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Mehlville officials look to cut $4 million from 2015-2016 budget

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
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County agrees to pay $5.8 million to settle suit filed by trash haulers

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

Crestwood aldermen defeat motion to remove Tsichlis as president

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

Four candidates seeking two seats on Mehlville Board of Education

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

Charter panel appointees OK’d by Crestwood board

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

Convenience store with gas pumps proposed for site of former Johnny’s Market on Gravois

A convenience store with gas pumps and a car wash is being proposed for the site of the former Johnny’s Market at Gravois and Sappington roads. » more

Luczak returns to LHS as athletics director

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

Students shine in skating event

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?

Cochran named Lindbergh High principal

A Lindbergh veteran, nationally recognized educator and 2011 finalist for Missouri Teacher of the Year has been selected to be the next principal of Lindbergh High School. » more

Mehlville board to discuss 2015-2016 calendar next week

The Mehlville Board of Education is set to discuss proposals for the 2015-2016 school calendar when it meets next week, after postponing the discussion from its Feb. 19 meeting. » more

Oakville High School to offer Tiger Tot Program

The 2015 Tiger Tot Program at Oakville Senior High School, 5557 Milburn Road, will begin later this month. » more
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Pop up some wintertime fun

Often defined as a time of quiet hibernation, winter is, in fact, one of the busiest times of the year with frosty get-togethers prompted by skiing, skating and sledding. »» more

Stock these 10 pantry essentials for fast, healthful cooking

Stock your kitchen with these basic building blocks for a wide variety of good-for-you recipes that are quick and easy to create: » more

Readers whip up tasty concoctions for annual recipe contest

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

Furrer to wait until after election to fill chairman's seat on planning panel

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

Residents enjoy coffee with Crestwood mayor

Crestwood residents stopped by the city’s Government Center Friday morning for Mayor Gregg Roby’s first-ever "Coffee With the Mayor." » more

Students participate in PRISM/Science Fair

Students at Crestwood Elementary School recently participated in the PRISM/Science Fair. » more
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