Folks in the Twin Cities are always up to something exciting. Here are some of Dressing Room's top stories from this week:-- We asked celebs in town for the Starkey Foundation's annual gala where ... More >>
The luxury apartment building that now stands on the old Cowboy Slim's site features one of the most badass hot tubs you'll see.The Walkway's hot tub sit right on top of Lake Street, allowing re... More >>
Those in the outside world tend to view the Gathering of the Juggalos as a lawless festival of debauchery, with apparently violent clowns -- "gang members," even, if you ask the U.S. government ... More >>
And then there were five. Last night, Last Comic Standing claimed its 95th victim of the season, when another comedian was sent packing in the final head-to-head elimination of the season.Before... More >>
Sylvan Esso are zipping down the interstate toward New York City in a Prius. There, vocalist Amelia Meath and beatmaker Nicholas Sanborn will perform on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon with the Root... More >>
As more and more people start heading to the doctor, Minnesota could soon run out of enough professionals to take care of them, a new study finds.
The study, by the Minnesota Hospital Associa... More >>
Talking about sex and sexuality isn't easy for fathers and sons. And it's not just about the discomfort that comes from talking about the personal, but the way men are taught to hide their emoti... More >>
Twin Cities-centered company Permaculture Research Institute has begun a Kickstarter campaign to help promote sustainable living in colder climates.
The organization hopes to spread the trend o... More >>
If you're a beer nerd, this is a weekend of amazing events, new beers, tap takeovers, and, most likely, a ringing headache come Monday.
Beer, cider, spirits, and food trucks: NE Bre... More >>
This week in Freeloader Friday we have it all. There are fireworks, parades, bike festivals, beer festivals, bike and beer festivals, barbecue parties, ice cream socials, and much much more.Come ... More >>
:::: UPDATE :::: A juvenile has been arrested in connection with last night's homicide, the MPD says. The medical examiner still hasn't released the victim's identity.:::: UPDATE II :::: MPD spo... More >>
You made it to the end of the week.
And now, to paraphrase the wisdom and conviction of the lady from the Watson's commercials: It's hot and you need a drink. So we at the Hot Dish have taken ... More >>
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is upping the number of wolf hunting and trapping licenses available this year to 3,800, an increase of 500 from last year.Asked why, Dan Stark, a la... More >>
Cook County Attorney Tim Scannell is currently on trial for two felony counts of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct in connection with a relationship he carried on with a 17-year-old girl a co... More >>
Joachim "Aki" Berndt knows a thing or two about baking bread. The former cabinetmaker immigrated to the United States from Germany in 2000, and soon realized the land of lakes was sorely lacking ... More >>
MC/VLwith Gay Witch Abortion and Kitten Forever7th St. Entry, MinneapolisThursday, July 24, 2014Rap duo MC/VL returned after a three-and-a-half-year hiatus to mark the upcoming departure of Vicio... More >>
Earlier this year, Gimme Noise discovered a prime piece of Prince memorabilia on Craigslist. A woman in Apple Valley listed a "RARE Prince/Purple Rain Stand Up" for sale and the timing seemed p... More >>
What, you didn't think people were just going to congratulate the happy couple, did youIn response to our post about Christian and Sam Ponder introducing their baby girl to the world, some of ... More >>
As a born-and-raised, card-carrying south Minneapolis boy, I've finally come to grips with the fact that my Twin Cities have got to be the most insecure major urban metro in the U.S. We're const... More >>
Sam Ponder kept her pregnancy out of the press, but now she and her husband, Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder, have gone public with a photo of their first child.Bowden Sainte-Claire Ponder w... More >>
On this week's Voice Film Club podcast, Amy Nicholson of the L.A. Weekly and Stephanie Zacharek of The Village Voice interview film critic and author Karina Longworth, who's just launched a fascin... More >>
After a seven-year stint at Cave-In-Rock, Illinois, the Gathering of the Juggalos moves this year to Legend Valley Campground in Thornville, Ohio.
Will its new home prove as accommodating as its... More >>
The third incarnation of Union is on its way, this time under the leadership of James Beard Award nominee Stewart Woodman, and soon they'll be giving a sneak peek of what's afoot. The new restau... More >>
"Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art," an exhibit that looks at the role of African American performance artists in contemporary art, opens at the Walker Art Center tonight. M... More >>
Local Frames is a weekly column spotlighting the best new music videos featuring musicians and directors with Minnesota ties.
The Cactus Blossoms start us off this week with a new installment in ... More >>
Yesterday, 40-year-old Bemidji resident Chad Pickering was charged with first-degree attempted murder for allegedly shooting his 17-year-old neighbor for no good reason when she went outside to w... More >>
Last year, Guante and Dem Atlas dropped a short collaborative project with producer Rube as Sifu Hotman. The three-song EP has since grown into the full-length album Embrace the Sun, complete wit... More >>
Minnesota's Department of Health finally made its pick to head up the new medical cannabis program yesterday, choosing department vet Michelle Larson to lead the program as it prepares to launc... More >>
Director Joel Sass gets a chance to helm a work by one of his favorite playwrights with the Guthrie Theater's production of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. Christopher Durang earned the 20... More >>
What's different about this year's Gathering of the Juggalos in Thornville, Ohio? Well, the cops for one thing.
During last year's coverage of the event, set in Cave-In-Rock, Illinois, we enco... More >>