Mitt Romney will be in our town April 24 to headline a fundraiser for Tom Schweich‘s run for state auditor. Romney, seen as a front runner for the GOP nomination for president in the 2012 Presidential Election, is among the Schweich boosters, that include: Jack Danforth; Sam Fox; Peter Kinder; Bert Walker and John Bolton. Schweich served as Bolton’s chief-of-staff, while he was in the U.N., reminded Tom over lunch with his wife, Kathy, at Schneithorst’s. . .
Look for the yoga and workout apparel vendor, LuLuLemon, to bow at Plaza Frontenac in April. . .
Kathy and gem stone dealer Phil Samuels were huddled with Premiere Rentals’ Bill Miller at Protzel’s Deli on Saturday. That’s where Phil casually drew an envelope from his pocket exhibiting a sapphire and an emerald with a total retail value of $750,000. “Bill’s going to buy one,” whispered Samuels.. .
And, kudos to Jennifer and Drew Sterling on the 15th anniversary of their St. Louis Rotisserie, where the wood-fired ovens are aglow on Thursdays for their memorable barbecued spareribs.