Photos by Bill Milligan

Garden Club issues national beautification citations

The Mehlville Garden Club presented two local businesses and one local church with National Garden Club citations for beautification April 25. Attending the award presentations were Dottie Warren, Wanda Hults, Debbie Timmons, Jean Kovarik, Roby Schweppe and Tracy Colona. The club presented citations to Cracker Barrel restaurant, Meramec Bottom Road and Interstate 55; First Unity

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PHOTOS: The Steve Stenger era in St. Louis County

Steve Stenger, left, celebrates his Democratic primary victory Tuesday, along with, from left, Stenger’s wife Allison, their daughter Madeline Jane and Stenger’s legislative assistant Linda Henry. Photo by Gloria Lloyd. Former County Executive Steve Stenger pleaded guilty Friday to three counts of federal corruption: theft of honest services, bribery and mail fraud. He resigned April

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‘Carrying the Cross’ for Easter

Cornerstone Community Church of God, 2833 Telegraph Road, hosted a ‘Carrying the Cross’ event Saturday ahead of Easter this weekend. The church had three different sizes of crosses to carry so the whole family ‘could experience a little of what it must have been like for Jesus,’ the church said.  

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Mehlville Fire celebrates ‘Santa Saturday’

Pictured above with the jolly fat man are Liam Juelfs, 4, and his mother Sarah. Photo by Bill Milligan. It was all smiles at the Mehlville Fire Protection District’s No. 5 Engine House last week for the fire district’s annual ‘Santa Saturday’ event, in which youngsters could give their wishlists to Santa and Mrs. Claus,

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Crestwood holds ‘Coffee with a Cop’

Crestwood Police Department Sgt. Dion Olson, right, talks with Crestwood resident John Weis at the city’s ‘Coffee with a Cop’ event last week at the Crestwood Starbucks. The city has conducted the coffees for four years as a way to connect with the community and was one of the first departments in the region to

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