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Taylor, Becker to exchange marriage vows on June 30

December 28, 2005

Melissa Taylor, daughter of William and Rosemary Taylor of Oakville, and Jason Becker, son of Dan and Janet Becker of Arnold, announce their en-gagement and forthcoming marriage.Taylor of Oakville is a 1995 graduate of Oakville Senior High School and a 2001 graduate of Forest Park Com-munity College w...

Filing draws members of citizens’ organization

December 28, 2005

Staff ReportThree candidates identified as members of the Crestwood Citizens for Fiscal Re-sponsibility in a handout distributed by the organization last summer have filed for seats on the Crestwood Board of Aldermen up for election in April.Filing for municipal seats and school board seats up for ele...

Lindbergh’s Endicott a leader on the court and in the classroom


December 28, 2005

Lindbergh High School's Meaghan Endi-cott is known by her basketball teammates and classmates as a leader.Bill Thoele, the Flyers' head girls' basketball coach, believes the senior center's leadership both on the court and in the classroom is her most impressive asset."First of all, Meaghan brings l...

YMCA, Pujols Foundation team up for clinic

December 28, 2005

The YMCA of Greater St. Louis and the Pujols Family Foundation will sponsor "The Art of Baseball, A Skills Demon-stration and Clinic" Saturday, Jan. 7.Albert Pujols and other players will demonstrate the skills that have served them well in Major League Baseball during the camp, which will take plac...

Don and Marlene Grant mark golden wedding anniversary

December 28, 2005

Don and Marlene Grant celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Sept. 24 during a reception at CBC High School in St. Louis.Mr. Grant and the former Marlene D'Alto were married Sept. 24, 1955, at St. Charles Borromeo in St. Louis.He is employed by Grant Contracting where he has worked since 1946. Mrs....

Kreutzer and Salt announce engagement, wedding plans

December 28, 2005

Michelle L. Kreutzer, daughter of Mark and Karyn Kreutzer of St. Louis, and Anthony J. Salt, son of Alec and Devina Salt of St. Louis, announce their engagement and forthcoming mar-riage.Kreutzer is a 2002 graduate of Oak-ville Senior High School and will be a May graduate of Deaconess College of Nursin...

Citizens’ committee promoted successful passage of Proposition P

December 28, 2005

Fourth in a seriesBy MIKE ANTHONYExecutive EditorAs Citizens to Protect Our Investment plan to convene next week for what's expected to be their final meeting, the Call continues its review of the Mehlville School District's Proposition P district-wide building improvement program that dates back to late...

Residents of south county just can’t wait for spring

Bill Milligan

December 28, 2005

Response to my baseball memory columns has been very strong, so strong there must be a lot of us who can't wait for next spring.So I thought I would share some funny stories about former St. Louis Cardinal players.Before a series against the hapless Brooklyn Dodgers, St. Louis Mana-ger Frankie Frisch i...

Rails against incorporation, eminent domain

December 28, 2005

To the editor:About 35 years ago, the late, great Mar-vin Gaye recorded a song titled "What's Going On?''At the same time, he also recorded "Mer-cy Mercy Me.'' Marvin's message was about social inequities applicable at this time in American history. He was a man of passion, as I also am.I have always...

St. Anthony of Padua Church site of Ederle, Faris wedding

December 28, 2005

Lisa Louise Ederle and Justin Earl Faris were married Aug. 5 at St. Anth-ony of Padua Catholic Church by the Rev. Thomas G. Keller.The bride is the daughter of John and Linda Ederle of St. Louis. The groom is the son of Earl and Donna Faris of Cincinnati, Ohio.The maid of honor was Kristy Eder-le. Bridesm...

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