business

Sweet Dreams

La Patisserie Chouquette co-owner and executive pastry chef Simone Faure has become the maven of macarons in St. Louis.

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baker

Masters of Light

Just as their great-great grandfather did, Aaron Frei and his siblings are coloring St. Louis with hand-crafted stained glass.

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Culture
Emil Frei

Innovation Destination

OPO Startups founder Randy Schilling boosts Main Street St. Charles by connecting local tech, retail and service communities.

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Randy Schilling

Niche of Time

John Clark and Masterclock keep the world in sync.

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Masterclock CEO John Clark examines a time-keeping device.

Game On

With dozens of studios, courses and events, St. Louis is becoming the nation’s next video game development hot spot.

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Graphite Lab employees

Food for Thought

The Chicago Tribune is impressed with the St. Louis dining scene, but there’s plenty more for the newspaper to discover.

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Culture
Qui Tran from Nudo House

Worldwide Pride

Julio Zegarra-Ballon’s colorful fair trade merchandise supports artisans around the globe with a living wage.

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Zee Bee Market owner Julio Zegarra-Ballon has storefronts on South Grand and in Maplewood.