The week’s top 10: new mayor, restaurant fails, McDonald’s returns

An article on the Brentwood mayoral race led the week. Maplewood restaurant news, a Richmond Heights tax, and Proposition K finished the top five. This week was the second-busiest ever for 40 South News. (The busiest was when Strange Donuts announced a plan to buy the Rams.)

Chris Thornton wins Brentwood mayor race
Restaurant deal falls through, space is available
McDonald’s to return, new homes could be built: Maplewood Plan and Zoning
Richmond Heights Council questions, but OKs, $600,000 savings on new building
Voters approve Proposition K for a new MRH preschool
Unopened Maplewood restaurant seeks funding
Gus’s Fried Chicken, Robata plan additions: design and review agenda
Too many area farmers markets — ‘too much of a good thing’
Please don’t abandon Easter ducklings, goslings, chicks
Metro Lighting wins national recognition