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  • Mary Ann's Tea Room serves up kitsch and eccentricity in the CWE
    Mary Ann's Tea Room serves up kitsch and eccentricity for ladies who lunch -- the decor alone is a tipoff that this Central West End cafe doesn't take itself too seriously. Chef Ben Herbert's soups are alone worth the trip -- keep an eye out for the butternut squash when you come with Mom and...
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  • RL Grime Fans at Old Rock House
    A blast of wintry weather didn't stop hundreds of RL Grime fans from hitting the Old Rock House on November 15, 2014, to see their idol spin some hip-hop, trap and bass. Read our interview with RL Grime here.
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  • The Art-Covered Bodies at the Old School Tattoo Expo
    Thousands of ink lovers gathered at the Ramada Plaza Hotel downtown for the St. Louis Old School Tattoo Expo, an annual celebration of gorgeous body art, informative seminars and innovative techniques. We visited the three-day affair on November 15, 2014, and found attendees proudly showing off...
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  • Plank Road Pizza paves the way for dining in Cottleville
    From its rustic rafters to repurposed floorboards, Plank Road Pizza gives a knowing nod to Cottleville's history while excelling in contemporary-style pizzas, such as the "St. Charles Street," made with Buffalo chicken and Gorgonzola cheese. The dessert pizzas are also not to be missed. Photos...
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  • The New Pornographers at the Pageant
    Always appreciated during each visit, the New Pornographers performed a sturdy set at the Pageant on November 10, 2014. Fans of all ages -- particularly the ones who have grown up with them -- were quiet and attentive during the show, which was opened by Pains of Being Pure at Heart. Read our...
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  • Cherokee Street Jazz Crawl 2014
    The people of Cherokee Street wore their boogie shoes for the Nevermore Jazz Ball & St. Louis Swing Dance Festival. With classes and events celebrating jazz, blues and swing moves, the weekend event had dancers jumpin', jivin' and wailin'. As part of the fun, local musicians romped down...
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  • Running Hungry at the Cupcake Run and Bottlecap Dash
    Cupcakes, soda and beer are unconventional fuels for runners, but they certainly were enjoyed by the hundreds of participants in the Gateway Cupcake 5K Run & Walk and Bottlecap Dash 5K Obstacle Run. Held in Forest Park on November 8, 2014, the events rewarded adults and children with...
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  • S'mores and Smoke at the Fall Fire Festival
    It's officially fall when you make s'mores in the great outdoors. The Green Center in University City welcomed autumn with its annual Fall Fire Festival on November 8, 2014, and attendees were more than happy to eat gooey desserts, guzzle hot cocoa, enjoy live music and watch trained performers...
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  • The 25 Best Space Movies of All Time
    Our film critics didn't come away from Christopher Nolan's space epic Interstellar with much praise, but it did get us thinking about other flicks -- epics, comedies, and truly weird classics -- set in or about the great beyond. Below are our 25 favorite space movies since the Big Bang. See...
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  • Primus Opens a Chocolate Factory in Peabody Opera House
    Funk fans entered a world of pure imagination on November 5, 2014, when Primus brought its Willy Wonka-themed tour to Peabody Opera House. Supporting the new album Primus & the Chocolate Factory with the Fungi Ensemble, Les Claypool and friends performed their trademark funk-metal amid...
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  • Anberlin and Greek Fire at the Ready Room
    For fans, it was hard to say goodbye. For Anberlin, it simply was time. Performing at the Ready Room on November 4, 2014, the Florida rock band dazzled St. Louis with good tunes and a spectacular light show during its final tour before its members call it quits. Multiple iterations of the...
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  • Grove East Provisions is a charming little south side bodega
    Inspired by the neighborhood markets he found every place he visited in Europe, guitarist-turned-shop-owner Barry Kinder brings the idea closer to home with his market-cafe Grove East Provisions. Bread is cooked on-site by Red Fox Baking -- one of the city's best -- and comfort foods such as...
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