The Insider: 1.20.21
new digs | An StL style institution is on the move. Saint Louis Fashion Fund’s new headquarters will be in the Grand Center Arts District at 3333 Washington Ave. The new, 1,000-square-foot space is set to open this summer.
Armando Pasetti, chief emeritus officer of Volpi Foods and master salumiere, passed away last month at age 96. Serving as leader of the fourth-generation family-owned business from 1958 to 2002, he grew the local company into a household name.
Looking for Valentine’s Day ideas? Saint Louis Ballet is presenting a collection of performances that embody the spirit of the holiday. LOVE (and ballet) in the time of Corona will begin streaming Feb. 13. Visit stlouisballet.org for more information.
for our furry friends
Schlafly Beer is teaming up with the Animal Protective Association and The Watering Hole canine community for a pet toy drive. Through Feb. 12, you can trade in new dog and cat toys at all three organizations for a coupon for 20% off food and drink at Schlafly brewpubs. The best part? If you turn in your donation at one of the brewpubs, you’ll also receive a free can of Schlafly’s Uncaged Ale.
Congratulations to a member of the T&S family! The Velvet Hammer columnist Joan Berkman has been named the new president of the St. Louis Press Club.