by Gloria Lloyd Without budget cuts, the Mehlville School District faces a projected budget deficit of $8 million next year, so district officials are looking to turn that ship around by cutting at least $4 million. » more
by Gloria Lloyd On the heels of an appellate court decision that upheld a $5.9 million judgment against the county last week, the county has settled a long-running lawsuit from three trash haulers who contend county officials did not follow state law when they set up trash districts in 2008. » more
Vincent nominates Wallach to serve as board president by Mike Anthony The Crestwood Board of Aldermen voted 6-2 last week to defeat a motion to remove Ward 4 Alderman Mike Tsichlis as board president. » more
Mehlville candidates respond to newspaper questionnaire by Mike Anthony First of two parts: Four candidates, including one incumbent, are vying for two seats on the Mehlville Board of Education in the April 7 election. » more
Board to hear presentations by PGAV, Houseal Lavigne by Mike Anthony The Crestwood Board of Aldermen voted unanimously last week to approve Mayor Gregg Roby’s appointments to the city’s Charter Review Commission. » more
Former Lindbergh High School student-athlete Scott Luczak is coming home.
The school’s new athletics director has lifelong ties to the Flyers family, including a successful high school career in soccer, baseball and basketball and a Scholar Athlete » more
Long Elementary School second-graders Ella Shelton, left, and Elizabeth Cleary, right, along with first-grader Sydney Thurmond, not pictured, skated to success at the recent Sweetheart Open skating competition at the Kennedy Recreation Center. » more
St. Louis Rams
Do you believe that plans announced Friday for a new, open-air football stadium on the St. Louis riverfront will convince the St. Louis Rams to remain here beyond 2015?
Spice up your holiday season by trying these tasty recipes
The Call’s annual Home for the Holidays Recipe Contest kicks off the beginning of the holiday season, and as in past years, readers offered no shortage of tasty concoctions. » more
Aldermen reject mayor's appointment of Hardy to seat by Gloria Lloyd Sunset Hills Mayor Mark Furrer plans to wait until after next month’s municipal election to fill a key expired seat on the Planning and Zoning Commission. » more