Photo finished? • Missouri transportation officials are looking into Uplands Park’s use of a mobile speed camera on a short stretch of Natural Bridge Road — a state highway where camera use is restricted. The use of photo enforcement on Missouri highways is supposed to be limited to school and construction zones, as well as certain highways considered prone to accidents.
Ho-ho-horrendous • When it comes to “ugly Christmas sweaters,” many resale shops around town have started to make exceptions. They know that no matter the condition, these items of questionable fashion won’t last long once they put them out on the racks. The sweaters, popular in the 1980s, have found a second life in recent years as part of an ironic fashion trend that pokes fun at the aesthetics of the garments.