Tuesday is “Imo’s Day” in St. Louis

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(KTVI) - St. Louis City and County are both celebrating "The Square Beyond Compare."

Mayor Francis Slay and County Executive Charlie Dooley are declaring Tuesday, "Imo's Day". They'll make the presentation at the pizza chain's franchise meeting. Ed and Marge Imo will also be there. They opened up their first pizza parlor in 1964 at Thurman and Shaw. There are now 92 locations.

TV host Jimmy Kimmel bashed its distinctive Provel cheese but actors Jon Hamm and Jennifer Garner defended it.

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