“Affton Gives Back” is this year’s theme for the annual Affton Community Days Parade.
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Friday, September 13, 2019
Sue Pihl, owner of Wolf’s Flower Shop, catty-corner from Affton Plaza and in the same building for more than 70 years, grew up in Affton.
Official sponsors of Affton Community Days 2019 Parade are Affton Plaza, Fred’s South County Auto Repair, Dill, Bamvakais & O’Keefe, P.C., Mercy Hospital South, Great Southern Bank, Harster Heating & Cooling, MB Health Insurance Consulting, J & J Construction & Remodeling, Af…
Riding in the lead convertible of the parade, which starts at 10 a.m., will be 2019 Parade Marshal John LoCascio along with his wife Frances and maybe a grandchild or two. The Affton Chamber of Commerce chose John for the honor because for 50 years he epitomized the small-town entrepreneur w…
Saturday, Sept. 7, was a fun day for Sunset Hills and Crestwood residents at the annual SunCrest Fest. Now in its second year, the event is meant to create bonds and share joy between the two neighbor cities. This year’s festivities featured a parade, live music, carnival games and food. Che…
The community of Affton stands out as a pleasant paradox. It is both amorphous and substantive.
Friday, September 06, 2019
Communities throughout the St. Louis area have come to mark the end of the pool season by welcoming dogs and their owners for one final swim. Sunset Hills held its “Dog Splash” event on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings, Sept. 3 and 4, at the municipal pool on West Watson Road.
Friday, August 30, 2019
Crestwood Community Resource Officer Dion Olson serves frozen treats to (from left) Elizabeth Eichholz, Samantha Donjon, Margo Lally, Kate Kulik, Clare Kenney and Bridget Wilke. The girls were among about 80 students at St. Justin Martyr School in Sunset Hills to enjoy a picnic in Crestwood …
Friday, August 09, 2019
Friday, August 02, 2019
The first “Slamapalooza” held in memory of the late Jim Slama, a longtime dedicated volunteer in the Affton community, raised roughly $3,000 toward scholarships for students attending Catholic high schools in the area.
Friday, July 26, 2019
Friday, July 19, 2019
On Thursday, July 25, participating DQ locations in the Greater St. Louis area will come together to raise funds for St. Louis Children’s Hospital and SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital.
The James J. Slama Scholarship Foundation is hosting “Slamapalooza 2019,” a fundraising event, on Saturday, July 27, in the Grove at the Holy Cross Academy/St. John Paul II campus, 7748 Mackenzie Road.