Category: Lifestyle

RELEASE: Gateway Motorsports Park to offer Indycar fans the most unique lodging in all of motorsports

Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, will offer its INDYCAR fans the most unique lodging opportunity in all of motorsports: Instead of staying at a motel or camping out, fans will be able to live in a fully-functional house – albeit a tiny one – in the infield of the oval track. Try It Tiny Village will be constructed in the infield of Gateway Motorsports Park in August for the second annual Bommarito Automotive Group […]

RELEASE: Governor Greitens meets with conservation employees

Governor Eric Greitens visited Howell County Tuesday to thank Missouri Department of Conservation staff for their work maintaining hunting, fishing, and wildlife properties. He also assisted in research for the Missouri Black Bear Project, a Missouri Department of Conservation project which is conducting research to ensure sustainable black bear population levels in Missouri while minimizing conflicts with humans and assuring public safety. Statement from Governor Eric Greitens: “Ever watch someone walk right up to a […]

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: 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, […]

Clayton Township Democrats to hold monthly meeting Tuesday

The Clayton Township Democrats will hold their second meeting of the year by focusing on local activism and civic engagement at their monthly meeting, which begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday at the University City Public Library. Rasheen Aldridge, a Democratic Committeeman for the 5th Ward in St. Louis City and leader with Missouri Jobs with Justice, will speak about his activism in the region. Aldridge, a young activist appointed to serve on the Ferguson Commission in […]

RELEASE: David Blaine Live returns to North American audiences for spring and summer tour

LOS ANGELES, CA (Feb 26, 2018) – Death-defying magician, David Blaine is taking his mind-blowing show ‘David Blaine Live’ on the road this spring and summer with a new round of 36 North American tour dates. Produced by Live Nation, the tour will kick off May 6, 2018 in San Diego, CA and make stops in cities including Los Angeles, Dallas, Miami, Chicago, Toronto, Brooklyn, and more. Citi® is the official presale credit card of […]

Kenzi, the 6-year-old Asian elephant and daughter of Raja, dies at the Saint Louis Zoo

A 6-year-old Asian elephant calf born at the Saint Louis Zoo has died just days after falling ill. Kenzi, who was born at the zoo in 2012, was taken sick over the weekend and died Saturday despite ‘the very best efforts of all teams involved in her care’, zookeepers said. Kenzi, the daughter of Raja and Rani, succumbed to elephant endotheliotropic herpesvirus (EEHV) — specifically, EEHV-1A — at 1:14 a.m. CT Saturday. EEHV is a […]

RELEASE: Governor Greitens declares a State of Emergency as proactive response to storms and flooding

In anticipation of a major storm system that could cause increased flooding throughout the southern portion of the State, Governor Eric Greitens signed an executive order declaring a State of Emergency and activating the resources of the Missouri National Guard. The Executive Order ensures that all State resources are available for the weather event and brings a rapid response capability to impacted areas. The State is continuing to move resources in anticipation of supporting local […]

Saint Louis Zoo to celebrate International Polar Bear Day on Feb. 24

The Saint Louis Zoo announced Tuesday it will celebrate International Polar Bear Day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24 at McDonnell Polar Bear Point. Although the official International Polar Bear Day falls on Feb. 27, carnivore keepers will offer keeper chats for visitors and enrichment activities for Kali (pronounced CULL-ee), the Zoo’s 5-year-old, 1,150-pound male polar bear three days early from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Visitors can learn about polar […]

RELEASE: Author Edith Smith’s Newly Released “Flames of Faith” is a Book of Scripture-based Essays Drawing Thought-provoking Parallels Between the Word of God and Everyday Life

LAMAR, Mo., Feb. 19, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ — “Flames of Faith”: a book of contemplation and revealing a lifelong openness to the lessons and wisdom of Scripture. “Flames of Faith” is the creation of published author Edith Smith, a mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother residing in Lamar, Missouri. Edith shares, “Throughout life, as I basked in the presence of the Lord, He began to kindle flames of faith within me. Oh, how I enjoyed what He taught me. I wanted always […]