Feb. 17 Morning Roundup

A Strib writer pens the obit for the nightlife of Uptown using a bunch of anecdotes and not much data, our own Katie Cannon files a nice series of photos of Roseville’s Chianti Grill for Metromix, Chowhound regulars deem the newly opened Cheeky Monkey tasty (with a few nitpicks), and MN Beer reports that Sierra Nevada Extra IPA Torpedo and Bigfoot Barleywine have arrived in the Twin Cities.