Queens County

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2013

    The Ten Best Food Events This Weekend: October 25 to 27

    It's Halloween! Sort of. Since All Hallows' Eve falls on a Thursday, lots of places are celebrating this weekend. We're not complaining -- we'll celebrate all next week if they let us. So get your costume ready for the many spook-tastic contests. Read on for our food-related recommendations. See al ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2013

    Out Every Night: The Best Shows in St. Louis From October 7 to October 13

    This week yields plenty of stops from artists all across the board including the Tontons, Tame Impala, Pretty Lights, Barenaked Ladies and Minus the Bear. Keep reading for our critics' recommendations for the week, and as always, remember to peruse our concert calendar for more options.

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Catherine Murch Shoots Her Children, Herself in Apparent Murder-Suicide

    The Major Case Squad continues to investigate what appears to be the murder-suicide of Catherine Murch, 42, and her two children Mary Claire, 9, and Mitchell 11. Mitch Murch II, husband and father, is not a suspect at this time. Details of what happened Monday morning in the quiet suburb of Glendale ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Police Issue Statement on Glendale Murder-Suicide Investigation

    The Major Case Squad and the Glendale Police have issued a statement on the status of their investigation into the suspected murder-suicide of the Murch family. It's early days in their investigation so information is sparse, and subject to change; a police press conference scheduled for 4:15 p.m. t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2012

    This Week in Anheuser-Busch InBev World Domination

    Oh, yawn, just another week in Anheuser-Busch InBev's Borg-like growth across the world. First came news that A-B has agreed with the St. Louis Cardinals and developer Cordish Companies to be a tenant for the first phase of the long-delayed Ballpark Village project. A-B will open a restaurant feat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2012

    Wine on the Haus: Lunching at 3500 Winehaus

    The Place: 3500 Winehaus (3500 Watson Road; 314-353-9463) The Lunch: The "Memphis Blues" sandwich, with a side of fruit and a glass of pinot grigio ($9) 3500 Winehaus has been open for about a year and a half in Lindenwood Park. It offers something different from the nearby corner bars and neighbo ... More >>

  • Music

    March 15, 2012

    Hayes Carll

    8 p.m. Sunday, March 18. The Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Boulevard.

  • Dining

    March 1, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 20, 2011

    Volcanoes' Album Is Out Saturday: 'Grind Or Mosh Is The Option'

    Joe Apple​Meet Volcanoes, the drum and bass duo whose shitkicking noise rock has taken seismic toll on the eardrums of St. Louis' underground enthusiasts. Jon Ryan and Eric Peters are probably the most badass act to come out of St. Charles in quite some time, and definitely the most badass thi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2011

    Rhine Haus Eatery & Pub Now Open

    Ian Froeb​The Rhine Haus Eatery & Pub is now open at 255 Union Boulevard. This is the first restaurant to occupy this address, located inside the Westmoreland building, since Spyglass on the Park closed several years ago.Rhine Haus has a basic website as well as a Facebook page. The menu isn't ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2011

    Tattoos That Won't Win's Best Beer Tattoo Contest

    Kristina ColeyIf you must get a craft-beer tattoo, take a clue from Stone Brewing's Greg Koch -- go temporary.​Good news! Tattoos have become mostly accepted by polite society and are no longer considered a sign of being a filthy, dirty sailor/whore! How mainstream have they gotten? Enough th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2011

    7 Breakfast-Inspired Ice Cream Flavors We Don't Want to Try

    Ice cream flavors have gotten increasingly bold in their flavor combinations. Take, for example, Baskin-Robbins' newest creation: French Toast. For those who enjoy adventurous flavors, you can get your fix locally at the Bleeding Deacon Public House (4123 Chippewa Sreet; 314-772-1813) where bacon- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2011

    #77: Vegetable Quesadilla at Chava's

    Bryan Peters​Chava's (925 Geyer Avenue, Soulard; 314-241-5503) is a great place to mosey up to the bar, plop a lime in a Corona, and, until recently, light up a smoke. But it's the food that brings you back. The salsa is always exceptionally fresh, the guacamole vibrant, nutty and abundant. Bu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    #92: Cuban Sandwich from La Tropicana

    Deborah Hyland​Once the American palate got a hold of Hispanic foods, we ended up with platter-sized chimichangas, guacamole from a jar and nacho cheese from a can. Fortunately, we also got the Cuban sandwich: a hearty, portable lunch born when Cuban immigrants came to Florida. Each Sandwich ... More >>

  • Music

    March 10, 2011
  • Dining

    February 10, 2011
  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    Review Preview: Filomena's Italian Kitchen

    Ian Froeb​This week, I visit Filomena's Italian Kitchen, a small new restaurant in Glendale. Follow me after the jump for a preview of my review.

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    Filomena's Italian Kitchen Now Open in Glendale

    Ian Froeb​Filomena's Italian Kitchen has opened at 9900 Manchester Road in Glendale (diagonally across the street from the Mexican restaurant El Indio). Filomena's is a small space with a brief menu of such favorites as lasagna, T-ravs, chicken Parmigiano and spaghetti in marinara or meat sauce. V ... More >>

  • News

    July 14, 2010

    Ronnie's Kids

    Today, "amnesty" is a dirty word. So what happened to the immigrants given a fresh start by Reagan in 1986?

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2010

    Ass Clown of the Week: Stupid Criminals Edition

    ​The weather is heating up, and you know what that means? The brain cells of stupid criminals have entered a period of heat-induced dormancy, allowing people to make worse decisions than usual.Observe, this week's nominees for Ass Clown...1. East Carondelet Pick-Up Driving Teen: An 18-year-old tee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 12, 2010

    Ass Clown of the Week: Political Edition

    This week's clowns show their stripes.​With a few exceptions, ordinary folks in and around St. Louis refrained from outrageous acts of jackassery this week. Congratulations.Wish we could say the same of our elected officials. When it comes to questionable behavior, Missouri and Illinois politicos ... More >>

  • Music

    December 16, 2009

    Hawthorne Heights

    6 p.m. Saturday, December 19. Fubar, 3108 Locust Street.

  • Blogs

    October 9, 2009

    St. Louis Weekend Concert Calendar: Friday, October 9 to Sunday, October 11

    Friday, October 9 *They Might Be Giants/Guggenheim Grotto, The Pageant *The Bottle Rockets/Otis Gibbs, Duck Room *Maxwell/Chrisette Michele/Common, Scottrade Center *Devon Allman's Honeytribe, Cicero's *Street Dogs, Pop's *Essince, Vintage Vinyl *Aaron Kamm and the One Drops, Broadway Oyster Bar *A ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2009

    [Update] Show Cancellations and Reschedules: Paramore, Miley Cyrus, Brookville, more!

    *Paramore's show, which was originally scheduled for this Wednesday (October 7) at the Pageant is now at the same venue on Tuesday, November 3. Vocalist Hayley Williams' voice needs some rest. Get well soon!*Miley Cyrus' concert, which was originally supposed to happen last night, at the Scottrade C ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2009

    Photos Review Setlist: Trashcan Sinatras and Brookville at the Firebird, Saturday, August 8

    Better Than: Sitting at home listening to the Postcard Records discography. The Trashcan Sinatras had no idea how prescient the title of its early '90s hit single, "Obscurity Knocks," would prove to be. Nearly twenty years later, the Scottish band has endured bankruptcy, label mergers, label disint ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 7, 2009

    '90s Jams of the Week: Trashcan Sinatras, "Hayfever" and the Breeders, "Cannonball"

    The '90s Jam of the Week today is a two-headed monster of awesomeness. First, the Breeders are making their triumphant return to St. Louis tonight at the Duck Room. Times New Viking (who are pretty great in their own right) open. Show starts at 9 p.m. and tickets are $20. Then tomorrow, the Trashcan ... More >>

  • Dining

    April 30, 2008

    Landshark Lager

    Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
    14141 Riverport Drive, Maryland Heights

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2008
  • Culture

    November 14, 2007

    St. Louis Stage Capsules

    Dennis Brown and Paul Friswold suss out the local theater scene.

  • Music

    November 14, 2007

    Darkness on the Edge of Town

    Nashville singer-songwriter Mary Gauthier embodies the word "intense." And that's a good thing.

  • Music

    September 5, 2007

    The Ataris

    6 p.m. Friday, September 7. Off Broadway, 3509 Lemp Avenue.

  • Blogs

    May 29, 2007
  • Film

    November 15, 2006

    SLIFF Redux

    Highlights from the second week of the St. Louis International Film Festival.

  • Calendar

    April 26, 2006
  • Dining

    August 17, 2005

    Déjà Q's

    Spyglass on the Park takes over an impressive space, but the menu doesn't aim for grandeur

  • Music

    January 12, 2005

    Various Artists

    Doctors, Professors, Kings & Queens (Shout! Factory)

  • Music

    October 27, 2004

    A Tribe Called Quest

    Saturday, October 30; the Pageant

  • Music

    June 30, 2004

    We Ragazzi

    Monday, July 5; Rocket Bar

  • Film

    March 19, 2003

    Now Hear This!

    Apartheid didn't stand a chance against so many songs

  • Music

    November 6, 2002

    Damn, That DJ Made My Day

    Jam Master Jay, 1965-2002

  • Film

    June 5, 2002

    Film Openings

    Week of June 5, 2002

  • Dining

    January 9, 2002

    French Toast

    Under new ownership, Malmaison still turns out some of St. Louis' best French food

  • Best of St. Louis

    September 26, 2001

    Best Cuban Coffee

    La Tropicana Market

  • Culture

    June 20, 2001

    Extolling Stone

    An exhibition of contemporary African sculpture at the Missouri Botanical Gardens goes far to adjust preconceived notions of the continent's art

  • Music

    May 23, 2001


    Take It or Squeeze It (Loud)

  • Dining

    April 25, 2001

    Gone Fishin'

    The St. Louis Fish Market is sure to hook diners

  • Dining

    February 14, 2001

    Horse Sense

    The Wild Horse Grill stampedes onto the Chesterfield Valley floodplain

  • News

    October 25, 2000


    From the week of October 25, 2000

  • News

    October 4, 2000

    Letters to the Editor

    Published the week of October 4, 2000

  • Music

    February 3, 1999
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