Price Controls and Subsidies

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2012

    Should the Cardinals Take a Paycut to Finance Their Own Ballpark Village? Nahhh

    St. Louis' Board of Alderman voted to approve up to $17 million in public subsidies to finance Ballpark Village, that oft-delayed development where you were supposed to watch the Cardinals take the World Series a year ago. Ah the best laid schemes of land developers and public officials... The deal ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 9, 2012

    Preview "Spanish Lake": A Documentary on White Flight, Section 8 Housing and Decline

    Phillip Andrew Morton grew up in Spanish Lake, studied film at Webster University and then headed to Hollywood, where he's produced videos for comic Katt Williams and edited trailers for movies like "Ocean's 13." But now, the 32-year-old is putting the finishing touches on a documentary about his ho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2010

    Cents Less: Budget Cut of $7 Million Would Cost Missouri $38 Million in Federal Funds

    Bill would send $38.7 million in federal funds down the crapper.‚ÄčA budget bill making its way through Jefferson City could have a devastating impact on child care in Missouri.  Legislators in the Missouri House are looking to balance a projected $500-million budget gap for fiscal 2011. In so ... More >>

  • Music

    September 30, 2009

    Farm Aid

    12:30 p.m. Sunday, October 4. Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, 14141 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights.

  • News

    May 8, 2002

    Location, Location, Location

    Why downtown's the best place for a stadium, even without state money

  • News

    November 28, 2001

    Selling Out

    To save Maplewood, some residents have to go

  • News

    November 29, 2000

    The Hotel from Hell

    Meet the worst city project ever. And it's growing every day.

  • News

    February 2, 2000


    Ex-Mayor Vincent Schoemehl swings a headache ball at the city's convention-center-hotel deal -- and misses

  • News

    September 15, 1999


    Should Jim Hanifan's drunken-driving arrest have led local newscasts?... Trouble in the fine print at the Post.... Is congressional candidate William Federer the best the Republicans can find to run against Richard Gephardt?