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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...

Mehlville to hold its first classified job fair

Mehlville to hold its first classified job fair

October 8, 2019

The Mehlville School District is hiring. The district will host a classified job fair Monday, Oct. 14, from noon to 2 p.m. in the Nottelmann Auditorium at Mehlville High School, 3200 Lemay Ferry Road. The district is hiring employees for school food and nutrition, maintenance, transportation, facilities and ...

Wednesday is National Coffee with a Cop Day; have a cuppa with St. Louis County police

Photo by Gloria Lloyd.

October 1, 2019

The St. Louis County Police Department is joining National Coffee with a Cop Day for the first time this year. Local precinct officers will participate in the national event Wednesday, Oct. 2. The public is invited to join officers and command staff for coffee and conversation. Each precinct will have its own locati...

Learn about benefits of getting flu vaccine

Learn about benefits of getting flu vaccine

September 24, 2019

Jane Kaiser, RN, an experienced nurse with the Visiting Nurse Association of Greater St. Louis, will discuss the benefits of getting your flu vaccination this fall in a presentation at the St. Louis County Library. The event will take place at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26, at the Grant’s View Branch,...

Affton Days held this weekend; features food trucks instead of festival

Parade watchers get ready for the 2018 Affton Days parade. Photo courtesy of the Affton Chamber of Commerce.

September 19, 2019

The annual Affton Community Days parade, barbecue and “Food Trucks on Parade” will take place this Saturday, Sept. 21. This year’s theme is “Affton Gives Back.” Parade participants are encouraged to decorate their entries with nonperishable food and other items that will be donated to local or...

‘Mehlville Listens,’ holds a public forum

‘Mehlville Listens,’ holds a public forum

September 18, 2019

The Mehlville School District is working on “Mehlville Listens,” the first five-year update to its first-ever strategic plan, and is asking for input from residents in person, starting next week. The first listening session centered around feedback on the strategic plan will take place: •...

Step Up of St. Louis and St. Louis CRUSH hold community meeting on opioids

Step Up of St. Louis and St. Louis CRUSH hold community meeting on opioids

September 17, 2019

Step Up of St. Louis and St. Louis CRUSH will host an opioids community meeting from 5:30 to 9 p.m. at Lindbergh High School Thursday, Sept. 19. Community members and teenagers from all school districts and areas are invited. Lindbergh High School is located at 5000 S. Lindbergh Blvd. The event is p...

Charter Commission holds public forum this weekend in South County

Charter Commission holds public forum this weekend in South County

September 17, 2019

In an effort to “maintain transparency and increase public knowledge,” the St. Louis County Charter Commission will host a series of public forums: ● Wednesday, Sept. 18 at 6 p.m. in the County Council Chambers, 41 S. Central. ● Saturday, Sept. 21 at 1 p.m. at Jefferson Barracks Visitor’s...

Ethics town hall to examine St. Louis County government

Steve Stenger, right, and his lawyer Scott Rosenblum leave the Thomas F. Eagleton Courthouse in downtown St. Louis following Stenger's sentencing Friday, Aug. 9. Stenger was sentenced to 46 months in prison and will report Sept. 21. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

September 12, 2019

In light of recent ethical failures and broad cross-partisan momentum, a coalition of organizations is holding a town hall next week to urge St. Louis County public officials to take power away from special interests and big donors in government and give more power to voters. At the Ethics in STL...

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