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The Insider: 12.2.20

going to the dogs | The Humane Society of Missouri has been awarded custody of 55 dogs rescued from a substandard breeder. The pups are currently undergoing treatment at the nonprofit’s headquarters and then will be available for adoption.

Congratulations are in order for indo and Balkan Treat Box! They made it on Esquire’s annual list of the best new restaurants in the country. Out of 23 eateries, indo was ranked sixth, and Balkan Treat Box came in at 16.

You’re in for a Dickens of a good time at The Fabulous Fox Theatre’s holiday tours. Inspired by A Christmas Carol, the event includes characters from the holiday classic while also offering guests backstage access and insight into the theater’s history.

Doorways has broken ground on a $22 million development in North St. Louis. The first phase of the project includes a 50-unit apartment complex, a client service center and the homelessness nonprofit’s administrative offices.

St. Louisans didn’t let a pandemic stop them from stepping up in the fight against cancer. More than 3,500 adults and children participated in this year’s Pedal the Cause, raising more than $3 million for research at Siteman Cancer Center and Siteman Kids at St. Louis Children’s Hospital.