If at first you don't succeed, drop back, wait a few months, and then throw up another Kickstarter campaign. That's what the folks at Prairie Dogs have done in an attempt to get their high-end, handcrafted hot dog and sausage location off the ground. Last fall, the Prairie Dogs folks had initially ... More >>
If the allegations are true, Stillwater resident Blaze Schultz should be having a hard time looking himself in the mirror right about now.Schultz, 22, is in jail and charged with gross misdemeanor theft and receiving stolen property after stealing $600 worth of gift cards intended for the needy from ... More >>
Target: no sight for tired worker's eyes.The rage has come home to roost. On Monday afternoon, Seth Coleman, a seasonal Target employee in Northfield, will deliver a hard copy version of the "Save Thanksgiving" petition to the retailer's headquarters on Nicollet Mall. "My choice is stay ... More >>
Photo by Stacy SchwartzWe already knew Craig Finn was laying down some solo tracks, and now we've learned more about when we'll be able to hear some of them: Finn will debut his first solo single, "Honolulu Blues," on November 25, and the only way to get your paws on a physical copy is to head to ... More >>
New gear for newbie cooksSo your uncle/girlfriend/boss/mother is showing a growing interest in all things culinary--that makes Christmas shopping easy. The only problem is that the array of choices at cooking stores can feel overwhelming to the already frazzled shopper. Is a spatula insulting ... More >>
Mary O'Regan will judge your elastic pantsWith less than 24 hours before Black Friday blows up, it seems like the perfect time to have a food-and-fashion chat with Mary O'Regan, fashion editor with Metro magazine, editor of Minnesota Bride, and fashionista-about-town at her blog Art of Wore. ... More >>
Ever wanted to wanted to muscle your way through holiday shopping at the Mall of America with the aid of an NFL wide receiver?
Saddled with debt and failed development deals, the Northside Residents Redevelopment Council struggles to survive
Mari Newman, you may recall, is the southwest Minneapolis artist who ran afoul of the city after turning her lawn into a sculpture garden. In August, the city hauled off a couple shopping carts, two bicycles, a chandelier and other items after Newman ignored requests to remove them.
She says her home is a work of art, but it's drawn the ire of vandals and city inspectors
Paula Abdul, Pat O' Brien, and stripping housewives caught in a May Sweeps triangle! Last night's Primetime Live special on the supposedly shocking behind-the-scenes love affair between American Idol constestant/sister-beater Corey Clark and judge/pill-popper Paula Abdul was about as exciting as w ... More >>
He's toxic, she's slipping under The Federlines' hotly awaited UPN reality show finally has an official title: Britney and Kevin: Chaotic. I'm not sure what's so "chaotic" about long days spent smoking Reds, scarfing Flamin' Hot Cheetos and shopping for Von Dutch swag at Kitson, but Britney seems ... More >>
Even though Sullivan's New Market on West Broadway in North Minneapolis is the only grocer in the immediate area, its parking lot fills up only a couple of times a month. Aghast at what they see as Sullivan's poor customer service and substandard merchand