For Father’s Day weekend, St. Louis nonprofit Fathers & Families Support Center is looking to raise the final $6,500 needed to reach its annual fundraising goal of $150,000.  Due to COVID-19, the organization’s annual “A Toast To Fathers” Father’s Day gala went virtual. During the livest…

I am always shocked when I hear leaders suggest that the COVID-19 crises somehow brought to the forefront disparities in our region and beyond. Each time there is a crisis, we have conditioned ourselves to use this same language. Let’s be clear: while disparity operates in full sunlight righ…

St. Louis County Executive Sam Page knows something about opacity – not to mention deceit – in county government contracting and expenditures. Eleven months ago almost to the day, he leaked to the St. Louis Post-Dispatch a federal subpoena that the County Council had been served regarding co…