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Clancy to hold forums on Tower Tee in Affton, starting tonight

Pictured above: Alex Butler watches as his friend, Jordan Watt, drives the ball into the practice course at Tower Tee last summer. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. St. Louis County Councilwoman Lisa Clancy will hold a series of town-hall meetings about potential development of the former Tower Tee site, starting tonight — Wednesday, March 20. “My

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Crestwood seniors can get trash discount

Crestwood residents age 65 years and older can receive a 10-percent discount on standard services for the city’s new trash service starting April 1. Call Waste Connections directly at 636-321-2100 to apply for the discount. The program will start for the July 1 billing cycle. Residents who are 60 years or older or disabled with

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Local lawmakers honor test success by Mehlville School District, Gaines

Pictured above: Rep. Michael O’Donnell, Rep. Jim Murphy and Rep. David Gregory present Mehlville Superintendent Chris Gaines with a Missouri House resolution praising Mehlville’s APR of 99.6. The Mehlville School District is receiving high praise from the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. DESE awarded the Mehlville School District an APR score of 99.6

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Derik Scott places second in Titan Games

Derik Scott, the Lindbergh High School alumnus who competed in the premier season of NBC and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s “The Titan Games,” took second place in the finale as the show closed out its first season. The former Lindenwood University three-time All-American diver took second in the final round at the Titan arena Feb.

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Friendship Village Sunset Hills honored as Business of the Year by Crestwood-Sunset Hills chamber

Pictured above: Back row, left to right: Posing with the Business of the Year award is Stacey Zerban, administrator; Carmen Fronczak, vice president of strategic initiatives; Gayle Randa, chief human resources officer; Carmen Worley, director of outreach. Front row, left to right: Tim Vosse, chief financial officer; and Terry Walsh, president and chief executive officer

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Man charged for sending photos to a student

A Police Explorer recruiter who visited multiple local schools was charged with multiple felonies after sending graphic photographs of himself to a student he met on a volunteer visit to Lindbergh High School. Eric Parks, 20, of the 490 block of England Drive in Festus, was arrested by the St. Charles Police Department and charged

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MSD to hold info session on Prop S March 6

The Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District is proposing to tackle flooding and erosion by adding a new charge to the bill of every customer, including nonprofit entities and those with septic systems. The MSD Board of Trustees voted unanimously in December to place Proposition S for Stormwater on the ballot in the election Tuesday, April

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Mehlville listening session set at Oakville Middle School

The Mehlville Board of Education hosts informal listening sessions several times a year. The district calls it the “perfect opportunity to ask questions and share your thoughts or concerns with members of the board” and adds, “We’d love your feedback!” The next two listening sessions are 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, at Oakville Middle School,

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