News coverage features the latest headlines in St. Louis football; the City of Hazelwood, things to do in February 2016, and a used cars sales event in St. Louis County.
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St. Louis Loses NFL Team, While City of Hazelwood Scores a New Detective
The NFL game between the St. Louis Rams and Pittsburgh Steelers has left one city of St. Louis County with a new member of the police force.
With the Rams relocation to California, Missouri residents will have to adopt another NFL team or start following one of Missouri’s college football teams.
POLL QUESTION: Which football franchise will you follow if St. Louis does not get another NFL team?
Yet, not all was a total loss in the 2015 -2016 season. While St. Louis County will become NFL-less, the city of Hazelwood is getting new member in their police department’s K-9 unit. Thanks to former NFL adversary and grantor, Ben Roethlisberger‘s Giving Back Foundation, the City of Hazelwood is the grantee of a new K-9. (Mr. Roethlisberger’s Giving Back Foundation provides K-9 units to fire and police departments, in cities where the Steelers play during the NFL season).
City of Hazelwood was the second grant recipient of the 2015-2016 season to Ben Roethlisberger, Giving Back Foundation.
Replacing the late Chaiver, K-9 Freddy DSN #474, was born in Germany on March 13, 2013; and has large paws to fill. His predecessor confiscated $5 million in U.S. currency 235 apprehensions, drug seizures and illegal firearms. Chaiver was also instrumental in solving one of the largest heroin finds in the St. Louis area in 2010.
Factoid: Hazelwood is one of the highest populated cities in St. Louis County with some 27,000 residents and more than 1,000 businesses.
Mardi Gras in St. Louis City
Beads, big floats, bands, costumes and beer are the ingredients for this years Mardi Gras Bud Light Block Party. Starting from Busch Stadium and meandering to the brewery, the Mardi Gras parade kicks off at 11 AM on February 6, 2016.
Later the Mardi Gras festivities continue at 1:30 PM (more…)