(Editor's note: This weekend is Art-A-Whirl, the yearly art party where hundreds of studios, galleries, and warehouses in northeast Minneapolis open their doors and invite art lovers in for special demonstrations, exhibitions, performances, and sales. This week we'll be taking a look at some of t ... More >>
Should we still call it "artisan"?
Minneapolis and Edina get new java-based joints
Lunchbox options have expanded since the days of Garfield and Pac-Man. Check out what we found.
All hail the beef jerky gun and the remote control beer pager!
This time in the suburbs
For tips on when and if to serve leftover wine to your guests, read on.
Diane Hofstede, the Minneapolis City Council member who represents neighborhoods abutting the University of Minnesota, is pushing for tacky couch removal off frat-boy porches.
Did you know women were scared and intimidated by Best Buy's older, warehouse-like blue interiors with metal shelves? We didn't either.
They're easy. They're delicious. They're Minnesotan. It's time to show your Bundt-cake pride.
A radically retooled Minneapolis School Board tries to stop the bleeding and start over
Moore and 'The Man' won't stay home with 'Friends'
Kelly Clarkson's "Since U Been Gone" makes me want to fashion a microphone out of my paperwhites-scented pillar candle from Pottery Barn and go all mall-punk in my bedroom like I'm the star of Valley Girl: Totally 2005. Apparently indie-rock god Ted Leo thinks it's bed-jumping worthy, too. Check out ... More >>
A foodie's guide to last-minute gifts to make your chowhound smile
Great chefs know it: Quality salt adds taste and texture
'Something's Gotta Give' puts everything on sale--at full price
When the going gets tough, the rich go shopping for their kids
While Rachel and Ross grow up, 'Hidden Hills' storms neverland
Shopping for a sense of community in suburbia
We sent a team of trained researchers and documentarians into the wilds of the Twin Cities in search of music in its native habitat. Here are the field notes from Friday, February 15--the day that would not end.