Ladue News Feature Stories

Architects of Tomorrow – The Alberti Program

The next generation of St. Louis’ architects and designers is getting an early start on their skills. They’re building their futures, literally, through the Alberti Program, a problem-solving workshop that combines architecture, sustainable design, and creative and critical thinking. The program is geared toward students in fourth through ninth grade in St. Louis Public Schools… Continue reading Architects of Tomorrow – The Alberti Program

Happily Ever After Stories

Happily Ever After: Billy, Bob and the Krusie Family

Once upon a time, Claire Krusie went into PetSmart for a gecko and came out with a dog. About 12 years ago, Krusie left the store with Billy, a tiny 8-pound puppy that she “just couldn’t leave without.” She was able to adopt Billy through PetSmart because Open Door Animal Sanctuary sometimes hosts adoption events… Continue reading Happily Ever After: Billy, Bob and the Krusie Family