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‘From Sea to Shining Sea’ Concert by Northwinds Concert Band

Under the direction of Larry Marsh, Northwinds Concert Band will present a “Sunday at the Pops” concert on Oct. 22, at 3 p.m. at the Florissant Civic Center Theatre. The “From Sea to Shining Sea” concert will celebrate the landscapes of America, both in time and place and promises thrills and a wild ride for the audience.

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Pizza, Painting, and More . . . The Dining Divas Stay and Play Locally

by Lisa Kampeter

Lisa Kampeter

Lisa Kampeter

I’m always excited about our Dining Divas nights, but I was super excited for our last gathering. The girls all came to my house for a pizza and palette painting party. Pizza from one of Florissant’s finest long-time establishments and from one of Florissant’s newest restaurants…BJ’s and their neighbor in Old Town, Amore’s Pizza.

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MAYOR SCHNEIDER’S STATEMENT

Mayor Schneider Responds to

Municipal Court Issue, Letters

And Columnist’s Opinions

The legal matter involving my son that has been written about in the media is being handled by my son’s attorney, David Nauman. Mr. Nauman advises that he and my son endorsed Florissant Judge Dan Boyle’s desire to refer this case to St. Louis County, as did I.

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20th Annual Old Town Florissant Fall Festival is this Sunday Oct. 8

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All the activities at the Fall Festival are along rue St. Francois in Old Town

The 20th annual Old Town Fall Festival will be held Sunday, Oct. 8 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. this year. The festival is co-sponsored by Florissant Old Town Partners, City of Florissant, Missouri Arts Council, and the Regional Arts Council.

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Mayor Presents Proposed Budget to City Council

florissant gov building

By Carol Arnett

New Dollar General Not up to Code

Florissant Mayor Tom Schneider submitted his proposed budget to the city council at last week’s council meeting for council members to review and make any changes before voting on the budget at a future council meeting. The city’s fiscal year begins on Nov. 1.

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A BOOMER’S JOURNAL: Early TV: When the West Called My Name

by Tom Anselm

“From the clear blue of the Western sky comes… Sky King.”

The Title Credits of "Sky King" from youtube: .

The Title Credits of “Sky King” from youtube: <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d0KEblrgf0g>.

So went the opening line of one of the many shows with Western themes that populated the few channels of black-and-white television in the early days of that medium. Sky King caught criminals and found lost hikers from his twin-engine Cessna ‘The Songbird’ out of his Flying Crown Ranch, along with niece Penny and nephew Clipper. How about that for an adventure-packed weekly plot?

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