Carry a heavy load or a bulky package for a distance: "The MTA is on strike every Christmas, so we schlep our packages from Macy's to Grand Central"
A reference to Scottsdale's "upper-crusty" atmosphere.
A nickname for St. Louis, originating in the Native American burial mounds that were once common to the city.
The people in Buffalo are a very religious bunch (mostly Roman Catholic), as well as very taken to their alcohol.
Lake Champlain's version of the Loch Ness Monster. People have reported seeing a monster in the lake for hundreds of years. In fact, the monster regardless of its actual existance is protected by both Vermont and New York laws. There was a monument to Champ erected in 1984, at the end of Burlington's Perkins Pier.