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Crestwood approves marijuana dispensary

Crestwood approves marijuana dispensary

By Erin Achenbach, Staff Repoter

July 13, 2020

Crestwood will get its first medical marijuana dispensary after the Board of Aldermen unanimously approved the zoning for one on Watson Road this summer. The conditional-use permit for Captiva Healing LLC to open a dispensary at the former Enterprise location at 9933 Watson Road was passed unanimously...

Mehlville teachers organize ‘Black Lives Matter’ walk

Participants in the Oakville Black Lives Matter drive decorated their vehicles with posters and car paint to show their support.

June 25, 2020

There will be an anti-racism Black Lives Matter walk at Mehlville High School this Sunday. The walk, organized by a group of Mehlville School District teachers, will take place from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, June 28, at Mehlville High School, 3200 Lemay Ferry Road. The family friendly walk will star...

Affton college student participates in governor’s leadership forum

Affton college student participates in governor's leadership forum

March 1, 2020

Affton college student Joseph Lopez was one of 98 collegiate students nominated to participate in the 33rd Annual Missouri Governor’s Student Leadership Forum on Faith and Values held Feb. 14 through 16 in Jefferson City. Lopez is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in marketing management from Weste...

St. Louis Community College-Meramec set to host career fair

St. Louis Community College-Meramec set to host career fair

February 28, 2020

St. Louis Community College will host a career fair Wednesday, March 4, to connect the community with potential employers for full- and part-time positions. The career fair will take place from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Meramec campus gymnasium, 11333 Big Bend Road, 63122. The event is free to attend and...

2020 Fair St. Louis dates announced

2020 Fair St. Louis dates announced

February 27, 2020

The dates for the annual Fair St. Louis Fourth of July celebration were announced this week. The festivities will take place Thursday, July 2 through Saturday, July 4 at Gateway Arch National Park. “We are very excited to celebrate our 40th fair this year,” said David Estes, general chairman o...

Concord Elementary named State School of Character

Concord Elementary celebrated the first day back for Lindbergh Schools Aug. 15, 2019, with the Bubble Bus.

February 25, 2020

Concord Elementary School is one of 14 Missouri Schools and 81 schools nationwide to receive the 2020 State School of Character Award from Character.org, a nonprofit organization that validates character initiatives in schools and communities around the world. “Concord’s mission is empowering innovativ...

Mehlville School District, Call Newspapers host a Community Job Fair

Mehlville School District, Call Newspapers host a Community Job Fair

February 25, 2020

Mehlville School District and Call Newspapers will host a Community Job Fair next month, open to all job seekers in South County and surrounding areas. The event will take place from 3 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, in the Mehlville High School gymnasium, 3200 Lemay Ferry Road. The job fair is open to ...

Mercy’s mammography van will provide free mammograms at Hancock clinic

The new sign in front of the newly renamed Mercy Hospital South. Photo by Pat Dillon.

February 21, 2020

Mercy's mammography van will provide free mammograms for the uninsured next week in Lemay. The van will be at the Hancock Clinic, 9417 S. Broadway, Tuesday, Feb. 25, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. If you are insured or uninsured and over the age of 40, Mercy can provide a mammogram for you. If you are...

New exhibit featured at Laumeier Sculpture Park now through May: Mark Dion’s ‘Follies’

New exhibit featured at Laumeier Sculpture Park now through May: Mark Dion's 'Follies'

February 20, 2020

Laumeier Sculpture Park, 12580 Rott Road, presents a new exhibit, “Mark Dion: Follies,” now through May 24. Artist Mark Dion has fashioned a worldwide reputation as an innovative sculptor and installation artist, whose points of departure include the intersections of the historical and the contemp...

Port Authority holds streetscape event

Port Authority holds streetscape event

February 19, 2020

The St. Louis County Port Authority will hold a public hearing at 5 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21 at the STLVentureWorks office, 315 Lemay Ferry Road. The public hearing will discuss the “Lemay Streetscape Project” improvements, funded by a Community Development Block Grant. Funded projects include new sidewalks,...

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