Tom Reid

  • Blogs

    March 11, 2014

    Witness: West 7th revelers were told gunman was on loose after shooting at Tom Reid's

    After taking in some of the high school hockey tournament at the Xcel on Friday night, St. Paul resident Dan Reuter and his brother decided to go the Burger Moe's off West Seventh Street.SEE ALSO: Pot deal gone wrong leads to St. Paul's first homicide of 2014 But while walking there at about 11:30 p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2013

    Free beer deal for shutout federal employees keeps getting sweeter

    What's that joke about Miller Light and having sex in a canoe? Nevermind, if you're a federal employee, you can now get a pint of any kind of beer -- even a frosty pint of craft beer -- for free anytime today at one of the participating Tuesday Brewsday locations in St. Paul. No more drowning your g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2013

    More free beer for shutout government employees

    Though it's a sorry consolation for lost wages and a defunct government, furloughed federal government employees will be able to claim a free beer at participating St. Paul bars every Tuesday until the government shutdown ends. See also: St. Paul bars giving away one round of beers to government em ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2013

    St. Paul bars giving away one round of beers to government employees

    Two words: free beer. But you only have until 6 p.m. to claim it, and you must be a government employee with a proper ID.Four bars in St. Paul are offering one round without charge to make the first day of the government shutdown a little easier. SEE ALSO: Michele Bachmann poses with World War II ve ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    June 19, 2013

    The Twin Cities' new fleet of food trucks

    The lowdown on a dozen brand-new trucks hitting the streets this summer

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2012

    Weekday extended happy hours: a round-up

    Few things in life are more disappointing than arriving to a bar just in time to get your drink order in for the end of happy hour. Who can leave work, park, and order all before 6:00? Here's a roundup of some of our city's happy hours that last into the wee hours, and a few that are never-ending.

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2012

    Poutine round-up: from classic to "obscene"

    Admittedly, we're not exactly on par with Canada when it comes to the availability of poutine. In fact in Quebec, where the dish is said to have originated, you can order a side of the cheese-curd and gravy-covered fries at any McDonald's. We'll probably never get to that point (do we really want to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2009

    Whiplash the Cowboy Monkey to be knighted in St. Paul. Wait, what?

    In case you were wondering how legitimate the St. Paul Winter Carnival is, we've got your answer.