In the Know: 5.22.19
st. louis walk of fame
Another star has been added to the landmark in The Loop, this one honoring the Isley Brothers. The influential musical group has appeared on the Billboard charts for seven consecutive decades, starting in 1959 with its hit “Shout.”
bistate women’s orthodontic network
The organization gave kids in Missouri and Illinois something to smile about by donating more than $400,000 in orthodontic care. In partnership with the nonprofit Smiles Change Lives, local orthodontists held an open house at Junction Orthodontics in Kirkwood.
Medical staff honored Dr. Nancy Bartlett and Dr. Steven Strasberg with Lifetime Achievement Awards, which recognize physicians who have given distinguished service to the hospital for 25 years or more. Bartlett is a Washington University professor of medical oncology, and Strasberg is a Washington University professor of general surgery.
To help those in need, the store is launching the new Sweet Dreams St. Louis program. For every bed or mattress sold, the store will donate a mattress and frame to Home Sweet Home, a nonprofit that provides household furnishings to people transitioning out of homelessness.