Archive for July 2018

St. Peters Roller hockey mecca

Roller hockey mecca St. Peters becomes the focus of the roller hockey world as thousands flock to U.S. Roller Hockey Championships By Brett Auten The St. Peters Rec-Plex will be the focal point of the roller hockey world. State Wars 14, the U.S. Roller Hockey Championships, will be held there for the third time in…

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Castlepoint Park Upgrades

Improving local parks Castlepoint Park gets upgrades thanks to an anonymous $10,000 donation By Charlotte Beard The St. Louis County Parks Foundation, under President Mark Ohlendorf, has added to the improvement of Castlepoint Park located at 2465 Baroness Drive in St. Louis. With the help of an anonymous $10,000 donation and in collaboration with the…

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Summer road construction

Summer road construction heats up Additional lanes coming to Route 364 highlight a busy season of improving roadways in St. Charles County By Brett Auten Single-lane roadways, flashing warning signs and miles of orange and white striped cones corralling barrel-chested workers.  Almost equally a part of this time of year as baseball and iced beverages…

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The Whitaker St. Louis Filmmakers Showcas

Big screen St. Louis The Whitaker St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase displays the talents of local artists By Charlotte Beard The Whitaker St. Louis Filmmakers Showcase will mark its 18th year for two weekends, July 13-15 and July 20-22. The showcase screens films that were written, directed, edited or produced by St. Louis residents or films…

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St. Charles County creek renamed

Honoring the past St. Charles County creek renamed for former slave and Civil War hero By Brett Auten However possible and by all means necessary, St. Charles County Executive Steve Ehlman wants Archer Alexander’s name to be remembered for generations. Last month, an obscure creek in St. Charles County formerly known as Tributary B was…

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