Day: December 1, 2017

New food kiosks at North Hanley and Wellston Transit Centers are officially open for business

The new Link Market food kiosks at the North Hanley and Wellston Transit Centers are now open for business, and transit riders and nearby residents can purchase fresh fruits, vegetables and other healthy food staples at these transit locations. The Link Market kiosks are open Wednesday through Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and accept cash, credit and EBT payments. The Link Market food kiosk pilot program is the result of a partnership with […]

Right-to-work set to appear on November 2018 ballot after signatures certified

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — The right-to-work initiative petition has officially prevailed and will be appearing on the November 2018 ballot. More than 300,000 signatures were gathered and presented in an effort to put SB 19, also known as the “right-to-work” law, in the hands of Missouri’s voters during the next general election on November 6, 2018. Secretary of State Jay Ashcroft and his office last week confirmed that the necessary number was met, validating 250,327 […]

STL County Police reprimand officers after allegations of misconduct

The St. Louis County Police Department’s Bureau of Professional Standards completed on Friday its 16-week investigation into allegations of officer misconduct, regarding several county officers. According to a statement issued by the St. Louis County Police Department, the majority of those weeks, approximately 12, were spent in an effort to obtain the requested information needed to conduct a thorough investigation. In total, 10 allegations were brought to the Police Department’s attention with six of the […]

Lawsuits and resignations: what you need to know ahead of the next Board of Education meeting

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. – With each day, it seems that ongoing story of Gov. Eric Greitens’ attempt to oust Missouri State Board of Education Commissioner Margie Vandeven continues growing and taking new turns. The latest development is one that has been hinted at since the Board failed to vote out the commissioner last Friday. News broke Thursday evening that Claudia Greim, another one of Greitens’ appointees, resigned effective immediately, less than a day before the […]

RELEASE: Edward Jones Named One of the 2017 Best Workplaces for Parents By Great Place to Work® and FORTUNE Magazine

ST. LOUIS, Nov. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Edward Jones has been named one of the 2017 Best Workplaces for Parents, ranked by research and consulting firm Great Place to Work and FORTUNE magazine.  The firm ranked No. 6 on the list of 50 companies. This accolade was based on more than 440,000 employee surveys from organizations nationwide. It considered 50-plus factors that contribute to team members’ success, with a strong emphasis on the well-being of co-workers […]

RELEASE: Nasheed Unveils Legislation to Fix Problems at City Workhouse

JEFFERSON CITY —Senator Jamilah Nasheed, D-St. Louis, pre-filed legislation today to address the deplorable conditions at a St. Louis-area correctional facility, ahead of the Jan. 3 start of the 2018 legislative session. Over the summer, Nasheed’s constituents raised issues about the deplorable conditions at the City of St. Louis’ Medium Security Institution, known as the City Workhouse, with Nasheed and other lawmakers across the city and state. As a result, Sen. Nasheed pre-filed legislation addressing […]

RELEASE: Final Reminder Regarding Centene Corporation’s 2018 Financial Guidance And Investor Day In New York City

ST. LOUIS, Dec. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Centene Corporation (NYSE: CNC) issued a final reminder today regarding its previously announced annual Investor Day, to be held on Friday, December 15, 2017, beginning at 8:30 a.m. ET.  Hosted by Michael F. Neidorff, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer; Jeffrey A. Schwaneke, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, and other members of Centene’s senior management team, the annual investor day event will be held in the Grand Ballroom […]

RELEASE: Enterprise introducing new Telematics product for truck rental customers

ST. LOUIS /PRNewswire/ — Enterprise Truck Rental, a service of Enterprise Rent-A-Car, is helping businesses run their fleets more efficiently and meet new federal operating standards with the launch of Enterprise Telematics. With Enterprise Telematics, an optional feature of the overall Enterprise Truck Rental offering in the U.S. and Canada, Enterprise is bringing telematics to the market in a more accessible way than ever before. Any commercial truck renter can utilize Enterprise Telematics when added to the rental […]

RELEASE: 200 MetroBus stops adopted in first year of new program

Metro transit has named the city of Dellwood as its top municipal partner in St. Louis County for the Adopt-A-Stop program. Dellwood has adopted a total of 16 MetroBus stops since the program launched more than a year ago. Dellwood is among the more than 100 organizations and individuals who have adopted and are maintaining 200 MetroBus stops in the City of St. Louis and in St. Louis County. The goal of Adopt-A-Stop is to […]