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Sunset Hills Police Urge Awareness After Toys R Us Carjacking

2 suspects still at large following Dec. 3 crime

by Jaime Mowers
Police are asking for the public's help in finding two male suspects who carjacked a man in the parking lot of the Toys R Us in Sunset Hills on Sunday, Dec. 3.

Brush Fire Prompts Evacuation At Epworth In Webster Groves

Firefighters in Webster Groves and Glendale just after 2 p.m. Monday responded to a brush fire along the Union Pacific railroad tracks near North Elm Avenue, adjacent to Epworth Children and Family Services.

A Tree Lighting In Shrewsbury

City kicks off Christmas season with annual tree lighting ceremony

A picturesque full moon partially hidden behind clouds lingers over the Shrewsbury Police Station where a crowd gathered for the city's annual tree lighting ceremony and the arrival of Santa Claus.

Former YMCA Site Rezoned For Apts.

Webster Groves City Council endorses 3-story apartment building at 226 E. Lockwood Ave.

by Mary Shapiro
With supporters saying the project will shore up the city's tax rolls and opponents insisting it violates the city's comprehensive plan, the Webster Groves City Council on Dec. 5 voted to rezone the former YMCA site to make way for a three-story luxury apartment complex.

New Glendale Trash Contract OK'd With Allied

Allied Services has provided trash pickup to city since 2006

by Mary Shapiro
The Glendale Board of Aldermen on Dec. 4 approved an updated trash hauling and recycling contract with Allied Services (doing business as Republic Services). The new contract calls for an increase in residential rates in future years but not in 2018.

Chesterfield Must Continue To Share Sales Tax Revenues

by Kevin Murphy
A Missouri judge has ruled against the city of Chesterfield and its claim that the system for distributing sales tax in St. Louis County is unconstitutional.

Woman Charged After Striking Worker With Her Vehicle

by Jaime Mowers
An Affton woman has been charged with assault after hitting a construction worker who signaled her to stop on Edgar Road and East Jackson Road in Webster Groves on Monday morning.

Shrewsbury Receives Budget Award

The City of Shrewsbury has received the Government Finance Officers Association's Distinguished Budget Presentation Award.

St. Peter Class Of '67 Reunion

The graduating class of 1967 from St. Peter Elementary School in Kirkwood recently held its 50th reunion.

UM Extension Candidates Sought

Nomination deadline is Friday, Dec. 15

Nominations are being accepted for the January 2018 election to the University of Missouri Extension Council of St. Louis County.

Flu Hitting Missouri Hard

The 2017-2018 flu season is off to an early start in Missouri. As of Nov. 25, there were 1,545 cases of the flu reported to the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services, compared to 379 cases reported at the same time last year.

Prosecutors Will Not Seek Death Sentence For Man Accused Of Killing Police Officer Blake Snyder

St. Louis County Prosecutor Robert McCulloch announced Friday, Dec. 8, that his office will not seek the death sentence for the man accused of killing St. Louis County Police Officer Blake Snyder.

Prop P Funds To Help Boost Sunset Hills Police Salaries

Study shows added money will bring officer pay in line with peers

by Joe Leicht
Just over half of the anticipated new revenues from Proposition P should enable Sunset Hills to bring its police officers' salaries in line with their peers across the St. Louis metro area, according to a study commissioned by the board of aldermen and presented at a Nov. 28 work session.

Fenton Family Escapes House Fire Thanks To Policeman

Officer Michael Clinton honored Nov. 20

by Julie Brown Patton
One local family is alive to celebrate the holiday season because a fire during the wee hours at their Fenton home caught the attention of an alert police officer who jumped from his vehicle to ensure the sleeping residents got out safely.

2nd Dedicated County Patrol Officer Added In Green Park

Salary would come from Prop P revenue

by Joe Leicht
Starting this week, the streets of Green Park will have twice the police presence they have had to date thanks to Proposition P and the will of Mayor Bob Reinagel and the board of aldermen.

South County Times Contest Winner Named

Affton resident wins gift certificate to Tucker's Place

Sarah Torode of Affton is the winner of the recent South County Times Experience South County readers' contest published Nov. 3. She chose a $100 gift certificate to Tucker's Place as her prize.

Councilman Terry Crow Kicks Off Campaign For Mayor Of University City

Mayor Shelley Welsch not commenting on a run for re-election

by Margaret Gillerman
University City Councilman Terry Crow has kicked off his campaign to try to replace two-term mayor Shelley Welsch.

Residential, Retail Projects Continue To Multiply In Central West End

New developments, businesses on the rise

by Charles Bolinger
The Central West End continues to percolate with construction projects and new businesses. Plenty of retail and residential construction is either underway or planned.

Residents Lose Appeal Over Maryland School Green Space In Clayton

by Mitch Schneider
After several weeks of discussion, the Clayton Board of Aldermen on Nov. 28 denied an appeal from residents to reverse an earlier decision regarding Centene Corporation and its plan to redevelop the former Maryland School property.
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