A virtual who's who of Media and tech moguls gather in Sun Valley, Idaho to attend investment bank Allen & Co.'s annual conference. It features several panels aimed at bringing the captains of industry up to speed on current events across the globe.
Album ID: 1502002
Photos by Wire Services
New tenant opens at Mascoutah's MidAmerica Airport
Through cooperation with the St. Clair County Board, North Bay Produce of Traverse City, Michigan, opened up a a $5.7 million, 36,000 square-foot refrigerated warehouse at MidAmerica Airport as a shipping lane for produce from the Americas getting to Asia. Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn attended.
So far, Missouri pecan farmer and Blue Owl restaurant not affected by pecan shortage
Local pecan farmer Vernon Spaunhorst of Heritage Family Tree Farms and the popular Blue Owl Restaurant, which uses pecans in many of their desserts are largely unaffected by a national pecan shortage. A drought in prime pecan-growing areas this year, coupled with a huge surge in demand for pecans from China, has forced prices upward, and some pecan-dependent companies are scrambling for nuts as the holiday season approaches.
Album ID: 1360370
Photos by Laurie Skrivan
McDonnell's Market closes its doors
Kirkwood Mayor Art McDonnell is closing his store, McDonnell's Market, for good after he liquidates all of the remaining inventory.
Album ID: 1342358
Photos by Johnny Andrews
Nordstrom Grand Opening Gala
Nordstrom held an opening gala Wednesday night at the Saint Louis Galleria in Richmond Heights benefiting local organizations. Participants enjoyed cocktails, dinner, dessert and private shopping before the September 23rd public opening.
Album ID: 1327455
Photos by Sid Hastings
U.S. Rep. William Lacy Clay hosts his annual job fair at Harris-Stowe
Harris-Stowe's Emerson Performance Center was abuzz with thousands of job seekers as the annual career fair of Rep. William Lacy Clay kicked off.