Gephardt tours flood damaged area

By Bill Milligan Editor Originally published June 3, 1993 Congressman Richard Gephardt, D-MO., met with residents of flooded regions of the Meramec River Friday to discuss relief options and survey damages caused by recent floods. Gephardt met with residents along the Meramec between Lemay Ferry and Telegraph roads from the back yard of Jerry Sanders.

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UPDATE: Boil order lifted for Crestwood, Sunset Hills

Pictured above: The area affected by the boil order in Crestwood and Sunset Hills. Update: The boil order was lifted about 4 p.m. Sunday. Missouri American Water has issued a precautionary boil order for much of Crestwood and Sunset Hills. A reverse 911 call is going out now to customers affected, the utility said around

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Our Call: Stenger’s campaign speeches could use revising

Editorial Imagine if Steve Stenger had run an honest campaign for re-election as St. Louis County executive. What would he have said? We’ll use Stenger’s own words — but certainly not the ones he trumpeted in his campaign literature. He always proclaimed that he was an “attorney and CPA,” but he’s neither anymore. The campaign’s

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Crestwood Animal Shelter part of 24-hour ‘Slumber Pawty’

This year, 15 animal rescue organizations in the St. Louis metro area, including the Crestwood Animal Shelter, are participating in the biggest “Shelter Slumber Pawty” in history. Volunteers and staff from local shelters will be grabbing their sleeping bags and pillows to crawl into kennels and enclosures with adoptable dogs and cats during the 24-hour

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