Charles Cook

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2014

    First look: Cook St. Paul, a new brunch star in Payne-Phalen

    Cook St. Paul is proof that good things come in small packages. The miniscule restaurant -- located in the space that formerly housed Serlin's Cafe in St. Paul's Payne-Phalen neighborhood -- had its soft opening last Thursday and by Saturday, the line was out the door. Impressively, owners Eddie Wu ... More >>

  • Feature

    October 1, 1997

    Still For Sale

    Replacing the current system of special-interest money in its entirety with public financing is the only way to unblock the clogged arteries of our democracy.