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When Mayor R.T. Rybak officiated 46 same-sex weddings in the early morning of Aug. 1 -- the day same-sex marriage became legal in Minnesota -- the ceremonies took place at his stomping grounds, Minneapolis City Hall.But now, Rybak is taking his support for gay marriage on the road. This morning, he ... More >>
A trio of suspects are taking a page out of Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson's playbook, only they aren't on the prowl for sex.SEE ALSO: Gay marriage is legal in Minnesota: Top 10 funny tweets Instead, the three Minnesota wedding crashers are allegedly in the habit of showing up at strangers' weddings, ... More >>
Tonight at 12:00 a.m. on August 1, Mayor R.T. Rybak will help same-sex couples from around Minnesota become legally married in downtown Minneapolis at City Hall. See also: Eight places to celebrate when love becomes the law on Aug. 1 Jeremy Messersmith leads music lineup for Minnesota's first gay ... More >>
GLBT couples around Minnesota race to plan August weddings
On Thursday morning, Alex Schmit and Zeke Rice walked into the service center in the basement of the Hennepin County Government Center and applied for a marriage license. They had waited 13 years to do so."We don't feel like we're rushing into anything," Rice laughs. "It's the kind of thing we never ... More >>
Today, the Ramsey County medical examiner confirmed that a body found near the Ford Dam in the Mississippi River last week belonged to Jerome Gordon-Jackson.SEE ALSO: Stone Arch Bridge suicides: Teenage couple jump to their deaths days after they go missing Gordon-Jackson, a 28-year-old special educ ... More >>
In the wake of love becoming the law in Minnesota, the city of St. Paul quickly overhauled its I Do St. Paul website to make it gay friendly.SEE ALSO: Mary Franson wonders whether marriage equality extends to polygamy"With the passing of the Freedom to Marry act, Saint Paul is now strongly positione ... More >>
Wanna be one of the first gay couples to tie the knot and have your wedding officiated by none other than a smiling Mayor R.T. Rybak to boot? That can be arranged. Just be at Minneapolis City Hall at midnight on August 1 (or whatever night ends up being the first when gay weddings can occur -- the s ... More >>
The Williams Institute, a think tank at UCLA's law school, is trying to quantify the impact of same-sex marriage in terms that everyone can understand: Money. According to the institute's latest study, a marriage equality law would give Minnesota's economy a lift to the tune of $45 million in the fi ... More >>
In the midst of the damage and chaos left in Hurricane Sandy's wake, two native Minnesotans found an ingenious way of establishing a little bit of order: a wedding registry.Recent transplants to New York via Minneapolis, John Heggestuen and Alex Nordenson were looking for a way to volunteer their ti ... More >>
Minneapolis' love culture is getting some love from Yahoo, as the City of Lakes was named one of the country's "10 unexpectedly romantic cities."SEE ALSO:-- Minneapolis sixth-horniest city; St. Paul considerably less aroused, study finds-- Twin Cities 15th "most romantic" city, says Alice.com-- St. ... More >>
Being in a band is a big commitment. Getting married is an even bigger commitment. Minneapolis duo The Sudden Lovelys fit both of these criteria. After working diligently to release three full-length albums in one year, Paige Ferraro née Prescher and Danny Ferraro took some time off between touring ... More >>
Thanks to combined power of Twitter and the Associated Press, a local man's bizarre marriage proposal is now national news.St. Paul resident Jake Nyberg, 31, wanted to surprise his then-girlfriend Tess Haun when he popped the question. He came up with an off-the-wall plan involving a staged engag ... More >>
SarahHeiman"Wait, we're getting married WHERE?"Something terrifyingly saccharine this way comes. On Saturday morning, 50 couples from "Brainerd to Mankato and everywhere in between" will descend on the Chanhassen Dinner Theatre for a mass wedding called "The Big Whopping Wedding." We get a ... More >>
Do you take this franchise to be your wedding location?If spending Valentine's Day at White Castle is your idea of a romantic night out, then the latest announcement from McDonald's is right up your alley: you can now get a heaping helping of married at the chain's locations in Hong Kong.
Denny Hecker wants to get married.Denny Hecker's probably got a long "to-do" list before he's carted off to prison on federal bankruptcy and wire fraud convictions. Top of the list: Get married. For the fifth time. If absence makes the heart grow fonder, things should work out fine for Hecke ... More >>
Had my father truly loved me, he would have forced Davy Jones to marry me at gunpoint. Today, I've got love on my mind. Is it because I've been invited to a wedding every goddamned weekend the month of July, and so love has been striking in the form of RSVP cards, Target gift registries, swea ... More >>
It's a felony, sure, but in the absence of real immigration
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band hearken back to a time when folk/country rock was pouring out of California and everyone was covering everyone else and especially covering Dylan.
Yes, really. The alt-country queen will be married on September 18.
There's really no better way to celebrate your wedding day. Except when you crash, injure your bride, and end up arrested.
People questioned their choice of Chris Brown's "Forever" for their coordinated dance entrance at the church, so the couple is asking fans of the video to donate money to help stop domestic violence.
New York Magazine's Dan Kois called it one of the best pieces of musical theater this year. How could that be?
It's a true party in God's house. There's no better way to say goodbye to the single life.
Do you need to get married? Here's an opportunity to wed for free.
Pancakes and a shot at the Guinness Book invite a V-Day road trip.
...and other jobs of Christmas Past
Diablo Cody--stripper, blogger, and "Pussy Ranch" cowpunk--takes a weird ride into the land of the brides
Local baker turns butter and sugar into forever
Local baker turns butter and sugar into forever
Joshua Alexander looked at all the lonely women in internet chat rooms-- and saw nothing but opportunit
A Winona couple pay to turn their marriage into a farce
What if perfect packaging is the problem?
A social worker acts as your matchmaker. Your parents can veto your beloved. Society wants you to stay chaste. That's dating life for people with developmental disabilities.
Drummer JT Bates and his Fat Kid Wednesdays make a weighty impression on the local improv-jazz scene
Sunny, optimistic songs from a talented fourth-generation musician
Eight years for burglary. Eighteen for rape. Life for murder. Five women talk about doing time with their men behind bars.