When Ian Gray announced the closing of the Gray House in May, legions of fans were disappointed. Until then, it had seemed the Gray House avoided the restaurant curse afflicting 610 W. Lake St. (once occupied by Risotto, among other failed ventures). Business was solid, and Gray's $20 prix fixe was ... More >>
Last night, via video and reportedly at the behest of Al Franken, David Letterman appeared at the Minnesota Business Partnership dinner and offered his top 10 list of the "least successful Minnesota businesses."SEE ALSO: "Appalling" NoDak billboard takes shot at MN's business climate on MN soil [IMA ... More >>
BarryJudge.com.In a letter, Judge says no other info was stolen in the hack.This is one computer problem the Geek Squad can't solve. For the second time in a month, the private information of Best Buy customers has been compromised. This time, a hacker broke into files of a former Best Buy ... More >>
Heartland is teaming up with North Shore Distillery to create a cocktail pairing dinnerSt. Patrick's Day doesn't intuitively go hand-in-hand with great food. Plenty of holidays are associated with cooking or dining out, but St. Paddy's Day is more likely to conjure images of green beer and g ... More >>
"The Colonel better watch his back."The acronym WTF was invented for news like this: Earlier this week, former Public Enemy rapper and reality TV star Flavor Flav opened his first fried chicken restaurant in, of all the places on the planet, Clinton, Iowa. Clinton is a town of less than 30,0 ... More >>
Tired of your TV weather folk's perfect air and green screen hi-jinks? Jimmy "Dutch" Gaines' "Dude Weather" is the perfect antidote. He signed off from Secrets of the City last year. Now he's found a new home at MPLS.TV, in partnership with LOL/OMG. Check it out:
Little Szechuan's former chef says he was fired and locked out by the restaurant.
A New Hampshire utility is harvesting energy from cocoa bean shells for use as a potential fuel source.
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