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December 2015

This December, see a holiday musical, check out a neighborhood festival, and more. Read more

Culture

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

What's new and notable this month Read more

Dining

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Kevin East steers Gateway Arch riverboat cruises, such as the one coming up on New Year’s Eve. “If you ever wonder where I am," he says, "I’ll be at the very top.” Read more

News

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Photograph by Kevin A. Roberts

Despite being on the road in recent months, Wehling has managed to form Vandeventer with drummer Mike Schurk and bassist Nate Carpenter. Read more

Music

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Macgregor Lay is warming up at Dance Project St. Louis, waiting to audition for The Moscow Ballet’s Great Russian Nutcracker... Read more

Family

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Photography courtesy of St. Louis University

St. Louis MetroMarket will equip a retired Metro bus with shelving and refrigeration units, so that it can stock produce and other healthy foods. Read more

News

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

For some, getting to work can be more difficult than finding work. Read more

News

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Photography by August Jennewein/UMSL

It was love at first stop—well, almost. Read more

News

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

While in Jacksonville during the 2005 Super Bowl, Michael Austin noticed an unusual mode of transportation everywhere he looked: pedicabs. Read more

News

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Photography courtesy of Metro Transit, St. Louis

We invited Les Sterman, former executive of the East-West Gateway Council of Governments, and Steven Patterson, urban planner and publisher of Urban Review St. Louis to debate the merits of the north-south line. Read more

News

For now, St. Louis waits for the Uber vs. St. Louis Metropolitan Taxicab Commission conundrum to be sorted out in court. In the meantime, here are a variety of colorful quotes from the past six months. Read more

News

Charlie Miller is a “security researcher” who gained notoriety for his wireless hacking of a Cherokee Jeep from a distant laptop. The disabling of the car was chronicled in Wired... Read more

News

It’s Christmas 1964; these kids are earmuffed and swaddled to go out caroling in Berkeley, then one of the anomalous integrated suburbs in hypersegregated St. Louis... Read more

History

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Illustration by Tim Lane

The building that shares a parking lot with Hodak’s fried chicken palace doesn’t look like anything special—until you turn the corner and look in the window... Read more

News

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Illustration by Todd Detwiler

News

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Photograph by Ryan Musick

Elliot’s advice to aspiring musicians: “Let life experiences shape you and your music.” Read more

Culture

Stuff to read and listen to—and give as gifts. Read more

Literature

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Photograph by Kevin A. Roberts

When the weather glitters with snow and ice, there's nothing better than to glitter right back—with diamonds. Read more

Culture

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Photograph by Thomas Crone

Here’s a trio of places to consider on those nights when you’re thinking, “What should we do?” Read more

Music

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Courtesy of parapet/REAL HUMANS

With the addition of some overseas ties and a new name, the space that previously housed art gallery Free Paarking is reinvented. Read more

Visual Arts