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  • MERS Goodwill gearing up for recycling and donation drives

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – This Earth Day, Goodwill will be doing even more good in their surrounding communities. They are teaming up with The St. Louis Cardinals, Boy Scouts of America, Greater St. Louis Area Council and Ikea to host multiple donation and recycling drives. During these drives, they’ll be accepting donations including electronics, food, clothes, shoes, and house ware, along with many other items. The donation and recycling events will be held this Friday and Saturday. For details on […]

  • The Personal Gift Basket Company has great gift ideas

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Lisa Padden, the owner of The Personal Gift Basket Company, visits KPLR 11 News at Noon to show us some of her great creations. Administrative Assistant Day is Wednesday, April 26th and she has great basket ideas to share with you to gift to whoever helps you keep you place of business a float everyday. Also, you can customize the perfect personalized basket for that special someone just in time for Mothers Day, Father’s Day and even […]

  • Spring fashions that may tickle your fancy

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Spring has officially sprung for 2017. Make sure your wardrobe is ready. Here are some nice, fresh picks to try out this season!

  • Married duo Epic 92 balances love, music

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Xanthe and K-Tabbs Blink are celebrating 20 years of music and love. The couple stopped by the KPLR 11 studio with tips on maintaining a loving and successful partnership and how music has helped them to do so.

  • Two men found shot to death at East St. Louis beauty salon

    EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KPLR) – Authorities say the deadly shooting happened around 6 p.m. Saturday night. The beauty salon is located at  the intersection of 9th Street and St. Louis Avenue. Police initially responded to a call for a man down. When officers arrived on the scene, they found the bodies of two men shot to death . The  St. Clair County Coroner’s Office identified the victims as 21-year-old Andre Chatman of St. Louis and 39-year-old Wilbur Hall of East. St. Louis. […]

  • Ferguson church minister to have book signing for his novel, “Holding Up Your Corner”

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – The shooting death of Michael Brown, caused by a police officer, rocked the city of Ferguson back in 2014. F. Willis Johnson, the senior minister at Wellspring Church, has since written a book entitled “Holding Up Your Corner” and will be hosting a book signing this Tuesday at 7 p.m. He visits KPLR 11 News at Noon to give us a little insight as to what the book will highlight and share his thoughts surrounding the death of […]

  • Toys ‘R’ Us’ ‘President of Play’ teaches you how to build the perfect Easter Basket

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – “The President of Play” is the title 11-year-old Ariana Gentry holds for Toys’R’Us. She’s the perfect candidate to help you build the ultimate Easter basket. Ariana is here with Toys ‘R’ Us manager John Paszkiewicz to show off some of the coolest Easter baskets, with themes that are various enough to suit every kid, whatever their age may be. With these helpful tips, your basket is sure to stand out from the rest at the April 9 […]

  • Bravo! Cucina Italiana has special deal for National Ravioli Day

    ST.LOUIS (KPLR) – Get your tummy and taste buds ready for National Ravioli Day! General Manager of the West County Center, Lydia Gwen, is here to share with us the delectable ravioli dishes from their menu that you could order to celebrate today. While you’re there, you can participate in their special deal for the holiday as well–buy one take one home. This deal is only good for today, so make sure you don’t miss it.

  • Tickle My Fancy Foods has flavor-packed pickles

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Tickle My Fancy Foods is an original company based in St. Louis, their specialty being condiments. In addition to serving up tasty condiments, they are also pickle connoisseurs, as they currently have four different flavors which are available at major grocery stores including Dierbergs. However, Tickle My Fancy Foods are available to us today in the KPLR kitchen while they give viewers at home an exclusive look and the details on what makes their food so notable.

  • The Haven House HopeFest Gala to have cupcakes for a cause

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – The time has come again for the Haven House Cique De HopeFest Gala. McAurthr’s Bakery has donated 150 cupcakes and sold numbered cakes for $100 each and this year is no different. During the dinner, contestants will have their raffle tickets drawn. The person whose number was drawn will then select a valuable auction item to call their own. Bakers from McArthur’s are here to show you how to create your own beautiful decorations inspired by cupcakes they’ve […]

  • Create the perfect gifts for the ones you love with a personal gift basket

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – It can’t get any more personal and thoughtful than a gift basket designed with you in mind. Gifts are made unforgettable with The Personal Gift Basket Company–an international, luxury gift basket business. Founder and CEO, Lisa Paden, has always enjoyed and has had a knack for creating specialized gifts. Therefore, she decided to use her talents to start hew own small business and put her skills to use for people all over the world. Her company enables customers […]

  • Puppy Grams available for Valentine’s Day

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – How would you like to brighten someone’s Valentine’s Day by sending an adorable puppy to visit them? Sending a Puppy Gram is a new and great way to show someone that you are thinking of them. Via Gateway Pet Guardians, for the cost of $100, a puppy will deliver flowers to your friend or loved one and they can even stay to play for 15-30 minutes. Teddy Bears are nice, but a cuddly buddy that’s also cute […]