November, 2012

Holidays in Maplewood

Paramount Jewelers: has specials in every department. They will also have $10 off repairs over $50 & $20 off repairs over $100. They also remind you to show your Chamber Advantage card for a 10% discount any time.

Terri Langerak: will be playing the harp at several locations throughout December including at the Maplewood Public Library on December 17th. She also has her Christmas CD “Midwinter’s Canon” available to purchase online (or if you’re a Maplewood retailer and would like to sell her CD at no-risk email her here.)

December performance schedule:
12/15  Whole Foods Grocery in Brentwood, 12 – 3pm
12/16 Schnucks Grocery @ Richmond Heights Center, 11 – 3pm
12/17 Maplewood Public Library Free Christmas Concert, 6:30 – 7:30 pm

12/22 Schnucks Grocery @ Richmond Heights Center, 12 – 4pm

Saint Louis Cellars: bubbles Class Wednesday, December 5th 5:30-7:00 p.m. Has a class that will teach you everything you need to know about sparkling wines from Champagne to Moscoato to Prosecco and Cavas. Space is limited price is $35 ($25 for wine club members) Call 880-9000 to reserve your seat.

For those who are looking for an inexpensive gift to give, my Christmas CD, “Midwinter’s Canon” is available on my website,, and I give special pricing for purchase of multiple copies. It’s 60 minutes of uniquely arranged medleys of Christmas music on Harp (no vocals), designed to be soothing and uplifting. For Maplewood retailers, I’ll even deliver the CDs myself! And if any of the shops in Maplewood would like to offer my CDs, I have a special no-risk wholesale deal, just for them. They can contact my at 314-435-3891 or

Maplewood LibrarySpend some time at the Maplewood Library celebrating the holidays learning of different cultures and celebrating different customs. Click here to see the libraries December events.

Madosky Chiropractic & Acupuncture: will be sponsoring their 16th annual food drive. For the entire month of December drop off any non-perishable food items at the Madosky Chiropractic and Acupuncture Center at 2175 South Big Bend Boulevard. For every item donated Dr. Madosky will match it one to one!

Cheryl’s Herbs: is hosting a healing night on Thursday, December 13th 2012 from 7-9 p.m. Cheryl will lead a discussion on the importance of nutrition and the use of herbs and essential oils to de-stress and protect health.

School of Metaphysics: will be celebrating New Earth Arising on December 21st & December 22nd in their Windyville, MO peace dome. The day will be filled with meditation and contemplation to celebrate the end of the Mayan Calendar’s 5,000 year cycle and to welcome in a new age.

Abbie Takes Pictures: will be hosting an open house on Friday, December 14th from 7-11p.m. There will be drinks, appetizers, and a photo booth!

American Legion Post 103: is hosting a Christmas Party on Friday, December 14th. The party starts at 7 p.m.. Bring a dish or dessert & join them to celebrate the holiday season. Drink specials, bucket specials, and a bike raffle. The American Legion Post also has a special firearms raffle to benefit local veteran support, district emergency service officer funds, and veteran employment internships. Call 314-647-1272 for tickets.

Barb Summers Real Estate: is hosting a Winter Coat Drive from December 3rd- 14th. Bring your coats to 1530 S. Big Bend Blvd. Each coat donation will enter you into a drawing for a $50 gift card to The Post Sports Bar & Grill.

November, 2012

The Hermann London Real Estate Group

Business name: The Hermann London Real Estate Group

How many employees do you have?

We have about 30 Realtors.

How long have you been in business and how long have you been in Maplewood?

We have been in business for 5 years, and in Maplewood for 4.

How is the real estate market looking?

I’ve been impressed by how its improving.  Homes are selling.  Our Property Management division is doing well too because leasing is on fire right now

What is the biggest thing happening for your business right now?

We have just had a few great new agents join us, and I am excited by all of the fresh ideas, perspectives, and experience that they are bringing to us.

Is there any particular business or professional accomplishment that you are most proud of?

We really enjoy doing the 5K for Maplewood. Its so rewarding seeing all the people here in costumes, and its great seeing how much the charities appreciate our support.

What are some of your favorite places to go/ things to do in Maplewood?

We go to The Post a lot.  We love Saratoga.  We also really enjoy going to the great events that our Chamber puts on.

Is there anything else that you would like to share?

We want more of our businesses and residents to get behind our 5K, we bring hundreds of people to Maplewood.  Come, open your business, get involved, etc.

The Hermann London Group will be participating in the Maplewood Christmas Tree Walk on December 7th, 2012. They will be having an open house with free cookies and refreshments. The Hermann London Groups website is:

November, 2012

Madosky Chiropractic and Acupuncture Sponsoring Annual Food Drive

Madosky Chiropractic and Acupuncture Center to sponsor 16th Annual Food Drive

The 2012 holiday season marks the 16th year that Dr. William Madosky is sponsoring his Annual Holiday Food Drive. For the entire month of December you can drop off, any non-perishable food items (i.e. canned meat, fruit, soup, veggies and beans, or dry goods such as cereal, oatmeal and pasta) at the Madosky Chiropractic and Acupuncture Center at 2175 South Big Bend Boulevard, in Richmond Heights, Missouri. There will be a Drop Off Box inside.  For every item donated Dr. Madosky will match it one to one!  All proceeds to benefit a local food pantry.

Thanks for helping out and Happy Holidays!