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  • Coming to St. Louis: Elvis Costello and The Imposters, Jason Mraz, and Brian Wilson

    ST. LOUIS –  St. Louis Post Dispatch critic Kevin Johnson has a rundown of upcoming musical performances from artists coming to St. Louis including Elvis Costello and The Imposters, Jason Mraz, and Brian Wilson.    

  • 3rd Annual Apple Pie Eating Contest begins this weekend

    ST. LOUIS – How fast can you eat a slice of pie? What about your pet? Find out at Treats Unleashed’s 3rd annual  Apple Pie Eating Contest for pets Saturday, June 30 from 10:00 am and 12:00 pm at Treats Unleashed.  per pet. The contest will be split up between small, medium and large dogs. Each dog will be timed on how long it takes them to eat a slice of pie. The winner from each category will receive a special […]

  • Reality star discusses the growth of resale

    ST. LOUIS – The growth of resale has been one of the biggest shifts in retail in recent years and it’s not expected to slow down. Retail experts predict it’ll overtake what’s called ‘fast fashion’ in 10-years. Star from the reality show “Resale Royalty” and author of the book “Good, Better, Best” Sue McCarthy was here at FOX 2 to discuss the growth of resale, her life coming from poverty and her new book.      

  • How to stay safe during the 4th of July

    ST. LOUIS – Summertime and the outdoor activities are in abundance. This means plenty of barbecues, parades, and of course fireworks.! Experts say be careful, don’t let children handle fireworks alone and leave lifting the fireworks to the experts. An ophthalmologist from Barnes-Jewish Hospital, Gil Grand,  joined FOX 2 on Friday with tips on how to avoid an accident from ruining your fun.

  • How to make watermelon soup

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Executive Chef Andy Hirstein show you how to make watermelon soup, and display plated dishes showcasing the fruit.    

  • Skincare expert shows which chemical peels will work for you

    ST. LOUIS, MO — Skincare expert Christen Michel shares advice chemical peels.  She discusses which ones people should use. For more advice, visit: christenmichel.com.

  • Special Olympics promotes ‘Inclusion Revolution’ during 50th anniversary

    ST. LOUIS, MO — The Special Olympics is celebrating their 50th anniversary.  They are working to end discrimination against people with mental disabilities.  World champion figure skater Michelle Kwan and Special Olympics athlete Nove Craven discuss the goals of Special Olympics to end discrimination. To join the campaign, visit: www.specialolympics.org.

  • BBB offers advice on signing air-conditioning contracts

    ST. LOUIS, MO — When the heat index reaches the double digits the last thing anyone wants is for the air conditioning to go stop working. When it does, you need a reliable contractor. Better Business Bureau representative Chris Thetford has advice on signing contracts with air-conditioning companies. Visit BBB.org for more information    

  • Sandwich and salad competition sponsors 2018 World Cup

    ST. LOUIS – To promote the 2018 World Cup, founder and owner of Companion Baking, Josh Allen, was here at FOX 2 to discuss a competition between sandwiches and salads. Companion Baking paired up sandwiches and salads with eight of the top soccer teams, and each week customers can cast a vote for their favorite sandwich or salad. Customers can also enter a sweepstakes to win weekly prizes. A limited edition companion 25th anniversary soccer jersey is awarded weekly and […]

  • How to prevent sunburn

    ST. LOUIS – Summer means lots of time outdoors and that can lead to sunburns for adults and kids alike. Dermatologist  Dr. Carrie Coughlin from St. Louis Children`s Hospital was here at FOX 2 to discuss  ways you can protect your child from the dangerous effects of the sun. Ways of preventing sunburn includes applying sunscreen in unexpected areas,  applying sunscreen 20 to 30 minutes before heading outdoors, wearing tight weave clothes and wearing sunglasses and a hat.

  • How to make the perfect bbq ribs

    ST. LOUIS – Weber Grill Academy chef, Keith Brockman, was here at FOX 2 to show us how to make the perfect ribs and how to grill kabobs for meat lovers and vegetarians. For more information, visit www.webergrillrestaurant.com.    

  • A Capitol Fourth brings recognition to the nation’s 242nd birthday

    ST. LOUIS – The annual music and fireworks extravaganza, “A Capitol Fourth”, begins July 4. The concert will air in the St. Louis Area on PBS at 7:00 p.m and 8:30 p.m. The 38th annual concert pays tribute to the nation’s 242nd birthday. The concert will feature the Beach Boys, Jimmy Buffet and Broadway cast of Escape to Margaritaville, Pentatonix, the Temptations, Luke Combs, Lauren Alaina, Cece Winans, Joshua Bell, Renee Fleming and the National Symphony Orchestra. The extravaganza will […]