Kaya's Import Wine & Spirits (4117 Union Road, south St. Louis County; 314-894-0007) closed after ten years this weekend. "Let's blame it on the economy," owner Kata Lozina tells Gut Check, with a sigh.
As Gut Check learned when Katie Moulton profiled Lozina and Kaya's last May, the store filled a ... More >>
Amazon.comSt. Louis has both a thriving music community and a thriving Balkan community. So why don't we have a thriving food-themed Balkan power pop group of our own, like Las Balkanieras?
This Germany-based trio of women from Bosnia, Croatia and Russia not only sing, but sing about food.
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Jason StoffU2 | Interpol
July 17, 2011
U2 may be the least subtle band in history. Last night, the boys took the stage to "Space Oddity," which does not make sense thematically, but does make sense in that the song has a countdown in it and the 360 Tour stage looks like a spac ... More >>
Jennifer SilverbergEric Greitens, Navy SEAL, humanitarian and now bestselling author.Here's your weekly St. Louis bestseller list for the week ending April 17, as compiled by the St. Louis Independent Booksellers Alliance and based on sales at Left Bank Books, Main Street Books, Pudd'nhead Bo ... More >>
View Larger MapAs I posted a few days ago, a new Vietnamese restaurant is opening at 3737 South Grand Boulevard, inside a former McDonald's. I'll admit that whenever I see a locally owned business taking over a chain restaurant's location, I smile. After the jump, in no particular order, five of my ... More >>