I have a Sticky Post showing up in the sidebar when I use the Recent Posts widget. This really shouldn't be happening.
What I want to do, and what I suspect LOTS of others want to do, is to use a Sticky Post as a kind of "greeting" or "about" post on the front page while allowing all other posts to stack up underneath it.
But then you don't want any kind of Sticky Post to show up as a Recent Post anywhere.
I have seen other threads about this issue, but it looks as if the users participating in those posts have stopped following them and I can not get a response.
Here's the site I am currently working on: