Day: September 8, 2017

This Week in the Governor’s Office: Sept. 2, 2017

By Michael Layer JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – In the week of September 2-8, Governor Eric Greitens appointed Jason Senheiser as a circuit court judge for St. Louis, visited St. Louis and Kansas City, and met injured police officers. On Sunday, Greitens met with injured police officers, according to a Facebook post. In the post, he describes the violent altercation which led to the officers’ injuries and a bystander to go to the hospital. Greitens asked […]

Clayton businesses and political leaders are drawn to Saint Louis Art Fair

With the Saint Louis Art Fair kicking off on Friday, both business and political leaders in the area are excited to take part in the event. The Saint Louis Art Fair is a free event, which runs Friday through Sunday, and will celebrate the arts and the community that surrounds it. The event will feature 181 exhibiting artists with 12 special mediate categories. Laura Miller, Interim Executive Director at Cultural Festivals, said the fair is designed to […]

Treasurer Schmitt launches new website to track state’s economic performance

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Finding updated information about Missouri’s economy just got a lot easier thanks to State Treasurer Eric Schmitt. Today, Schmitt announced the launch of MissouriDashboard.com where citizens can easily track and monitor Missouri’s economic performance. The Missouri Economic Dashboard gives the public a snapshot of the state’s economic climate and features key data on unemployment, state and national debt, exports, housing, education and more. County-by-county breakdowns are available for several of the dashboard’s indicators. “This […]

Saudi Ambassador to the U.S. tours Boeing fighter aircraft in St. Louis

ST. LOUIS, Sept. 7, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — His Royal Highness Prince Khalid bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to the United States toured Boeing Defense Space & Security’s St. Louis F-15 production facility Thursday inspecting the F-15SA fighter that is being delivered to the Kingdom. The visit, part of a tour around the United States, gives the Ambassador the opportunity to meet with executives and see the facilities of an […]

Metro offers free shuttle service to St. Louis Symphony Orchestra concert in Forest Park

Metro has partnered with the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra to make it easy for families and music lovers to enjoy a free concert under the night sky in Forest Park next week. On Wednesday, September 13, concert-goers can hop onboard a MetroBus shuttle and ride for free to the Symphony’s concert on Art Hill, which starts at 7 p.m. and includes classical favorites and a fireworks show to end the night. Instead of worrying about […]