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The cities of Sunset Hills and Crestwood are holding the 2nd Annual SunCrest Fest on Saturday, Sept. 7, at Kitun Park. This comes on the heels of a very successful inaugural festival in 2018. Organizers are seeking sponsors for the 2019 event.
“Life is like an ice cream cone – you have to lick it one day at a time,” mused cartoonist Charles Schulz.
The Lindbergh High School Strolling Strings group, comprising 19 musicians, three chaperones and two directors, travelled to Washington, D.C., the first week in June. The group raised $25,000 through two trivia nights and other smaller events over the past two years to fund the trip.
Fifteen local charities have shared in the proceeds from the Concord Village Lions Club 2018 Memorial Golf Tournament held at Sunset Country Club last October. The event raised $28,800 to support Lions Club charities.
The annual Community Freedom Festival and Fireworks will be held in Kirkwood Park on July 4. The musical entertainment starts at 7 p.m. and the fireworks go off at dusk. Food trucks will be available for refreshments. This event is free and open to the public. Bring blankets or chairs. The r…
Twenty-six historic houses, museums and privately-owned homes have joined together to present the “Painting a Summertime Past” tour on Saturday, June 15, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Changes are coming fast to the revitalized Affton Plaza, located at Gravois and Mackenzie roads. New businesses, entrances, parking lot surfaces, sidewalks and landscaping are creating a fresh look and new energy for the Affton community.
The Sappington-Concord Historical Society will return to St. Lucas United Church of Christ this year to host the biggest, little annual Memorial Day celebration in South County.
Fenton Garden Club is looking for its 2019 “Garden of the Year.” Gardens should be located in the Fenton area. The award is given during the month of June.
The South County Times is once again sponsoring a “Pets & Their People” photo contest.