Grafton Oyster Bar Is New Cajun/Creole Contender from Old Favs

Letting the Good Times Roll Along the River – Grafton Oyster Bar Grafton, IL/January 16, 2017 (STLRestaurant.News) – It’s not every day that lunch or dinner feels like a mini-vacation, but a short drive up the Great River Road to the Grafton Oyster Bar at 215 Water Street in Grafton, Illinois is like being transported … Continue reading Grafton Oyster Bar Is New Cajun/Creole Contender from Old Favs

UK leader Theresa May to appear in US Vogue magazine

LONDON (AP)(STL.News) — British Prime Minister Theresa May is set to appear in the American edition of Vogue magazine. May’s Downing Street office says the pictures for the April edition were shot by celebrity photographer Annie Leibovitz. Downing Street says there’s no connection between the photographs and May’s visit to the United States, which is … Continue reading UK leader Theresa May to appear in US Vogue magazine

Federer returns with a win, joins Murray in 2nd round

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP)(STL.News) — Roger Federer shanked a few shots and was unsettled by how nervous he felt after six months on the sidelines, despite the familiar surroundings at the Australian Open. No other man on tour knows the way around a Grand Slam tournament better than Federer, who is playing in his 69th major … Continue reading Federer returns with a win, joins Murray in 2nd round

Who are the 8 richest people? All men, mostly Americans

DAVOS, Switzerland (AP)(STL.News) — The eight individuals who own as much as half of the rest of the planet are all men, and have largely made their fortunes in technology.  Most are American, with one European and one Mexican in the mix.  Several have pledged to give it all to charity. The eight tycoons’ net … Continue reading Who are the 8 richest people? All men, mostly Americans

Dancers Feed the Hungry – Dance for Food Event

Artists for a Cause presents Dance For Food Events in St. Louis ST LOUIS, MO/January 16, 2017 (STL.News) – One in every six individuals lives in poverty and struggles with hunger in the greater St. Louis region, including more than 172,000 children?  In fact, more than 85 percent of children enrolled in St. Louis Public … Continue reading Dancers Feed the Hungry – Dance for Food Event

German ministers reject Trump remarks on car tariffs

BERLIN (AP)(STL.News) — Senior German officials reacted with surprise and defiance Monday to comments made by President-elect Donald Trump, who said in an interview that NATO was “obsolete” and threatened Germany’s automakers with hefty import taxes. Trump said in an interview with German daily Bild and The Times of London that German car manufacturers could … Continue reading German ministers reject Trump remarks on car tariffs

Revelers, rally-goers to clog DC for Trump’s inauguration

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to clog the nation’s capital for Donald Trump’s inauguration and a major demonstration the day after, but how many will actually arrive to party or protest is an open question. Officials estimate that 800,000 to 900,000 people will be present Friday for the inauguration, a … Continue reading Revelers, rally-goers to clog DC for Trump’s inauguration

Inauguration in sight, Trump continues Twitter assault

NEW YORK (AP)(STL.News) — His inauguration days away, President-elect Donald Trump is continuing to lash out at critics in the intelligence community and Democrats in Congress who are vowing to skip his swearing-in ceremony. The tough-talking Republican questioned whether the CIA director himself was “the leaker of fake news” in a Sunday night tweet. The … Continue reading Inauguration in sight, Trump continues Twitter assault