As Board of Alderman President Lewis Reed prepares to announce today he'll run against Mayor Francis Slay in the election next spring, their respective camps are increasingly battling it out on "the Twitter."
Congratulations, Ed!Deb Peterson, one of Daily RFT's favorite reporters over at the local daily, reports that city counselor Patti Hageman and Mayor Slay's former spokesman Ed Rhode eloped to Sedona, Arizona, last week.
Writes Deb: "Hageman's children, Jordan, 8, and Lucy, 5, served as ring ... More >>
Ed RhodeThe man who's answered scores of media questions, dropped the occasional tip and, yes, issued a few "no comments" in his day -- Ed Rhode -- is leaving Mayor Francis Slay's staff effective August 31. For the past eight-and-a-half years Rhode has served as the official spokesperson for the ... More >>
"Punky" Brewster McCracken discussing dissing St. LouisThat headline courtesy of News 8 in Austin, Texas, where mayoral candidate Brewster McCracken has launched an Internet ad comparing the Texas capital to St. Louis. The advertisement available on YouTube (McCracken has disabled the "embedding" fe ... More >>