City Pages took home first place in the "Multimedia" category at the Association of Alternative Newsweeklies' annual Alt-Weekly Awards, which were announced yesterday. The multimedia award went to Emily Kaiser and Nick Vlcek for their March 2010 story, slideshow and video package for "Hip Hop Hig ... More >>
This brought some smiles to our newsroom: Former City Pages staffer Emily Kaiser's January 2010 cover story about Haze, the forgotten local funk band, has been nominated for an award from the National Association of Black Journalists.
It's an honor to be considered for one of these prestigio ... More >>
Erin Carlyle's cover story on Joe Gustafson is nominated for Story of the Year.The Page One Awards from the Society of Professional Journalists honor the best in journalism from across Minnesota, and we're proud to say that we've been nominated for 23 awards in this year's contest.
The 23 no ... More >>
Emily KaiserCafe Kem is coming back in a week or so!If you've wondered why Cafe Kem has been looking so dark all fall, it's because the place has been shuttered since August due to a leaky roof that required extensive repair. The folks at Kem's sister restaurant, Jasmine Deli, say that the sp ... More >>
As a complementary piece to Emily Kaiser's profile of the High School for Performing Arts (aka 'Hip Hop High') in today's paper, City Pages has teamed up with the MPLS.TV film crew to create a compelling short documentary about the school. Watch the video below, and check out Emily's article for mor ... More >>