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Best Ever Credit Card Scam

A NEW CREDIT CARD SCAM active February 2011 Visa / MasterCard FRAUD Just a heads up for everyone regarding the latest in Visa fraud. Royal Bank received this communication about the newest scam. This is happening in southern Alberta right now and moving. This one is pretty slick since they provide YOU with all the information,...

Roosevelt High School Principal Gets National Recognition

NBC's TheGrio.com has named Terry Houston as one of th 100 great educators in the United States. "Inner-city students can go to college, and Roosevelt High School principal Terry Houston proves it every day. "

Vote For The New Tower Grove East Banner

Kacie Starr Triplett and Stephen Conway have sponsored the installation of new banners throughout Tower Grove East. Please vote for your favorite banner design and we will unveil the winner at our February general membership meeting (Feb 22.) Feel free to offer any suggestions on the designs below. In addition, if there...

Found Two Siberian Huskies

I found two Siberian Huskies stuck in front of my house at 2AM on the 3rd of February. I’ve seen their parents before walking around the park and want to give them back. Anyone with any information please email me at furnot@aim.com. I have several cats and don’t know how long I can keep them…...

South Grand to Receive a Facelift

he projected timeline will prepare for an exciting summer on South Grand. The new tagline, “A Flavor All Its Own,” nods to South Grand’s image as the premier eclectic and international district of the St. Louis, home to a variety of culture, art, and of course, food.

Towergroveeast.org Finalist In Riverfront Times Web Awards For Best Neighborhood Blog

The votes are in for the RFT’s first-ever Web Awards. The winners were nominated by the public and chosen by RFT judges. Winners will be announced online on Tuesday. Read More…

Vote For The ‘Tower Grove East’ Pizza

St. Louis Pizza Co. wants to make pizza and name it after Tower Grove East. They want to poll residents to see what their favorite toppings are to compile and create the pizza. So let them know what you think! Vote for your favorite toppings to create a neighborhood dish. What is your favorite style...

St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend

Secure your spot in the 2011 GO! St. Louis Marathon & Family Fitness Weekend. More than 25,000 participants competed last year in Missouri’s largest fitness event, which features 10 different races for all ages and fitness levels. The event is set for April 9 & 10, 2011 and starts and finishes in downtown St. Louis....

Snow Shoveling – Be a Good Neighbor

I hope we can keep neighbors who are elderly or not well in mind and pitch in with clearing their walks if time and energy permit.

Neighborhood Association Party At Riley’s Pub

TGENA is hosting another party to help with us all with the winter “blues”! Where: Riley’s Pub When: Saturday January 15th, 2011 6pm – ?? We’ll be providing beer, pizza, chili & salad while supplies last. (If you prefer mixed drinks, Riley’s will be offering special pricing for our residents) Become a member of TGENA...

Yummies Soul Food Owner Loses Everything in House Fire

This story was in the RFT. Yummies has been working hard to be active in our community, and it looks like they could use a little help of their own this holiday season: Yummies Owner Loses “Everything” in House Fire A fire this weekend destroyed the home of Jackie Phillips, owner of Yummies Soul Food...

Recycling Coming Soon – 6th Ward Tower Grove East

Dear 6th Ward Resident: It appears that our ward may receive an nice holiday gift with the arrival of single – stream recycling. Beginning possibly before Christmas (weather permitting) the Refuse Department will begin the placement of city recycling dumpsters in 6th Ward alleys. Depending on the volume of trash collected, the Refuse Department will...