John NationsFresh off his April victory as the leader of the Proposition A campaign to renew funding for Metro, John Nations now has a new job overseeing St. Louis' transit agency. Nations -- the current mayor of Chesterfield and an attorney with the Clayton firm Armstrong Teasdale -- will report ... More >>
That's pretty much the message that Robert Baer, president and CEO of the Metro transit agency, delivered to St. Louis County voters in today's Post-Dispatch. Baer says that if county voters do not approve a half-cent sales tax in April, the agency will be forced to cut half its service beginning ne ... More >>
A 62-year-old grandma successfully defended herself yesterday in a Clayton courtroom on charges of first-degree assault and armed criminal action in the shooting of a 17-year-old male. Said the winning defendant: "I knew (the prosecutors) didn't have any evidence, because I didn't do it." There's be ... More >>
Metro will overrun its current annual security budget of $10 million in order to make stations and trains safer, agency officials announced this morning.
Brilliant, confounding Syriana digs for a necessary truth