Truffles (9202 Clayton Road, Ladue; 314-567-9100) announced this morning that executive chef John Griffiths, whose modern Italian fare revitalized the staid Ladue restaurant, is departing next month. Replacing him will be Brandon Benack, who comes to St. Louis from Orlando, where he was most recentl ... More >>
The site of last night's shooting, near Virginia and Dover.Updated 11:56 a.m.: St. Louis police confirm that the man shot and killed by one of its officers last night was Timothy Kern, a 53-year-old St. Louis sherriff's deputy. Kern was off-duty at the time and upset about a romantic break-up.Ori ... More >>
image viaThe Gateway Raceway in happier days.It's not just a sad day for Democrats, it's a sad day for St. Louis NASCAR fans, too. Dover Motorsports, which owns the Gateway International Raceway in Madison, Illinois, announced this morning that it was shutting down the racetrack for good.
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University City resident Dannie Williams was in far north St. Louis early this morning when he was gunned down in the back. 8500 block of Drury LaneSt. Louis police responded to a call of "shots fired" around 1:05 a.m. this morning to discover 47-year-old Williams lying dead in a backyard in the ... More >>
When you can do this on the sidewalk, it's time for ice cream meals.It's hot. Too fucking hot to eat.
But you've gotta eat. Malnutrition makes it harder to stave off heat exhaustion.Of course, you can't eat nothing but ice cream.
Or can you?
Ice cream's not just about chocolate and vanilla. Oh ... More >>
Dr. FreezeSouthern Sno in BrentwoodGreetings! Dr. Freeze here, lately returned on the red-eye bird from the 17th Annual International Conference on the Advancement of the Snow-Cone Arts in Davos, Switzerland -- just in time for the official start of snow-Cone season.Yes, Memorial Day has come and ... More >>