Day: March 5, 2018

St. Louis Veterinarian Animal Clinic of Clayton looks to expand

A Clayton veterinarian looking to expand his clinic will seek a preliminary nod Monday from the city’s Plan Commission and Architectural Review Board (ARB). According to the plans filed with the city on Feb. 21, Dr. Dan Fraser wants to add onto St. Louis Veterinarian Animal Clinic of Clayton (ACC) at 136 N Meramec to the adjacent commercial retail space  in the Morrissey building, across the shared driveway at 132 North Meramec, to allow for a more comfortable and efficient […]

RELEASE: Cardinals, Paul DeJong agree to long-term deal

JUPITER, Fla. — The St. Louis Cardinals announced today that they have agreed to a six-year contract thru 2023 with infielder Paul DeJong that also includes club options for both 2024 and 2025.  Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed. “We are committed to winning at the Major League level, through scouting and player development, and Paul is a great example of this,” said Cardinals’ Owner and Chief Executive Officer Bill DeWitt, Jr. “Paul moved […]

Rowden talks ‘doing the right thing’ on This Week in Missouri Politics

ST. LOUIS — For the second week in a row, Gov. Eric Greitens dominated headlines and was the main topic of discussion on This Week in Missouri Politics. In the past week, the House has moved forward with an investigation into the governor and several legislators have called for his resignation. “My resignation call was because I don’t envision a scenario where the governor will be in a place where he can lead in the […]

Cancerous label in California for common herbicide halted in Missouri-led lawsuit

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Agricultural groups, including several from Missouri, suing the state of California had a partial win in court this week as a U.S. District Court judge temporarily blocked labeling products with glyphosate as cancerous but declined to remove the herbicide from the state’s cancer list. The preliminary injunction issued by U.S District Court Judge William Shubb, Eastern District of California, leaves glyphosate on the state’s Proposition 65 list as a “chemical known to […]

RELEASE: Gazelle Life TV Releases Powerful #MeToo Short Film Featuring Seven Women

The film is produced by Gazelle Life TV Chief Creative Officer Tim Breitbach, owner of St. Louis’ Optimal Entertainment and the executive producer whose TV credits include hit shows like ‘Welcome to Sweetie Pie’s’ and ‘Funeral Boss.’ ST. LOUIS, March 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — In recognition of Women’s History Month, Gazelle Life TV makes its debut with “From #MeToo to #WeToo,” an intimate conversation featuring real women sharing painful experiences that occurred in childhood and as adults […]

RELEASE: Sprint Accelerator Announces 2018 Class

OVERLAND PARK, Kan., March 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Sprint (NYSE:S) and Dairy Farmers of America (DFA) today announced the nine companies participating in the fifth annual accelerator program, which launches today and continues through June. The Sprint Accelerator is located in the heart of the Crossroads Arts District in Kansas City, Mo. “We have a diverse and exciting group of companies joining our program this year,” said Doug Dresslaer, Managing Director of the Sprint Accelerator. “For Sprint, we’ve recruited companies […]

Large multi-vehicle accident kills 1, leaves 3 injured on Reavis Barracks Road

A large accident involving multiple vehicles killed one driver and left three injured Sunday near Reavis Barracks Road. According to the St. Louis County Police Department, at approximately 6:00 p.m. officers from the St. Louis County Police Department South County Precinct responded to the area of the 4000 block of Reavis Barracks for a vehicle accident. Officers said a car traveling westbound on Reavis Barrack Road slammed into the back of another vehicle which caused the […]

RELEASE: Shayba Muhammad of Mahnal Jewelry Wins “Be Seen Brunch” Elevator Pitch Competition and Awards Package

More than 100 Attended Event to Celebrate Women Entrepreneurs of Color Through Connections, Resources, Inspiration and Investment St. Louis, MO – On Saturday, March 3rd, DK Solutions, The Hispanic Chamber, the BALSA Foundation and Brazen St. Louis, with support from JP Morgan Chase Foundation, hosted the Be Seen Brunch Celebrating Women Entrepreneurs of Color. The event, which drew more than 100 people to DK Annex, featured keynote speaker Rica Elysee, founder & CEO of BeautyLynk, […]

STL County Council to take up domestic abuse prevention legislation at weekly meeting

County Executive Steven Stenger will recommend legislation at Tuesday’s County Council meeting that would accept and appropriate money from a grant to help retain care services for women and children residing at a local domestic abuse shelter. The legislation would accept a grant from the Missouri Department of Public Safety’s STOP Violence Against Women Act in an amount of $46,195.61. The appropriated money would be used to retain one full-time case worker and one clinical […]

Ameren Corporation names new senior vice president and chief digital information officer

Ameren Corporation (NYSE: AEE) named Bhavani Amirthalingam as senior vice president and chief digital information officer in a newly created role for the region’s largest electric provider, effective Monday. As senior vice president and chief digital information officer, Amirthalingam will will focus on accelerating Ameren’s customer-centric digital innovation, which powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren […]