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  • Half and Half
    The breakfast menu is split into egg dishes and "Sweets." From the latter I tried the blueberry pancakes, three thick discs with lovely browned exteriors and studded with ripe, juicy berries. The pancakes come topped with three generous dollops of blueberry butter, rich and very sweet; on the...
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  • Summer 2011 in Photos (NSFW)
    Another labor day weekend has come and gone and with it we celebrated the symbolic end of summer. However, before we change our wardrobes and move on, it's time to look back at the concerts, parties and events that made this summer an awesome time to be in St. Louis.
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  • Midwest Wingfest
    Midwest Wingfest took place in Fairview Heights on Saturday, September 3. This saucy event featured over 25 vendors, a 5K chicken run, talent show, live music, eating contests and over 12,000 pounds of wings. Photos by Nick Schnelle
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  • U Can Dance at Rue 13
    U Can Dance hosted its first party at Rue 13 on Friday, September 2. Photographer Lee Harris was there to capture the mayhem.
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  • Mad Tomato
    Pizza hews toward the Neapolitan style: thin of crust and cooked in a wood-burning oven. (The temperature readout, visible from the bar, showed just north of 600 degrees.) The crust is speckled with char but retains a distinct character and a light chew. Of the five varieties available, I went...
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  • Festival of Nations 2011
    The twelfth annual Festival of Nations took place over the weekend on August 27th and 28th in Tower Grove Park. This multicultural celebration featured food and art from over 51 ethnicities. Various dancers and musicians performed throughout the festival, showing off their cultural costumes and...
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  • LouFest 2011 Day Two
    Click here for a full list of reviews, highlights and happenings from LouFest 2011. Photos by Nick Schnelle and Todd Owyoung. Related Content Photos: LouFest 2011 Day One
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  • LouFest 2011 Day One
    Click here for a full list of reviews, highlights and happenings from LouFest 2011. Photos by Todd Owyoung and Nick Schnelle. Related Content Photos: LouFest 2011 Day Two
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  • Artopia 2011
    Artopia, the RFT's annual party to honor the winners of the MasterMind Awards, took place on August 25 at 2720 Cherokee. Click here to read more about our 2011 MasterMinds. Photos by Jarred Gastreich.
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  • Shula's 347 Grill
    The burgers are good: well seasoned and cooked to your desired temperature. There's a basic burger, a cheeseburger and the "Hickory Burger," which comes with pepper-jack cheese, bacon and a tangy barbecue sauce. The braised beef sandwich brings thick slices of tender, flavorful meat topped with...
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  • Urban Assault Ride 2011
    New Belgium's Urban Assault Ride, a city-wide bicycle scavenger hunt, returned to St. Louis on Sunday, August 21. Participants geared up at Forest Park before trekking across the city for a series of crazy obstacles at different checkpoints. There was also plenty of free beer to keep things...
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  • Lil Wayne and Rick Ross
    The bottom line is this: Lil Wayne gave the fans exactly what they wanted, and the concert was a blast. Whether or not Wayne is the "best rapper alive" (as he claims to be) is still highly debatable, but fans at last night's show should have little doubt that he's one of the best performers...
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