Brief

Drop off unwanted drugs Saturday, April 27

The St. Louis County and Sunset Hills police departments are participating in the annual National Take Back Initiative from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 27. The SLCPD has 13 locations where anyone can drop off unused, unwanted or found prescription drugs. Local locations are: Green Park City Hall: 11100 Mueller Road #2, Green

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Crestwood board weighs in for Lindbergh’s Prop R

The Crestwood Board of Aldermen unanimously approved a resolution to support Lindbergh School’s Proposition R, a $105 million no-tax-rate-increase bond issue, at its March 12 meeting. The resolution passed unanimously, with Ward 1 Alderman Richard Breeding abstaining from the vote due to his employment with Lindbergh Schools. “With the security and the tech upgrades, the

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VIDEO: Forder students showcase multiple languages

Pictured above: Students presented to the Mehlville Board of Education in some of the languages represented at Forder. Pictured above in the first row from left to right are: Lily Fairchild, Alaa Fahad, Minela Kafedzic, Lili Magana, Elise Barbier, Levi Pham. In the back row from left to right, are Whitney Maus, Forder principal, and

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Bell, Belmar will appear at Oakville town hall

St. Louis County Prosecuting Attorney Wesley Bell, left, and police Chief Jon Belmar speak at a press conference after the February trial of Trenton Forster, who was convicted of first-degree murder for killing Officer Blake Snyder. Photo by Gloria Lloyd. Reps. Jim Murphy and Michael O’Donnell, both R-Oakville, will hold their second joint town hall

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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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