Marin County

  • Blogs

    April 24, 2014

    In the Twin Cities, you need to make $30,000 to afford a one-bedroom apartment, study says

    -- Update at bottom --Using data from the National Low Income Housing Coalition, a map put together by the Washington Post's Wonkblog breaks down how much a person needs to earn to afford a respectable one-bedroom apartment, utilities included, in every county in America. (Check out an interactive v ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    July 17, 2013

    Marin brings the West Coast to the Midwest

    The new Chambers Hotel restaurant champions healthy Bay Area-inspired cuisine

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2013

    Marin opens this month

    Marin, the new restaurant in the Le Méridien Chambers hotel in downtown Minneapolis has announced its opening date. Named for Marin County in California, the restaurant will have a menu marrying Northern California cuisine with local Minnesota ingredients. The food will be, above all else, healthy. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 31, 2012

    Jacob Engler, 21, steals car in Minnesota, drives with two teenage friends to California

    SEE ALSO: Teens face felonies after allegedly stealing cop radio and broadcasting, "F**k the police"Well, at least he got an epic road trip out of it.Jacob Engler, a 21-year-old resident of Murdock, Minnesota, works on a farm. He allegedly stole a car, somehow persuaded his boss' 16-year-old daughte ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2011

    Mill Valley Kitchen to open June 7

    Shea DesignMill Valley Kitchen coming to the Ellipse building.​More details have arrived regarding the new Mill Valley Kitchen, scheduled to open June 7 in the Ellipse on Excelsior development in St. Louis Park. If you missed the first announcement, the restaurant is named after the Marin Co ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2011

    Mill Valley Kitchen coming to St. Louis Park

    The Ellipse is getting a new restaurant this summer.​The Ellipse luxury apartment development that seemingly sprang up overnight at the corner of France Avenue and Excelsior has a new ground-floor restaurant in the works: Mill Valley Kitchen, named after the Marin County, California paradise j ... More >>

  • Columns

    April 2, 2008
  • Movies

    August 29, 2007

    Countdown to Extinction

    ‘The 11th Hour’ Says We’re All Gonna Die—But Maybe Not

  • Columns

    April 18, 2007
  • Columns

    January 18, 2006
  • Music

    June 30, 2004

    Real Life Rock Top 10

    Lucinda bids Dylan good morning, Patti Smith greets Baghdad, and Greil Marcus says goodbye

  • Restaurants

    July 24, 2002

    Organic Matters

    Ten years in the making, national organic standards are coming to a store near you