Racial Equity, National Models, Focus at Meeting

The Ferguson Commission held its eighth public full commission meeting on Wednesday, March 25 at the Sheet Metal Workers’ Hall on Chouteau Ave.

The meeting focused on racial equity and reconciliation. Racial equity is one of the five areas of focus identified through community feedback in early Commission meetings – the others being citizen-law enforcement relations, municipal courts and governance, economic inequity and opportunity and child well-being and educational equity.

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3 Action Films for Spring Open

By Sandra Olmsted

Besides Cinderella, which had another great weekend at the box office, the other film that did well last weekend was another film with a woman in lead role, and this one was the action flick The Divergent Series: Insurgent. The box office take for the two other action films, The Gunman and Run All Night, both with male leads, have been disappointing, to say the least, but only one of these deserves to be ignored by action flick fans.

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Rotary Club Holds Rally to Support License Office

   Florissant License office manager Wayne Williams (right) talks to a fellow Rotarian at Saturday’s rally. Williams said they’re  awaiting word from the state  of Missouri on the whether  It would reverse its decision on awarding the office  to a  St. Charles County company.

Florissant License office manager Wayne Williams (right) talks to a fellow Rotarian at Saturday’s rally. Williams said they’re awaiting word from the state of Missouri on the whether it would reverse its decision on awarding the office to a St. Charles County company.

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GNC Chamber Hosts The 27th Annual Business Showcase

Photos by Bob Lindsey

The Greater North County Chamber of Commerce and the City of Florissant hosted 27th Anniversary of the Chamber’s Business Showcase, featuring a “Taste of North County” at the James J. Eagan Community Center in Florissant last Saturday.

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2 Restaurants Change Owners, New Concepts

By Carol Arnett

Two restaurants are changing hands in Florissant. The council heard requests for two special use permit transfers at Monday’s council meeting.

In the first case, Kevin McDaniel requested a transfer of the permit from Old Tymers Carry-out Kitchen to Bootsy’s BBQ, Burgers and More for the restaurant at 12675 New Halls Ferry Rd.

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Maybe it’s Best to Let Stan And Rams Go, Find a Team With New Local Ownership

**Randy Gardner photo**By Randy Gardner

Wow, is all I can say. Stan Kroenke will just not give up will he? He has more options on his plate than a dinner at a smorgasbord.

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