Business

Crestwood kicks off moratorium for electronic signs

Pictured above: Scott Credit Union in Crestwood uses an electronic messaging sign. Photo by Erin Achenbach. By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com The Crestwood Board of Aldermen imposed a four-month moratorium on electronic signs following a public hearing at its April 23 meeting, after initially rejecting a six-month moratorium in January. The moratorium passed 6-2,

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Peace Haven senior facility hoping for expansion

Pictured above: A rendering of the proposed upgrades and redevelopment to Peace Haven. Peace Haven has operated since 1952, five years before Sunset Hills was incorporated.  By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Peace Haven, the Christian Science senior-care facility that has been in Sunset Hills since before the city was incorporated, is planning an $18 million

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Tattoo parlors allowed in Sunset Hills after a tie-breaker

Pictured above: Sunset Hills Mayor Pat Fribis. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Tattoo parlors could soon set up shop in Sunset Hills after the Board of Aldermen voted April 23 to approve an ordinance that would add tattoo establishments as a use in the PD-LI Zoning District, with Mayor

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Plan for convention center expansion dedicates funding for new North County projects

Pictured above: North County Recreation Complex By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com  The contentious debate on extending The Dome football stadium bonds for 40 years to expand the America’s Center convention center in downtown St. Louis came with a side discussion on whether the county should designate part of the funding specifically for North County. The

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Two local Steak ‘n Shakes among closures

Pictured above: The Green Park Steak ‘n Shake sits unoccupied, April 5. Photo by Erin Achenbach. Two South County Steak ’n Shakes are temporarily closed, the most recent in a trend of what the restaurant chain says are temporary closures across the St. Louis region. According to a sign posted on the door of the

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P&Z rejects Y Bark Alone’s expansion plans

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com The Sunset Hills Planning and Zoning Commission voted unanimously this month to reject recommending a change to zoning for Y Bark Alone Doggy Day Care to increase the number of dogs allowed at the business from 50 to 120. Residents near the dog day care facility, customers of the

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