Category: Lifestyle

RELEASE: Harlem Globetrotters World Trick Day From Roof of City Museum

As the Harlem Globetrotters prepare for their games at Scottrade Center this Saturday, the world famous team celebrated the 2nd annual World Trick Shot Day by making a shot from the school bus on the roof of City Museum in St. Louis. Zeus McClurkin trekked up to the world’s only school bus on a roof, reached out of the driver side window, and made a shot to a hoop over 140 feet below.  The shot […]

RELEASE: Comedian Ron White coming to Peabody Opera House

Ron “Tater Salad” White, best known as the cigar smoking, scotch drinking funnyman from the “Blue Collar Comedy” phenomenon, makes his return to St. Louis with his new stand-up show. White has achieved three Grammy nominations, a Gold Record, two of the top rated one-hour specials in Comedy Central history, a book that appeared on the New York Times Best Seller List, and CD and DVD sales of over 10 million units. Currently, White can […]

RELEASE: 200 MetroBus stops adopted in first year of new program

Metro transit has named the city of Dellwood as its top municipal partner in St. Louis County for the Adopt-A-Stop program. Dellwood has adopted a total of 16 MetroBus stops since the program launched more than a year ago. Dellwood is among the more than 100 organizations and individuals who have adopted and are maintaining 200 MetroBus stops in the City of St. Louis and in St. Louis County. The goal of Adopt-A-Stop is to […]

Bar Association of St. Louis hosts holiday party to help local kids

For more than 20 years, the Saint Louis Bar Foundation has kicked off the holiday season with a special party for children in the St. Louis area whose lives have been severely impacted by the criminal justice system. Motion for Kids (MFK), an annual event held each December for thousands of metropolitan St. Louis area children in the foster care system, will host approximately 2,500 metropolitan St. Louis area children on Sat., Dec. 2 at the […]

RELEASE: Blunt Takes Part in Ceremonial Strike of 2018 World War I Centennial Silver Dollar

WASHINGTON –Yesterday, at the U.S. Mint in Philadelphia, Pa., U.S. Senator Roy Blunt (Mo.) participated in the ceremonial strike of the 2018 World War I Centennial Silver Dollar honoring the 100th anniversary of American participation in World War I. “Missouri is home to the National World War I Museum and Memorial, which is why I’m especially proud to see that history remembered on the World War I American Veterans Centennial Commemorative Coin,” said Blunt. The […]

RELEASE: Zeel brings in-home massage service to St. Louis

NEW YORK /PRNewswire/ — Zeel, the leading provider of on-demand, in-home massages, launched its service and massage membership Wednesday in St. Louis. Perfectly timed for holiday rest and recovery, St. Louis residents and visitors can now schedule on-demand massages to be delivered directly to their homes, hotels, workplaces, and events with as little as an hour’s notice. Massages are easy to book on zeel.com, or on Zeel’s app for iPhone or Android. For a personalized massage therapy experience, […]

RELEASE: Free STI and HIV screenings planned for World AIDS Day

Every year, World AIDS Day, Dec. 1, is observed to give people an opportunity to reflect on the impact that HIV and AIDS have had on people and nations throughout the world. It also serves as an opportunity to unify in response to the epidemic, increase awareness, celebrate the great strides made in prevention, care, and treatment, support people living with AIDS, and honor those that have been lost to AIDS. The goal is an […]

RELEASE: Cardinals announce 2018 promotional giveaway schedule

Today the St. Louis Cardinals released its 2018 promotional schedule with over 40 unique giveaways for ticketed-fans at cardinals.com/promotions. This year’s promotional schedule features many fan-favorite giveaways including six bobbleheads, six replica jerseys, two replica rings, as well as brand-new items like a “Yadi” Tumbler (June 1), Adult & Kids Bucket Hats (July 1), Dizzy Dean Watch (August 19) and an Adult Winter Hat with Flaps (September 23).  The Cardinals will continue to provide more […]

St. Louis-based construction company completes 50th store in five years for fashion boutique Altar’d State

A St. Louis-based construction company has completed construction on its 50th store they’ve built for a fashion boutique chain in five years. Knoebel Construction announced that the 50th Altar’d State boutique store has finished in Lone Tree, Colo. The construction company has worked with the retail chain since its inception in 2012 and has assisted construction for their retail stores across 26 states in the country. According to Knoebel Construction, the building of these unique […]

RELEASE: New Mobile Health Screening Unit Debuts December 1 at Wellston Transit Center

Bi-State Development, in partnership with the St. Louis County Department of Public Health, will introduce a new Mobile Health Screening Unit on December 1. The mobile unit, called Links 2 Health, will service four Metro transit centers in North St. Louis County. Bi-State Development through its newer not-for-profit enterprise, the Bi-State Development Research Institute, received a $940,000 federal grant to fund a pilot program to bring basic health screenings to transit riders and the communities […]