When in search of some scrumptious Middle Eastern grub, it really seems to be word of mouth we rely on. Filfillah Market and Restaurant in Columbia Heights is no different. Their shawarma is some of the best you'll find in town -- if you're one of the lucky ones in the know. See also: Foxy Falafel ... More >>
OPENBar Louie1320 Lagoon Ave., MinneapolisThe Belmore25 Fourth St. N., MinneapolisBon Vie/ A Piece of Cake (City Pages coverage)485 Selby Ave., St. PaulBread, Coffee, and Cake Dodd Rd. & Hwy. 110, MendotaButter Bakery in new location3700 Nicollet Ave. S., MinneapolisCafe Maude at Lorin ... More >>
God forbid you encounter 71-year-old Cambridge resident Joseph Kadlec when he's behind the wheel, but if you do, don't try and pass him.SEE ALSO: In span of hour, two elderly Stillwater drivers accidentally hit gas pedal, cause separate wrecksKadlec has been involved in six road rage incidents since ... More >>
Some people think baggy pants look cool, others prefer them because they're more comfortable than tighter-fitting alternatives.But Columbia Heights resident Eric Lee King apparently likes baggy because he can stuff things inside his pants then walk out of stores without paying for them. You know, ... More >>
Holly Boyd was found in her apartment bathroom.When news broke that Holly Boyd had killed her tiny Chihuahua puppy in a fit of anger, it sparked outrage from dog lovers across the globe. When she was sentenced to 45 days in jail, animal advocates cried foul yet again. No matter how bad she may ... More >>
The first new restaurant of 2011 opened January 1, a Fridley outpost of the Himalayan Restaurant.When one restaurant closes...another two or three seem to immediately replace it. In 2010, we lost several eateries that we'll dearly miss, as well as a few we probably won't. Here's a rundown of ev ... More >>
Have you seen these fugitives?
Former Hell's Angel is about to get taken down
Prince went to Vegas. Smokers went to Maplewood. Tapes 'N Tapes went to the moon. And sometime after the last zombie dance party got busted, we wrote it all down for you.
Can rep cinema's old-time religion be resurrected in the soulless Netflix age?
Overheard on the #11 bus from downtown Minneapolis to the northern suburbs. One speaker is a poised, heavyset woman in a short, short, short miniskirt and a tight black sweater. She has a mane of well-groomed curls lacquered under a headband. The bus driver is a middle-aged man, a standard-issue tro ... More >>
The case against Minnesota's 1.2 million forest-destroying, disease-spreading deer
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Audiences chew on a film-fest twofer: Central Standard's indie films and Sound Unseen's musical movies
A Hmong supper club in St. Paul attracts young hipsters, caters to old-school immigrants, and pisses off the neighbors
It's better than HBO! Riding the mean streets of Minneapolis on Metro Transit's busiest bus route.
A crack in the sidewalk, a cop's slippery sole,and other lawsuits just waiting to happen
Spending fifteen days in fifteen bars, our crawling correspondent seeks the connection between liquor and license
Can Twin Cities boxing fight its way back into the fistic spotlight?
All Jimmy "The Kid" Wetch wants is to play in peace---the rack, the cue, and the cool green felt. But there are so many distractions.
Margarita Tolchinskaya left behind a budding professional career and a ravaged homeland when she emigrated from the former Soviet Union to join her brother in St. Paul. Three years later, she wound up dead in the back room of the family laundry where she
Races to watch in the metro area.