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Two Lindbergh board members will run again

Pictured above, from left: Board Treasurer Mike Tsichlis and Board Vice President Jennifer Miller. Two current members of the Lindbergh Board of Education say they are running again in April. Board Vice President Jennifer Miller and Treasurer Mike Tsichlis say they will both seek election to a second term. They were both first elected in

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LEAP invites community to ‘run, walk, learn’

Students in the LEAP gifted education program at Lindbergh Schools invite the community to run, walk and learn during their “E3 4 P3” Exercise for Equitable Education event on Saturday, Dec. 1. Participants can register at the site of the event, which will take place from 8 to 10 a.m. at Sperreng Middle School, 12111

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Santa set to arrive in Affton on a fire engine

Santa will arrive by fire truck in Affton this weekend and next. On Saturday, Dec. 1 and Saturday, Dec. 8, Santa will arrive by fire truck to the Oakland House, 7801 Genesta Ave., at 10:30 a.m. On Dec. 5, 6 and 7, join Santa for story time, a puppet show, cookies from Mrs. Claus and

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Home tour held to benefit Lindbergh High

Five of the most beautiful homes in Lindbergh Schools will open their doors for the 43rd Annual LHS Parent Group’s Holiday House Tour from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2. The event also includes a Holiday Shopping Boutique and food trucks at Dressel Elementary School, 10911 Tesson Ferry Road, from 9:30 a.m. to

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Crestwood honors its role in rock and roll

Crestwood is honoring its rock and roll past with a special proclamation declaring November “Classic Rock Month” in the city. A couple weeks ago, acting Mayor Tony Kennedy attended the St. Louis Rock Preservation Society’s Trivia Night, which is currently being held in Kirkwood. In 2019, the society plans to move its trivia night event

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Hecht named new fire chief in Crestwood

Pictured above: City clerk Helen Ingold administers the oath to new Fire Chief Lou Hecht at the Crestwood Board of Aldermen meeting Nov. 13. Hecht is taking over the role of fire chief after former Chief David Oliveri moved to Washington state to become fire chief of the town of Anacortes. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

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Mosaic Elementary gets outdoor classroom

Pictured above: Executive Director for Planning and Development Chad Dickemper,  right, along with a dedicated group of Mosaic parents, help build an outdoor classroom.  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

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‘Spirited Holiday Past’ featured at Jefferson Barracks

Enjoy the holiday season at the historic Laborer’s House at Jefferson Barracks Historic Site, 345 North Road, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, in conjunction with the regional “Historic St. Louis Presents a Spirited Holiday Past.” Explore the customs of the 1860s holidays on a self-guided walk through the Laborer’s House, with

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