Creve Coeur http://news.stlpublicradio.org en State Appeals Court Hears Trio Of Red Light Camera Cases http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/state-appeals-court-hears-trio-red-light-camera-cases <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Missouri Court of Appeals heard oral arguments today in constitutional challenges to three red light camera ordinances in the St. Louis area.</span></p> Thu, 07 Mar 2013 01:00:48 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 9958 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org State Appeals Court Hears Trio Of Red Light Camera Cases Mo. appeals court upholds Creve Coeur red-light camera fines http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-appeals-court-upholds-creve-coeur-red-light-camera-fines <p>A Missouri appeals court has upheld an ordinance in the suburban St. Louis city of Creve Coeur that imposes a $100 fine when cameras catch vehicles running red lights.</p><p>The Eastern District appeals court on Tuesday rejected an argument that the Creve Coeur ordinance violates due process rights by ticketing a vehicle&#39;s owner without knowing if the owner was driving when the vehicle ran a red light.</p> Tue, 25 Oct 2011 16:46:01 +0000 The Associated Press 2318 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. appeals court upholds Creve Coeur red-light camera fines St. Louis suburbs move to control deer numbers using sharpshooting, bow hunting http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/st-louis-suburbs-move-control-deer-numbers-using-sharpshooting-bow-hunting <p>Officials in two suburbs of St. Louis have approved policies to control the deer populations.</p><p>Aldermen in the St. Louis County community of Town and Country voted 7-1 Monday for a six-month sharpshooting program. The <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/article_3e20938d-2309-5dc4-86ef-aa8684274379.html">St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports</a> the contract will go to White Buffalo Inc., the deer management firm that performed euthanasia and sterilization under previous city contracts.</p> Tue, 11 Oct 2011 20:55:28 +0000 The Associated Press 2227 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org St. Louis suburbs move to control deer numbers using sharpshooting, bow hunting Chesterfield, other St. Louis areas named in Mo. "Top Ten Towns" list http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/chesterfield-other-st-louis-areas-named-mo-top-ten-towns-list <p><a href="http://www.chesterfield.mo.us/">Chesterfield</a> has been named among the top-ten towns in the state by <a href="http://www.missourilife.com/Missouri-Life/February-2011/Top-Ten-Towns/">Missouri Life magazine</a>.</p><p><a href="http://www.joplinmo.org/">Joplin</a> was listed as the number one town, and was closely followed by Chesterfield, which ranked second.</p> Mon, 14 Feb 2011 22:05:07 +0000 Ettie Berneking 529 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Chesterfield, other St. Louis areas named in Mo. "Top Ten Towns" list Smurfit-Stone to be acquired by RockTenn for $3.5 billion http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/smurfit-stone-be-acquired-rocktenn-35-billion <p><strong>UPDATE: 3:30 p.m. Jan. 24, 2011</strong></p><p>The <a href="http://www.bizjournals.com/stlouis/news/2011/01/24/creve-coeur-to-lose-smurfit-stone-hq.html?ed=2011-01-24&amp;s=article_du&amp;ana=e_du_pub">St. Louis Business Journal reports </a>that Smurfit-Stone will lose its dual headquarters of in Creve Coeur, Mo. and Chicago when it is acquired by RockTenn.</p><p>The new combined company will be based out of RockTenn’s headquarters in Norcross, Ga., the Business Journal reports.</p> Mon, 24 Jan 2011 15:29:55 +0000 Kelsey Proud 376 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Smurfit-Stone to be acquired by RockTenn for $3.5 billion Temple Emanuel photography exhibit highlights Albania, living with "besa" or "word of honor" http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/temple-emanuel-photography-exhibit-highlights-albania-living-besa-or-word-honor <p><object height="300" width="400"><param name="flashvars" value="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2F&amp;set_id=72157625617518516&amp;jump_to=" /><param name="movie" value="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649" /><param name="allowFullScreen" value="true" /><embed allowfullscreen="true" flashvars="offsite=true&amp;lang=en-us&amp;page_show_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2Fshow%2F&amp;page_show_back_url=%2Fphotos%2F52279412%40N08%2Fsets%2F72157625617518516%2F&amp;set_id=72157625617518516&amp;jump_to=" height="300" src="http://www.flickr.com/apps/slideshow/show.swf?v=71649" type="application/x-shockwave-flash" width="400"></embed></object></p><p><a href="http://www.testl.org/"><ins cite="mailto:chaching" datetime="2010-12-07T14:56">T</ins>emple Emanuel</a>, a reform Jewish Synagogue in Creve Coeur, is currently hosting <a href="http://eyecontactfoundation.org/">an exhibition</a> of black and white portraits of Albanian Muslims. The men and women in the photographs helped save the lives of nearly 2,000 Jews who fled to <a href="http://www.albaniantourism.com/">Albania</a> during WWII. David Weinberg tells the story of a place where something called &quot;besa&quot; or &ldquo;word of honor&rdquo; is a way of life.</p><p> Fri, 17 Dec 2010 16:04:41 +0000 David Weinberg 146 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org