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  • The Blender- Upcoming shows in St. Louis with Kevin Johnson

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- Kevin Johnson is here with his weekly segment showcasing upcoming concerts and performances in St. Louis. Shows this weekend in St. Louis: Puscifer, Friday, April 22, Peabody Ron White, Saturday, April 23, Peabody Chris D`elia, Saturday, April 22, the Pageant Bill Maher, Sunday, April 24, Peabody Anthony Hamilton, Angie Stone, Lyfe Jennings, Sunday, April 24, Fox Theatre Upcoming shows: Gwen Stefani, Eve, Aug. 10, Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre New Edition, Babyface, July 21, Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre Fair […]

  • St. Louis Slam women’s football team ready to take on the Chicago Force

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- St. Louis’s first women’s full contact football team, the St. Louis SLAM, will be playing their first game in the state of Illinois tomorrow, April 23. The game will be played at Lindenwood University in Belleville against the Chicago Force. Members of the St. Louis SLAM stopped by the Fox 2 back lot to show Kevin Steincross how they prepare for each game. The team also ran a few plays and gave Kevin the chance to be […]

  • “A Night of Soul Searching” features Coco Soul performance of “I Feel for You” in honor of Prince

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- On Monday, April 25, BB’s Blues Jazz and Soup will host “A Night of Soul Searching”. A Night of Soul Searching will feature performances by artists and musicians. In honor of Prince, who passed away yesterday, Rochelle “Coco Soul” Walker performed the song “I Feel for You” with her band this morning for Kevin Steincross. “I Feel for You” was originally written by Prince, but was made famous by the singer/dancer Chaka Khan. Rolling Stone reported Prince […]

  • 50 dance companies performing in St. Louis April 23 for National Dance Week

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- St. Louis is celebrating National Dance Week with a celebration this Saturday, April 23. The event will take place from noon to 5 p.m. at Grand Center, in the heart of the arts and entertainment district, located at Washington Avenue and Grand Boulevard. Over 50 dance companies will be performing at the event. Companies such as Saint Louis Ballet, Honorary St. Louis Dance Company, The Big Muddy Dance Company, Washington University Dance Company, MADCO, Ashleyliane Dance Company, […]

  • Tips for traveling smarter with Angel Castellanos

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- Join nationally recognized world travel expert Angel Castellanos, as he teaches tips and tricks for making the most of your next adventure. Castellanos will be hosting a “Travel Smart” event at the Passport Luggage store at the St. Louis Galleria tomorrow, April 23 at 2 p.m. Travel Smart is an informative presentation that prepares travelers to save time and money at each step of the journey. Learn how to stay connected on the go anywhere. The event  describes ways to […]

  • Overcoming visual impairment with Delta Gamma’s “Run for Sight”

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- The Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual Impairments helps St. Louis-area children by providing specialized programs and services for children, from birth through high school graduation, as  well as their families. On Sunday, May 1, the Delta Gamma Center will host its 24th annual Run for Sight. The Run for Sight will feature a 5k (3-mile) run, a 2-mile walk and a kids-only “Kids Dash,” all in support of Delta Gamma Center for Children with Visual […]

  • Too much vegetable oil could increase risk of heart disease

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- According to Science World Report, new research suggests that there may be a link between vegetable oil and heart disease – having large amounts of vegetable oil could cause a greater risk of heart disease. Dr. Nishath Quader, Washington University cardiologist at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, is here this morning to help explain if vegetable oil can increase the risk of heart disease. Time reports that the study was led by Christopher Ramsden, a medical investigator at the National Institutes […]

  • eHarmony moving into the job search industry

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- It’s matched more than 2 million married couples. Now, eHarmony wants to help people find jobs that they love. On Friday, the company launched Elevated Careers, which has the lofty goal of matching people to jobs that will fulfill them. eHarmony hasn’t exactly been shy about its plans to apply its algorithms to the job search. The 81-year-old founder and CEO of the dating website, Dr. Neil Warren, has been teasing the idea since 2013. This morning Dr. Steve Carter, […]

  • Raising awareness to bring an end to Sickle Cell disease

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)-Sickle cell disease is the most common genetic blood disease in the country, impacting more than 70,000 people in the U.S., and is a very serious condition. But, there is a large knowledge gap around what the disease is, who`s at risk and what complications and treatments exist. On April 23, a number of patient advocacy groups and local health departments are uniting to educate more than 300 area residents – mostly university students – about the […]

  • St. Louis-based electronic group gets national attention on Billboard charts

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- Serbsican, a St. Louis electronic dance music group, recently released a remix of ‘I Like It’, which has helped the song skyrocket to #2 on the Billboard Dance Charts and #24 on the Billboard Hot Dance Electronic Charts. The song was originally produced by the Grammy-nominated DJ/Producer, Stonebridge, and featured singer/songwriter Elsa Li Jones from Sweden. The two members of Serbsican, Adrija Divac and Emilio Hernandez, stopped by Fox 2 this morning to showcase their hit songs for […]

  • Bloxels app bridges the gap between a child’s imagination and the digital world

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- Happy Up, Inc. in Clayton is hosting a party to celebrate and show off Bloxels, a new app for children. The app allows children to map obstacles on a physical board that can be transferred by a tablet to create a video game. On Saturday, April 16 from 1 – 3 p.m., the local toy store will have the development team from Pixel Press demonstrating the Bloxels builder set and app. This morning, Shawnta Ray and Rick Harmon of Happy […]

  • Teens enter final stage of talent competition for scholarships and other prizes

    ST. LOUIS, MO. (KTVI)- On Saturday, Mar. 5, 39 metro area high school acts competed in the Semi-final round of the 6th Annual St. Louis Teen Talent Competition.  St. Louis performing arts professionals judged the acts and narrowed the field to 22 finalists who will move on to the finals on Saturday, April 23 at 8 p.m. at The Fabulous Fox Theatre. These acts are one step closer to performing on the Fox Stage and winning college scholarships, prizes and performance opportunities. […]