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New Restaurant Review: Sidebar at Surdyk’s

After initially opening last year, the liquor store's new dining experience is back

No Stinking Rose: The Glory of Garlic

Celebrate National Garlic Day—Twin Cities culinary instructor Jason Ross shares techniques and recipes to tame garlic and enjoy its fabulous flavor

Where in Minnesota Is This Old Mine?

It was once considered to be among the largest of its kind in the world

Three George Floyd Square Billboards Ask Us to Remember and Resist

Next time you pay a visit to George Floyd Square, just look up. Elevated above Cup Foods, the clenched metal fist, flower beds, and...

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Where in Minnesota Is This Old Mine?

It was once considered to be among the largest of its kind in the world
Minnesota Dance Theatre's "Exploring the Enchantment" shows on April 8

Weekend Best Bets: April 15-18

This weekend: sip on a beer while your dogs play, watch comedians throw knives, and get your body moving outside

Minnesota History Center Museums and Sites Unveil Reopening Dates

Fort Snelling, Jeffers Petroglyphs, and many more begin welcoming visitors later this year

Weekend Best Bets: April 8-11

This weekend around the Twin Cities: a virtual jazz fest, a journey to Laos, expressions of nature, and more

Arts

Party Pics: Sanneh Foundation’s Gala 4 Goals 2021

For the first time ever, the Gala 4 Goals fundraiser was held in a virtual format
Paisley Park’s skylight-lit atrium greets visitors when they begin a tour

Paisley Park Plans Visitation on Fifth Anniversary of Prince’s Death

The artist's former home and studio in Chanhassen is admitting a limited number of fans

Northern Spark Returns for Two Weeks in 2021

Northern Spark is back! After taking a hiatus in 2020, the annual art festival showcasing creative public art will be held in-person in St....

Resources to Fight Anti-Asian Racism in Minnesota

How to report hate incidents and support racial justice work for the Asian American and Pacific Islander community

Food

New Restaurant Review: Sidebar at Surdyk’s

After initially opening last year, the liquor store's new dining experience is back

No Stinking Rose: The Glory of Garlic

Celebrate National Garlic Day—Twin Cities culinary instructor Jason Ross shares techniques and recipes to tame garlic and enjoy its fabulous flavor

Recipe: Asparagus and Three Dipping Sauces

Dig into a trio of fun and flavorful sauces to spruce up spring asparagus—plus tips for selecting and cooking
The beer garden at the Butcher's Tale

The Butcher’s Tale Coming to Butcher & the Boar Space

Kaskaid Hospitality announces new restaurant in a familiar downtown location with familiar faces

Culture

“Eye On Minnesota” Newscast Opens Saturday Night Live

A group of anchors discuss Derek Chauvin trial, and what else: the weather

St. Paul Apparel Store Scout Opens Second Location in Edina

The new store for “handsome” clothes, home goods, and gifts is set to open April 5
CSAs box up farm-supplied foods and deliver to shareholders—and Food for the People is a socially conscious version of that

Food for the People Brings Fresh Produce to In-Need BIPOC Residents

Using the popular farm-sourced food-sharing model, Shared Ground Farmers’ Cooperative launched a CSA in response to last year’s struggles

Champions of Change in Minnesota: Kyndell Harkness

As the Star Tribune continues to examine diversity in coverage and staffers, a veteran photographer leads the way

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