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Stanley Cup champion 2019 Blues team will reunite tonight, virtually

The 2019 Stanley Cup-winning Blues reunite in this sneak preview released by the NHL.

April 8, 2020

The 2019 Stanley Cup champion St. Louis Blues team will reunite virtually tonight to commemorate the scheduled first day of the 2020 Stanley Cup playoffs, which are suspended due to the coronavirus. The National Hockey League is coordinating the reunion of current members of the defending 2019 S...

Top 10 Stories of the Year: Merger, Stenger and trolley place regionalism on St. Louis center stage

Top 10 Stories of the Year: Merger, Stenger and trolley place regionalism on St. Louis center stage

January 9, 2020

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com With the leaked news that nonprofit organization Better Together was proposing a sweeping city-county merger that would merge St. Louis County and St. Louis city into one new “megacity” that would be one of the largest cities in the nat...

Mabie sings the Blues: Bobby Plager comes to Crestwood to accept city resolution honoring Blues

The Crestwood Board of Aldermen meeting had some special guests last week,
as the city presented St. Louis Blues mascot Louie and Bob Plager, one of the franchise’s
first players, with a proclamation honoring the Blues and their Stanley Cupwinning
season. ‘The whole city of Crestwood was pulling for you, the whole St. Louis
region was pulling for you,’ said Mayor Grant Mabie, above left, as he presented
Louie and Plager with a copy of the proclamation at the Aug. 27 meeting.
Photo by Erin Achenbach. For more photos and an article, see Page 2A.

September 6, 2019

By Erin Achenbach Staff Reporter eachenbach@callnewspapers.com The Crestwood Board of Aldermen meeting had some special guests last week, as the city presented St. Louis Blues mascot Louie and Bob Plager, one of the franchise’s first players, with a proclamation honoring the Blues and their...

PHOTOS: Hometown hero visits hometown high school, baby

PHOTOS: Hometown hero visits hometown high school, baby

August 27, 2019

  Journalism students at Oakville High School landed a major-league interview in August when OHS alum and NHL player Pat Maroon sat down for an interview with Channel 97 News, the school’s news broadcast, on his year with the St. Louis Blues and winning the Stanley Cup. It was one of Maroo...

Porkchops in blue cheese is a tribute to the Blues

Porkchops in blue cheese is a tribute to the Blues

July 25, 2019

Around the Kitchen By Bill Milligan For the Call  I’ve been thinking about porkchops in a blue cheese sauce ever since I noticed it on the menu when my son took my wife and I out to a sports bar in Newtown, Connecticut, this summer after one of my grandson’s baseball games. I figured it’s time ...

Stanley Cup watch: Pat Maroon gets his day with the Cup this weekend

Former St. Louis Blues left wing and South County native Pat Maroon celebrates with fans along the Stanley Cup Parade route in downtown St. Louis Saturday, June 15, 2019. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

July 19, 2019

By Gloria Lloyd News Editor glorialloyd@callnewspapers.com The Stanley Cup is coming back to St. Louis, and Oakville native Pat Maroon will get his day with the Cup on Saturday. So far, no public events are scheduled for the Cup’s three-day stint in St. Louis, which started Friday when the plane ...

Cardinals host the Stanley Cup at Busch Stadium tonight

Cardinals host the Stanley Cup at Busch Stadium tonight

June 26, 2019

The St. Louis Cardinals have announced the Stanley Cup will make an appearance at Busch Stadium on Wednesday, June 26 when the team takes on the Oakland Athletics at 6:15 p.m. The Cardinals will celebrate the St. Louis Blues’ Stanley Cup victory by featuring the Cup with Blues players during prega...

Take our poll: Will the Stanley Cup come to South County?

Former St. Louis Blues left wing and South County native Pat Maroon celebrates with fans along the Stanley Cup Parade route in downtown St. Louis Saturday, June 15, 2019. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

June 24, 2019

St. Louis Blues left wing and South County native Pat Maroon celebrates with fans along the parade route in downtown St. Louis Saturday, June 15. Photo by Erin Achenbach.

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