The annual Choreographers' Evening at the Walker Art Center is back once again for a post-Thanksgiving celebration of local dancers and makers. This year features a lineup of artists chosen by l... More >>
A 17-year-old male from Bloomington totaled a 2006 Maserati Quattroporte on Highway 5 in Sibley County early Saturday morning. The driver suffered non-critical injuries and two passengers, also... More >>
Two of Friday's state high school football championship games were decided by late-game gambles. One worked out, one did not.
Class 2A champion Holdingford won its first title since 1981 with a... More >>
When a theatrical tradition reaches 40 years, critics tend to take cover. After all, how many times can we review the story of Scrooge learning the true meaning of Christmas on the snowy streets... More >>
The Great Minnesota #Grapegate Taste Test from Voice Media Group on Vimeo.
The grape salad wrath seems to have calmed down since the New York Times revealed its United States of Thanksgiving li... More >>
"I've always been interested in arts and performing, as well as acting,"
says comedian James Davis, who is perhaps best known from MTV2's Wild 'N Out with Nick
Cannon. "I've been doing acting o... More >>
"People that were born there are still there, or died there," Amber "Sweetz P." Hill tells us of Altgeld Gardens. The rapper is carefully inspecting a chicken wing over her plate at Muddy Wate... More >>
In a Portlandia-esque story, two musician buddies with a common interest in baking and bikes got together and decided: If they could get 20 people interested in a weekly loaf of freshly baked br... More >>
Vikings offensive tackle Matt Kalil has been fans' favorite whipping boy all season due to a level of high-profile ineptitude not seen since Christian Ponder was under center.
Yesterday Kalil ... More >>
This week in free stuff to do we have an awesome beer party featuring Game of Thrones-inspired brew and a Thanksgiving karaoke party. We'll also have Freeloader Friday up on Wednesday, so if you ... More >>
We're with you, Mary Kate & Ashley: Give us pizza. Luckily for us, the Twin Cities has an abundance of pizza joints featuring pies of all shapes, sizes, and ingredients. And sometimes the bes... More >>
"I think a lot of times in restaurants the front of house gets overlooked," says Lorin Zinter, partner and front of house manager at the much heralded Heyday. He's also, as Mpls.St.Paul Magazi... More >>
Minneapolis is in the middle of an unprecedented, skyline-altering construction spree. Last year the city set a record in construction spending with $1.2 billion worth of building permits issued... More >>
Bauhaus Brew Labs, which opened to fanfare in northeast Minneapolis this summer, has expanded its reach beyond draft accounts at local bars and restaurants, and is now selling its artfully desig... More >>
As anyone who's ever started a garage band knows, you can get away with only knowing three chords and two basslines -- but if your drummer can't keep a beat, you're never making it out of that ... More >>
Fact: The Twin Cities is one of the fastest growing restaurant communities in the country, with close to 100 new restaurants opening this year, many if not most of them independent. With nation... More >>
With state Republicans taking control of the House again, the early childhood education committee is no more.
Instead, Republicans have restructured committees with an emphasis on higher edu... More >>
At long last, the musical and political luminaries that compose Nickelback have written a song inspired by the protests and unrest in Ferguson, Missouri. We waited with bated breath as events un... More >>
Folks in the Twin Cities are always up to something exciting. Here are some of Dressing Room's top stories from this week:-- We learned that House of Balls is moving into the old Medusa space, and... More >>
Everyone knows that pro chefs worship at the altar of the hog. They cure the belly, crackle the skin, barbecue the flesh, pickle the feet, and even do things to those cute little ears.
Cochon... More >>
On November 2, a patient at St. John's Hospital in Maplewood attacked four nurses, severely injuring two before police tackled him. One nurse came away with a broken wrist, another a collapsed ... More >>
Yesterday Wayne Odegard was sentenced to six months in jail and five years probation for firing a BB gun at two men outside of the Saloon in downtown Minneapolis this summer.
According to the ... More >>
Benefit parties don't always sound like like a lot of fun. However, instead of planning a stuffy black-tie affair with a silent auction, local
comedian Jenn Schaal has invited two comedians from... More >>
This weekend, TU Dance premieres a new work by Icelandic choreographer Katrin Hall for a commission by the O'Shaughnessy. The evening will also include a work about Henrietta Lacks and the HeLa ... More >>
It's freezing outside, and the bone-chilling temperatures threaten to drop until we have no choice but to stay put, huddled inside our homes, snuggled under wool blankets watching Gilmore Girls... More >>
It's a season chock full of beertivities, starting Friday afternoon with the opening of Insight Brewing in Southeast Como. The new brewery has a large taproom and will be pouring five beers, inc... More >>
The Moving Company brings Shakespeare's early play Love's Labour's Lost to the Lab Theater starting this week. While it retains the title, you won't find much of the original play inside.
Inste... More >>
In a way, his latest project is a coming full-circle moment, says local restaurateur Matty O'Reilly, known best for his beer-centric Republic bars.
Just before opening the 318, a beloved cafe ... More >>
This week in Freeloader Friday we have a few great art shows, a party celebrating pups and kitties, a project involving many LEGOs, and more.Come take a look at our list and plan your weekend.
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