Cori Bush Speaks about Michael Brown at City Hall

Cori Bush did a speech about Michael Brown at the steps of St. Louis City Hall on June 7, 2020. I uploaded this in honor of Michael Brown who was unjustly killed on August 9, 2014, by Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson. The video contains Cori’s speech on June 7 with footage of Michael Brown’s …

Protesters March against Police Brutality in St. Charles, MO

At least 2000 protesters marched down Main Street in St. Charles yesterday in memory of George Floyd who was killed by Minneapolis police. The protesters yelled in perfect cadence with popular phrases like: “Black Live Matter,” “Hands Up, Don’t Shoot,” “No Justice, No Peace.” St. Charles police contacted March organizer James Jones so they could march …

The Pageant in Delmar Loop gets sign makeover while Live Streaming Free Concerts

The Pageant concert venue in The Delmar Loop is getting new letters on the outside sign while live streaming free concerts during the Pandemic. The Pageant along with other venues in the area have been closed since mid March and are patiently waiting to mark an official opening date. The next show on the calendar …

Salt & Smoke opens sidewalk dining on The Delmar Loop

Salt & Smoke restaurant opened its sidewalk dining once again for hungry customers on The Delmar Loop. All four locations opened the outside dining areas on May 29 and people are loving it. It’s good to see The Loop come back to life with restaurants starting to open. I wanted to say thank you to …

Thousands visit Drive Through Food Pantry presented by Urban League St. Louis

The Urban League of Metropolitan Saint Louis presented its 8th Drive Through Food Pantry that served approximately 3000 families today behind the Victor Roberts Building at the North St. Louis Community Empowerment Center at 1330 Aubert. The Urban League has been doing the food drive every week so follow them on Facebook so you don’t miss …

Saint Louis Fashion Fund Party Photos

These Saint Louis Fashion Fund party photos are all from pre-pandemic events which were highly successful. From fashion competitions to famous names like Karlie Kloss, SLFF attracts and supports everything that has to do with local fashion and manufacturing which benefits us all. Susan Sherman, one of the co-founders of SLFF, is our Anna Wintour …

Fashion retail in St. Louis fighting debt during COVID-19

Written by Lisa Shackelford, May 6, 2020 from MetrowireMedia.com Fashion retailer J. Crew Group Inc., along with subsidiary, Madewell, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection this week in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis. In an agreement with its lenders, J. Crew will restructure its debt to convert $1.65 billion of debt into equity and …

Social Distancing practiced in St. Louis

Social Distancing is being practiced at Costco and other places in St. Louis. People have started to protest in across the nation saying the stay-at-home order is unconstitutional. 1. Stay at least 6 feet from everyone.2. Wear some kind of mask.3. Stay away from large groups. source: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/social-distancing.html

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Raises Funds to Fight Gun Violence, a Few Days Later the World Shut Down!

It was a little over a year ago when Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Gamma Omega Chapter of St. Louis featured Phirst Experience Fashion Show in The Carmel Room. It was a fund-raising event in March of 2020 to help fight gun violence in St. Louis. A few days later, the world shut down. Now …

Chi Anderson Owns Catwalk at Phirst Fashion Show by AKA Gamma Omega Chapter

Coach Chi’ Anderson was simply amazing and owned the catwalk at the Phirst Fashion Show hosted by the Gamma Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. Anderson is one of the best when it comes to coaching people how to walk elegantly on the runway and at this fashion soiree she showed us how …