Lisa Clancy

Schools rule Call’s list of top 10 stories of the year

News Analysis  By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com You know it was a huge year for news when Lindbergh got tuition-free full-day kindergarten, St. Anthony’s Medical Center changed its name, Affton got a new precinct while Tower Tee closed and Fitz’s and The Shack announced they are coming — and those didn’t even make it

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County’s newest officials sworn in Jan. 1

    The new and returning officeholders in St. Louis County were set to be sworn in at noon Tuesday, Jan. 1 — after the Call went to press. In a change from tradition, the ceremony was set to happen outdoors at Memorial Plaza outside the county Administration Building and Police Department. County Executive Steve

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Two of south county’s three County Council representatives will be new starting Jan. 1

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Two of the three seats on the County Council that represent south county will get new legislators next year. Political newcomer Lisa Clancy of Maplewood defeated two-term incumbent 5th District Councilman Pat Dolan, D-Richmond Heights, for election in the Democratic primary Aug. 7. Since no Republican filed for the

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Election results: Stenger wins, McCulloch loses, right-to-work fails

Pictured above: County Executive Steve Stenger and his wife, Allison, at his victory party Tuesday night. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger narrowly won the Democratic primary Tuesday against challenger Mark Mantovani, but longtime county Prosecuting Attorney Robert McCulloch lost to challenger Wesley Bell in a shocking defeat after nearly

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Primary election results 2018: Stenger wins, McCulloch loses

Results from the election Tuesday, Aug. 7: Stay tuned to this page for election results, focused on the candidates you care about in south county. Absentee results are in! Voters in south county, and all across the state, decided if Missouri becomes the next “right-to-work” state. Read about Proposition A here. Proposition A – STATE – STATUTORY MEASURE

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Call Newspapers Election Guide: August 2018 primary election

Check out our voting tips and articles we sent out to our e-newsletter list Friday. To sign up to receive our OnCall e-newsletter, go to https://callnewspapers.com/newsletter/. Are you ready to vote Tuesday, Aug. 7? The Call’s website www.callnewspapers.com is where you’ll find breaking news leading up to the primary election and the results that night, focused on the candidates you

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Call makes endorsements for next week’s elections

The Call offers the following endorsements for the election Tuesday, Aug. 7. You can read the Call’s endorsement in the St. Louis County executive Democratic primary here. And last week, the Call urged voters to cast a “no” vote on the two amendments to the St. Louis County Charter that are on the ballot. To

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UPDATED: Dolan now faces single challenger Aug. 7; Burton drops out

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Editor’s note: The original version of this article appears in the Call’s Aug. 2 print edition in a different form. Burton dropped out after the Call went to press. Two-term incumbent 5th District County Councilman Pat Dolan, D-Richmond Heights, originally faced two challengers in next week’s election, both of

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