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Whether you’re a car enthusiast, a classics lover or you just enjoy cool fast cars, the Lewis & Clark Confluence Tower is the place to be Saturday, August 29, from 4 to 7 p.m. Guests are invited to bring their classic, antique or just plain cool car to the Tower for the first ever evening ‘Car Cruise In.’ It’s also okay to just savor the sight of awesome cars while enjoying a soda, hot dog and chips provided by the Friendship General Baptist Youth Group.
The St. Louis County Department of Public Health is strongly urging all residents to stay current with all recommended vaccinations as part of the observation of National Immunization Awareness Month this August.
The U.S. Department of Education has awarded St. Louis Community College (SLCC) over $3 million in funding for Student Support Services projects. The funds come from the department’s TRIO program, which provides opportunities for academic development, assists students with basic college requirements and works to motivate students to graduate.
I-270 Bridge Renovations in North County are Complete
The New Florissant Road and New Halls Ferry bridge renovations are now complete. All traffic lanes have returned to I-270 and traffic signals under the highway have been set back to original programming.
Thursday, Aug. 13
Blood Pressure Clinic at St. Catherine Retirement Community, 3350 St. Catherine Street, at 10:15 a.m. RSVP by calling 314-838-3877.
Friday, Aug. 14
The North County Gala from 7 to 10 p.m. at the James J. Eagan Center, in Florissant from 7 to 10 p.m. for senior citizens of North County. The 18-piece Sentimental Journey Dance Band will play. Attendance prizes and hors d’oeuvres. Tickets (resident or non-resident) are $15 and available at the Senior Office in Florissant City Hall. Call the Florissant Senior Office at 839-7605.
Story and photo by Erica R. Van Buren
Although the day ended with gunfire and stores being looted, the anniversary of Michael Brown’s death was also observed through peaceful events across the area, including Florissant. Some organizations offered free school supplies and some groups joined in peaceful marches.« Previous Entries Next Entries »