Pedal on down to St. Jacob, Illinois on Sunday, May 19 for the 28th annual St. Jacob Strawberry Festival and Berry Bicycle Ride.
The Berry Bicycle Ride will kick off the event at 7:30 a.m. at St. Jacob Township park. There are four trail routes for riders with different skill levels (super short, ... More >>
I have been attending the St. Louis Auto Show for probably twenty years now. I can recall back when the Caprice-based Impala was a concept. The Viper and Sunfire as well. The Acura NSX. And I saw them all, live and in person. Over acres and acres of jam-packed floor space. Every manufacturer and n ... More >>
Peter Hughes, who now plays bass with the Mountain Goats, had a band called DiskothiQ in the '90s. It was, in Hughes' words, "semi-competent indie-rock with bad singing." Together with his brother Kevin and Kevin Trapp, he released four albums. They have some truly wonderful moments but probably ser ... More >>
While digging through the RFT toy chest last week, we stumbled on the most amazing thing: a vintage edition of a game called Bad Beer Baron: Bachelor Edition.The game pits a bevy of attractive women against each other in pursuit of a wealthy beer magnate. But, it warns, "many, many beautiful wome ... More >>
When we tumbled off the ol' king-size Posturpedic after yet another post-holiday bender and scanned the local headlines yesterday morn, our peepers opened wide at the sight of Deb Peterson's EXCLUSIVE interview with bad-boy beer baron August A. Busch IV.
Having read said EXCLUSIVE -- and its ... More >>
Adrienne Nicole MartinWhile the tragic death of Adrienne Nicole Martin remains shrouded in mystery, her passing confirms one thing: St. Louis' most notorious bachelor is back on the prowl.August Busch IV, who served as CEO of Anheuser-Busch prior to its acquisition by InBev, reportedly had been d ... More >>
The Tokyo Drift has arrived to the Midwest -- specifically the underground parking garage of the downtown St. Louis Hyatt Hotel. Check out this YouTube clip of parking valets abusing guests' cars at the hotel. Sure, peel out in the 'Vette. But the late-90s Honda Civic? Why, that could be my ri ... More >>