Business

Auto dealer seeks rezoning from county

The county Planning Commission is scheduled to conduct a public hearing next week on a request by an auto dealer for a change in commercial zoning along Baptist Church Road. The planning panel will meet for the hearing at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 11, in the County Council Chambers at the Administration Building at 41

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Despotis files lawsuit against Sunset Hills over Court Drive

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com The long-simmering dispute over how to develop Court Drive now is headed to a courtroom. Des Peres developer Dr. George Despotis sued the city last week over officials’ repeated denials of commercial rezoning for the various properties Despotis has under contract from former Sunset Hills residents whose properties were

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Underwear brand supporting Charity Navigator Four Star charities

Marc Skid, an eco-friendly underwear brand with a passion for bettering the world, has launched its organic cotton underwear, teaming up with nine top-rated Charity Navigator charities that support the brand’s mantra to feed, save and cure the world. The e-commerce only underwear brand is owned by Dan Barry, a St. Louis native and prior

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KSDK terminates Tower Tee lease

Tower Tee property owner KSDK announced on its website Thursday that it is terminating the golf course’s lease in early January to sell the site. The property is under contract to McBride Berra, a collaboration of developers McBride & Son and Oakville-based J.H. Berra that proposed a 158-home subdivision on the 27-acre Tower Tee land.

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Panel eyes Freddy’s Frozen Custard rezoning request

The county Planning Commission will consider a rezoning request next week for the site of the current location of Outback Steakhouse on South Lindbergh Boulevard. A public hearing is scheduled at 7 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, in the County Council Chambers at the Administration Building, 41 S. Central Ave., Clayton. Freddy’s Frozen Custard & Steakburgers

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BREAKING: Tower Tee subdivision proposal postponed

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com The housing developer seeking to redevelop the Tower Tee golf course and driving range in Affton has asked to postpone its request, and a public hearing will not be held on the development next week as previously announced. The county Planning Commission was set to hold a public hearing

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South county Kmart to close in late January

Kmart, 3901 Lemay Ferry Road, will close in late January, according to an announcement from the Sears Holdings Corp. On Thursday, Sears Holdings announced the closing of 45 Kmart stores, including the south county location, and 18 Sears stores. “It’s important to note that these stores will remain open to serve members during the holiday

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PHOTOS: Ronnie’s Cine renovations officially unveiled today

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com Marcus Wehrenberg Theatres officially unveils its renovations to Ronnie’s 20 Cine today, showcasing the south county movie theater as the first of the former Wehrenberg cinemas in St. Louis to be remodeled. Milwaukee, Wis.-based Marcus announced the renovations after buying the 14 local theaters of St. Louis-based Wehrenberg last

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