Year: 2009

Fire district seeking dismissal of suit filed by Strinni, Fleschert

Originally Published on: 2009-09-30 By Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com Attorneys representing the Mehlville Fire Protection District have filed a motion for summary judgment that seeks to dismiss a federal wrongful-termination lawsuit filed by two former employees. The two former employees — Bob Strinni and Jeri Fleschert — contend they were fired by the Board

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Lindbergh High band to play in Rose Parade

Originally Published on: 2009-09-30 Lindbergh High School’s Spirit of St. Louis Marching Band has been selected to perform in the 2011 Tournament of Roses Parade in Pasadena, Calif., which will take place on New Year’s Day, according to a news release issued by the district. This will be the Lindbergh band’s second trip to the

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County changes language on failure-to-appear notices

By Evan Young Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com St. Louis County won’t suspend its residents’ driver’s licenses if they fail to appear in municipal court for refusing to participate in the county’s trash-collection program, the county counselor said last week. After receiving complaints about failure-to-appear notices that state residents who don’t show up to municipal court could

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Council increases stipend for ‘design-build’ proposals

Originally Published on: 2009-06-10 By Evan Young Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Contractors who submit proposals for an area road project likely will receive a higher-than-normal payment if their plans are rejected. The County Council gave final approval last week to a measure that increases the stipend paid to qualified proposers who unsuccessfully submit ideas for the

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