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Thursday, April 7
Blood Pressure Clinic at St. Catherine Retirement Community, 3350 St. Catherine St., at 10:15 a.m. RSVP to 314-838-3877.
Friday, April 8
Tai Chi for Seniors at St. Catherine Retirement Community, 3350 St. Catherine St., at 10 a.m. Free. Reduce stress, strengthen joints and develop balance and coordination. RSVP to 314-838-3877.
As part of the organization’s 39th Annual Leadership Breakfast celebration, North County Incorporated (NCI) will honor several area leaders for making a significant positive impact in North County. The event will be held Friday, May 13, from 7:30-9:30 a.m. at the Marriott St. Louis Airport, 10700 Pear Tree Lane. More than 600 business, civic and community leaders will gather to honor this year’s award recipients.
The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors at the March Board meeting voted to endorse Proposition B, which is on the April 5th ballot in the Chamber-member cities of Bellefontaine Neighbors, Cool Valley and Florissant.
St. Louis Community College (SLCC) at Florissant Valley will host a Career and Networking Fair on Wednesday, March 23, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Center Multipurpose Room. The campus is located at 3400 Pershall Road in Ferguson. Sponsored by Career and Employment Services (CES) at Florissant Valley, the fair offers jobseekers a chance to meet with area employers and learn about full-time and part-time jobs and internships in the community.
Berkeley Expansion Brings 80 New North County Jobs
On Feb. 4, Lafayette Industries North, Inc. broke ground on an expansion to its facility in Berkeley that will add more than 80 new jobs to the area over the next 18 months. The $4.4 million project is being funded by a $2.3 million grant from the Productive Living Board and Lafayette’s “North County Strong” capital campaign to raise $2.1 million. Lafayette’s capital campaign was launched by a $100,000 donation from Emerson, which led to additional individual gifts, as well as a challenge grant by the Mabee Foundation. Combined, the gifts have put the organization halfway toward its overall capital campaign goal.
Arthur Williams Jr. has been named director of marketing for The Valley, 6768 North. Hwy. 67, a Stone Bridge senior living community. Williams has over twelve years of experience in long-term care, including assisted living but primarily in skilled rehabilitation centers.« Previous Entries Next Entries »