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November 2015

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

Each month, Game Night Gear sends subscribers a new board game. “With all the social media, you have access to everyone all the time, but I think people crave the face-to-face,” says founder Richard Lamora. Read more

News

A fusion restaurant blooms in Soulard. Read more

First Bite

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Photograph by Kevin A. Roberts

For guys, getting a haircut is a hell of a lot cooler than it was 10 years ago. Consider Notch in The Grove, where tattooed stylists with nicknames like“Darth Fader” clip away to rock music. Read more

Culture

At age 31, Lori Chalupny is retiring from the U.S. Women’s National Team, ending an international career that has included more than 100 games, an Olympic gold medal in 2008, and a World Cup title in Canada this summer. Read more

Sports

You might not realize just how deep coffee runs in our veins. “Coffee is really one of St. Louis’ best-kept secrets,” says Katie Moon, manager of a new exhibit at the Missouri History Museum that explores this city’s past as a leading coffee producer Read more

News

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Sir Winston Churchill, Boats at Cannes Harbor, 1937. Oil on canvas, 24 x 30”. The National Churchill Museum.

A new exhibit at the Kemper presents Winston Churchill in an unexpected guise. Read more

Visual Arts

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

As far as I know, I’m the only person in St. Louis that performs a knife-throwing act. There aren’t very many impalement artists in the country. Read more

News

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Image by Michael Eastman

Photographer Michael Eastman has shot in Forest Park for more than 40 years. That's where he shot his newest series—a body of work unlike anything he's produced so far. Read more

Visual Arts

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Illustration by Joel Kimmel

News

Why it's time to reconsider boxed wine Read more

Dining

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

What's new and notable this month Read more

Dining

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Illustration by Britt Spencer

The answer depends on what you mean by the word “you.” If you’re asking whether I can gain access to the cave, of course I can. The illustrious St. Louis Sage works in mysterious ways and passes where he pleases. Read more

News

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

At J McArthur’s, salt and pepper aren’t on the tables—the sign of a kitchen that’s confident in its wares. Dishes get the appropriate seasoning, along with much else, before arriving at the table... Read more

Restaurant Reviews

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Photo by Kevin A. Roberts

Grilled Chili-Rubbed Steak from Milagro Modern Mexican Read more

Dining

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Photography by Kevin A Roberts

We take a look at St. Charles, St. Peters, Cottleville, O'Fallon, and more. Read more

Dining

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Patagonia Ultralight down jacket in Feather Grey, $299. Alpine Shop

From jackets to boots to fox-and-velvet earmuffs. Read more

Culture

Apfel is being honored at the Saint Louis Fashion Fund’s second annual gala at Union Station on November 4. Read more

Culture

Our hearts break for you. They break when your homes are reduced to rubble in a senseless civil war. When smugglers cram you onto boats with little drinking water for a hopeless journey they say takes hours but actually requires days. Read more

News

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

'Tis the season for marshmallow treats. Read more

Dining

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Photography by Kevin A. Roberts

A Creve Coeur barbecue joint retools. Read more

Dining