‘Dunkirk’: A Grim, Heroic, Surrealistic Spectacular

Fionn Whitehead as Tommy, a British private, awaits evacuation on the beach at Dunkirk.

Fionn Whitehead as Tommy, a British private, awaits evacuation on the beach at Dunkirk.

by Sandra Olmsted

Using a nonlinear style where time folds back and forth on itself, Dunkirk writer/director Christopher Nolan creates a subtle surrealism that embraces cinematic language brilliantly.

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Hawthorne Players brings musical comedy fairy tale to the stage

OnceUponMattress Hawthorne Players of Florissant will present the beloved musical comedy, “Once Upon a Mattress,” based on the fairy tale, “The Princess and the Pea,” at the Florissant Civic Center Theatre, located at Parker Rd. and Waterford Dr., this weekend and next.

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Mark Your Calendars!

mark your calendar logoThursday, July 27

   Meet and Greet Summer Social at DeSmet Retirement Community, 1425 N. New Florissant Road, at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments, live music. RSVP to 314-838-3811.

Friday, July 28

Chicken Dinner at Florissant Valley VFW Post 4105, located at 410 St. Francois from 4:00pm to 7:00 pm. All profits go to support Veterans. (314) 831-6121.

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3rd Annual Public Safety Citizens Academy Courses Begin Sept. 6

city of flor logo   Florissant Police Chief Timothy Lowery and Florissant Valley Fire Protection District Chief Scott Seppelt announced that their two agencies will be cohosting the third annual Public Safety Citizens Academy starting on Sept. 6.

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Annual North County Duck Races Scheduled for July 29 at Koch Park

2017-Duck-Race   The City of Florissant will once again sponsor the Mayor’s Race at the Famous Annual Greater North County Duck Races, which are scheduled to begin promptly at 10 a.m. on Saturday, July 29 at the Florissant Koch Park Aquatic Center’s Lazy River.

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McAlister’s Deli Opens in Florissant

mc alisters deli   Mayor Schneider has welcomed another new business to the City of Florissant. McAlister’s Deli held its grand opening Monday, July 17.

McAlister’s Deli is located at 2180 N. Lindbergh. Also present for the ribbon-cutting were Police Chief Tim Lowery, Councilman Tim Lee and Councilman Tommy Siam.

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