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Dec 28, 2015 9:21 AM Culture

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Beneath the roar of shop fans as loud as Cessnas, you hear rhythmic bangs, periodic clangs, a high silvery sound so pure it tests your nerves… more

Dec 18, 2015 7:30 AM News

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

When Justin Keller of Atlanta woke to the news that his band’s tour van and $25,000 worth of equipment stashed inside it were gone, he thought it was a joke. His band, Radio Birds, had stayed at the Crowne Plaza hotel after playing at the Firebird. more

Dec 18, 2015 7:30 AM News

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

A look at dining options in and around St. Louis’ classic Italian neighborhood. more

Dec 18, 2015 7:30 AM Dining 1 Comments

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Photography by Jason Connel

Vinyl may have been the first vintage audio medium to make a comeback, but there’s another analog industry on the same track: cassette tapes. National Audio Company, based in Springfield, Missouri, is the nation’s largest remaining cassette maker. more

Dec 18, 2015 7:30 AM News

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Photography by Matt Marcinkowski

Saint Louis University medical student Jeremy Goss and recent Washington University graduates Tej Azad and Colin Dowling are the co-founders of St. Louis MetroMarket, the area’s first mobile farmers’ market... more

Dec 18, 2015 7:30 AM News

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Photograph by Kevin A. Roberts

The Walkman’s latest work is a seven-song EP called The Tape, which has been released digitally, though in a dream world you’d be listening to it on tape, on a Sony Walkman. more

Dec 18, 2015 7:30 AM Music

The United Nations’ International Year of Pulses more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM Dining

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Illustration by Luc Melanson

When describing the office culture of LockerDome, CEO and co-founder Gabe Lozano doesn’t mince words: “I want people to get shit done. That’s the culture.” more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM News

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Photography courtesy of Bissinger’s/Forte Photography

The site of the original Bissinger’s chocolate factory, the venue prides itself on exceptional food, including many chocolate-infused items... more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM Weddings

A typo on one of the St. Louis Blues’ social media accounts became a rallying cry for fans when #RoarBacon went viral. Team captain and noted animal lover David Backes even showed up at practice with a live hog named Piggy Smalls. more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM News

Ordinarily, I’d start this review by telling you about an out-of-the-way gem serving up Asian flavors born of the southern Chinese province of Yunnan, where proprietress Lona Luo was born.Lona’s Lil Eats, however, is anything but hidden. more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM Dining

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

What's new and notable this month more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM Dining

Grab your saber. There’s Champagne to be opened. more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM Dining

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Roasted Pork Sandwich at Union Loafers Café and Bread Bakery more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM Dining

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Photograph by Wwongbc, via Wikimedia Commons

We were recently heartened to hear about the arrival of a new music store in Maplewood, Planet Score, which carries cassettes, just like these long-gone spots. more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM Music 1 Comments

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

A new restaurant comes to Old Webster. more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM Dining

Dress codes, office romances, and vending machines are not what they used to be. We're still mourning the “three-martini lunch.” more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM News

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Illustration by Todd Detwiler

With the use of a drone, Finan was able to create a 3-D topographical model of the area in a matter of minutes. “It’s absolutely bonkers crazy,” he says. Here’s how it works. more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM News

An August Gallup poll found the average American worker works from home two days per month. Flexible work hours have become one of the most highly coveted of employee perks, and co-working spaces are popping up to accommodate the trend. more

Dec 18, 2015 6:00 AM News