Tag: Starbucks

Three other coffee shops to try in Clayton as Starbucks undergoes anti-bias training

At least one of the Starbucks locations in Clayton will close early to conduct anti-bias training Tuesday, meaning coffee connoisseurs will have to get their afternoon java fix elsewhere. Beginning at 2:30 p.m., more than 8,000 Starbucks locations nationwide will lock their doors to the public and sit down with their employees for “racial bias education day.” It stems from a racial profiling incident that occurred in a Philadelphia store last month when two black men […]

Just like grandma used to make: Duo behind popular Italian restaurants brings Anthony’s Italian Eats to Clayton

A new Italian restaurant started by a couple of popular St. Louis restauranteurs recently opened its doors in Clayton. Anthony’s Italian Eats, tucked away at 7641 Wydown Blvd in a small space that was formerly Manhattan Express, is a new endeavor from the Gianino family of restaurants, which owns Joey B’s, Frankie Gianino’s, Frankie G’s, Bill Gianino’s, Billy G’s and Aero Hawk Catering. A third-generation restauranteur in the family, Tony Gianino and his childhood friend […]

THE NEW YORK TIMES: Finding Love at Starbucks, With the Help of 84-Year-Old Cupids

When heartbreak struck Benjamin Hochman more than six years ago, with the death of his girlfriend, he didn’t know how he would recover. But time, a job change and fate conspiring in his favor allowed him to begin anew with Angela LaRocca, a vibrant woman he describes as “a human exclamation point.” Although they were both living in Clayton, Mo., a St. Louis suburb, the two met by chance at a neighborhood Starbucks in November […]