Prime Times

Monday, November 02, 2020
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Running up South Rock Hill Road in Webster Groves certainly pales in comparison to the famous “Heartbreak Hill” in the Boston Marathon, but it was the closest Paul Mollinger could come to simulating the race here at home.

The annual St. Louis Walk to End Alzheimer’s took place on Oct. 24, but differently than in years past. Instead of hosting a large gathering, the Alzheimer’s Association encouraged participants to walk as individuals or in small groups on sidewalks, tracks and trails across St. Louis.

At age 108, Opal “Opie” Otis has lived through two world wars, the Great Depression, the flu epidemic of 1917, and has witnessed the advance of technology from the advent of commercial air flight to today’s Smartphones and self-driving cars.

On Oct. 6, a Kirkwood woman received a phone call from her grandson, who said he caused a vehicle accident in Mexico. Later that day, she received a call from the victim’s attorney, who asked for compensation so her grandson could avoid criminal charges. Hoping to resolve the matter, the wom…