Ladue News Feature Stories

Game Changer

John Coveyou had always been fascinated by hobby board games. Growing up, he spent much of his free time playing Dungeons & Dragons, Monopoly, Sorry!, The Game of Life and the like – anything that he could get his hands on. What started as an early enthusiasm morphed into a real passion. As he got… Continue reading Game Changer

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Buy a Bargain, Build a House

For decades, St. Louisans have had an incredibly resourceful place to both donate and purchase building and remodeling supplies, along with home décor. Habitat for Humanity Saint Louis’ ReStore has two locations in the metro area, both well-stocked with products that help generate funds to support its own mission to build houses. The first ReStore… Continue reading Buy a Bargain, Build a House

Happily Ever After Stories

Happily Ever After: Andy and the Delmar Gardens of Chesterfield Family

Once upon a time, Andy the shepherd mix lived in the U.S. Virgin Islands’ St. Thomas as an emotional support dog. When multiple hurricanes hit the Virgin Islands in the latter part of 2017, her owner could no longer care for the pup. Andy was picked up by Love for Love City, a rescue organization… Continue reading Happily Ever After: Andy and the Delmar Gardens of Chesterfield Family

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Remediation With a Leash

Dogs have a unique ability to comfort and heal in a way that most other animals can’t. Nicole Lanahan knows this. She’s been a dog trainer for 20 years and seen firsthand the effect four-legged friends can have on the people around them. For the last two decades, Lanahan has trained service dogs, police dogs… Continue reading Remediation With a Leash

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Helping the Community Rise

For more than 20 years, Rise has worked to revitalize communities and neighborhoods across the St. Louis region, partnering with nonprofits, financial institutions and government entities to bring change. Since its creation in 1989, the organization has helped develop more than 5,000 homes and 100,000 square feet of commercial space, helping communities as a consultant,… Continue reading Helping the Community Rise