Top posts: Maplewood 70s redevelopment, MRH ECC, 6th candidate

Here’s the roundup of the most popular 40 South News posts of the past week. Maplewood History: More on the 1970s Redevelopment That Didn’t Happen and One That Did
MRH ECC work on schedule; upscale apartments go up
Sixth candidate for council seat
American Heritage Girls informational meeting planned
Woman finances Audi with toddler’s social security number: police
MRH wins national honor for 2nd time
And yet, Deer Creek didn’t flood
Fire trucks respond to vacant apartments for days: here’s why
Streets of Maplewood: Geyser at 7200 block of Lyndover
Richmond Heights Council hears tax relief plan for Boland Place

Top posts: Pie Five closes, helicopters overhead, NYT reports on Maplewood

Here’s the roundup of the most popular 40 South News posts of the past week. Pie Five Pizza shutters
Heads up for helicopters
New York Times, others, report on suit against Maplewood
Vintage clothing store not a thrift shop — $900 sweaters from the 1980s
Farewell to Mayor Jim White
Maplewood city responds to ACLU lawsuit
“Kinesthetic” desks now at Mark Twain Elementary
Maplewood History: The Wedge Resurrected
In the news: new suit filed, coach out, Bill McClellan on Maplewood
Brentwood resident working to restore paths from former elementary school

Most read posts: mayors race, Brentwood clerk, Kakao Chocolate employee missing

Here’s the roundup of the most read 40 South News posts of the past week. Barry Greenberg wins race for mayor of Maplewood
Restaurant closes, piano in a park: in the news
Brentwood needs a new clerk
Kakao Chocolate worker reported missing
MRH basketball coach Frazier is out
7380 Flora Avenue: video
New-comer grabs most votes in Brentwood School Board race
Vintage clothing store passes Maplewood plan & zoning
Candidate for mayor of Maplewood says experience is the difference
ACLU sues Maplewood; similar suit filed in March

Most read posts: piano in a park, Brentwood clerk

Here’s the weekly roundup of the most-read 40 South News posts of the past week. Piano coming to Sutton Loop Park
Brentwood needs a new clerk
Maplewood mayoral candidate misses out on voters’ guide, tries to remedy
In the news: Maplewood police foil BMW theft, more
Brentwood schools curriculum on evolution: superintendent
Man found dead of self-inflicted gunshot was suspect in shooting
Maplewood History: From Jim Fischer’s Box…the Bennett Home
MRH grad Presten Pinnell remembered
Maplewood History: A Serendipitous Encounter with the McGregor Family Home and History
Only the steeple and front doors remain

Maplewood lawsuit, evolution/creationism are top posts

Here’s the weekly roundup of the most-read 40 South News posts of the past week. Maplewood sued for discrimination, targets ‘nuisance’ ordinance
School board candidates asked to rethink creationism vs. evolution
The Heights: major expansion in 2018-2020
Brentwood residents knock down gas station plan
How MRH handles evolution/creationism; Brentwood to follow
Brentwood School Board candidates asked to clarify: creationism vs. evolution
Twin Peaks cuts the ribbon
River Des Peres Greenway construction begins
Maplewood city denies racism; willing to defend itself in court
Hawk? falcon?

Last week’s top posts: Richmond Heights apartments, creationism vs. evolution

Here’s the weekly roundup of the most-read 40 South News posts of the past week. Richmond Heights officials may agree to funding plan for apartment project
School board candidates asked to rethink creationism vs. evolution
Maplewood History: Incident at Deer Creek
Police substation opens at Lowe’s
Funding plan approved for apartments
MRH Elementary School assistant principal leaving for south St. Louis school
Maplewood mayoral candidates meet in debate
Alfa Romeo, Maserati dealership opens
Artwork vandalized in Maplewood
God’s Cod Green Beans recipe: requested, shared

Eviction was last week’s top news

Last week’s most popular posts in 40 South was topped by the one about a family being evicted on short notice, followed by one on a woman turning her car onto railroad tracks instead of the road after the tracks. Family raises funds for funeral, being evicted
KMOV reported on evicted Maplewood family; leasing agent ran away
Driver turns onto train tracks, gets caught, hit by train — DWI charged
Artwork vandalized in Maplewood
March 1 real estate listings from Zillow
Developer says apartment project requires tax abatement
Sign, sign, everywhere a sign
City drops weeds charges against Alice Hezel
Maplewood officials OK traffic enforcement measures, nix skateboard park RFQs
In the news: house fire, forgery charge, MRH hoops

Girl found, helped by Maplewood police & fire was top post

The rundown of the most popular 40 South News posts from the week, Feb. 19-25:

Maplewood firefighters, police officers help young girl found on the street
‘Float clinic’ opens in Richmond Heights
Maplewood house saved from demolition, now rehabbed and sold
Former MRH board member opens childcare center
House fire injures 3, kills 4 dogs in Maplewood
Girl found on Sunday released to family services, police searching for her mother
Maplewood mayoral candidate Patrick Jugo states his points
48-tap restaurant shooting for April opening
Richmond Heights Council gives Boland Place 6-month extension
In the news: Richmond Heights man gets 8 years; BHS basketball district win

Long line for beer was top read post

The rundown of last week’s most popular posts:

The long line in Maplewood on Saturday was for beer
New Maplewood laundromat confirmed, toasty subs return
This replaced this in Brentwood
Maplewood chosen for fastest internet service
Laundromat moving in Maplewood
Former Dale Hardware property for sale
February 15 real estate listings from Zillow
A drive-in, waffles, donuts in the news
New space available at slightly higher rate
New Maplewood restaurant to open Feb. 14

Restaurants come and go, laundromat too, in top posts

Last week’s most popular posts; topped with work beginning at the long-quiet, former QuikTrip on Big Bend. Work begins at old QuikTrip
Asian-fusion restaurant backs out
LuLu Asian Kitchen to soft open on Wednesday
MSD work uncovers streetcar tracks
Little Caesar’s Pizza coming
February 9 real estate listings from Zillow
Richmond Heights officials cancel closed session with developer, open meeting planned
New Maplewood restaurant to open Feb. 14
Brentwood’s Louise Charboneau passes on
Maplewood mayoral candidate on aging in place

Mayoral candidate’s passing is most read post

Brentwood mayoral candidate, Louise Charboneau’s passing was the most read post last week, after that, a look at why all the Mattress Firm stores in the area. Last week’s top 10:

Brentwood’s Louise Charboneau passes on
Why all the Mattress Firm stores? Maplewood residents march, and share photos
Just one owner of Maplewood biz now
January 26 real estate listings from Zillow
Maplewood taproom named best in Missouri
Maplewood officer honored
St. Mary Magdalen 8th-graders march in D.C.
Good signs in Maplewood
Women attempt $2,406 Macy’s heist, more, from court reports

Last week’s top posts: ice cream coming, Brentwood mayoral race, more restaurants

The most popular posts from last week:

Waffle and ice cream shop sets opening date
Now a 3-way race for mayor in Brentwood
In the news: mostly about restaurants
This is planned to replace this in Brentwood
Tax abatement for Brentwood apartments progresses
Developer seeks tax abatement in Brentwood; BOA could tack on pedestrian bridge
January 20 real estate listings from Zillow
Closing date set for hotel development in Richmond Heights
MRH 6th-grader dies unexpectedly
Smash and grab at Macy’s; high-accident spot

The top read posts from the week before that:

MRH 6th-grader dies unexpectedly
Woman files to run for Brentwood mayor
Officials OK apartment on Zephyr; city sells lots involved in Ryan Hummer shooting
Developer seeks tax abatement in Brentwood; BOA could tack on pedestrian bridge
Maplewood man convicted of child abuse; faces up to 7 years in jail
Building solutions to table a problem: bush honeysuckle
January 11 real estate listings from Zillow
Photos: Richmond Heights house fire
See the new Hi-Pointe Drive-In via video
Thefts in Maplewood, Richmond Heights: police