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Christmas comes to Crestwood on Dec. 1

Christmas in Crestwood

November 19, 2018

Santa is coming to Crestwood next week, for the fifth year in a row. Santa will arrive on a fire truck for Christmas in Crestwood at City Hall, 1 Detjen Drive, at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 1. He will greet children and pose for photos until 1:30 p.m., then he will take off in a classic car parade at ...

Crestwood and Affton get their days in court

Crestwood and Affton get their days in court

November 15, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com A judge could soon rule on the lawsuit between the city of Crestwood and the Affton Fire Protection District, after the case got its day in court this fall. Crestwood filed a lawsuit in May 2017 in Cole County Circuit Court challenging th...

Grant Mabie will serve as Crestwood’s mayor

Grant Mabie will serve as Crestwood’s mayor

November 14, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com There’s no maybe about it — Ward 3 Alderman Grant Mabie will serve as Crestwood’s next mayor. In a rare November special election for mayor, Mabie was elected with more than 70 percent of the vote in a three-way field versus two newcome...

Crestwood Shop ‘n Save closes Nov. 16

The Green Park Shop 'n Save, one of the Shop 'n Saves in the area to be converted to a Schnuck's. Photo by Bill Milligan.

November 13, 2018

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com  Residents of Crestwood will have one less option for grocery shopping after the Crestwood Shop ’n Save closes its doors for good Friday, Nov. 16. The store, located at 301 Watson Road, is one of 17 Shop-N-Save locations not bought ou...

Crestwood fire chief leaves and Hecht set to take helm

Crestwood Assistant Fire Chief Lou Hecht, center, takes the oath of office during a city meeting in May 2017. Deputy City Clerk Theresa Pfyl administered the oath to Hecht, who previously served as deputy chief with the Fenton Fire Protection District. Also pictured is former Fire Chief David Oliveri.

November 8, 2018

Crestwood Assistant Fire Chief Lou Hecht, center, takes the oath of office during a city meeting in May 2017. Deputy City Clerk Theresa Pfyl administered the oath to Hecht, who previously served as deputy chief with the Fenton Fire Protection District. Also pictured is former Fire Chief David Oliveri. Erin Achenbach Staff...

Crestwood couple throws their support behind Mabie as city’s mayor

Letters to the editor

October 27, 2018

Letter to the Editor To the editor: My husband and I are writing this letter to voice our support for the election of Grant Mabie as mayor of Crestwood. Grant has not only the experience to provide consistent leadership in the city, but also the vision needed to move us forward. In addition to his...

Crestwood forum set for mayoral election

Crestwood forum set for mayoral election

October 24, 2018

A forum for the three candidates running in the special election for Crestwood mayor will take place Thursday, Oct. 25. Ward 3 Alderman Grant Mabie, Christopher Court and Neil Brown are seeking election Nov. 6. The winner will serve until April 2020. The candidate forum, co-sponsored by Call Newspapers ...

Three candidates contend Nov. 6 to replace Roby as Crestwood’s next mayor

Three candidates contend Nov. 6 to replace Roby as Crestwood’s next mayor

October 18, 2018

Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Current Ward 3 Alderman Grant Mabie will contend with engineer Neil Brown and business analyst Christopher Court in the race for mayor of Crestwood in a special election Tuesday, Nov. 6. The winner will fill the roughly 18 months that remain ...

Crestwood-Sunset Hills Kiwanis Club forms new satellite group

Former Kiwanis International President Dr. John Button helps local Kiwanians beautify gardens and the lawn at Angels' Arms' South County house during his visit.

October 10, 2018

The Crestwood-Sunset Hill Kiwanis Club will be creating a local satellite club to offer people in the community the chance to volunteer with children in need. Those interested in joining the satellite club can attend an Information Night at Kirkwood Brewing Company, 105 E. Jefferson, between 6 to 8 p....

Senior citizens may receive free, reduced trash

October 9, 2018

Senior citizens might receive free or reduced trash services with the next trash contract Crestwood enters. Ward 1 Aldermen Richard Breeding and Mimi Duncan both expressed their desire to see free or reduced waste services for seniors in the next contract. Other cities offer a senior discount. Crestwood is con...

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