After serving almost seven years in the military, education became a protective, safe space for this Midwestern veteran.
She went from high school straight to the work force, and discovered her passion for sustainability in a degree program years later.
“I enjoy solving problems—getting a picture from a designer and figuring out how to make that happen in three dimensions, in real life. It’s a complicated puzzle to put together every night,” [...]
On Southwest Boulevard in Kansas City’s Crossroads Arts District stands Finefolk, a contemporary women’s designer boutique started by Leslie Fraley.
Great-tasting beer is the culmination of hard work and labor of love, and in the case of St. Louis' Urban Chestnut Brewing Company (UCBC), diligently sourced German hops.
"From Blanche in 'A Streetcar Named Desire' to Maggie in 'Cat on a Hot Tin Roof' to Amanda in 'The Glass Menagerie,' Tennessee Williams' female characters are tremendously full of life: its joys, [...]