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Sidewalks are for walking, not storing snow, Crestwood man writes

Letters to the editor

February 14, 2019

Letter to the Editor To the editor: I accept that there are different opinions on removing snow from public sidewalks. However, along bus routes, I fail to see the logic of making using the public sidewalks worse by piling up walls of snow scraped off of the adjacent parking lots. Sidewalks are ...

Reader objects to service, speed of Mercy South’s emergency room

Letters to the editor

February 14, 2019

Letter to the Editor  To the editor: I wanted to bring to everyone’s attention to the lack of empathy and integrity that Mercy South Hospital has for their patients. On Dec. 31, my 85-year-old father was sent to the emergency room by his doctor as a direct admit. When his doctor called the ER, t...

Thanks to St. Louis County police, Mehlville Fire for their kindness

Letters to the editor

February 14, 2019

Letter to the Editor To the editor: I don’t know their names, but I wish to thank the two police officers and the South County Fire Department (Mehlville Fire Protection District) paramedics that came to our home on three different occasions to help my husband when he fell. They all were very kin...

Letter claiming that Trump is mentally ill was case of ‘psychobabble’

Letters to the editor

February 9, 2019

Letter to the Editor To the editor: This is in reply to a letter published in the Jan. 3 edition of the Call from a supposed mental-health professional questioning the president’s ability to serve and calling for his removal from office under an article of the U.S. Constitution. This psychobabb...

Armchair diagnosis of Trump is unethical, Oakville reader maintains

Letters to the editor

February 9, 2019

Letter to the Editor To the editor: In response to Ms. Susan Mroz’s Jan. 3 letter stating that mental-health professionals question the president’s ability to serve, I would suggest that for transparency purposes, she relate that she is a registered Democrat and active in local Democratic politi...

Trump deserves applause for his focus on ending illegal immigration

Letters to the editor

February 8, 2019

Letter to the Editor To the editor: I am a Trump supporter because from Day 1 of his campaign, he addressed the problem of people illegally crossing the southern border. For at least three decades our do-nothing Congress members have ignored the border problem. They were concerned about the Hispanic vote...

PACT could be first federal general animal abuse law, reader says

Letters to the editor

February 8, 2019

Letter to the Editor To the editor: I would like your readers to be made aware of a bill proposed in the U.S. House of Representatives. It is the Preventing Animal Cruelty and Torture Act, or PACT Act. It will give our government the legal muscle it needs to stop animal cruelty and the ability to prosecute...

Trump said it back in 2013: He’s responsible for a federal shutdown

Letters to the editor

February 2, 2019

Letter to the Editor  To the editor: While appearing on “Fox and Friends” in 2013, Donald Trump was asked who should be fired for the government shutdown during that year. He said Obama should be fired because shutdowns begin at the top. We just came out of the second month of our third Trump ...

Mehlville School District seeks business partners to mentor students

Letters to the editor

February 1, 2019

Letter to the Editor  To the editor: I have the privilege of helping to ensure Mehlville School District students graduate from our schools as college-, career- and life-ready individuals. Our students greatly benefit from opportunities to meet and learn from practicing professionals in the field...

Reader: Parochial schools ‘foster strong moral ethic for community’

Letters to the editor

January 31, 2019

Letter to the Editor  To the editor: I am intrigued by the idea some espouse that public schools are in everyone’s best interest and alternatives should be avoided. Public schools are funded by all taxpayers, regardless of where children attend school. Let’s get serious. The threat as seen b...

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