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Westfall’s successor, Charlie Dooley, pledges to do ‘very best’ he can

November 11, 2003

Originally Published: 11/11/2003 By Alyson E. Raletz Staff Reporter The County Council last week attempted to fill the shoes of the late County Executive George R. "Buzz" Westfall and unanimously appointed Charlie Dooley, D-north county, as Westfall's successor and to serve out the rest of h...

With latest CD, 311 continues to ‘evolve’’

August 26, 2003

Originally Published: 8/26/2003 By ALAN SCULLEY For the Call With a title "Evolver" that immediately evokes the name of "Revolver," the classic 1966 Beatles album, S.A. Martinez of 311 knows his band is drawing a lofty and potentially touchy comparison. "You know, we talk a lot about the Beatles on th...

Crestwood’s Zellers shines on and off the field

August 21, 2003

Originally Published: 8/26/2003 By STEPHEN GLOVER For the Call Chris Zellers knows what it means to be a leader. He may not be one of the more vocal leaders on the Crestwood American Legion baseball team, but his actions speak louder than any spoken words. "Chris was definitely one of our...

Bond issue financing team finalized by MSD

August 17, 2003

By ROBERT CHALUPNY Staff Reporter With a $500 million bond issue slated to appear on the November ballot, the Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District Board of Trustees has finalized its financing team for the bond issue should it be approved, but not without turning heads. The board last week...

About 115 Daisy, Brownie Girl Scouts participate in ‘’Little Acorns’’ camp

August 14, 2003

About 115 Daisy and first-year Brownie Girl Scouts from District 1 recently attended a day camp at Bohrer Park called "Little Acorns.'' The theme of the event was "Going Nutty for Dr. Seuss.'' Each activity pertained to a famous Dr. Seuss book. The campers decorated socks — "The Foot Bo...

MSD revisits selection of study firm

August 14, 2003

By ROBERT CHALUPNY Staff Reporter The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District Board of Trustees recently agreed to revisit the selection of a company to perform a financial feasibility study necessary for a bond issue that will be considered by voters in November. As proposed, voters will co...

City issues new RFP for Watson/Grant site

August 14, 2003

By MIKE ANTHONY Executive Editor A new request for proposals for the Watson/Grant Redevelopment Area has been issued by the city of Crestwood. The new request for proposals comes 16 months after the city originally issued a request for proposals to redevelop the 18.79-acre site that is comprised...

Questionnaires sent to candidates to fill vacancy on fire district board

August 14, 2003

By BILL MILLIGAN For the Call Responses to candidate questionnaires to fill a vacant director's seat are under review this week by two members of the Mehlville Fire Protection District Board of Directors. "We've mailed out questionnaires to the people who have expressed an interest in serving...

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August 14, 2003

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Call Publishing Inc. launches its new website, callnewspapers.com, as it begins its 15th year of publication.

August 14, 2003

The website will feature all the news of the week, archived news stories, links to several other sites, as well as a number of cutting-edge features. The addition of the website is just another example of the phenomenal growth the Call has experienced over the past 14 years, according to General Manager...

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