Folks in the Twin Cities are always up to something exciting. Here are some of Dressing Room's top stories from this week:-- Mall Rats is turning 20 this year. Kevin Smith wants to make a sequel. ... More >>
Leonard Nimoy was a space oddity.
On Friday, the Boston-born character actor most famous for portraying Mr. Spock on Star Trek passed away at the age of 83, leaving a broad and diverse fanbas... More >>
Minneapolis came in an embarrassing third place in the latest rankings of America's best bike cities, and to help fix that Mayor Betsy Hodges ponied up $790,000 for new protected bike lanes in ... More >>
For those among us who thrive on athletic competition's unadulterated emotion, there will never be enough players quite like Timberwolves superstar forward Kevin Garnett. At the height of his ... More >>
This Saturday, Gamut Gallery opens "REVOLUTION NOW: Portraits of Contemporary Female Revolutionaries," an exhibition of work that celebrates women who create change locally and globally. Fourteen... More >>
The Brave New Workshop has always been an equal-opportunity offender. That comes out clearly at the top of Act Two of the longstanding company's latest comedy revue, Fifty Shades of Gravy.
Mome... More >>
The charms of the first and best pizza farm in Stockholm, Wisconsin are many: idyllic rolling pastures, cud-chewing cows, plenty of open spaces for burning childhood energies, and an excellent... More >>
A few things you can easily find in classified ads: phone sex, apartment
rentals, tarot card readers, telemarketing jobs, and a used Toyota Camry
with low mileage. Look a little closer, and yo... More >>
On February 20 a beagle was let outside for 20 minutes to run around in rural Winona County. When it returned home it was short of breath, acting sick, and had a mysterious wound in its right s... More >>
Arizona-based "breastaurant" chain Tilted Kilt is developing its market share in the Midwest, banking on the economic viability of jiggly boobs and Celtic traditions.
There Is Now a... More >>
Droves will descend upon the track at Stillwater Junior High School in early June. For the next 24 hours, they'll walk and run around the oval as participants in the Stillwater Relay for Life... More >>
This week in Freeloader Friday we have a gallery show celebrating female revolutionaries, a party offering free beauty treatments, and a slew of CD-release shows.Come take a look and plan your w... More >>
Uptown has been desperately wringing its hands in hopes of some good Mexican food. Recent transplant Salsa a la Salsa has largely disappointed, as have Lagos Tacos and Nico's for really good, c... More >>
There's a certain breed of animal. They are called Millennial Professionals, and hoo boy are they in a hurry! Look for them in their natural habitat, the skyway system. But please, move to the... More >>
David Paul Patterson didn't dispute that he was selling marijuana and cannabis oil when police raided his off-the-grid cabin in Walker a year ago.
Rather, he claims that he should be left alo... More >>
With Minnesota mired in a never-ending deep freeze and only a few paltry inches of snow on the ground, Roof to Deck owner Mike Hilborn decided to ship his ice dam removal business to Boston to ... More >>
The legendary producer DJ Premier and Detroit MC Royce da 5'9" joined forces for a full-length project last year as the duo PRhyme. The project combines sample-based production that'll be famili... More >>
Generally, it's easy to lump chefs into three categories: those who love the spotlight, those who are indifferent but have learned the game, and those who have exactly zero use for it.
Put S... More >>
At nearly 29 years old, Summit is still up for new things. Debuting this weekend, the brewery's Hop Silo Double IPA will be its first DIPA and its first tallboy.
Which Bargain Beer ... More >>
As musicians love to explain to anyone stupid enough to listen to them, organizing and playing shows can be a lot of work for little reward. In addition to wrangling multiple groups of morons i... More >>
Two years ago a fossil-hunting field trip turned tragic when a landslide at Lilydale Regional Park in St. Paul killed two fourth-graders from St. Louis Park. Later a City Pages investigation fo... More >>
While every comedian dreams about releasing an album or a special of their best material, the trade-off is that it forces them to retire those jokes from their set. While this isn't a big deal for... More >>
Starting this weekend, Puppet Labs is back for its fifth year at In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre. The incubator program nurtures puppet artists as they experiment and take risks ... More >>
Kevin Garnett's debut back with the Timberwolves last night was one of the truly memorable games in franchise history. Target Center was rocking from Garnett's goosebumps-inducing introduction ... More >>
The Door Guy is a veteran of countless clubs around town. People say they've seen it all, but he's seen more. Write to him for everything from live advice to life advice.
Dear Door Guy,
How do... More >>
It's that time of year again when we pull out all the stops to find the absolute best of the best food and drink, services, and more in the Twin Cities. With Minnesota and the Twin Cities topping ... More >>
TV shows aren't too different from people in at least one respect: The longer they've been around, the less interest they tend to garner. But the sixth season of FX's beloved spy spoof Archer is ... More >>