Tag: winter

St. Louis County warming shelters provide safety in bitter winter

St. Louis County officials remind those in need that the county’s warming shelters are open to anyone who needs access to a warm place to stay during the bitter cold winter months. St. Vincent Community Center at 7335 St. Charles Rock Road in North County is open from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and the Affton White-Rodgers Community Center at 9801 Mackenzie Rd. in South County is open from 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. In […]

RELEASE: During Cold Weather, Pet Adoption Center Urges Caution Shelter Has Many Animals Waiting For New Homes

Clayton, Mo – (December 29, 2017) –St. Louis County Executive Steve Stenger and The St. Louis County Pet Adoption Center want to remind pet owners that frigid winter temperatures can be dangerous for pets left outdoors. “Please remember that if it’s too cold for you, it’s too cold for your pets,” County Executive Stenger said. The St. Louis County Pet Adoption Center, located at 10521 Baur Blvd, Olivette Mo, is also offering free hay for […]

New ice rink in Shaw Park will open its doors in 2019

For St. Louis County residents, it seems the words ice rink construction can make one’s blood boil but at least in the City of Clayton a new ice facility is coming that has the approval of its citizens. Patty DeForrest, director of parks and recreation for the City of Clayton, said that the city has been researching what do with the previous facility for over almost ten years. “Do we build a new one? Do […]