The Kirkwood Call

Police Beat: 1/25-1/31

Police Beat: 1/25-1/31

TKC Staff

February 3, 2016

On Monday, January 25, 2016, police were called to a disturbance in the 500 block of Kirkshire. After further investigation, one of the residents was arrested and charged with domestic assault and animal abuse. The case was referred to St Louis County Prosecutors Office for review.   On Tuesday,...

Police Beat: 12/14-12/20

Police Beat: 12/14-12/20

TKC Staff

January 5, 2016

On Tuesday, December 15, 2015, officers handled a larceny from a vehicle report in the 10300 block of Manchester. The victim’s window on her vehicle had been broken and her purse was stolen from the back floorboard.   On Tuesday, December 15, 2015, police responded to the 800 block of West...

Police Beat: 12/7-12/13

Police Beat: 12/7-12/13

TKC Staff

January 5, 2016

On Monday, December 7, 2015, police received a report of a larceny in the 200 block of North Kirkwood Road. The victim laid down a ring on the counter of a local business and left. Upon returning, the ring was missing.   On Wednesday, December 9, 2015, police responded to the 600 block of...

Vitale’s Deli

Vitale’s Deli

Adele Baughman, features writer

December 11, 2015

Since Annie Vitale was born, her Italian blood has run thick, through both her family and their business. It began in 1947 when Bommarito’s Bakery, now known as Vitale’s Bakery, opened in the Italian-influenced neighborhood, The Hill. With the success of the bakery, Mike Vitale, Annie's father, ha...

Police Beat: 11/23-11/29

Police Beat: 11/23-11/29

TKC Staff

December 1, 2015

On Monday, November 23, 2015, police responded to the 11000 block of Manchester for a report of thefts. Two vans parked on rear lot of the business had the tires and wheels removed from the vehicles.   On Wednesday, November 25, 2015, a bicycle was recovered by police on Park Ave. The bicycle...

Police Beat: 11/9-11/16

Police Beat: 11/9-11/16

TKC Staff

November 19, 2015

On Monday, November 9, 2015, police were notified of an erratic driver in the 1000 block of South Kirkwood. Officers responded and located the driver on the parking lot of a local business. Investigation led to the arrest of the driver for driving while intoxicated. The driver was arrested and the case...

Police Beat: 11/2-11/8

Police Beat: 11/2-11/8

TKC Staff

November 19, 2015

On Monday, November 2, 2015, police received two separate reports of bicycles stolen from the 800 block of West Essex. Both bicycles were left in a bike rack but were not secured by a lock to the rack.   On Thursday, November 5, 2015, police handled a fraud report that occurred in the 1000...

Police Beat: 10/26-11/1

Police Beat: 10/26-11/1

TKC Staff

November 19, 2015

On Thursday, October 29, 2015, police responded to the 1200 block of Woodland Trails for a larceny from a vehicle. A rock had been thrown thru the driver’s window, and a handgun left unsecured was stolen from the vehicle.   On Friday, October 30, 2015, officers were dispatched to the 1000...

Police Beat: 9/28-10/4

Police Beat: 9/28-10/4

TKC Staff

October 30, 2015

On Monday, September 28, 2015, police were dispatched to the 300 block of South Sappington in Oakland for a destruction of property report. A vehicle had driven onto the soccer field of a local school causing damage.   On Monday, September 28, 2015, police handled an identity theft report...

Vitales Deli

Vitales Deli

Julia Bailey, photographer

October 27, 2015

On Monday October 26, 2015 I went down to the newly opened Vitale's Deli. Vitale's has everything from gelato to ice cold Fitz's to meatball subs. Vitale's originally opened in The Hill, but has expanded their store to Glendale where people can come and enjoy their sandwiches. Mike Vitale, owner of the...

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