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‘Sanctuary Restaurants’ Movement Launches To Promote Hate- And Discrimination-Free Workplaces

ROC United, Presente.org, COLORS Restaurants, and Other Restaurants Announce the Sanctuary Restaurants Movement To Resist Hate And Harassment In Restaurant Industry A joint project of ROC United and Presente.org, with participation by COLORS Restaurants and dozens of others around the nation, the Sanctuary Restaurants movement offers support and resources to restaurant workers, employers and consumers impacted […]

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Airlines’ Methods for Flight Disruption Compensation Payouts Hurting Profitability

Intelenet® Global Services introduces iCAN™  to reduce payment processing costs and improve customer satisfaction.  Flight cancelations and delays continue to be a major issue for both airline carriers and their customers.  According to a report issued by U.S. Department of Transportation, airlines canceled 1.7 percent of their scheduled flights in December 2015, up 0.3 percent from […]

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2017 Legislative Session Begins With Four Pre-Filed Anti-LGBT Bills

Jefferson City — Missouri’s legislative session begins today. Four blatantly anti-LGBT bills have been pre-filed in December. The language of the two anti-transgender bills include restricting public restroom or school restroom use by transgender individuals. These bills are SB 98 (Sen. Emery) and HB 202 (Rep. Pogue). Similar versions of these same bills were filed […]

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Regional Arts Commission Announces 2016 Place-Based Community Arts Training Institute Fellows

The Regional Arts Commission (RAC), the region’s largest annual funder of the arts dedicated to the cultivation, promotion, and fostering of cultural programming in the St. Louis area, is pleased to announce the graduation of 15 Fellows from its 4th Place-Based Community Arts Training (CAT) Institute held August-October 2016. Now in its 19th year, the […]

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Operation Food Search Moves To New Headquarters

Operation Food Search (OFS), a hunger relief organization that provides food to the area’s hungry, opened the doors to its new home just in time for the holidays. OFS recently moved to its new 67,000-square-foot headquarters located at 1644 Lotsie Blvd. in Overland, Mo.  The agency was previously located in a 25,000-square-foot building at 6282 […]

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GLSEN Applauds President Obama’s Appointments to the United States Commission on Civil Rights

GLSEN’s Executive Director, Eliza Byard, thanked President Obama for appointing Catherine Lhamon, Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Education, and Debo Adegbile of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, LLP, and previously with the United States Senate Judiciary Committee and NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund, Inc., to the U.S. Commission […]

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The Muny Announces 2017 Season Creative Teams

The Muny announced today the directors, choreographers and music directors for The Muny’s 2017 Season, which opens on June 12 with Jesus Christ Superstar. “Our 2017 season feels so electric,” said Muny Artistic Director and Executive Producer Mike Isaacson. “Each of these teams is set to create productions that will leap from the stage into […]

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Weather Icon Cindy Preszler Launches Comeback

St. Louis, MO – Former KSDK-TV Chief Meteorologist Cindy Preszler will launch WeatherSTL, a website devoted to weather in the St. Louis metro area on Saturday, December 17th. WeatherSTL will provide local daily and extended forecasts, current conditions, radar with severe weather watches and warnings, explanations of weather events, viewer photo contests, videos, and special […]

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