Sanctuaria (4198 Manchester Avenue; 314-535-9700)
The Hours: Tuesday through Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. and late-night happy hour Friday and Saturday from 11 p.m. to 1 a.m.
The Deal: $2 seasonal sippers, $1 off bottled and tap beer and $1 off wells.
Karaoke can be a dangerous endeavor. What can you sing that won't make friends shun you? How can you go balls-out during your next performance? Each week in "Ask a Karaoke Host," RFT Music writer and professional karaoke host Allison Babka answers your burning questions about maximizing your melodio ... More >>
First, the bad news: Whole Foods Market has recalled a brand of ricotta salata cheese because of the risk of listeria contamination, the company announced yesterday via the FDA.
Forever Cheese Inc., of Long Island, New York, supplied the specific brand, Ricotta Salata Frescolina.
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Photo by Mike AppelsteinPains of Being Pure at Heart | Craft Spells
August 5, 2011
To my shock, they dedicated a song to me, so let's dispose with any pretense of objectivity right now. Admittedly, the song was "My Terrible Friend," so if they'd sucked live, I could have slamme ... More >>
Wash those hands!From Newsday, via Gawker, comes a twist to the usual food-poisoning story: exposure to hepatitis A during the communion portion of a Catholic mass in Long Island.Department
and church officials did not name the source of the virus, but said
that people who attended services [on ... More >>
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East St. Louis has never really had a hip-hop artist blow up nationally. Raw Resse, Beano, and Da Bangaz all had local club hits that led to record deals but little else--nothing on the level of Nelly, let alone 314 money-makers like Jibbs or Murphy Lee.
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