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Southwest Avenue reopening date set

Southwest Avenue, closed between McCausland and Bellevue avenues since April 2015 so Metropolitan Sewer District could lay storm sewer pipes, is scheduled to reopen Feb. 22, according to the Metropolitan Sewer District.

Maureen Saunders to withdraw from election

Brentwood Ward 1 alderwoman, Maureen Saunders, Saturday afternoon gave notice to 40 South News by email (which was confirmed by phone) that on Monday she plans to withdraw from the April 5 election. She said she has two last issues she’d like to bring forward in her remaining time.

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Cars collide in front of Starbucks

Two cars collided early Thursday morning on Brentwood Boulevard in front of Starbucks when when one, heading south, made an illegal left turn into the parking lot and struck a northbound car, according to Brentwood Chief of Police Dan Fitzgerald on Facebook.

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Maplewood History: Let’s Go Get Stoned! Part 1

If that title doesn’t get my article more clicks than one of Miner’s best, then I don’t know what else to try. This is an article about some indispensable features usually found in historic areas – stones and stonework. What historic district would be complete without them?