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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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No opposition a sign citizens pleased with city, Fribis says

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 and fulfilling situation to be in,” Fribis

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Energy efficiency endorsed by Sunset Hills aldermen

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com With another measure passed last week, Sunset Hills officials hope to make city buildings more energy-efficient through a 20-year performance contract that would fund upgrades with money guaranteed to be saved through energy efficiency. The board has not entered into a contract yet, but voted unanimously to sign a

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Sunset Hills aldermen reject seeking grant for waterslide

By Gloria Lloyd Staff Reporter news3@callnewspapers.com The idea excited officials who oversee the Sunset Hills Aquatic Center, but the first stand-up waterslide in the country does not appear to be coming to south county. The Sunset Hills Board of Aldermen voted 4-3 last week to reject a plan to partner with Grantwood Village and apply

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