Caroline Young and her family organized a community food drive on Aug. 1 at Kirkwood High School to find out if one family could make a difference during the pandemic.

The City of Kirkwood is participating in the Creative Communities Art Alliance Sculpture on the Move program. Through this program, sculptures are installed in cities for two years, after which they may be purchased, removed by the artist, or submitted to be redrawn and moved to another city.

COVID-19 didn't stop Webster Groves from celebrating the 4th of July this year! Though the annual parade was canceled due to health concerns, the city got creative with the advent of a "reverse parade."

Sometimes called the "Popsicle Parade," the Kirkwood Kids' Parade rolled on this year despite the pandemic! Kids were required to wear a mask and practice social distancing, but still decorated their bikes, scooters, wagons, mini motorized "cars" and then hit the streets on July 4, 2020. The…

Recently, 130 households in the Meacham Park neighborhood received free Mexican food, thanks to a partnership between Amigos Cantina, the Crown Royal Motorcycle club and the Meacham Park Neighborhood Improvement Association.

A look back through the years from the Webster Groves Community Days programs that have been published in the Webster-Kirkwood Times!

Bethesda Southgate hosted a Father’s Day Car Parade for their residents and their loved ones on Saturday, June 20. Residents sat out front of the community along the sidewalk — socially-distanced, of course! Their loved ones were invited to decorate their cars and drive by to wish their fath…

On New Ballas Road in Des Peres, there's a special spot that will brighten the day of passersby, even during a global pandemic.

Since May 25, when George Floyd was killed by a police officer in Minnesota, America has been in a state of unrest. Protests in all 50 states continue daily to draw attention to issues of police brutality and the unfair and often fatal treatment of black citizens.

There will be no Fair St. Louis this year due to COVID-19, but organizers of the beloved annual Fourth of July event are still finding ways to make an impact in the city.

The Custard Station in Kirkwood reopened this week to the great relief of ice cream fans across the area. Times photographer Diana Linsley captured these sweet moments on opening day, Wednesday, May 20. 

On Wednesday, May 20, St. Joseph’s Academy faculty, staff, former faculty, family, neighbors and friends came together for a surprise police and fire truck-led parade for Glendale resident LuAnn Worrall.

Peggy Lavender, who dedicated 33 years of her life working at Webster Child Care Center, will soon be retiring to the mountains of Colorado. A full-time teacher who later became a music teacher, her sing-a-longs will be greatly missed.

Metro Mayors of St. Louis is partnered with the St. Louis Area Foodbank for city-wide food donation drives in Webster Groves and Kirkwood on Saturday, May 9.

Congratulations, Nerinx Hall High School graduates! Though the class of 2020 had to skip its traditional graduation ceremony due to COVID-19, that didn't stop them from celebrating their achievement!

The majority of St. Louis County parks and trails reopened on Tuesday, April 28.Thirty-three of the county parks reopened, but 21 still remain closed. At the parks that are reopening, there are still social distancing guidelines in place and the county is taking several steps to keep the par…

"Stand Up At 7." Kirkwood residents Susie and Rick Randall, whose daughter is an emergency room nurse, go outside every evening at 7 p.m. to show their support and salute health care workers fighting on the frontlines of the coronavirus pandemic. Rick painted a nurse wearing a pair of boxing…

The Gathering (Webster Groves) hosted a food drive on Saturday, April 25, and Sunday, April 26, to benefit LifeWise STL (formerly Kingdom House) at its new Webster church site, located at 921 Edgar Road.

Signs of Love & Hope can be seen all around our communities! Times reporter Jaime Mowers saw these messages of hope and love in the yards of homes on West Glendale Road in Webster Groves on Wednesday morning, April 22.

Times photographer Ursula Ruhl captured these moments as people — and their pets — were enjoying the beautiful weather in Blackburn Park in Webster Groves this morning! 

Times photographer Diana Linsley recently captured these colorful plants and flowers on the trails in Kirkwood Park! They include Pink Dogwoods, May Apples, Trilliun, Dutchman's Breeches, Spring Beauty and the flower of a Maple Tree.

Parishioners from St. Peter Catholic Church in Kirkwood wanted to do something to show their priests and deacons how much they are loved and missed during the COVID-19 outbreak. With just a day's notice, parishioners spread the word and organized a surprise drive-by parade on Easter Sunday, …