Monday is the Martin Luther King, Jr., Holiday. City offices
will be closed. City services will be time-shifted a day during the week. It is
also a federal and state holiday.But many St. Louisans will be busy.
Winter in St. Louis is as perplexing as the rest of our weather.
The same season can see single digit temps and 70 degree weather in February. Schools
will close and the anxious highway daffodils will pop up out of the ground.
The Naughty or Nice List.It's that time of year again. Each year we ask you to
evaluate a list of people, places, and proposals from the viewpoint of Santa
Claus, if Santa were a resident of the City of St. Louis.
According to rankings compiled by Forbes, St. Louis is
one of the most affordable cities in the country. The city’s top ranking is driven by our
affordable housing, and by costs below the national average for things like transportation,
As most of us remember from civics, the Presidential
election is held on the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November in
years divisible by 4 – a month and day chosen to accommodate an agrarian
MayorSlay.com’s writers just recently finished reading “Eligible,”
Curtis Sittenfeld’s update of Jane Austen’s "Pride and Prejudice." (We liked it and it inspired us to do this
week’s Mini-Poll about books.)