• Blogs

    October 19, 2012

    Regina Spektor at State Theatre, 10/18/12

    Regina SpektorWith Only SonState Theatre, MinneapolisThursday, October 18, 2012A talented girl needs no more than a piano and her voice to enchant an audience, and Regina Spektor had more than enough talent to fill the room Thursday night at the State Theatre. With a shimmering smile framed by red l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 11, 2012

    Susan Allen is first Native American woman elected to Minnesota legislature

    Allen is the first Native woman and the second open lesbian to serve in the legislature.​Yesterday, Susan Allen won a special election for the House District 61B seat, making her the first Native American woman elected to serve in the Minnesota legislature. Allen prevailed over Nate Blumenshine, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2012

    It's election night in Minneapolis

    Cleveland LeaderTwo special elections for legislative seats happen tonight in Minneapolis. ​"Election 2012" doesn't just refer to November 6.Ready or not, two Minnesota legislative seats, both in Minneapolis, are actually up for grabs tonight. One is House District 61B, which includes the south Mi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 21, 2011

    Pixies guitarist Joey Santiago talks about the band's Minneapolis memories

    ​Since the dawning of the Pixies in 1986, the alternative music genre has molded, shifted, collapsed and exploded. But one thing is for sure -- those early years had something that other generations didn't. When The Pixies first approached the music scene, mainstream success wasn't something that ... More >>

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  • Restaurants

    October 4, 2006

    Alternadad, Alternafood

    Gen-X babydaddies can't live on snark alone—they also require vegetables

  • Restaurants

    December 22, 2004

    Stockings, Stuffed

    A foodie's guide to last-minute gifts to make your chowhound smile

  • Movies

    October 30, 2002

    Nouvelle Vague

    'The Truth About Charlie' appears inconclusive

  • Arts

    March 21, 2001

    Offender of the Faith

    Filmmaker Jon Springer's bloody liturgy includes incest, stigmata, and stolen communion wine. Heaven can wait.