Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon will be in Kirkwood Monday at Greentree Pharmacy for a press conference about a house bill he vetoed in June. The bill would have supported a $200 million tax hike on prescription drugs.
High school football
After a "dead week" without any practices, try-outs and workouts, high school sports can get back to work this week. While students in Kirkwood still have another week before school starts, Patch is planning to stop by football practices in the area to see what to expect this season. Want to share your photos and stories? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fozzie's opens this week
Fozzie's Sandwich Emporium is planning to open their second St. Louis location in Des Peres this week, according to their Facebook page. Stay tuned for more info, and let us know what your favorite item is on Fozzie's menu!
Upcoming Local Events:
- Thursday, Aug. 15: 2nd Annual Pet Party on the Plaza
- Thursday, Aug. 15: Kirkwood City Council meeting, 7 p.m. at City Hall
- Friday, Aug. 16: Twisted Improv
- Friday, Aug. 16: Die Walküre
- Saturday, Aug. 15: Kirkwood Historical Society's KenDucky Derby