Month: August 2010

seiu rallies outside scripts, inc.’s st. louis headquarters

For the last four days, two massive tour buses carrying 50 unionized employees of Express Scripts, Inc.’s Bensalem, Penn. facility have been rolling toward St. Louis. Monday afternoon, they gathered outside the corporate headquarters of the pharmacy benefit management company to protest the pay and benefit cuts they face. “I think George can hear us […] Read more…

postcard from the st. louis wedding show

The Wedding Show, held at America’s Center downtown last Sunday, is like the worst wedding you’ve ever been guilted into attending by your coworker, distant relative or wild-eyed, frantic-for-a-date single friend. It’s crowded and noisy, sweltering and poorly decorated, and populated with people you don’t know — and have no desire of getting to know. […] Read more…

planet’s daily news kiosk’s school of journalism, in survey results

Last week, we told you about the financial woes of the Central West End’s beloved Planet’s Daily News Kiosk (which, judging by a quick drive past this morning, appears to be selling papers again, as of today!). ​Since then, we’ve heard from several customers who say that Tony and the kiosk hold a special place in […] Read more…