Young women of St. Paul have been striving to be airborne long before Wilbur and Orville, Lindbergh and Earhart. Since 1886 the "right stuff" could be found with the bouncing team's bounce girls. With Yeager-like swagger and calm, Christine Pearson became the newest member of this soaring sisterhood of steely nerved fliers, who for 125 years have ventured skyward. They explore the "envelope" without parachutes, helmets, or any kind of safety equipment! PHOTOS BY ED NEATON on February 4, 2011.
Ski jumping returned to the Winter Carnival for the first time in thirty years with competitions on four hills. Competitors range from toddlers on the small hill, to the longest jump of the night (157 feet) by Christian Friberg, just back from the FIS Junior World Championships in Estonia. The...
Get Cryphy warmed up the wheels of steel for Jimmy 2 Times' triumphant return for Get Cryphy's three year anniversary next friday in First Avenue's main room. PHOTOS BY KEVIN O'MEARA on February 4, 2011.
The Decemberists performed the majority of their newest album The King is Dead, along with some old favorites, to a full house at The State Theater on Sunday night. The Appalachian-tinged vocals of the group Mountain Men opened the show. PHOTOS BY STACY SCHWARTZ on February 6, 2011.
The Inn is is a welcome respite for those weary of downtown's dining scene,
offering something "inn" between fast-food and special-occasion dining. The
mood is subdued and the menu features the comfort foods of America past:
poached chicken, braised oxtail, and cloverleaf rolls. PHOTOS BY TONY...
Too Much Love was packed on Saturday with SILENT SERVANT (Sandwell District) and Soviet Panda mixing their best tracks all night long. Industrial music mixed with new age beats made for a great night. PHOTOS BY CODY LIDTKE
Former Ramsey County Sheriff Bob Fletcher has given City Pages a batch of documents he says are some of the terrorism briefs he has been accused of lying about. The documents—some marked "Confidential Law Enforcement Only"—outline investigations of anarchist and protest groups prior to the 2008...
Three year anniversary of Truple Double at Triple rock featured DJ sets from: Mike 2600, Wezz Winship, Shannon Blowtorch, Plain Ole Bill, Petey Wheastraw, DJ Espada and Superbrush 427. As well as FREE PIZZA!!! PHOTOS BY DENIS JEONG PLASTER on 2/1/11