Opinions

Combining chickens with Crestwood mounds could solve mall issue

To the editor: I was elated to read Emily Klein’s July 19 article, “Crestwood OKs keeping nine chickens,” announcing the all-OK to raise more chickens. Let’s take the spirit another step further. A community chicken farm, “Chicken Mountain” — the perfect place is right in front of us: Crestwood Commons. The aldermen are probably “unanimously”

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Editorial–Our Call

County officials can easily enhance ‘18 transparency No matter the outcome of Tuesday’s election, St. Louis County officials new and old can immediately take a step toward transparency and accountability. And unlike most things in life, it’s easy. And free. On July 27, the County Council called an emergency meeting with less than 24 hours’

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Combining chickens with Crestwood mounds could solve mall issue

Letter to the Editor To the editor: I was elated to read Emily Klein’s July 19 article, “Crestwood OKs keeping nine chickens,” announcing the all-OK to raise more chickens. Let’s take the spirit another step further. A community chicken farm, “Chicken Mountain” — the perfect place is right in front of us: Crestwood Commons. The

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Call makes endorsements for next week’s elections

The Call offers the following endorsements for the election Tuesday, Aug. 7. You can read the Call’s endorsement in the St. Louis County executive Democratic primary here. And last week, the Call urged voters to cast a “no” vote on the two amendments to the St. Louis County Charter that are on the ballot. To

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Reader urges ‘yes’ vote on county Charter Propositions 2 and 3

To the editor: Residents will have an opportunity on Tuesday, Aug. 7, to support the County Council’s bipartisan effort to strengthen checks and balances in county government. Proposition 2 allows the County Council, when it deems necessary, to hire its own attorney. Currently the only attorney available to the County Council for legal representation is

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Bowen endorses Rammaha for Missouri House 94th District

To the editor: Ron Rammaha is a businessman, unlike his opponent who is a political insider who has received thousands of dollars from special interest groups. Ron will put Missouri families first – not the special-interest groups who have bought and paid for his political opponent. Ron will protect our tax dollars from the special-interest

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