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Thursday, April 21
Spring Book Sale at Ferguson Library, 35 N. Florissant Rd. in Ferguson, April 21-23. Open 1-7:30 p.m. Thursday, 9 a.m.-5:30 Friday, and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday. Includes special interest military books and audio books. Sale held in Library auditorium. For more information, call 314-521-4663.
Little Creek Nature Area, the Ferguson-Florissant School District’s 97-acre nature preserve, will host an Earth Day celebration from 8 a.m. to noon. Saturday, April 23. The free event will be held at 2295 Dunn Road in Florissant and feature earth-friendly how-tos, hiking and outdoor family fun.
On Monday, April 25, at 7 p.m. the Florissant Police Department along with the National Council on Alcohol and Drug Addition (NCADA) St. Louis will host a town hall discussion on the heroin epidemic and prescription painkiller misuse that is affecting communities across the region. The event will be held at the James J. Eagan Civic Center Theatre, #1 Eagan Drive.
Hazelwood School District Revises
Budget, Retains PE, Band Programs
The Hazelwood School District has finalized its 2016-17 Budget Restructuring Plan retaining some of the cuts that had previously been announced. In the 2016-17 school year, the Hazelwood School District projected to face a $12.7 million shortfall. The original recommended budget restructuring efforts were projected to save the District approximately $6.6 million; reducing the deficit to approx. $6.1 million. Details came after Tuesday night’s school board meeting.
Florissant Hearings Held On
New Brew Pub, Club Fitness Expansion
By Carol Arnett
The Florissant City Council held four public hearings last week including two dealing with a new brew pub and acted on several bills.« Previous Entries