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  • Blogs

    September 29, 2014

    New Ty Hoffman Charges Say He Embezzled from Lush, Laundered Cash at Mystic Lake

    Ahead of a Friday court appearance in which Lyle "Ty" Hoffman is expected to enter a plea in response to the second-degree murder charge he faces in connection with the death of Lush Food Bar founder Kelly Phillips, Ramsey County officials released a revised criminal complaint that provides more det ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2014

    Lyle "Ty" Hoffman Faces Judge for the First Time

    It took weeks, police chases, and a discovery at an Arby's, but on Friday, Lyle "Ty" Hoffman was finally in court. Hoffman -- the Lush Food Bar co-founder who allegedly murdered his former business and romantic partner Kelly Phillips before disappearing for over a month -- would face a judge. The e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2014

    Police: Ty Hoffman arrested and charged with murder of Lush co-founder Kelly Phillips

    -- Updated following Thursday's second press conference with police --This morning, Shakopee police arrested Lyle "Ty" Hoffman -- accused of murdering his onetime romantic and business partner, Kelly Phillips -- close to an Arby's near the Southbridge Crossing Shopping Center. Five years ago, Hoff ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 19, 2014

    Summer Cycling 2014: A road trip for experts

    Looking for a harder ride than our intermediate trip? Last year, we brought you to Carver Park Reserve for our expert trip. This year, we're taking you 30 miles out of Minneapolis to the Minnesota Renaissance Festival for live jousting, giant turkey legs, and more corsets and wizard cloaks than you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2014

    Arby's record-breaking, 13-hour TV ad airs in Duluth

    Perhaps you're familiar with the televised yule log, a continuous loop of a crackling fire that airs around the holidays for those of us without a proper fireplace. On Saturday, Arby's aired something similar -- with the key addition of a slow-roasted hunk of brisket -- on My9 in Duluth, Minnesota. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2013

    Top 10 Halloween costumes for foodies

    A food-related Halloween costume is a good idea for many reasons. First, they're usually pretty straightforward, which means you won't have to repeatedly explain that you're Spudnick all night. Second, and perhaps more important, they're often comfy and forgiving, so you don't have to worry about yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2012

    Bloomy's Roast Beef: A first look at the new food truck

    It's clear that a lot of love and care went into the new Bloomy's food truck. If the tender-as-a-mother's-love roast beef wasn't enough, there's also the chronicle that owners Katie J and Ryan Bloomstrom maintained on their blog. Katie's writing is so candid and charming it's hard not be pulling for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2011

    White Castle to sell beer?

    Soon, that cup could be filled with merlot!‚ÄčTimes are tough for America's restaurant owners.  McDonald's is planning a large-scale makeover for many of its restaurants, hoping to make them more 'chic.'  Wendy's has reworked its menu, changing to natural-cut fries and new burgers. Even Su ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Adam Vickerman of Cafe Levain: Chef Chat

    Photo courtesy Adam Vickerman‚ÄčAfter some time away, chef Adam Vickerman has returned to where he started his professional culinary career in 2004, the kitchen at Cafe Levain. While other boys were perhaps dreaming of fire trucks or sports stardom, young Vickerman knew he wanted to be a chef when h ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    February 9, 2011

    Mozza Mia Pizzeria gets fresh

    Gourmet pizza for mozzarella lovers

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2010

    Twin Cities' best suburban restaurants

    Nick VlcekSzechuan at Tian Jin: Worth a trip to the suburbs.​This week's Dish features Travail Kitchen and Amusements, whose unique, gourmet gastropub fare makes it worth the drive to Robbinsdale from elsewhere in the metro. If you live in Minneapolis or St. Paul, here are four more foodstuf ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2010

    Top 5 restaurant myths

    Kentucky Fried...what now?​We've all heard them.  Those urban legends that snake their way across the world, lodging in your horrified imagination via your co-worker whose sister knows a guy who swears that this happened to his girlfriend's cousin last week.  And now, suddenly, true ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 13, 2010

    Lake Wine and Cheese coming soon

    An upscale wine and cheese shop is in the works for Lyn-Lake. ​ Construction is wrapping up at 404 West Lake Street (at Grand Ave.), which means that Lake Wine and Cheese should be opening soon. No longer will Uptown liquor lovers have to rustle up cash to buy their beverages or battle Hennepi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2010

    Ted Cook's 19th Hole BBQ: Twin Cities' barbecue tour

    ​Remember when we thought Sbarro's was good pizza? Back before Punch and Black Sheep, my wife and I would eat up those hot pies from the streets of Manhattan and think they were good. But times have changed, while Sbarro's hasn't. I found the same to be true of Ted Cook's 19th Hole BBQ. Founde ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 2, 2010

    Calvin Jennings pleads guilty in U of M peeping case

    Jennings was busted peeping in the same apartment twice.​If you live near the University of Minnesota, it might be time to upgrade those curtains. Calvin Jennings, a 33-year-old Coon Rapids man, has pleaded guilty to first-degree burglary and interference with privacy charges stemming from a ... More >>

  • News

    March 31, 2010

    High School for Recording Arts gives students chance at hip-hop career

    Founder David Ellis says school represents 'every child left behind'

  • Blogs

    December 21, 2009

    Top 5: The decade's grossest food stories

    The Hot Dish year end countdowns continue with our favorite gross food stories of the decade. Warning: gross factor = 10

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2009

    Epic Sandwich: Wally's classic roast beef

    Wally's Roast Beef in Bloomington: quick, cheap, and delicious.

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2009

    Arby's defying odds, struggling during recession

    Is Arby's going down? It might even be doing so without a fight.

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2009

    The Wet Spot: Creating the ultimate prom night

    Bad cologne, raging hormones and hope. Time for some prom magic.

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2009

    Arby's practically paying people to unload their Roast Burgers

    Buy a Coke and get a free, highly processed, bacon-laden meatwich.

  • Restaurants

    January 28, 2009

    Roat Osha replaces Uptown Thai staple Sawatdee

    Name translates to "food for a king"—so is it?

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2008

    Campiello space to become Cowboy Slim's saloon

    Is Lynn-Lake turning Japanese or becoming ... More >>

  • News

    November 28, 2007

    The Full MOA

    Think Black Friday was bad? Try living at the Mall of America for a whole week

  • Arts

    April 20, 2005

    Lost and Found

    Surviving the crush, teasing an oracular virtual dolphin, and making sense of the Walker Art Center's reopening party

  • Books

    November 17, 2004

    Publishers' Sweepstakes

    What do you do with a book that absolutely nobody in his right mind wants to put out?

  • Restaurants

    March 21, 2001
  • News

    March 14, 2001

    Spare Me

    We bowl for colitis and rock for Christ

  • Restaurants

    March 7, 2001
  • Music

    December 1, 1999

    Love the Machine You're With

    Does Rage stir the revolution--or provide the soundtrack for the next white riot?

  • Restaurants

    November 3, 1999
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    December 17, 1997
  • Restaurants

    February 21, 1996
  • Arts

    October 4, 1995