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  • Goodwill gifts on a budget

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Everyone loves to save money, and since Christmas is around the corner and if you especially are on a holiday budget, the Goodwill is a great option. They have many to pick from and what better way to say ‘Merry Christmas’n with Goodwill gifts. Joining the studio is Latrice Clayborne, District Manager for Mers/Goodwill.

  • How to store your holiday food away right

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – The holiday season is here and many of us love to store away the delicious leftovers, well those leftovers could potentially harm you if they aren’t stored correctly. Julie Weber, Director of The Missouri Poison Center is live in the studio talking about possible food poisonings and giving safety tips on how to store food properly. For more information visit http://missouripoisoncenter.org/

  • Kendrick’s holiday dishes are screaming bacon

    ST. LOUIS (KPLR) – Steve Weinmann of Kenrick`s Meats & Catering stopped by the studio to teach us all how to avoid overcooking the holiday ham by simply adding a glaze to the ham from preventing a overcooked ham. He also has ways of incorporating everyone’s favorite ingredient, bacon. For more information visit kendricks.com 

  • Scott Mosby explains how to manage your storage

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- Do you often find yourself tight on space or you just can’t keep your belongings contained? Scott Mosby is here to help. He has tips to create more storage space, and how the college students can stay organized, without mom being around. Also, if you’re feeling the holiday spirit and want to give back, Mosby Building Arts are helping community children with their 2nd annual toy drive, “Stuff The Truck,” benefiting St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Saturday, December […]

  • Decorating for the holiday season with Home Depot

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- The holiday season is here and Home Depot is a great affordable option for decor to make decorating easier indoor and out. Joining the studio is Ryan Meahl, assistant store manager for the Home Depot, teaching how to easily decorate your home to impress your guests.

  • C3 Fitness: getting those abs in shape around Thanksgiving

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- It’s Tuesday and Cason from C3 Fitness joined us in the gym with some workout tips and killer workouts. Today he showed John Fuller how to get the desired six pack abs around Thanksgiving season. For more information visit c3fitness.net

  • Operation SPOT and their HOT neuter program

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- Liz Rudder, Executive Director of Operation SPOT stops by with her gang and the  Operation SPOT`s  Sweat-4-Pets Waggin mobile.They have an upcoming event and all proceeds go to support their low-cost spay/neuter programs for dogs and cats. They have done 39,000 spays and neuters in the community. Fore more information visit www.opspot.org

  • Let it snow – Animals!

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- Marion Nichols, author of “100 Amazing Paper Animal Snowflakes: A Magical Menagerie or Kirigami Templates to Copy, Fold and Cut”  is having a book signing event with music, food, balloons and, of course, paper animal snowflakes! But this afternoon she joins us in the Kitchen demonstrating this popular form of paper-cutting.

  • “The Champions” get a victory on the big screen

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR)- Ledy Vankavage, Senior Legislative Attorney for Best Friends Animal Society joins the studio. BFAS were the group responsible for rescuing 22 of Michael Vick’s dogs. We’ve got a clip from the documentary “The Champions,” it follows six of the dogs rescued from Michael Vick’s property. The NFL football player spent prison time for running an illegal dog-fighting ring. When: Sunday, November 8th Time: 12:15PM Where: Tivoli Theatre  

  • Getting your finances together before 2016

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – We are nearly midway through 4th quarter and everybody is thinking about getting their financial house in order before end of the year. Mike Foster of Central Trust of St. Louis joins the studio to talk about those heavy 401 k questions, investments and tax write-offs.  

  • Celebrate Veterans Day by handling equipment in VA hospitals

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Bill Wallace, Executive Director of U.S.VETS St. Louis and Charlie Felker, Veteran, stop by the studio to discuss upcoming Veterans Day, Wednesday, November 11. Veterans are teaming up to help fellow veterans in VA hospitals and homes. The equipment needed by veterans is growing and  there is a need to replace safe patient handling equipment. For more information visit PrismPatriot.org    

  • Cooking for a cause with Randy Grim

    ST. LOUIS, MO (KPLR) – Back by popular demand! A new cookbook that benefits homeless animals. Author Randy Grim joins the studio cooking for a cause. He’s dishing on the new cookbook and making delicious dog treats out of ice cream. ‘Recipes to the Rescue 2’ is available for purchase for $24.95 at www.strayrescue.org, at the shelter located at 2320 Pine St. downtown, and at other select outlets in St. Louis. The original edition of the cookbook is also available for […]