In 1994, Eagan police questioned Shawn Sullivan, then 24 years old, about allegations that he had exposed himself in front of and groped two 11-year-old girls. But before prosecutors could file charges, Sullivan fled to Europe, never to return.Sullivan, who also allegedly raped a 14-year-old girl in ... More >>
With just over a week before it officially opens for the season, the Linden Hills Farmers Market vendor lineup has been announced, reports the Southwest Minneapolis Patch. The market, opening for the season on Sunday, June 3, will be held in the Settergren's Hardware parking lot near 43rd Stree ... More >>
We've already had a taste of the hot and sticky weather, so bring on the summer food events like the return of the Kingfield Farmers Market and the appropriately named Brew-B-Que, hosted by Lift Bridge Brewery in Stillwater this Week in Food.
OPENColossal Cafe in St. Paul (City Pages review)Eli's East Food & Cocktails (City Pages review)Eat Street Social (City Pages preview)Eat Street PizzaThe Hole Sports LoungeOceanaire (new location)Turkey To Go (Minneapolis skyway)Uncle Moe's Deli and DraftsWest Bank DinerWhich Wich
The streets of Minnesota are running rainbow with glitter!
In the waning hours before Tuesday night's caucus, the glitterati struck one last time at a Rick Santorum event in Blaine, showering the famously anti-gay former senator in sparkles.
"I think he just felt the rainbow," glitterbomb inve ... More >>
Dove via FacebookFollow this truck for free ice cream--if you're 18 !An ice cream truck for adults-only? Now we're talking!
Dove's promotional ice cream truck is making stops in the Twin Cities today and tomorrow offering the following free indulgences: Dove ice cream bars, a five-minute ma ... More >>
Celebrate all things SummitTurn your haphazard summer dining style on its head and opt for one of this week's many multicourse dinners. Some honor stogies while others raise funds for a good cause, but all offer heaps of food made by top local chefs. Then cap your weekend off with a giant tom ... More >>
Despite the troopers on the road, this 4th of July turned deadlyMinnesota State Troopers were out 600-strong--every single one of them--on the highways on Maroon Day (Thursday, June 30)--traditionally the deadliest traffic day of the year. They pulled over 2,502 people and made 22 arrests for ... More >>
Will Ben Berry pay the price for selling counterfeit goods? I'm plenty used to seeing Ben Berry's name--the guy sent out press releases practically every time Woolley's Steakhouse served a rib eye.
But last week the restaurant manager's name--Berry was also directing operations at the Ameri ... More >>
Rhonda Arkley tried to stab herself to death with a screwdriver.The Apple Valley woman who torched her house and attempted suicide with a screwdriver has been formally charged with arson, assault and fleeing cops, though she has still not left the hospital.
The complaint throws new light on ... More >>
Ryan McFarland, Flickr.Anderson doesn't have much in the way of holiday spirit.It doesn't get much lower than stealing from charity just before Christmas.
On Tuesday afternoon, Andrew Todd Anderson was working as a bell ringer for the Salvation Army when he decided $8 per hour just wasn't en ... More >>
Chez Arnaud via FacebookBonjour, Maple Grove!For years, finding French pastry in the Twin Cities meant your choices were pretty much limited to Patrick's French Bakery and the cafe in the Sofitel. But recent openings have been spreading macarons all over the metro, most notably with the arriv ... More >>
Photo by Tambako the JaguarFive guys slapped around some horses, but not the cops riding themLooking at their story, Anthony Gonzales, Kyle Soderberg, Matthew J. Semler, Randy D. Schock and Justin M. Mobley appear to have only one thing in common: A weird desire to slap around police horses. ... More >>
The governor said on his weekly WCCO radio appearance that he hasn't filled out his census form yet -- but that he intends to, using his Eagan address.
Come on governor, get the form in. If we get undercounted in Minnesota, there's a good chance Michele Bachmann's congressional district is ... More >>