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An area veteran from Aberdeen Heights Senior Living facility in Kirkwood boards an "honor flight" on October 8, 2013. Photo via Aberdeen Heights Facebook page.

25 Local Veterans Leave For ‘Honor Flight’ to Washington

When they get there they’re expected to be greeted by lawmakers, including U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt, R-MO, but Korean War veteran Major Gen. Bill Branson is not impressed.

10/08/2013

Robert Renna stands along the Kirkwood train tracks where he was fined for collecting cans. September 27, 2013 (KMOX News/Kevin Killeen)

Webster Groves Man Collecting Cans Fights Trespassing Charge

“All I would like [the judge] to do is dismiss the citation, dismiss the fine,” Robert Renna says. He estimates the cans he was collecting that day were worth about six to nine dollars.

09/30/2013

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More Than 60 Speak at Kirkwood Education Forum

Nearly every speaker asked the House Interim Committee on Education to devote more money for the state’s schools.

09/24/2013

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Renewed Concerns for Residents Near Kirkwood Development

A move Thursday night by the Kirkwood City Council has those living near a proposed development concerned.

09/06/2013

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North County Parents Table School Transfers Suit

The Children’s Education Alliance of Missouri said Thursday that the five families mulling a suit against the Mehlville district have received suitable school assignments.

08/15/2013

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Riverview School Board Chooses Bus Company for Transfers

District Chief Financial Officer Ennis Moss says transportation will cost about $601,000 per year. He says it was a decision the district had to make quickly.

08/14/2013

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Classes Begin at Struggling Riverview Gardens District

More than 2,600 students decided to transfer from the unaccredited Riverview Gardens and Normandy districts to better-performing districts.

08/12/2013

Parents and teachers listen to Kirkwood school officials discuss transfer students on August 6, 2013.

Some Concerns, Much Support For Transfers in Kirkwood

Most parents were supportive of the plan, including resident John Davidson who handed Williams a $100 check to help the incoming students with transportation and other needs.

08/07/2013

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Lawsuits Threatened Against Mehlville, Kirkwood Districts

Both the NAACP and a small group of parents have planned lawsuits against the districts for turning down some students.

08/06/2013

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Brentwood Aldermen Vote Against Group Home

Boys Hope Girls Hope Director Brian Hipp said last night that the vote represented an “embarrassing day” for Brentwood.

08/06/2013

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