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May 2008


What's so important about important?

What's so important about important?

Porter & Frye is the most talked-about restaurant of the year. They serve dinner, too.

Hot Summer Nights

Hot Summer Nights

Movies, music, food, and more—we’ve spotlighted the best entertaiment of the season.

How Minnesota Saved Civilization

How Minnesota Saved Civilization

150 years—and 31 ways that we changed modern life

Fate of the Faithful

Fate of the Faithful

With a new archbishop set to take control of the diocese, Minnesota Catholics are wondering what changes are in store.


The Agenda

Stepping Out: The Agenda

Theater, art, concerts & more—your best bets for May

May 2008 Scene

Scene: May 2008 Scene

The Heart to Heart Concert, the Twin Cities Go Red For Women luncheon, the Animal Humane Society open house, the Feds Fest annual fundraiser, and the 10th Annual Big Brothers Big Sisters Awards Gala

Chamber Made

Arts: Chamber Made

Bruce Coppock’s radical quest to renew the American orchestra, starting in St. Paul

Form and Function

Elizabeth's Picks: Form and Function

Who needs flowers with vases like these? Group them together for a modern display.

May 2008 Style File

Style File: May 2008 Style File

Beauty buzz, store openings, and e-style

High-Waisted Jeans

The Look: High-Waisted Jeans

A trend that originally conjured up Three’s Company when it hit the runway has finally found a way to be flattering.

Mail-Archived: May 2008 Letters to the Editor

Comments from readers regarding the last issue of Minnesota Monthly


Talk: Reviews

Our take on A Freewheelin' Tim, Madman On A Drum, Finality, and Feel Good Ghosts

Talk: Big Business

What the obesity police don’t understand

Talk: Her Favorite Things

Column counting, rebate results, local talent & more

J.B Hudson

Counter Culture: J.B Hudson

Chains of love: the new J.B. Hudson.

La Fougasse

Quick Bite: La Fougasse

Southwestern-suburbs, here’s your sea-scented savior

R. Norman's

Quick Bite: R. Norman's

The new downtown steak house is just desserts

Land of 10,000 Cakes

Quick Bite: Land of 10,000 Cakes

Robin Martin is Minnesota’s own Ace of Cakes: A fondant genius who can make anything out of icing. Even Leech Lake.


Top Shops: Consignment

Castoffs can be chic—if you know where to look. These resale shops are a stylish place to start.

Sue Z. Says

Sue Z: Sue Z. Says

Gather farmers' market tips, restaurant news, and more.

Birth Effects

Foreword: Birth Effects

Happy Birthday, Minnesota

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