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The Shack backs out of a site by Fitz’s

The Shack backs out of a site by Fitz’s

June 14, 2019

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com South County fans of The Shack, a popular breakfast and brunch restaurant with five locations in the St. Louis region, may be disappointed to learn that it will not yet be opening up its sixth location in South County, after it was previo...

Bowling alley, arcade entertainment complex coming to South County Center mall

South County Center mall as seen in summer 2018. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer.

May 14, 2019

South County Center mall as seen in summer 2018. Photo by Jessica Belle Kramer. A 50,000-square-foot bowling alley, karaoke and arcade entertainment complex is coming to South County Center mall. CBL Properties announced Tuesday it is opening two locations of Round1 Bowling & Amusement, a Japan-...

Keller Plaza 8 movie theater in south county closes

Keller Plaza 8 movie theater in south county closes

December 20, 2018

Photo courtesy of Google Maps. The Keller Plaza 8 Cine, the “dollar theater” that was a fixture of many south countians’ childhoods, closed suddenly Wednesday. The eight-screen theater was located next to the St. Louis County Government Center South and Sam’s Club at 4572 Lemay Ferry Road in...

Mercy South breaks ground on new cancer center named for Sindelar

Pictured above: A rendering of the new Mercy South Sindelar Cancer Center, with its new name, that was unveiled last week.

October 7, 2018

Mercy Hospital South — the former St. Anthony’s Medical Center — celebrated the groundbreaking of its new cancer center last week by announcing the center will be named in honor of David M. Sindelar. The David M. Sindelar Cancer Center will be a standalone comprehensive cancer care facility on the Mer...

New developer unveils plan for Crestwood mall site: ‘Crestwood City Center’

The rendering for the plaza for the now scrapped Crestwood City Center.

By Gloria Lloyd, News Editor

October 4, 2018

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com Real-estate brokers lined up Wednesday at the old Crestwood mall site to get the first look at Walpert Properties’ new redevelopment plan for the site, which it’s calling “Crestwood City Center.” Walpert proposes a high-density mi...

Crestwood planner tells panel he’s puzzled by lack of development at mall location

Crestwood planner tells panel he’s puzzled by lack of development at mall location

February 1, 2018

By Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com A planning consultant for the city of Crestwood said that he’s puzzled about the lack of activity at the former Crestwood Plaza location, as the owner had all the right ingredients in place for the site’s redevelopment. Peckham Guyton...

Consultant outlines his vision of the future of retail industry

The demolished Crestwood Plaza.

January 31, 2018

By Mike Anthony Executive Editor news1@callnewspapers.com A longtime planning consultant for the city of Crestwood last week outlined his vision of the future of the retail industry to the city’s Economic Development Commission. Peckham Guyton Albers & Viets Vice President John Brancaglione,...

Southwest Regional Economic Summit slated; deadline to sign up today

Southwest Regional Economic Summit slated; deadline to sign up today

October 13, 2017

The Crestwood/Sunset Hills, Fenton Area and Kirkwood-Des Peres Area chambers of commerce have again partnered for the Southwest Regional Economic Summit that will take place from 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 18, at Sunset Country Club, 9555 S. Geyer Road. “As the area formulates its economic development...

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