The Union Pacific Steam Locomotive No. 844 rolled through Kirkwood Tuesday during a trip to celebrate its 150th anniversary.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Owen Skoler
Wednesday, March 28, 2012
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The Kirkwood and Webster Groves police blotter for March 6 through March 12.
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The Big Bend Railroad Club shows its latest creations to a packed crowd.
Paul Thomas, President of the Big Bend Railroad Club, has loved trains most of his life, and he hopes to share what he calls "the world's greatest hobby" to residents this holiday season. The club, held in the Webster Groves Frisco train station, has been conducting extra operating nights this past month, in addition to its usually scheduled runs on the first Tuesday of every month. The next operating night will be held Tuesday from 7:30 p.m. to about 9 p.m. The event is free and attendees will get to see long runs of various trains on what the club's president refers to as "a newly perfected track." The 60-foot structure, modeled after the Ozark and Springfield railways, is an impressive work of art and engineering. Members of the club …