A Cozy nearby Labor of Love – Boenker Hill Vineyard and Winery

Feel the Charm of Boenker Hill Vineyard and Winery Bridgeton, MO/December 20, 2016 (STLRestaurant.News) On Friday I spent the afternoon at one of the coziest little wineries in town and I wanted to share my experience with our readers.  I’d written about Boenker Hill Vineyard and Winery back in August when I first found out … Continue reading A Cozy nearby Labor of Love – Boenker Hill Vineyard and Winery

A Legend in Its Own Time – Nicks Pub

Nicks Pub: Where Everybody Knows Your Name St. Louis, MO/December 20, 2016 (STLRestaurant.News) Nicks Pub – Terrific neighborhood bars are not an obsolete idea…they are timeless.  These bars are the sacred little places where you go once or perhaps a few times a week to see your friends, shoot the bull with the bartender, watch … Continue reading A Legend in Its Own Time – Nicks Pub

Tupac Shakur, Pearl Jam, Yes to be inducted into Rock Hall

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — The late rapper Tupac Shakur and Seattle-based rockers Pearl Jam lead a class of Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees including folkie Joan Baez and 1970s favorites Journey, Yes and Electric Light Orchestra. The rock hall, in downtown Cleveland, also said Tuesday it would give a special award to Nile … Continue reading Tupac Shakur, Pearl Jam, Yes to be inducted into Rock Hall

Testing stem cells in tiniest hearts to fight birth defect

BALTIMORE (AP)(STL.News) — The 4-month-old on the operating table has a shocking birth defect, nearly half his heart too small or even missing. To save him, surgeons will have to totally reroute how his blood flows, a drastic treatment that doesn’t always work. So this time they are going a step further. In a bold … Continue reading Testing stem cells in tiniest hearts to fight birth defect

Sager remembered for love of family, sports, flashy attire

ATLANTA (AP)(STL.News) — Longtime TNT broadcaster Craig Sager was remembered for his love of family, sports and colorful attire at a memorial service Tuesday that produced laughs and tears. Among those attending the service were San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich and members of Turner Sports TV family, including Ernie Johnson and Reggie Miller. The … Continue reading Sager remembered for love of family, sports, flashy attire

Travel stocks rise as Dow inches closer to 20,000

Dow inches closer to 20,000 NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — Gains for banks and travel companies are pulling U.S. stock indexes to record levels on Tuesday. Travel companies like cruise lines and travel websites are giving consumer-focused companies a lift while financial firms are rising thanks to a recovery in bond yields and interest rates. The … Continue reading Travel stocks rise as Dow inches closer to 20,000

Report: DEA records show W. Va. flooded with painkillers

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP)(STL.News) — Drug wholesalers shipped 780 million hydrocodone and oxycodone pills to West Virginia in just six years, a period when 1,728 people fatally overdosed on these two painkillers, according to an investigation by the Charleston Gazette-Mail. That amounts to 433 of the frequently abused opioid pills for every man, woman and child … Continue reading Report: DEA records show W. Va. flooded with painkillers

Global stocks waver as attacks in Germany, Turkey hike risks

Global stocks waver SEOUL, South Korea (AP)(STL.News) — Global markets wavered Tuesday as attacks in Germany and Turkey kept investors’ appetite for risk in check. The yen fell after the Bank of Japan kept its policy unchanged as expected. KEEPING SCORE: Britain’s FTSE 100 fell 0.1 percent to 7,008.11 but France’s CAC 40 rose 0.3 … Continue reading Global stocks waver as attacks in Germany, Turkey hike risks