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December 2012

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Photograph courtesy of the Missouri History Museum, St. Louis

Crossing the water more

History

Technology comes to the dining room. more

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Photo by Kevin A. Roberts

A restaurant success story—based on a single item. more

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Salt's new chef maintains focus in the Central West End more

Restaurant Reviews

Race and class tend to be touchy subjects, so it’s no surprise that many locals felt uncomfortable when a BBC reporter decided to explore the relationship between those topics during a visit to St.... more

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Photography by Kelly Kelsey

Across the street from the city’s newly renovated Central Library, Lucas Park is undergoing a makeover of its own, thanks to downtown residents Matt O’Leary and Kelly Kelsey, founders of the grass-... more

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Photography by Tuan Lee

Who improvised her way through the CIA more

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Photo By Kevin A. Roberts

Apple blacklisted him. Twitter hired him. more

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Illustration by Susie Ghahremani

Bob and Annette Jenkins’ bizarrely practical idea just might replace pet cemeteries—and help the Mob dispose of bodies. more

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Coffee Brand: Intelligentsia. Watch: Classic timepieces. Grooming Product: Facial moisturizer. Clothing Designer: Baldwin, out of Kansas City. Shoes: I’ve been switching between Red Wing boot... more

Culture

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Jewelry from St. Louis designers makes a striking, thoughtful holiday gift more

Culture

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Illustration by Jeffrey Alan Love

Back in January, we opined that the end might be near—and not because of the Mayans. We fretted about the potential closing of Lone Elk Park, the proposal to make Interstate 70 a toll road, and the... more

Who’s got it, who’s lost it, & how to play the game more

News

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Photograph by Kevin A. Roberts

Taps come to a table near you more

Nelly hosted his 7th annual Black and White Ball with special guests special guests Steven Jackson of the St. Louis Rams and music producer and DJ Jermaine Dupri at the St. Louis Science Center. more

Guests joined Jimmy Jamieson, Christy Marshall at Neiman Marcus for the unveiling of "Faces of The Haven", a photo exhibit celebrating 25 years of The Haven of Grace, coffee, sweet treats, and the top "10" gift ideas. more

The Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation recognized three St. Louis executives, David Farr, Chairman and CEO, Emerson, George Roman, Vice President, State and Local Government Relations, Boeing, Bill DeWitt III, President, St. Louis Cardinals, at its first black tie awards dinner in St. Louis Hyatt Regency St. Louis Arch. more

Iconic fashion designer Isaac Mizrahi's six-piece Malibu Collection, inspired by the all-new 2013 Chevrolet Malibu midsize sedan. The collection highlights some of the car’s most striking features and colors, including clean lines, crisp shapes, and soft-touch materials and textures. more

St. Louis Magazine hosted Table Talk with Chef Justin Haifley at the Tavern Kitchen & Bar. This new dinner series presented by the Wild Family featured intimate and top-notch culinary experience with cooking demonstrations from the chef and a four-course meal with beer and wine pairings. more