50 Photos from January 2013: Seized Cash, Sexy Plumbers, Craft Beer and More
Pics, pics, pics, pics: They make the Internet run. Here are some our favorite photos from the month of January, published within the pages, deadtree and digital, of the RFT.
Do not mess with this Cherokee Street entrepreneur. Full story below.
$1.5 million. Seized on I-55 on January 30 near Collinsville from Carole Galvez, 62, who was driving a 2004 white Volvo convertible. Police think the money is drug-related. Prosecutors, naturally, are looking to have the money found in the vehicle forfeited. Read more: Madison County Traffic Arrest: This Is What $1.5 Million In Cash Looks Like.
The AVN Awards, colloquially referred to as the "Oscars of Porn," again took place in -- where else? -- Las Vegas this month. See more 2013 AVN Awards photos. Photo by Nate "Igor" Smith.
The 17th annual Cardinals Care Winter Warm-Up was held at the Hyatt Regency St. Louis at The Arch, where the Yadier Molia (pictured) fans were out in force. See more Cardinals Winter Warm-Up photos. Photo by Jon Gitchoff.
Trattoria Marcella owners Jamie and Steve Komorek have expanded to West County with the four-month-old Marcella's Mia Sorella (14426 Clayton Road). Read Ian Froeb's review of Marcella's Mia Sorella. Photo by Jennifer Silverberg.
The third-annual No Pants MetroLink ride went down January 16. Afterwards, pantsless patrons met up at Pi (610 Washington Ave) in downtown St. Louis for a post-ride celebration. See more No Pants MetroLink ride photos. Photo by Jon Gitchoff.
The Powell Square building on the north side came down this month. See Images of the Demolished Powell Square Building. Photo by Dane Wampler.
More photos on the next page.