Where tradition and great taste meet

Battling the competition to win is a family tradition at Big Bear Grill – and the West County eatery has remained a winner with customers since opening 17 years ago at its Wildwood Crossing location. Big Bear Grill, designed with a wilderness lodge décor, gets its inspiration for both its frontier look and name from its past. “Big Bear was my dad’s nick name,” said co-owner Jeff Freed. “We also have another bear story – my great, great grandfather (Edward) use to wrestle a bear for money after the Civil War.” The menu at Big Bear Grill features the finest ...

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Beseda Flooring Kitchen & Bath, your one stop shop

Beseda Flooring Kitchen & Bath is a full service flooring and design center in St. Charles that has been serving customers since 1985. Proprietors Brian and Jill Beseda are lifelong members of the community, and are proud to live and work in St. Charles County. As a family-owned and operated business, Beseda Flooring takes pride in the quality of their work, the quality of the products they sell and the quality of the customer service they provide.  In fact, they provided the materials and workmanship for St. Louis Home & Lifestyles 2014 Bathroom of the Year. When choosing a new ...

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Passionate and experienced hearing professionals

Associated Hearing Professionals offers comprehensive hearing healthcare services for individuals suffering from hearing loss. Their expert audiologists are passionate and dedicated to ensuring each patient receives a quality exam, evaluation and treatment. With more than 35 years experience each, the audiologists on staff work to carefully select an individual treatment plan for each patient based on hearing needs, lifestyle and budget. Once a recommendation is made, they perform verification measures to ensure patients receive maximum benefit and the best possible results. Their staff understands the challenges patients face when communication is compromised and they use their experience and expertise to ...

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Excellence in early childhood education

At Apple Hill Preschool students 24 months to five years old are masterfully enriched through exciting academic, creative, physical and social experiences. Dedicated to providing supreme excellence in early childhood education, every child acquires the skills needed to enter Kindergarten with confidence and enthusiasm. The staff members at Apple Hill Preschool are experienced teachers with undergraduate or advanced degrees in elementary education, early childhood education and other related fields. Their positive attitudes, loving natures and creative techniques contribute to the school’s healthy learning environment. All relevant developmental and readiness areas are addressed within the context of fun and age appropriate ...

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No job too large or too small

Allen Roofing & Sidings expansion into the St. Peters area through the acquisition of G&W Roofing has been beneficial to both the company and the community. Lee Allen believes the experience of Mike Schneller and his team will complement Allen Roofing & Sidings’ established reputation. The company now has three offices serving the St. Louis metro area. Lee’s unwavering commitment to outstanding customer service and to his profession served as the foundation for establishing Allen Roofing & Siding in 1972. Learning the industry one job at a time, he worked hard to build the firm into the highly respected local ...

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One-stop shop for home remodeling

The Duenke Cabinet Company is a locally owned and operated one-stop shop for home remodeling. Owner Jim Schmidt has been in the cabinet industry since 1961, and along with his extensive cabinet making, installation and sales experience, he is also a Certified Kitchen Designer. As both a dealer and a manufacturer for several lines of custom and stock wood cabinets, with a staff of professional in-home installers and certified designers, Duenke Cabinet can coordinate most any job from start to finish. Alternatively, they can assist with layout measurements and selections for jobs not installed by them. The talented staff brings ...

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Helping children grow through the art of learning

The Centre at Conway strives to give parents the peace of mind they deserve, providing a foundation for each child’s future through the art of learning. The school offers children ages 6 weeks through kindergarten a safe, educational environment, with a diverse list of classes open Monday through Friday year round. Children will have the opportunity to take advantage of The Centre’s Spanish classes or Summer Fun program, packed with a fun, interactive curriculum, including computer and aerobic classes, field trips, swimming and music outside of the Montessori curriculum. The Centre is state-licensed and, as part of Montessori Child Care, ...

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Creating beautiful smiles for all ages

Robert P. Rothenberg, DDS office, is a full-service family care center with complete restorative and periodontal care for patients of all ages. Laser-assisted dentistry also creates a more comfortable way for treatment, miniminizing the need for anesthetic and is especially helpful with children. By utilizing the latest available technology, crowns can be delivered in one appointment, all x-rays are digital, Velscope cancer screening reveals precancerous conditions before they are seen visually, and beautiful smiles are created with Lumineers, no prep veneers, same day crowns and other aesthetic options. “We always give patients options for treatment,” Rothenberg said. “We use new ...

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Beautiful rooms from concept to installation

For over 20 years, Chesterfield business owner Nancy Barrett, ASID, has been creating “beautiful rooms” for delighted clients. Barrett has maintained a business philosophy of providing excellent design service, on projects large and small, tailored to the client’s needs and wants. “I usually operate like a retail store that comes to you,” Barrett said.  “I carry a complete line of furniture, flooring, window treatments, wall coverings and accessories. Or, I can just provide hourly design advice.” Barrett carries an impressive list of interior design credentials. The former graphic artist is a professional member of American Society of Interior Designers and ...

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Well-designed storage solutions for your home

California Closets specializes in creating custom home storage solutions that fit customers’ needs perfectly. Founded 37 years ago, the company has a proud legacy of providing clients in the St. Louis metro and surrounding areas with exemplary products and unparalleled customer service. “We are dedicated to providing world class service, fully customized closet design and the most diverse offerings in the marketplace,” said Vice President of Retail Sales & Marketing James Cline. California Closets has the products and design expertise to transform most any area of the home into a clutter-free functional space. Whether creating a custom walk-in or reach-in ...

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