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Blues hold ‘Mehlville Night with the Blues’

Blues hold ‘Mehlville Night with the Blues’

December 28, 2018

  The Blues will also hold ‘Mehlville Night with the Blues’ Jan. 8 to honor Oakville High alum Maroon and his hometown and raise money for the district through discounted tickets. The Point Elementary choir will also perform at the game. Buy special tickets at   ...

South county plus north city equals holiday joy

South county plus north city equals holiday joy

December 22, 2018

As it has for more than a decade, Mehlville High School’s National Honor Society created boxes for the ‘Shoe Box Project’ to give to students at Clay Academy of Exploration and Civics in St. Louis Public Schools, above. Students from schools throughout Mehlville contributed gifts like toys, p...

Mehlville Fire celebrates ‘Santa Saturday’

Pictured above with the jolly fat man are Liam Juelfs, 4, and his mother Sarah. Photo by Bill Milligan.

December 11, 2018

It was all smiles at the Mehlville Fire Protection District’s No. 5 Engine House last week for the fire district’s annual ‘Santa Saturday’ event, in which youngsters could give their wishlists to Santa and Mrs. Claus, meet firefighters and take a tour of the firehouse. ...

Lindbergh, Crestwood honor ‘Grandpa Steve’ Ippolito for full-time work as a volunteer

Crestwood acting Mayor Tony Kennedy presents Concord Elementary School volunteer Steve Ippolito with a proclamation declaring Nov. 20 ‘Grandpa Steven Ippolito Day,’ in honor of the Crestwood resident’s service to the community

December 7, 2018

A Crestwood resident and Concord Elementary School volunteer was celebrated last month thanks to a proclamation signed by Crestwood acting Mayor Tony Kennedy. During a surprise all-school assembly, Kennedy presented Steve Ippolito with a proclamation declaring Nov. 20 “Grandpa Steven Ippolito Day.” Ippo...

Crestwood celebrates five years of Christmas

Crestwood celebrates five years of Christmas

December 4, 2018

Santa Claus made his grand arrival by fire truck on Saturday in Crestwood and opened the doors to City Hall as dozens of children and parents waited to see him. The arrival kicked off ‘Christmas in Crestwood,’ a daylong celebration with a car show and fireworks. See photos of the day's festivities below...

Mosaic Elementary gets outdoor classroom

Mosaic Elementary gets outdoor classroom

November 20, 2018

Look up the word ‘dedication’ in the dictionary and you’ll probably find a photo of the Mosaic Elementary parents who are building an outdoor classroom at the school right now. The Mehlville School District said in a Facebook post, ‘Brrrr...below freezing temps...snow on the ground....rock hard dirt. Bu...

Ameren outlines its 10-mile, $30M project

A map of the Metro South Reliability Project, showing the current easements and where the updates will be taking place. The project is scheduled to be completed by winter 2021. Image courtesy of Ameren Missouri.

November 14, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter Ameren Missouri is planning to rebuild nearly 10 miles of transmission line in South St. Louis County centering on Affton and Lemay in an undertaking known as the Metro South Reliability Project. At an open house Ameren hosted in October ...

Those who served honored for Veterans Day

November 13, 2018

Schools in the Mehlville School District honored veterans last week for Veterans Day. At Rogers Elementary and Oakville Elementary veterans appeared at an assembly and ate breakfast with students. Images courtesy of Mehlville School District. ...

Photos: See and listen to Josh Hawley in St. Louis County

Photo by Erin Achenbach.

November 8, 2018

View photos and listen to audio from Attorney General and now U.S. Senator-elect Josh Hawley at a campaign stop in Ballwin in October.  Photos and audio by Erin Achenbach.                    ...

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