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  • Rusty Taco in Northeast Minneapolis: The Tour
    Rusty Taco, a Dallas-based, fast-casual chain, recently opened a Minneapolis franchise on Hennepin Avenue in Northeast. In an attempt to objectively weigh Rusty’s tacos against the heavy-hitting competition in the area, we sampled all 12 of Rusty’s taco varieties to see which ones made the...
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  • The Jesus and Mary Chain at First Avenue, 9/18/12
    Scottish alt rockers The Jesus and Mary Chain performed at First Avenue on Tuesday night. Chatham Rise and The Psychic Paramount opened. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on September 18, 2012.
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  • Cheryl Strayed: In the wild
    When she was 26 and at rock bottom, McGregor, Minnesota-native Cheryl Strayed hiked 1,100 miles up the Pacific Crest Trail. Eighteen years later, her new memoir about the journey, Wild, inspired Oprah to re-start her book club and sits at the top of national bestseller lists. Take a look at...
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  • Hip Hop Harambee
    Saturday's ultra successful Hip-Hop Harambee was hosted by Alicia Steele in the Nomad's parking lot. The all-day hip-hop block party featured the talents of headliner Talib Kweli, Sean Anonymous, Audio Perm, Manny Phesto & Axel Foley, and many others. Highlights from the day-long festival...
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  • Bob Mould at First Avenue, 9/15/12
    Legendary Minneapolis rocker Bob Mould performed for a sold-out, sweaty crowd at First Avenue on Sunday night supporting his Silver Age album. PHOTOS BY ERIK HESS on September 15, 2012. Bob Mould at First Avenue, 9/15/12
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  • Martin Dosh's First-Annual 40th Birthday Party
    Twin Cities multi-instrumentalist extraordinaire, Martin Dosh, celebrated his 40th birthday with friends and fans alike at the Turf Club on Friday night. Festivities included performances by Jel, Pizza Boys, Baths and Zebulon Pike along with a late night drum-off featuring JT Bates, Dave King,...
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  • David Byrne & St. Vincent at the State Theatre
    David Byrne and St. Vincent open their tour at the State Theatre in Minneapolis. PHOTOS BY STEVEN COHEN on Saturday September 15, 2012.
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  • Renaissance Festival 2012: Ye Olde Revelers
    The Minnesota Renaissance Festival brought history-lovers, beer-drinkers, costume fanatics, and everyone else together for some good olde-fashioned revelry in Shakopee. PHOTOS BY TATIANA CRAINE
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  • Through a Glass, Darkly & Don’t Make Me Care at SooVAC
    Openings at the Soo Visual Arts Center this weekend included "Through a Glass, Darkly: New Work by Serena Cole" and "Don't Make Me Care". SooVAC's late founder Suzy Greenberg curated "Through a Glass Darkly" and was celebrated again by the art community during the event's opening. "Don't Make...
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  • Art lovers at the Soap Factory's $99 Sale
    Art lovers united for one of the Soap Factory's annual fundraisers in which people can by an anonymous, original piece of art for $99. Afterwards, the artist behind the work is revealed to the buyers. This year's event featured the work of over 150 established and new artists. PHOTOS BY ANTONIO...
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  • Lost in Sever's Corn Maze 2012
    Server’s Corn Maze drew delighted families and children to their fall festival, which included an exotic animal tent, corn pits, twisting corn maze, live music, jumping pillows and various magic and wildlife shows last weekend in Canterbury Park in Shakopee. PHOTOS BY NICOLA LOSIK
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  • Fab finds at Junk Bonanza 2012
    The Junk Bonanza brought hordes of vintage treasures out of attics and onto vendors’ tables, drawing crowds to Shakopee’s Canterbury Park last weekend. PHOTOS BY NICOLA LOSIK
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