Daily Archives: January 30, 2015

Jeff Roorda: STL police officers will quit the depart if the city creates a civilian oversight board

Jeff Roorda, a police union official, said on Thursday that St. Louis police officers will quit the department or do only the bare minimum on patrol if the city creates the kind of civilian oversight board currently being proposed. “They’d … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread | 80’s Freestyle & Pop Music Week

A-HA, It’s Friday! Hope you’re been enjoying this week’s mixture of 80’s freestyle and pop music! today’s featured artists are A-HA and Midnight Star. A-Ha– Ain’t they pur-ty?! A-ha (stylized a-ha; Norwegian pronunciation: [ɑˈhɑː]) is a Norwegian band formed in … Continue reading

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