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  • A Visit to Extra Virgin in Clayton
    On a rainy Sunday afternoon, Gut Check wandered through Clayton's Carondelet Plaza to meet with Marianne Prey, the owner of Extra Virgin: An Olive Oil Ovation. Prey's store is small but inviting, and is reminiscent of an old Tuscan village. The decoration is rustic, and the products are...
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  • St. Louis Wing Co.
    The first time Ian Froeb visited the St. Louis Wing Co., he was less than impressed. This week, he drops in for a full review. Photos by Kholood Eid.
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  • 2011 Guns 'N' Hoses Charity Boxing Event
    Saturday night, police battled firefighters in the boxing ring at Scottrade Center in the 2011 edition of their annual Guns 'N' Hoses event. All proceeds benefited Backstoppers, a charity that aids families of those killed in the line of duty. Photos by Jon Gitchoff.
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  • 2011 World Series DVD Premiere
    Cardinal Nation filled the Peabody Opera House Tuesday night for the 2011 World Series DVD premiere screening, with hometown boys NLCS and World Series MVP David Freese and relief pitcher Kyle McClellan among the VIPs to walk the red carpet prior to the film. And once the screening began, the...
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  • Shell's Coastal Cuisine
    This week, Ian Froeb takes his second bite at the local food truck apple and shares his opinion on two more of these roving eateries -- Shell's Coastal Cuisine and Falafelwich Wagon. How did they measure up? You'll have to read the review here. Meanwhile, enjoy these photos of Shell's by...
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  • A First Look at EdgeWild
    EdgeWild Restaurant and Winery is like the Narnia of Chesterfield. Walk through the double doors and you're transported to a warmer world, filled with fine wine, chocolate covered mushrooms, fireplaces, oak tables and wooden-rafted ceilings. Read Ettie Berneking's take on EdgeWild's open house here.
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  • 2011 SLIFF Awards and Wrap-Up Party
    The 2011 installment of the St. Louis International Film Festival came to a close Sunday night as awards were handed out. Kholood Eid was on hand to take these photos.
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  • Xero Tribe's 2011 Post-Apocalypse Party
    On Saturday night, Xero Tribe put on their second annual Post-Apocalypse party at the Skatium in south St. Louis. Kholood Eid was there to document the proceedings.
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  • "My Shadow and Me" art exhibit
    "My Shadow and Me" is a series of works by local art professors and their students from seven area universities. The show's opening night was this past Friday at the Foundry Art Centre in St. Charles. Photos by RFT Photo Intern Savannah Dodd.
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  • Occupy St. Louis arrests
    Yesterday afternoon, more than 800 people marched in solidarity with the Occupy cause, which led to 14 arrests when protestors refused to retreat back from the Martin Luther King Bridge. The march began at Kiener Plaza, which has become something of a headquarters for the Occupy St. Louis...
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  • East St. Louis High School Football Flyers
    The East St. Louis Senior High Flyers have won more high school football games than any other program in the country. Even though the city is hemorrhaging population-- over the last five years, the team school's enrollment has dropped by 25 percent -- head coach Darren Sunkett has rebuilt the...
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  • Liluma's Side Door
    This week, Ian Froeb reviews Jim Fiala's latest venture, Liluma Side Door. Read the review here. Photos by Jennifer Silverberg.
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