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‘Get your kicks riding Route 66’ set to be a Moonlight Ramble-like ride

'Get your kicks riding Route 66' set to be a Moonlight Ramble-like ride

October 3, 2018

Sunset Hills officials are urging bike riders to “get your kicks biking Route 66” with a Moonlight Ramble-like night bike ride along the famous highway. The city will be hosting its first-ever Route 66 Bike Cruise from 10 p.m. to midnight Friday, Oct. 5. Bicyclists will ride along a portion of Ro...

Sunset Hills officials will vote next week on plan for Econo Lodge site

Sunset Hills Mayor Pat Fribis. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

October 3, 2018

Sunset Hills Mayor Pat Fribis. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com A gas station and luxury car wash proposed at the site of the former Econo Lodge in Sunset Hills poses the tricky question of whether to approve a development over neighbors...

Sunset Hills and Crestwood debut new ‘SunCrest Fest’ this Saturday

Sunset Hills and Crestwood debut new ‘SunCrest Fest’ this Saturday

September 21, 2018

The cities of Sunset Hills and Crestwood are introducing the SunCrest Fest this year, a joint festival celebrating both cities. The event takes place from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 at Kitun Park at 12343 Eddie and Park Road next to Truman Middle School in Sunset Hills. It will be an...

Sunset Hills to revisit issue of basketball hoops on a street on Meadowglen Lane

Sunset Hills to revisit issue of basketball hoops on a street on Meadowglen Lane

August 9, 2018

The basketball hoops on Meadowglen Lane are pictured above By EMILY KLEIN Staff Reporter Adults these days are usually elated to see children playing outside rather than cooped up inside playing video games, but neighborhood children may have to find a new place to play basketball unless the Sunse...

Sunset Hills agrees storage facility can house RVs on Watson

Sunset Hills Police Department

June 28, 2018

By Emily Klein Staff Reporter emilyklein@callnewspapers.com The Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen voted last week to allow recreational vehicles to be stored at a storage facility on Watson Road. After a lengthy discussion between the board and property owner Beau Reinberg, owner of Extra Space Storage at...

Fribis nixes building church in office park

June 21, 2018

By Emily Klein Staff Reporter emilyklein@callnewspapers.com A plan to build a church in a Sunset Hills office park was denied by the Board of Aldermen in a surprise tie-breaking vote last week. Mayor Pat Fribis broke a tie June 12 to deny an amended development plan for Jubilee Church to build ...

Basketball hoops on Sunset Hills street have to go unless law changes

Basketball hoops on Sunset Hills street have to go unless law changes

June 19, 2018

By Emily Klein Staff Reporter emilyklein@callnewspapers.com In a time when children are increasingly less likely to play outside, two basketball hoops on a neighborhood street in Sunset Hills are causing a stir with the city. The basketball hoops on opposite sides of the street on Meadowglen Lane sit ...

Friendship Village breaks ground on new apartments set to launch in 2020

C.E.O. of FV Services, Inc. and Dorris Brown pose in front of the 40 Years of Friendship sign. Brown is holding a photo from her appearance at the first groundbreaking event in 1978. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

June 17, 2018

C.E.O. of FV Services, Inc. Terry Walsh and Doris Brown pose in front of the "40 Years of Friendship" sign. Brown is holding a photo from her appearance at the first groundbreaking event in 1978. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. By Jessica Belle Kramer For the Call Friendship Village held a groundbreaking ceremony last week to publicize con...

Sunset Hills and Crestwood debut new SunCrest Fest this September

Sunset Hills and Crestwood debut new SunCrest Fest this September

June 14, 2018

The cities of Sunset Hills and Crestwood are introducing the SunCrest Fest this year, a joint festival celebrating both cities. The event takes place from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018 at Kitun Park at 12343 Eddie and Park Road in Sunset Hills. It will be an old-school carnival with fes...

Crestwood rejects Sunset Hills bike ride on Route 66

Crestwood City Hall

May 31, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com What seemed to be a thriving partnership between Sunset Hills and Crestwood could hit the skids over a night bicycle ride similar to the Moonlight Ramble that the cities were set to host in connection with their joint festival SunCrest F...

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