Category: Lifestyle

Clayton Board of Aldermen set to consider wide range of topics

Clayton could see its first new restaurant of the new year if plans are approved for the operation of Copia II at 7822 Bonhomme Avenue. A transfer of the conditional use permit for the 8,200 square-foot, 160 seat restaurant will be considered by the Clayton Board of Aldermen at Tuesday night’s meeting. Eyad Tammas and Amer Hawatmeh, owners of Clayton Foods, LLC and Copia in downtown, submitted the application and are seeking to open their second […]

RELEASE: Foo Fighters coming to Scottrade Center

Foo Fighters’ Concrete and Gold Tour has added seven new headline dates to its North American itinerary. The North American leg of the tour supporting the international #1 album Concrete and Gold (Roswell Records/RCA Records) has further expanded its 2018 itinerary with a run of new arena headlines beginning October 8 at Talking Stick Resort Arena in Phoenix AZ and running through October 18 at the XCel Energy Center in St. Paul MN. Tickets for […]

RELEASE: Def Leppard and Journey to co-headline Busch Stadium concert

The St. Louis Cardinals and Live Nation are proud to announce rock bands Def Leppard and Journey will perform at Busch Stadium on Friday, August 24.  Ticket prices and on-sale dates will be announced at a later date. “We are excited to host Rock & Roll legends, Journey and Def Leppard, at Busch Stadium,” said Vicki Bryant, Cardinals Vice President of Event Services & Merchandising.  “As two of most influential and best-selling bands of all-time, […]

Centene Corporation named one of Missouri’s top 50 Corporations

The Missouri Department of Economic Development released its list of the top 50 private-sector employers in Missouri Thursday, which includes several companies based in Clayton. For the second straight year, Centene Corporation, headquartered at 7700 Forsyth Blvd in downtown Clayton, made the list, moving up from 46th to No. 38 this year. Centene broke ground earlier this year on its $770 million expansion in downtown. The campus expansion in the St. Louis suburb will make […]

St. Louis Zoo to hold two job fairs

The St. Louis Zoo will host two job fairs in the next several weeks. The area’s free and award-winning zoo said in a press release it will hold its first job-searching event on Saturday, Jan. 27, followed by another on Friday, Feb. 9 in The Living World at the North Entrance for those interested in part-time seasonal work. In addition to spring, summer and fall employees, the Zoo also is seeking applicants who have immediate availability this […]

RELEASE: 2018 Cardinals theme tickets on sale tomorrow

Tickets for more than 40 Theme Ticket promotional dates during the 2018 season, including the return of Star Wars Night, Margaritaville Night and Military Appreciation Night, go on sale tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. CT at cardinals.com/theme. “Theme Tickets are a great way for baseball fans to come together and show their support for a variety of groups and interests,” said Martin Coco, Director of Ticket Sales & Marketing.  “We have an incredible lineup this season […]

Stepping up to the plate, Clayton readies to host ninth annual Restaurant Week

As a bona fide hub for business, politics and culture, Clayton caters to a multitude of different taste buds, with dining establishments ranging from ice cream and pizza parlors to elegant restaurants that have graced the area for generations. For this reason, Clayton Restaurant Week, a biannual event which returns for its ninth winter edition Monday, Jan. 22, through Jan. 28, leaves the particulars to the participants when it comes to special meal deals during the […]

Baby colobus monkey born at the Saint Louis Zoo

Things are going bananas as the Saint Louis Zoo welcomes a brand new baby Guereza colobus monkey within its care. The black and white male colobus monkey was born at the Saint Louis Zoo on Dec. 29, 2017. The baby, who will be named by zookeepers at a later date, and his family can be seen at the Primate House during regular Zoo hours. According to the zoo, colobus infants are born with all white […]

RELEASE: The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis presents Weekend Romance Package for Valentine’s Day

Celebrating its recent inclusion in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards and ongoing accolades as one of the Midwest’s most romantic luxury hotels, The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis has announced an enchanting couple’s package, a February 14 epicurean dining experience, and a month of Saturday romance teas in honor of Valentine’s Day. The hotel’s limited-edition Valentine’s Package is designed for couples seeking an intimate and luxurious luxury getaway on the weekend nights of February 10, […]

Steamed bun shop Bao to open in Clayton this month

There are several Chinese specialty restaurants around St. Louis, but none quite like Bao, a unique new Asian-inspired restaurant scheduled to open in Clayton later this month. The restaurant that focuses on a Chinese staple, baozi (bao for short, also known as steamed buns), will open in the former Coastal Bistro & Bar space at 14 N. Central in Clayton. Bao is independently-owned and is the first of its kind in St. Louis. The restaurant […]