Too busy last week to stay up to date on all the news happening in and around North St. Louis County? Not to worry. Patch has your back.
In case you missed them, here were some of the top headlines from the two North County Patch sites—Florissant Patch and Hazelwood Patch—over the last few days:
Hazelwood Northwest Middle School Welcomes School Police Officer: Northwest Middle School was the only secondary school in the Hazelwood School District that did not have a school police officer before the untimely Newtown School Shooting in December.
: The man was a convicted felon prohibited from owning a firearm and the handgun was stolen, police said.
St. Louis Outlet Mall Sets 3 p.m. Teen Curfew: The amendment to the mall’s Parental Escort Policy went into effect Friday.
Walker Elementary On Lockdown While Florissant Police Chase Car Thief: Police told Patch that the suspect abandoned the car on foot behind the school before the lockdown was enforced.
Minnesota Vikings Tight End LaMark Brown Visits Russell Elementary: Brown, a Hazelwood West High School graduate, was in town on Wednesday and decided to visit his old elementary school.
Incumbents Seek Re-election to Hazelwood School District Board of Education: No newcomers file to run in the April municipal election when there are two board seats up for grabs.
Hazelwood Crime: A Car Stolen in Hazelwood Later Found In Ferguson: And, a gun stolen in St. Louis City found dumped under a highway overpass in Hazelwood, in Friday's crime report.
: Police said the man, Corey B. McClendon, frequented the first block of South Florissant area in Ferguson in 2011.
: Plus, the new Chiplotle Mexican Grill opening in Florissant is looking for staff. Here's your weekly roundup of who's hiring in Hazelwood and in nearby.