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Hometown Business Profiles
With more and more small pharmacies being bought out by big chains, Greentree Pharmacy in Kirkwood is bucking the trend. Paul Hueseman, Pharm.D., opened the independently-owned business in November 2012 in the heart of downtown Kirkwood.
Ageless Rug Treasures has been selling hand-knotted rugs in Webster Groves since 1997. Owner Matthew Bay runs the business, along with his mother, Marynell, and his wife, Lulu.
Sugar Magnolia Boutique, Webster Groves' specialty lingerie and bra shop, features custom-fit bras and offers loungewear, intimates, bridal, burlesque and maternity lingerie, as well as hosiery, jewelry, soaps and candles.
Three generations of Lineks have been running Linek Plumbing Co. since 1916. The business, founded by Frank and Henry Linek, was known in the early years as Linek Brothers Plumbing Co.
What's hot in the world of home design and remodeling today, and what classic looks will stand the test of time? Riggs Construction & Design has the answers! Since 1959, Riggs has helped homeowners in Kirkwood and Webster update their homes by incorporating the features and components needed by today's families, and creating floor plans to maximize function and flow.
The owner of the Best Home Furnishings showroom in South Towne Square not only takes pride in his business, he takes pride in his country. Carl Boyer, owner and manager of the store since 2007, said customers appreciate the fact that the store's products are "American-made by Americans in America.
Webster Eye Care is looking forward to the return of Lesa Klein, O.D., to the optometric practice. It began in 1992 when Gail Doell, O.D. and Harvey Mack, O.
Kirkwood Plumbing is celebrating more than 25 years of proudly serving Kirkwood and the surrounding area. Since starting their business at the rolltop desk in the basement at their Kirkwood home, Paul and Debbie Schaefer have grown Kirkwood Plumbing into a full-service plumbing company with licensed plumbers providing 24-hour emergency repair service, new construction and sewer lateral services throughout the St.
Tom and Judy Honigfort recently celebrated their second anniversary as owners of Great Harvest Bread Co. The couple opened the bakery in May 2011 and have been carrying on the commitment to baking handcrafted, fresh whole grain breads and sweets, as well as cookies, scones, muffins and bars.
"At the suggestion of my uncle, Mr. Gus Lamar, former resident and teacher at Webster Groves High School, we started our practice in Webster Groves. We have now served the community for the last 29 years in the same location, making us the oldest established chiropractic practice in the area," said Dr.
Whether shopping for a single window treatment, redecorating an entire house or seeking the solution to a complex design challenge, Show Me Blinds & Shutters in Kirkwood, a gallery store for the Hunter-Douglas brand, can help.
When was the last time you had your windows washed or your gutters cleaned? Why not let the professionals at M&P Window Washing and Gutter Cleaning, Inc.
Remodeling is a big decision for most homeowners. The folks at Thompson Price rely on a proven process of matching customers' needs to design options, providing key checkpoints in the project, minimum disruption to customers' lives and, most importantly, professional service.
All Air Systems Heating & Cooling has been providing heating and cooling service and installation to the community since 1982. "The original owner of the business saw a need for providing services and literally started the business out of the trunk of his car," said Mark Jackson, who acquired All Air in 2004 with his wife, Judy.
Michael A. Scott's American Family Insurance agency really is all in the family. Scott, who has owned the agency since 1981, followed in the footsteps of his father and brothers, who were agents with different companies.
American Visions Contemporary Crafts, celebrating its second anniversary in its new Warson Woods location, continues to be warmly welcomed by its new Warson Woods and Glendale neighbors.
Milagro Modern Mexican: An Authentic Taste Of Mexico In Webster Groves Adam and Jason Tilford spent two years looking for just the right Webster Groves location to open their full-service Mexican restaurant.
Watson Pointe Dental is celebrating 102 years in practice, continuing the family traditions started three generations ago. Dr. Vincent Grimaud, opened the practice in 1911 and was joined by his son, Dr.
With two locations, Reineke Decorating Centers Inc. strives to give its customers the best products and advice to get their projects finished right! Reineke sells color, specializing in decorating techniques and selling paint, wallcovering and related items.
Webster Groves Complete Auto Repair has been located in Webster Groves since 1996. Jerry Pfitzinger and his son, Scott, began their auto repair business in 1982 in Valley Park under the name of Jerry and Son.
For David Fitzgerald, the opening in September 2010 of FASTOW, LLC, a towing and road service company, was the fulfillment of a lifelong dream. "After working in the automotive industry for more than 20 years, I decided it was time to take the chance and pursue my lifetime goal and dream of owning my own tow truck company," said Fitzgerald.
Does an elder family member or friend need a little help to stay in their home? You can place your trust in Martha's Hands. Our nurse care manager will visit with the client and their family to customize care.
All About Cleaning is a locally owned and operated professional cleaning company. Founded in 1975 by Marci Soto, All About Cleaning, is now operated by Marci's daughter, Lisa O'Brien.
More than 26 years ago, Kit Whittington was the primary caregiver for her grandmother, who had been diagnosed with cancer. Whittington was the only family member available to assist with her care.
The Family Dental Practice of Matthew F. Strohmeyer D.D.S. has grown since its April 2006 opening in Brentwood. Dr. Strohmeyer offers comprehensive oral health care, including cosmetic procedures and patient education.
Kuhn Construction Co. Inc. has been under the reigns of Rick Kuhn for 34 years now, and his personal passions have helped shape his company. "As a teenager I did mission work through an organization called OFA with St.
Red LaMore Auto Body Co. is not only a family business, it's a family legacy celebrating 75 years in business. Loren "Red" LaMore and his wife, Esther, set up shop July 13, 1938, and moved across the street to the present location in Webster Groves two years later.
The Medicine Shoppe Pharmacy(R) in Affton has been family owned and operated since 1977. Current owners, Tom and Lynn Schmittgens, acquired the business in 1998.
Do you want Quality, Consistency and Loyalty? Dick Russell (Owner)... 22 years Rich Ray (Owner)... 22 years Kevin Kilpatrick (Siding & Window President).
For over 35 years, Bachmann Construction has defined fine living in everything we do. Whether it's building a luxurious home addition or performing a meticulous repair, quality is job number one.
The Milford family has been helping customers with kitchen and bath design since 1969. Tim Milford and his wife, Rita, the second generation, now run Milford Kitchen and Bath at its Fenton showroom.
Common Cents Rental Inc. has been in business for four years, specializing in rental, sales and repair of lawn equipment.
Thanks to Our Town Route 66, newcomers to the area are greeted with the modern equivalent of the welcome wagon: a packet in the mail filled with gift certificates from businesses in their new hometown.
Dave Haring began taking an interest in plants when he was 15 years old. At 19, he started Sundown Landscape Contracting while studying horticulture in college.