Phone: (314) 843-0102
Fax: (314) 843-0508
flag image
August 16, 2017

Call Newspapers to celebrate its 28th anniversary with soon-to-come new website

New website will offer enhanced features

Every year, Call Newspapers celebrates its own anniversary by also celebrating the anniversaries of the businesses throughout south county that have kept the newspaper in business since 1989....more >>
August 09, 2017

Planning panel recommends denial of Despotis' Court Drive proposal

Eight residents urge panel to reject Despotis' proposal

The Sunset Hills Planning and Zoning Commission voted last week to recommend the Board of Aldermen deny a proposal to construct attached homes and rezone 1.22 acres as commercial near Court Drive....more >>
July 26, 2017

New Court Drive plan proposed by Despotis

Planning commission to eye Court Drive plan next week

A plan to build attached houses and rezone a section of Court Drive in Sunset Hills as commercial appeared to die when its developer pulled out of the St. Louis market, but it's back....more >>
July 19, 2017

Panel recommends OK of McManus zoning request

McManus' proposal treated like any other, Trakas says

The county Planning Commission voted last week to recommend the County Council approve a construction company's amended rezoning request to move to the former Tee Time Family Fun Center on Lemay Ferry Road....more >>
July 12, 2017

WEB EXCLUSIVE UPDATE: Planning panel again approves McManus zoning request

Amended petition submitted to panel by business owner

A construction company's bid to move from Affton to Oakville faced a key milestone in county zoning this week, as the county Planning Commission recommended zoning approval for McManus Construction Co. a third time Monday....more >>
July 05, 2017

Board unanimously rejects measure approving firm's request to modify landscaping plan

Aldermanic president urges board to reject owner's plan

The Crestwood Board of Aldermen voted unanimously last week to reject the first reading of an ordinance approving a company's request to modify an existing landscaping plan....more >>
July 05, 2017

Oakville company's apprentices win first place in national competition

Top-tier Boeing supplier R&S Machining Inc. of Oakville recently had three apprentices capture first place in the National Institute for Metalworking Skills Competition in Louisville, Ky. Matthew Roderick, Patrick McDermott and Peter Prombo-Cates represented the state of Missouri in the challenging competition — the first time company machinists had participated in the event in the company's history. The competition was long and difficult, but these three young men won first place to bring home gold medals to the Show-Me State. The first-place winners from R&S Machining Inc. are recent graduates of Ranken Technical College in St. Louis, holding degrees in precision machining technology. Thirty-four teams from 20 states throughout the nation participated in the competition. Machinists had six hours to model, program, set up, machine and inspect three parts with six different operations on them....more >>
June 28, 2017

Public hearing set on Crestwood company's request to modify existing landscaping plan

Nearby residents voice their concerns about company's landscaping proposal

The Crestwood Board of Aldermen planned to conduct a public hearing earlier this week on a company's request to modify an existing landscaping plan....more >>
June 21, 2017

Friendship Village gains new compliance officer

Sheldon-Krieger tapped to serve by governing board

Increasing its move toward local management, the Friendship Villages' board of directors recently announced the hiring of a new compliance officer for both communities....more >>
June 14, 2017

Construction firm's move still on hold

'... Process of good government in District 6 is working,' Trakas says

McManus Construction's proposed move to the former Tee Time Family Fun Center is on hold, and 6th District County Councilman Ernie Trakas, R-Oakville, may send the project back to the county Planning Commission....more >>
Type in your zip code and click "Go" to get your 7-day forecast.