We Hope everyone wants to read the L-F Patch in 2013.
Hmmm, I could mail greetings to one and all. Lets see, that would be .38 cents times some 11,000+. I think I will just pass out my wishes for a new years by posting on the Ladue-Frontenac Patch.
Here we go:
Mayor Anthony Bommarito, City of Ladue--Thank you for serving as mayor and as councilman for an additional 10 years. A lot was accomplished on your watch.
Mayor Keith Krieg, City of Frontenac--Here’s hoping that eyesore of the corner at Lindbergh and Clayton roads finally take on a whole new look.
Mike Woolridge, Ladue City Manager--A lot of cooperation once more from your staff.
Bob Shelton, Frontenac City Administrator--A prosperous development on the old Wright School property and no more bridges to rebuild.
Rich Wooten, Ladue Police Chief--No more deer to shoot. No more home break ins to investigate.
Tom Becker, Frontenac Police Chief--less wrecks on I-64/40. No bitter brew from August Busch, IV.
Marsha Chappelow, Ladue’s retiring superintendent. Too late for a going away party. A nice retirement in K.C.
Jayne Langsam, retiring school board prez--Thanks for tending to Ladue schools all those years.
Bridget Hermann, principal at Ladue Horton Watkins--Best of luck wherever eduction takes you next.
Andy Abbott, Burroughs Head of School--Successful completion of the performing arts and athletic centers.
Lisa Lyle, MICDS Head of School--Fewer tire marks on the parking lot of the Math & Science construction area.
Sr. Lucie Nordmann, Villa Duchesne, Head of School--Wonderful golden retirement years.
Sr. Pat Dunphy, St.Joe Academy principal--The same, a great and rewarding retirement.
Mathew Gould, Community School, Head of School--More and more bright, eager children to teach.
Gus Frerotte, Burroughs football coach--A Zeke Elliott clone.
Josh Smith, MICDS football coach--More wins in 2013.
Rick Williams, Deer Creek & Ladue Pharmacy--No more cars crashing through your plate glass windows.
Polly Lett, Imagination Toys--lots of new gizmos for eager little ones to play with.
Busch’s Grove--Hooray a new life as a lifestyle restaurant. Thank you Dee Dee and Andy Kohn.
Plaza Frontenac--More stores in, none out.
St. Louis County Library--A plaque to recognize you as the best library in the country.
Shriners Hospital for Children--A place in heaven for everyone who works and volunteers there.
Old Navy--Less shop lifting in 2013.
Jay Williamson--Warm welcome home from the PGA Tour.
Jack Kurzu, MICDS football. A starting role with the Oklahoma State Cowboys.
Zeke Elliott, Burroughs football--A spot in the lineup iat the House Shoe in Columbus.
Jehu Chesson, Michigan football--A starting role with the Wolverines.
Alyssa Jensen, St. Joe volleyball--Good luck with the Cal-Berkeley Lady Bears volleyball team.
Schnuck family--a complete lineup of stores in the new Colonial MarketPlace.
And to all the fine folks in Ladue and Frontenac: Happy New Years from the Ladue-Frontenac Patch.