Tom LaPitz idles in the doorway of a gardening shed. It rained this morning, and the sky threatens to spill again. Still, he stands defiant, with thick yellow gloves in hand and a pocket full of confidence. "Somebody's gonna show," he says, and they do -- more than 85 students of America's favorit ... More >>
Get your green thumbs ready, Twin Cities: Chipotle will be giving away 1,500 Roma tomato plants from Apple Valley's Pahl Farms at St. Paul's popular Como Zoo and Conservatory this Friday, June 13. The giveaway is a celebration of Chipotle's fourth annual Chipotle Edible Garden at the Como Zoo and C ... More >>
Minneapolis craft ice cream Froz Broz has garnered a solid fan base in the last few years -- even though previously the only way to get your mitts on some was to win one of the two precious pints they give away each week.But starting next week there are easier ways to attain these frozen, gourmet de ... More >>
A night of beers and bocce just got an upgrade. One of St. Paul's favorite neighborhood bars, the Half Time Rec, has announced it will be getting a bit of a menu makeover, courtesy of Josh Thoma, owner of the lobster-centric Smack Shack.See Also:Best Neighborhood Bar (St. Paul) 2007- Half Time Rec
Should a congressional candidate let himself be filmed shilling for a construction company with one of his campaign signs displayed in the background?SEE ALSO: Tom Emmer can't get a job at HamlineProbably not. But Tom Emmer did it anyway.
In south Minneapolis, Wise Acre Eatery is living the farm-to-table concept more literally than most restaurants. The small modern diner serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner with food that comes directly to your plate from its 100-acre farm just outside of Plato, less than an hour from the Twin Cities ... More >>
Mo PerryA $35 cookbook shrunk to a $4.99 app that fits in the palm of your hand With most of us gearing up to spend Thursday in the kitchen juggling pots, pans, baking sheets, and kitchen timers, we thought this was the perfect time to introduce you to five of our favorite technological Chef ... More >>
Do you take this franchise to be your wedding location?If spending Valentine's Day at White Castle is your idea of a romantic night out, then the latest announcement from McDonald's is right up your alley: you can now get a heaping helping of married at the chain's locations in Hong Kong.
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