2017|COMMUNITY, TAKE IT FROM ME|

Take it from Me with Kimberly Ritter Fighter.  Tough-Edged Princess.  Human trafficking crusader. By Diane Kline Kimberly Ritter photo by Justin Barr For professional meeting-planner Kimberly Ritter, a client request opened her eyes to the cruel world of [...]

Take It from Me…with Regional Arts Commission’s Felicia Shaw

By |June 13th, 2017|COMMUNITY, TAKE IT FROM ME|

Take it from Me…  with Felicia Shaw  Focused. Change-Maker. Defender of the Arts.   By DIANE KLINE   Felicia Shaw has been a leader in arts administration for more than 25 years, but in two very different worlds. After growing up [...]

Monthly Feature: Take it from Me…With Jennifer Blome

By |March 20th, 2017|COMMUNITY, TAKE IT FROM ME|

Take it from Me with Jennifer Blome Animal Lover. Connector. Introvert. By Diane Kline Jennifer Blome is a natural at making a connection. For almost three decades, as the co-anchor of KSDK’s “Today in St. Louis” program, she connected with viewers by easing them into their day. She also used the show to connect rescued animals with forever homes through the “Sammy’s [...]

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