Halloween

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Pictured above: It was one of the coldest Halloweens in memory for St. Louis last week, but many students across the Lindbergh and Mehlville school districts had already tricked and treated at their schools’ trunk or treats. At the Crestwood Elementary trunk or treat, above, students Sasha Bucherich, Mia Bucherich, Ansley Stiening, Phoebe Kent, Cecilia

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Crestwood’s characters cast a spell

It was one of the coldest Halloweens in memory for St. Louis last week, but many students across the Lindbergh and Mehlville school districts had already tricked and treated at their schools’ trunk or treats. At the Crestwood Elementary trunk or treat, above, students Sasha Bucherich, Mia Bucherich, Ansley Stiening, Phoebe Kent, Cecilia Chace and

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Hallow-queens reign at South County trunk or treats

The Oct. 25 Blades Elementary trunk or treat saw an array of costumes this year, from a ‘mad scientist’ to a teacher’s Aladdin-themed family to the regal costumes of Ella Hassler and Madison Geiger, above. The annual trunk or treat had better weather than is expected for the official night of trick-or-treating and jokes this

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It’s Halloween time

A misty rain didn’t deter anyone as Blades Elementary students brought the tricks and a lineup of cars brought the treats to the school’s annual Trunk or Treat last week. Students dressed up as ghouls, ghosts, witches, chimpanzees, firefighters and princesses, and parents decorated their cars and handed out candy. Principal Jeremy Booker dressed as

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Spirits of Sappington House ‘return from the dead’ with help from Webster University students

Members of the public can see the spirits of Sappington House brought to life in the windows of Historic Sappington House Friday, Oct. 12 and Saturday, Oct. 13. Webster University students created the special-effect specters for the windows under the instruction of Associate Professor Aaron AuBuchon. “Webster’s film/television production students partnered with Sappington House costumed

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Oakville Elementary gets into Halloween spirit

Students, parents and staff at Oakville Elementary School got into the Halloween spirit at the school’s Monster Mash and Trunk or Treat despite some pretty nippy temperatures Friday night. Above, OES Principal Chad Dickemper looks a tad concerned as he’s confronted by some scary characters. The scary clowns are actually former OES students who returned

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