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2006 Stories by Anna Teekell Hays

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  • Winter Wunderbar

    published December 27, 2006

    On the eighth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me...fifteen million lights in the trees. No kidding: That's how many bulbs are glowing at... More >>

  • Don't Pass on Glass

    published December 13, 2006

    How to really heat up your home: 1) Get your furnace up to 2,100 degrees Fahrenheit. 2) Put a load of sand, limestone and ash inside, and... More >>

  • You Are the Champion

    published December 6, 2006

    While visiting the BJC SportsWorks exhibit in the Montgomery Bank Exploradome at the Saint Louis Science Center (5050 Oakland Avenue; 314-289-4400... More >>

  • Tropicalia Bacchanalia

    published November 15, 2006

    Drunk on the sounds of samba, the Young Zoo Friends import some Brazilian heat for tonight's Zootini party (from 8 p.m. to midnight). With... More >>

  • This Old House

    published October 11, 2006

    According to an article published in the St. Louis Globe-Democrat in 1903, the Forest Park keeper, who lived at the Cabanne House, was... More >>

  • Fit for Print

    published September 6, 2006

    Carmon Colangelo's prints are woozy with memory, drunk with depth. Taking his inspiration from everywhere — history, travel, even... More >>

  • This City Is U. City

    published August 30, 2006

    University City has compiled and organized more than 100 fun things to do during the 2006 U. City Centennial Celebration, but don't worry if... More >>

  • Red Jam, White Jam

    published August 23, 2006

    What do the Little Penguin, Four Emus, a Smoking Loon, Three Blind Moose and a Wild Horse have in common? They'll all be at the Saint Louis Zoo in... More >>

  • Broadway (by Way of Edwardsville)

    published June 14, 2006

    It's summertime. The pools are open. The skirts are short. We know what you're thinking: You'd like to see a little more "tits and ass." Don't lie... More >>

  • A Robert Altman Companion

    published June 7, 2006

    "I've made a lot of musicals," Robert Altman says, "although nobody calls them musicals." And it's true — a Robert Altman musical?... More >>

  • Sit Right Back

    published May 3, 2006

    My grandfather used to tell the story of "Little Red Riding Hood, Elvis and the Alligator." It was the greatest bedtime tale ever. The characters... More >>

  • Clayton on the Beach

    published April 26, 2006

    You've seen the ads for those $79 flights to Jamaica, and you find yourself pining away for a piña colada and the sound of a steel-drum... More >>

  • Why Are Cadbury Eggs Laid by a Bunny?

    published April 12, 2006

    There are thirteen official rules governing the Saint Louis County Parks' Adults-Only Egg Hunt, but none of them include the phrase "don't... More >>

  • We Are All Made of Stars

    published April 5, 2006

    "It's time to shine" — that's the motto of St. Louis-born choreographer Tanya Alexander's SuperNova Production Group. Never mind that stellar... More >>

  • High (Fashion) Tea

    published March 8, 2006

    Pinky out. Lips pursed. Now, smile at your neighbor and sip. Oh, how delightful is a tea party on a Wednesday afternoon! Following hundreds of... More >>

  • Fruit of Their Labels

    published February 1, 2006

    Who doesn't secretly buy wine for the label art? Ever kept a bottle around just to admire that pretty label long after you've finished enjoying... More >>

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