Welcome to the season of jingle bells, best-of-the-year sales, and good will towards men. It’s a time for family, self-reflection, cold, warmth, and people standing by red kettles, ringing bells, next to every entrance or exit that doesn’t have a fire alarm attached to it. 1,114 more words
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As a life-long fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, I found myself downtown for games quite often. One thing that I always noticed was the number of men and women panhandling after the games, asking passersby for money. 410 more words
Residents and stores in West Broadway are dealing with an increase in homelessness and panhandlers, and they say it’s affecting their business.
A surge of people living in a lot near Portage Avenue and Maryland Street has caused concern among locals. 306 more words