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Mehlville Fire Protection District will host ‘Santa Saturday’ this weekend

Pictured above with the jolly fat man are Liam Juelfs, 4, and his mother Sarah. Photo by Bill Milligan.

December 5, 2019

The Mehlville Fire Protection District will hold a holiday food drive and children can meet and write letters to Santa during "Santa Saturday" this weekend at the district headquarters in Green Park. The annual event will take place from from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 7, at Mehlville Engine...

Tickets still available for Boar’s Head Festival at Peace Lutheran

Tickets still available for Boar’s Head Festival at Peace Lutheran

December 4, 2019

Peace Lutheran Church will celebrate its annual Boar’s Head Christmas Festival for the 25th time this weekend. The festival will be held at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 5, 6, 7 and at 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8 at the church, 737 Barracksview Road. Free tickets will be offered to the public on a first-come b...

Affton Town Hall set for Wednesday will focus on crime, security

Affton Town Hall set for Wednesday will focus on crime, security

December 3, 2019

The Affton Southwest Police Precinct and Step Up of St. Louis will host an Affton Town Hall Wednesday night that will focus on crime, security, drugs in the community and how residents can obtain a discount on security systems. The Affton Town Hall will take place at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Affton...

‘Sunset Hills Neighbors’ to host town hall Wednesday

'Sunset Hills Neighbors' to host town hall Wednesday

November 29, 2019

Sunset Hills Ward 1 Alderman Dee Baebler and residents John Stephens, Cathy Friedmann and Gary Vincent will host a resident town hall Wednesday, Dec. 4 to discuss zoning, medical marijuana and more. The town hall will take place at the Sunset Hills Community Center, 3915 S. Lindbergh Blvd., Wednesday,...

First-ever Oakville Holiday Crawl will be a way to support local businesses

First-ever Oakville Holiday Crawl will be a way to support local businesses

November 23, 2019

The first-ever Oakville Community Holiday Crawl will take place Sunday, Dec. 1 from noon to 4 p.m. at various businesses up and down Telegraph Road, from south of Interstate 255 to the Meramec River. Over 25 businesses have committed to participate in the “small-business crawl” up and down stores alo...

Affton set to become a ‘Ring Community’

November 21, 2019

With property crimes on the rise, an Affton resident is taking steps to try to get a group discount for doorbell cameras for residents who live in Affton, ZIP code 63123. Affon resident Michael Burton said that he has been working with the company Ring, owned by Amazon, which will offer Black Friday...

‘Portrait of a Graduate’ is focus of new Mehlville speaker series

Mehlville High School 2019 graduate Carly Herman poses after the ceremony.

November 7, 2019

The Mehlville School District is hosting a speaker series focusing on its “Portrait of a Graduate,” with the first event set for Wednesday, Nov. 13. The Portrait of a Graduate Speaker Series will be held in the Oakville Middle School gym, 5950 Telegraph Road. Mehlville High School leadership studen...

Coffee with a Cop combines with pizza

Image courtesy of the Crestwood Police Department.

October 16, 2019

The Crestwood Police Department will host Coffee with a Cop and Pizza with the Police Friday, Oct. 18 at the Starbucks in Crestwood. The event is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at Starbucks, 9590 Watson Road. Free coffee from Starbucks will be provided, along with free Imo’s Pizza for children and a free n...

Signs to be raised for Cloria Brown Highway

Gov. Mike Parson, above, hosted the largest crowd in his office so far to see him sign a bill renaming Lindbergh for the late Rep. Cloria Brown.

October 10, 2019

State Rep. Jim Murphy, R-Oakville, will hold an official dedication of the Cloria Brown Memorial Highway to honor the late state representative Thursday, Oct. 17 at St. Johns United Church of Christ in Green Park. Murphy filed legislation earlier this year to dedicate a section of Lindbergh Boulevar...

Area legislators set a legislative town hall

From left to right: 94th District candidates Jim Murphy and Jean Pretto and 95th District candidates Michael O'Donnell and Mike Walter at the candidate forum Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2018 at Mehlville High School in St. Louis. Murphy and O'Donnell both went on to be elected as representatives of their respective districts.

October 9, 2019

Three of the area’s state legislators are joining forces for a legislative town hall next week. Rep. Jim Murphy, R-Oakville; Rep. David Gregory, R-Sunset Hills; and Rep. Michael O’Donnell, R-Oakville, will hold a town hall meeting Wednesday, Oct. 16, at the Grant’s View Branch of the St. Louis Co...

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