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  • Blogs

    January 27, 2012

    Art Sled Rally 2012: Weird sleds take to the hills of Powderhorn Park

    ​What's the kookiest thing that could serve as a sled? Chances are, whatever it is, it'll be at the 5th Annual Art Sled Rally at Powderhorn Park this Saturday. The event is as theatrical as the ArtCar Parade (one of last year's goofier entrees was a mitten designed by five teenagers). The winter f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2012

    Seven Spoon: Meet the cartoon character & her creator

    ​ "Seven Spoon" is a cartoon character created by Chicago native Shala Akintunde, but if you call her that you'll get a verbal smack -- either from the bratty 2-D character on the page or quick-witted Shala himself. See, Shala considers Seven, who is drawn to be 14 years old, a mouthpiece for the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2011

    5 great gifts for foodie geeks

    Hello Kitty lunchbox from Amazon ($21.65 with shipping)​There is a rather large section of the foodie population that gleefully self-identifies as geeks.  It makes sense, as only a geek could get excited about things like sous vide or which varietal of hop provides the best counterbalance for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2011

    Alex Chase of Masu Sushi and Robata, Chef Chat Part 2

    Chef Alex Chase and Hello Kitty share a laugh​Alex Chase, executive chef at Masu Sushi and Robata in Northeast, may prefer the chaos of a kitchen to the babble of a Twitter feed, but we were able to coax a few more insights out of the self-described shy guy.  Yesterday we discussed the depths ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    May 11, 2011

    Tilia in Linden Hills feels like it's been around forever

    Steven Brown's comeback rings out loud and clear

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Hastings 3000 tour diary, Vol. 1

    ​One-man-masked-band Hastings 3000 is in the midst of his first tour, which will find him jetting out to the West Coast, Hawaii, and Japan. Here's the first installment of his tour diary, including photos and videos from his trip compiled by Hastings 3000, and check back throughout the next two we ... More >>

  • Calendar

    November 10, 2010
  • Restaurants

    March 19, 2008

    Hunting for Easter candy

    Think outside the basket this year

  • Restaurants

    December 27, 2006

    Finally, a Bubble That Doesn't Pop

    What's Sweeter Than a Tech Bubble and Frothier Than a Real Estate Bubble?