Valley Park http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Morning headlines: Friday, July 27, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-friday-july-27-2012 <p>Good morning. Here are your starting headlines today:</p><p><strong>Valley Park mayor resigns</strong></p><p></p><p>The embattled mayor of Valley Park has resigned. Nathan Grellner stepped down as the top official in the St. Louis County town on Thursday, submitting a written letter of resignation. Grellner has been under fire for questionable spending with a city credit card, for missing nearly every meeting since February, and for his arrest on suspicion of driving under the influence in a neighboring town in June.</p> Fri, 27 Jul 2012 14:39:02 +0000 Julie Bierach, Illinois Public Radio & Joseph Leahy 4195 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines: Friday, July 27, 2012 Morning headlines - Friday, July 6, 2012 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/morning-headlines-friday-july-6-2012 <p><strong>St. Louis County police investigating credit card use of Valley Park mayor</strong></p><p>St. Louis County police are investigating the alleged misuse of funds by the mayor of Valley Park.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.stltoday.com/news/local/metro/police-investigating-alleged-misuse-of-funds-by-valley-park-mayor/article_698002ab-0a82-5d84-b0fb-6929f1fd5281.html">St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports</a> that the investigation began last month, but officers went to City Hall this week with the list of documents they&rsquo;ll need.</p> Fri, 06 Jul 2012 11:23:56 +0000 Rachel Lippmann & The Associated Press 4064 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Morning headlines - Friday, July 6, 2012