Another K.O. Today for Team Reed?

During this weekend’s nationally televised fights on the Showtime network, St. Louis boxer Devon Alexander stepped into the ring wearing a Lewis Reed t-shirt. Soon after knocking out his opponent in the 7th round, the young southpaw gave shout-outs into the camera to his family, friends, and to the candidate for President of the Board […]

Who is Citizens for Shrewsbury?

The following is a copy of an ad that appeared in the February 21 edition of the Southwest City Journal. It touts Aldermanic President Jim Shrewsbury‘s opposition to the BJC expansion deal, saying he “won” in fighting the lease agreement. Besides being premature, the ad is interesting in that is claims to be paid for […]

Shrewsbury Getting Late Dough Too

According to campaign finance reports just made available on the State’s website, Aldermanic President Jim Shrewsbury collected $20,900 in two days last week, adding to his much-depleted coffers just hours before the polls open. The largest donations of $5,000 each came from Illinois-based Market Street Bancshares and local EOI Employee PAC. Shrewsbury also received $2,000 […]