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By Michael Rathbone on Sep 21, 2015

David Nicklaus’ latest column, “Tax credit would be better for workers than minimum wage hike,” is one well worth re

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By Joseph Miller on Sep 18, 2015

At long last, UberX has begun operating in Saint Louis.

Just not legally.

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By John Wright on Sep 17, 2015

In 1992, Patrick Geraty founded St. Louis Composting. Patrick was in the landscaping industry and was looking for a way to diversify his business. “I was also wondering what to do with all this yard waste,” he tells me.

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By Brittany Wagner on Sep 17, 2015

As someone who often writes about alternative educational opportunities, I’m ashamed to admit that even I had some misconceptions about homeschooling prior to attending the Greater Saint Louis

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By Patrick Tuohey on Sep 16, 2015

In Heywood Sanders’ book Convention Follies, he writes about the failure of convention centers and hotels to lead to economic development—or even recoup the costs of the investments themselves.

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By Brittany Wagner on Sep 16, 2015

California teacher Laura Randazzo is not just a teacher—she’s a teacherpreneur.

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By Michael Rathbone on Sep 14, 2015

I’ll bet that’s what Phelps County officials are thinking as they set out to create a new tax increment financing (TIF) district in Rolla. This time they want a new marketplace on the north side of Interstate 44.

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By Michael Q. McShane on Sep 11, 2015

Historically, the Show-Me Institute has rarely joined lawsuits or amicus briefs in Supreme Court cases. But this week, along with several other state public-policy research and educational organizations, the Institute filed an amicus brief in support of the plaintiffs in Friedrichs v.

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By Joseph Miller on Sep 09, 2015

                Parking at Lambert-Saint Louis International Airport (STL) can get expensive. Depending on the lot, the airport will charge anywhere from $7 to $23 dollars a day.

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By James V. Shuls on Sep 09, 2015

Several years ago, my wife and I were in the market to buy a house. As is customary, we had an inspection completed on the house we wanted to purchase. Minor things were noted here and there on the report, but one thing in particular caught our eye.