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Laumeier Sculpture Park hosts 31st annual Art Fair and a music festival

Laumeier Sculpture Park hosts 31st annual Art Fair and a music festival

May 9, 2018

Laumeier Sculpture Park will host its 31st annual Art Fair Friday, May 11, Saturday, May 12 and Sunday, May 13, at the park, 12580 Rott Road in Sunset Hills. Admission is $10. More than 15,000 patrons typically attend the annual three-day event on Mother’s Day weekend featuring local food and bevera...

Three sets of triplets meet again, just in time for Cardinals Opening Day

Three sets of triplets meet again, just in time for Cardinals Opening Day

April 5, 2018

The Missouri Baptist Medical Center is celebrating the St. Louis Cardinals’ Opening Day by posting a photo of three sets of triplets born at the hospital in Cardinals gear — enough to field an entire baseball team. The three sets of triplets are: Reed, Knox and Finn, sons of Ben and Jessica Kennedy...

No opposition a sign citizens pleased with city, Fribis says

Sunset Hills Police Department

February 9, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com No one filed to run against first-term Sunset Hills Mayor Pat Fribis in the April 3 election, which she takes as a sign that residents are happy with how smoothly the city is running. Running unopposed for mayor is a “very interesting...

Call chronicles a decade of Most Misguided Quotes

Call chronicles a decade of Most Misguided Quotes

January 18, 2018

"Call the Tune" by Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com It’s hard to believe, but 10 years ago the Call published its first column of Most Misguided Quotes chronicling the most misguided, misinformed and misleading statements of the year. So looking back over the past 10 years, we’ve sel...

Candidate filing underway; Fribis to seek re-election in Sunset Hills

Candidate filing underway; Fribis to seek re-election in Sunset Hills

December 9, 2017

Staff Report Candidate filing began today for municipal offices and school board positions up for election April 3, and Sunset Hills Mayor Pat Fribis plans to seek a second term. Besides the Sunset Hills mayoral post, aldermanic seats in Crestwood, Green Park and Sunset Hills are up for election,...

Despotis files lawsuit against Sunset Hills over Court Drive

Despotis files lawsuit against Sunset Hills over Court Drive

November 28, 2017

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com The long-simmering dispute over how to develop Court Drive now is headed to a courtroom. Des Peres developer Dr. George Despotis sued the city last week over officials’ repeated denials of commercial rezoning for the various properties Despotis...

Ex-official’s videoconferencing ‘ineffective,’ ‘disruptive,’ ‘annoying’

July 18, 2017

Letter to the Editor To the editor: There is a reason why many legislative and municipal bodies — including the Missouri Legislature, the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives, St. Louis city, to name just a few — do not allow remote participation by videoconferencing or otherwise at their mee...

City’s residents have right to know who initiated suit

July 6, 2017

"Call the Tune" by Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com The Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen recently voted in closed session to authorize City Attorney Robert E. Jones to file a lawsuit against the owners of a property on Rayburn Avenue “to obtain judgment for payment of the city’s...

Call serves up the year’s Most Misguided Quotes

December 29, 2010

Originally Published on: 2010-12-29 "Call the Tune" by Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com Former Call staffer Burke Wasson a few years back began selecting gems uttered by elected officials and others throughout the course of a year and called them the Most Misguided Quotes o...

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