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Crestwood honors Roby with state, local resolutions for his service as city’s mayor

The city of Crestwood honored former Mayor Gregg Roby’s service to the city with a resolution of its own last month, along with resolutions from the Missouri Legislature and Christmas in Crestwood. Roby resigned as mayor after four years June 8 due to health reasons from his battle with cancer. The Missouri House of Representatives

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Mehlville Fire unveils new rescue boat with rescue drill

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Mehlville Fire Protection District unveiled its new rescue boat this summer, an upgrade that should lead to safer and easier rescues along the district’s 21 miles of river shoreline from Sunset Hills to Oakville. The new $35,000 boat is not inflatable like the district’s past boats and is

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PHOTOS: Stenger edges Mantovani for re-election, Mantovani so far not contesting

Pictured above: County Executive Steve Stenger, right, with his wife, Allison, at his victory party in Sunset Hills after defeating Mark Mantovani in the Democratic primary Aug. 7. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger scraped by with a victory in the Democratic primary for county executive

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Rescheduled JB Blast enjoyed by all

Gabe Backhoff, 3, left, and Lincoln Stenger, 2, play with St. Louis County Parks Director Gary Bess’ dog, Stan, during the Aug. 3 JB Blast at Jefferson Barracks County Park, with Grantwood Village resident Bess and his wife, Vivienne, pictured in the background. Stan is a rescue dog who Bess and his wife refer to

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Gallery: Port Authority board declines to answer questions

County Council members Ernie Trakas, right, and Colleen Wasinger talk before the council meeting July 27. The council called a special meeting at 1 p.m. to discuss the Charter amendment that was pulled off the Aug. 7 primary ballot. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Members of the board of

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Gallery: The Magic House hosts a ‘Slime-Filled Day of Fun’

Alex Ramos, pictured above, gets slimed in the slime booth that Nickelodeon brought with them to the Magic House. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. The Magic House partnered with the TV network Nickelodeon to put on a “Slime-Filled Day of Fun” for their visitors last month at Nipher Middle School in Kirkwood. The event was part

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