Kirkwood News

Deb Lavender challenges Koenig in 2020 race for Senate seat representing Sunset Hills

Pictured above, from left: Rep. Deb Lavender, D-Kirkwood, addresses the Tesson Ferry Democrat Organization at its September 2019 meeting. Photo by Erin Achenbach. Right: Sen. Andrew Koenig, R-Manchester, speaks at the Tesson Ferry Republican Club last summer. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.  By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com A current state legislator and physical therapist

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Open house held on Interstate 44 pedestrian bridge

The community is invited to provide public feedback on a new pedestrian bridge that will be built on the north side of the new westbound Interstate 44 bridge over the Meramec River. Project partners Great Rivers Greenway and the cities of Sunset Hills, Kirkwood and Fenton invite residents of the region to an open house

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Fitch set for new role as councilman

Pictured above: Tim Fitch speaks at a Republicans club meeting during his run for the St. Louis County Council. By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com Former St. Louis County Police Chief Tim Fitch will have a new role serving the public starting in January after winning the Nov. 6 election for the 3rd District seat

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Gallery: The Magic House hosts a ‘Slime-Filled Day of Fun’

Alex Ramos, pictured above, gets slimed in the slime booth that Nickelodeon brought with them to the Magic House. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. The Magic House partnered with the TV network Nickelodeon to put on a “Slime-Filled Day of Fun” for their visitors last month at Nipher Middle School in Kirkwood. The event was part

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Vianney earns state baseball title

The 2018 Vianney varsity baseball team, pictured above, poses with their 2018 state championship trophy. The St. John Vianney High School baseball team topped Hickman 8-2 in the Class 5 Missouri state championships earlier this month. The Griffins began the game trailing behind 0-2 after the first inning, but ended up topping Hickman 8-2 in the

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