The Internet has revolutionized sex trafficking, moving pimps and their (mostly) female victims off the streets and onto online social networks, including Backpage.com and even Craigslist. That's why County Executive Charlie Dooley is asking the St. Louis County Council for $250,000 to build up the ... More >>
Last month, the St. Louis County Council began considering changes to the regulations governing farmers' markets. Clayton Farmers' Market master Deb Henderson has been an outspoken critic of the proposed new rules, telling Gut Check "if [the county] rewrites a definition of of a farmers' market and ... More >>
On Tuesday, a bill was introduced to the St. Louis County Council that would make significant changes to the regulations governing St. Louis County's farmers' markets. The council did not vote on the measure at Tuesday's meeting but announced instead that it will hold a "Committee of the Whole" next ... More >>
Pipefitters Local 562 isn't just a union -- it's a dynasty
The powerful Pipefitters union has a simple plan to provide job security for its members: It wants to take away other people's work.