Community News

Police Search For Suspects In Armed Robberies In Kirkwood, South County

Police are searching for two suspects who committed armed robberies at convenience stores in Kirkwood and South County early Thursday morning.

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Recent Features From The Times & Word Newspapers

Celebrating The Legacy Of John Steinbeck

You may know the old Route 66 of motels, fast-food joints, gas pumps and roadway vacations. Opera Theatre of St. Louis wants you to know about a very different Route 66 of poverty, depression, labor strife and disaster.

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Art For Public Spaces

The name "Pieta" - associated with the Virgin Mary and Jesus - evokes pity, empathy, love. A Polish artist who spent time recently working with students at St. Louis Community College-Meramec hopes campus visitors feel those sentiments when seeing his sculpture, placed permanently on the east lawn.

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38 Homes Planned For Part Of Our Redeemer Cemetery

The St. Louis County Planning Commission on May 1 is expected to render its decision on a proposed 38-home subdivision in Affton.

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More Community News

Condos Coming To Kirkwood

After more than a year's wait, the Kirkwood City Council on April 20 approved a final development plan for a 3.5-story, 37,000 square-foot, 12-unit luxury condominium development at 201 S. Kirkwood Road, directly across Madison Avenue from city hall.

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Kirkwood Council Faces First Test Of Site Plan Policy

The Kirkwood City Council on April 6 faced the first test of its new, self-conferred, power of review over site plans for ordinary rezonings (as opposed to its usual authority over plans associated with petitions for special use permits).

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Good Fiscal Future Projected For Webster School District

The Webster Groves School District budget is in good shape for at least three years.

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Community Spotlight

"Bowser, Lewis & McCall" A Teen Talent Crowd Favorite

On Saturday, April 8, 17 metro area high school acts poured their hearts and souls out on stage at the St. Louis Teen Talent Competition Finals at The Fabulous Fox Theatre.

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Columnists

Earth Day Never Ends

This has been an Earth Day Month. From the very beginning to the very end of April, there have been so many notable events to remind us how to become better stewards of the planet.

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The Correct Way To Overshare

Today I have a message for expectant and new mothers, and anyone else who might be inclined to, let's say, share more information about a subject than regular people wish to hear.

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War Centennials Bring Multi-Dimensional Stories

I happened to catch a couple of the "American Experience: The Great War" episodes last week. I have no need for cable TV so long as my rabbit ears pull in the Nine Network of Public Media.

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Local Election Coverage

APRIL 4 ELECTION RESULTS - St. Louis City

Following are the results of the April 4 election in St. Louis City:

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Times Sports

High School Scoreboard - Published April 28, 2017

Baseball Tuesday, April 25: Vianney 5 - De Smet 2 Lindbergh 12 - Mehlville 0 Girls Soccer Tuesday, April 25: Third Annual Meg Herndon Memorial Webster Groves 3 - Triad 0 Monday, April 24: Eureka 4 - Cor Jesu 0 Boys Volleyball Tuesday, April 25: Kirkwood 2 - Ritenour 0 Affton 2 - Parkway North 0 Water Polo Tuesday, April 25: Kirkwood 23 - Rockwood Summit 2 Monday, April 24: Lindbergh 14 - CBC 2 Boys Lacrosse Tuesday, April 25: Eureka 16 - Lindbergh 7 Monday, April 24: Webster Groves 11 - Fort Zumwalt 5 Girls Lacrosse Tuesday, April 25: Kirkwood 16 - Marquette 12 Sunday, April 23: Braveheart Tournament in Louisville, Ky.

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Nerinx Edges Out Webster In Overtime

The Webster Groves High School girls soccer team held a 2-1 lead late in regulation play during the game against neighborhood rival Nerinx Hall, but the Markers hit the "Winter Season" to secure an overtime victory in what's known as "The Battle of Big Bend" on April 22.

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Upcoming Games

Kirkwood Upcoming Baseball - April 28 vs. Webster Groves, 7 p.m., at Ballwin Athletic Association Girls Soccer - April 28 at Fox, 6 p.

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