Dardenne Prairie, MO

Teen killed in St. Louis went to school in Eureka

EUREKA, Mo. – The Rockwood School District is telling parents about a shooting that killed a student attending one of their schools. Kyierah Jeffries, 16, was shot in south St. Louis Saturday afternoon. She lived several blocks away from where she was shot but went to school in Eureka. Police were called to the 5900 […]

O’Fallon family of five escapes house fire

O’FALLON, Mo. – A family of five escaped a fire in their O’Fallon, Missouri home late Sunday night. The fire started just before 11:30 p.m. on White Stable Drive. Two adults and three children were home at the time. They smelled smoke and got out safely. The flames were so intense that the firefighters who […]

ATM stolen from Brookdale Farms in Eureka

EUREKA, Mo. – Thieves stole an ATM from Brookdale Farms in Eureka early Monday morning. FOX 2’s Nissan Rogue Runner reporter Jason Maxwell was at the scene when police found the machine dumped on Highway W near 109. The owner of Brookdale Farms said the ATM was owned by a third-party company out of Arnold, Missouri. […]

Pita Chip Opening in Yardley

Pita Chip, the Modern Middle Eastern quick-serve restaurant with locations on Temple University’s Campus and in University City, is finally ready to open its first suburban location — an expansive outpost located within the Oxford Oaks Shopping Center at 1623 Big Oak Road in Yardley, PA. The new location is 3,500 square feet with seating for up to 68, which is significantly larger than the business’ first two locations. The plan is to open the shop with a ribbon cutting on Wednesday, May 18th at noon, followed by special events that benefit two local non-profits that night and the following, both from 5 to 9 p.m.
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Man and Woman Steal from Almost Every Home Depot in St. Louis County

The St. Louis Prosecuting Attorney's Office announced this morning that a man and a woman have been charged with stealing more than $35,000 worth of merchandise from nine Home Depot locations in the St. Louis area. By the RFT's unofficial count, there are 10 Home Depots in St. Louis County....

Black mother helps get mental health resources to her neighbors

ST. LOUIS – A Black mother gives her underserved neighbors a critical mental health resource through Gleam of Hope. Sally Desu’s son developed severe mental illness symptoms while in college. She said she could not find the support she needed. When she finally did, she brought together African-American mental health providers to help other families.

Wentzville School District opens Mercy Clinic at Pearce Hall

WENTZVILLE, Mo. (KMOV) – The Wentzville School District has partnered with Mercy Clinic to open an on-site Medical Clinic. The clinic is located at the rear entrance of Pearce Hall at 390 West Koenig Street. The clinic will serve students, staff and family members of staff by offering a wide variety of care and services. Staff with the school district’s insurance plan will be able to get a free annual wellness exam.

City-owned johnboat stolen from Eureka wastewater treatment facility

Eureka Police are investigating the theft of a city-owned boat from a wastewater treatment facility at 33 Truitt Drive. A section of fence surrounding the facility previously had been removed because flood mediation work was underway at the site, police reported. A 14-foot, green 2014 Bass Track johnboat had been...

With Wheels 2 Fields, a Eureka family sows the seeds of sustainability

As people look for ways to live their values—by embracing slow food and slow fashion, for example—one local family is counting on people to apply that same mindset to their floral choices. Eureka residents Jeremiah and Kristy DeGuire are the founders of Wheels 2 Fields Flower Farm, which...

Taste of Maplewood festival happens this weekend

ST. LOUIS – The Taste of Maplewood counts down to the weekend street festival with Asador Del Sur and many other local restaurants. Asador owner Maria Giamportone gave us a sample of the menu at the event. Mid County Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Jeannine Beck previewed the other activities for families.