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Spotlight On Affton
“Affton Gives Back” is this year’s theme for the annual Affton Community Days Parade.
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…
The community of Affton stands out as a pleasant paradox. It is both amorphous and substantive.