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Summer Camps 2019

Ackermann’s Swim Program 1044 Curran Ave. • Kirkwood (314) 821-1070 www.ASPKirkwood.com   Ackermann’s Swim Program has been dedicated to the growth and development of children in Kirkwood since 1942. Group swim lessons for children ages 4 to 11 in four heated pools of different water levels from 30-inches-deep to 5-feet-deep. Lessons are taught by Red Cross certified teaching staff. We provide children with a non-competitive, safe environment in which to build confidence and self-esteem by teaching the life skill of swimming and water safety. Open House for new campers will be held from 3-5 p.m. on Friday, May 17. For ...

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Resort style senior living community

Victorian Gardens is a resort style senior living community which offers luxury apartments, services and amenities to support senior residents so they can age in place gracefully. Family owned and operated by Johnpaul and Nancy Quick, and located just five minutes from Wildwood, Victorian Gardens is the newest independent living community in the area. “We have 24-hour private duty nursing services on-site, so residents can actually stay in their homes and receive the care they so desire,” explained Donna Mistler, community director. Residents enjoy spacious studio deluxe, one-bedroom or two-bedroom apartments equipped with fully functioning kitchens; bathrooms with granite shower, ...

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Bringing care and comfort to the St. Louis community

For more than 100 years, the Visiting Nurse Association of Greater St. Louis has been bringing care to people where they live, where they work, wherever they are. As a leading nonprofit with a focus on serving an aging population in the region, VNA’s programs and services help bring care and comfort to individuals and their caregivers. Hospice Care helps patients and families live fully each day by providing end-of-life services to those with terminal illness such as Alzheimer’s, dementia, cancer, and end-stage respiratory failure and heart failure. VNA’s hospice team includes doctors, nurses, aides, social workers, chaplains and volunteers ...

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Put estate planning at the top of your New Year’s resolutions list

Everyone needs a will or a trust, and the New Year is a great time to cross this important item off your to-do list. If you own assets of any kind – a home, car, investments, life insurance or other possessions – then you have an “estate” and you need an estate plan. TuckerAllen can help. Their process is easy, and their fixed fees are stated up front. There are no surprises. TuckerAllen is a law firm dedicated to helping individuals and families determine their estate planning needs, ranging from wills and trusts, long-term care planning for a loved one, ...

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Bathroom remodels for over 35 years!

From powder rooms to shared baths to luxury master suites, each bathroom in the house has its own unique set of standards and needs – and Tile & Bath Service, Inc. knows bathrooms from the inside out. “Our company has been doing bathroom remodels exclusively for more than 38 years,” said owner Charles Motycka. “We employ our own skilled craftsmen who implement our high standards of quality, so our customers have the benefit of their experience. We do not use subcontractors.” The company spends all its time working on just bathrooms, with knowledge and expertise in the field being the ...

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A one-stop shop for embroidery, custom gifts galore

The Initial Design has been serving the embroidery, gift and monogram needs of Webster Groves residents since 2004. Now, the award-winning monogram boutique has expanded to a new location in Wildwood, which opened in late 2018. The Initial Design carries gifts for babies, special occasions, birthdays, graduations, home décor, outdoor living and more. Customers can also shop the store’s gift boutique section, which includes customizable items and home décor made by local artisans. The Initial Design is a one-stop destination for custom-designed monograms or applique, including vinyl lettering, custom engraving, etching and even hand-painted items. The Initial Design can also ...

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