June 24 the city of Florissant and Old Town Partners hosted a dedication ceremony to unveil the 22nd Walk Through History plaque honoring the late Frank and Josephine Korte. This is the first plaque to have two people named on it.
STLCC-Florissant Valley Hosts Event On Peace and Transformation
St. Louis Community College is seeking proposals from organizations, community members, citizens, artists and performers to participate September 18-19 in an event celebrating and promoting peace and community transformation in Ferguson and the surrounding communities. The deadline for submission is 5 p.m. July 10.
The Hazelwood School District (HSD) will begin enrollment for new students on Monday, July 6th for the 2015-2016 school year. Enrollment will continue throughout the summer. The first day of school is Monday, Aug. 10.
Nestled between an aerial arts studio (think trapeze and acrobats) and a music studio (think Pitbull and “The Voice”) is Spare No Rib, an American, Mexican, and Barbeque restaurant. In the Benton Park neighborhood known for Hodak’s and Blues City Deli, Spare No Rib shares the same parking lot as Hodak’s and isn’t what you’d expect from a neighborhood south city restaurant.
The Hazelwood School District (HSD) Board of Education selected Kimberly McKenzie as Director of Communications and Media Relations; and Teri Harding as the Director of Early Childhood Education.
Kimberly McKenzie joined HSD in 2013 as a communications and community relations specialist after working as Vice President, Public Relations and Communications for Citigroup’s Credit Cards division. She also served communication roles in the Fortune 500 Corporation over 15 years before coming to St. Louis.
Independence Day begins with a 10 a.m. parade from Paul Avenue and S. Florissant Road through Ferguson and ends with fireworks at January-Wabash Memorial Park, 501 N. Florissant Road. In-between there will be food, games, and a multitude of special events for the whole family. The theme for the 41st annual Ferguson celebration is Childhood Heroes.