-- Update at bottom -- As it seeks to rebound from a disastrous 2012, Best Buy's leadership has decided to end a program that allowed corporate employees to work from home and maintain flexible schedules.SEE ALSO: Best Buy: On the road to extinction?
Though some workers will still be allowed to main ... More >>
Susan McCarty, took her 11-year-old nephew and his sister to Valleyfair on August 23. What a nice thing to do, right?Well, it's not so nice when you allegedly make the poor little guy spend the ride home home in the trunk of your Lexus because you're worried his wet clothes might damage the leather ... More >>
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One of the thrills of living in Minnesota in the summertime, apart from the fact that the chance of snow is quite slight, is the delight of freshly picked peas, beans, tomatoes, corn and other vegetables and fruit ... More >>
With news breaking yesterday that an officer has reported seeing a Hutchinson state trooper give pot to a Drug Recognition Expert program participant, Minneapolis officials are again disavowing any connection to the fiasco. Wednesday afternoon, Mayor RT Rybak took to Facebook and issued a statement ... More >>
Details are beginning to emerge about the woman that led to the abrupt resignation of Best Buy CEO Brian Dunn on Tuesday morning, and the Star Tribune seems to think it knows her identity.On today's front page, the mystery lady was described as a "29-year-old woman who worked at Best Buy's leadershi ... More >>
Hey look, Best Buy is in the news because it got something right for a change!Following last season, Best Buy decided to switch its NASCAR sponsorship from Richard Petty Motorsports to Roush Fenway Racing. And it already looks as though that switch will already pay off in hundreds of thousands of ... More >>
Best Buy has been beseiged by bad news this holiday season. Could one of the Twin Cities' largest companies be on the road toward ending up in the tar pit of retailers along with Circuit City and Ultimate Electronics?Possibly. A Forbes piece published yesterday makes a strong case that Richfield- ... More >>
Best Buy still has people who show up to buy stuff... in China.Best Buy, the Richfield-based tech retailer that's become the largest outlet for fancy gadgets in America, looks to be in trouble. Yesterday, the company reported a 30 percent drop in second-quarter profits. Once the market got a look ... More >>
Blue Plate's Lowry and the Bachelor Farmer were this month's big openings.NOW OPEN
The Public House (former N. Washington Cafe)
Amsterdam (former Pop! St. Paul)
Adagio Cafe and Espresso (former Dragonfly)
Urban Bean II (former Muddy Waters)
Bachelor Farmer (Dayton bros.)
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Ed Fong at David Fong'sDavid Fong's first opened its doors in 1958 as a small takeout chow mein joint. In 1966, it moved to its present location on Lyndale Avenue in Bloomington. David Sr. and his wife Helen started the business, and when they retired, they turned it over to eldest son Ed Fong, k ... More >>
Testing out the new Freestyle soda machine at Davanni's.Although Coca-Cola launched its new Freestyle soda machines in Atlanta and Southern California in 2009, it took two years for the sleek, customizable drink dispensers to arrive in the Twin Cities.
A computer touch-screen on the Freesty ... More >>
Nick VlcekSzechuan at Tian Jin: Worth a trip to the suburbs.This week's Dish features Travail Kitchen and Amusements, whose unique, gourmet gastropub fare makes it worth the drive to Robbinsdale from elsewhere in the metro.
If you live in Minneapolis or St. Paul, here are four more foodstuf ... More >>
Chris Bohnhoff PhotographyThe chef as still life. 20.21's resident chef Asher Miller is as comfortable making the iconic Spoonbridge and Cherry out of chocolate as he is whipping together a rest stop lunch on the weekend. But at the end of the day, this chef prefers a heap of mango salsa and ... More >>
There are people living under bridges all over Minneapolis, but this woman's story has people pretty worked up. It's probably because her home now sits under one of the new Crosstown bridges going up in Minneapolis and she wants a buyout ASAP.