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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...

Pop-up Traffic Calming Demonstration

October 6, 2018

The City of Crestwood will host a pop-up traffic calming demonstration on Garber Road between Buxton and Queenston drives. Colorful tires, cones and plants will be used for temporary bike lanes and crosswalks to slow down traffic and create safer streets from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Crestwood Citywide Yard Sale

September 29, 2018

Crestwood will host its citywide yard sale from 8 a.m. to noon, with locations across the city.

Cities’ first festival ‘SunCrest Fest’ a success

Cities' first festival 'SunCrest Fest' a success

September 26, 2018

Sunset Hills and Crestwood’s first time out with the cities’ joint festival seemed to be a success Saturday, with a large turnout for the parade and carnival. Members of the Lindbergh High School Flyerettes, above, marched in the parade with ‘Future Flyerettes’ in grades K-8 as part of the or...

Three candidates file to run for mayor in Crestwood November special race

Three candidates file to run for mayor in Crestwood November special race

August 29, 2018

The special election for Crestwood mayor will be a three-way contest between Ward 3 Alderman Grant Mabie and two newcomers to city government. Filing closed last week for the Nov. 6 election, which will be a rare November race for Crestwood mayor due to the June resignation of former Mayor Gregg Roby for ...

Kennedy takes office as Crestwood’s new mayor

Kennedy takes office as Crestwood’s new mayor

June 22, 2018

Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. After former Crestwood Mayor Gregg Roby resigned June 8 for health reasons, Ward 4 Alderman Tony Kennedy, who had served as president of the Board of Aldermen for a little more than a month, took over as acting mayor. Kennedy took the oath of office from City Clerk Hel...

New Crestwood municipal judge is city resident who serves as a county prosecutor

May 24, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor Crestwood’s new municipal judge is St. Louis County Assistant Prosecuting Attorney Jason Denney, a Crestwood resident. Longtime Crestwood Judge John Newsham was promoted to serve as a county Circuit Court judge, which created a vacancy....

Crestwood to give away tree seedlings

Crestwood to give away tree seedlings

May 18, 2018

Street trees are beautiful, and good for the environment, but they come with a downside: Their roots. Roots cause problems for city sidewalks, lifting up the slabs and creating tripping hazards for pedestrians. This summer, Crestwood is kicking off a major project to repair broken and displaced si...

Rain can’t stop the Crestwood Easter Egg Scramble

Children line up for the Crestwood Easter Egg Scramble in 2018.

April 6, 2018

Photos by Bill Milligan. Children lined up for the annual Easter Egg Scramble at the Crestwood Community Center Saturday, eager to find their eggs despite bad weather forcing the event inside instead of its usual location in Whitecliff Park. The city of Crestwood’s Easter Egg Scramble at the Co...

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