50 Photos from January 2013: Seized Cash, Sexy Plumbers, Craft Beer and More

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Daily RFT asked Minerva Lopez for a photo of her; she took this one and sent it with the subject line, "I'm going to get those thugs!" Read more: "Photos: Gooolll, Cherokee Street Soccer Store, Targeted By Rock-Throwing -- Twice."

Restaurant critic Ian Froeb reviewed two Mexican-ish spots in St. Louis in the same review this month, venturing to Vida Mexican Kitchen y Cantina in the Galleria mall, and to Arcelia's new location in Soulard. Pictured: Carnitas, crispy twice-cooked pork served with guacamole, pickled red onions, cilantro, and corn tortillas. See more photos from Vida Mexican Kitchen y Cantina. Photo Jennifer Silverberg.

Mac Lethal, the Kansas City-based rapper/author/blogger/creator of "Texts from Bennett", was in St. Louis on Friday, January 25 for a show at 2720 Cherokee. See more Mac Lethal photos. Photo by Theo Welling.

You know those calendars where good-looking firefighters take off their shirts to raise money for charity? This is like that -- only it's plumbers. Read more: "Spengler Plumbers Model For Fire Department Charity Calendar."

Ian Froeb reviewed the Kitchen Sink in the De Baliviere-Skinker neighborhood. See more Photos from The Kitchen Sink. Pictured: Etouffee with crawfish served over rice. Photo by Jennifer Silverberg.

St. Louis' top hip-hop talents were honored on January 19 during S.L.U.M. (St. Louis Underground Music) Fest. See more SLUM Fest photos. Photo by Theo Welling.

After a months-long lockout, NHL players finally got back to work in January and the St. Louis Blues held their home-opener on January 19, crushing the Detroit Red Wings 6-0, making fans very happy.. See more St. Louis Blues fans. Photo by Jon Gitchoff.

The second-annual Holy Ship!! cruise put a 3,000 EDM fans on a boat with some of the world's top dance music DJ's for a three-day trip that began in Ft. Lauderdale, continued to Nassau, the Bahamas, a private island and then back to Florida. Sounds like a good reason to escape the St. Louis winter to us. Best of the Holy Ship!! EDM Cruise. Photo by Ian Witlen.

Aimee Levitt's January 17 cover story, "The Mean Gene," examined NF1, the most common disorder you've probably never heard of. See more photos from "Club NF". Photo by Jennifer Silverberg.

Yo La Tengo returned to St. Louis on January 31 for a show at The Pageant. See more Yo La Tengo photos. Photo by Jason Stoff.

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