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Kyra Bowar

Kyra Bowar is an editorial intern at Greenspring Media, which publishes Minnesota Monthly. When she's not writing, she enjoys perusing novels and exploring the outdoors with a camera in hand.
St. Paul Bagelry bagels

5 Twin Cities Bagel Shops for National Bagel Day

Grab a bagel in the metro (from New York-style to jalapeño to vegan and gluten-free) just in time to celebrate on January 15

8 Charitable Companies Making Products You’ll Actually Want

Tees, lip balms, socks, confetti—these Minnesota companies create "greater goods" that help worthy causes

New Skate Park, New Era for North Minneapolis Nonprofit

Juxtaposition Arts' plaza uses a space that would have gone to waste—and that's just the start of the nonprofit's mission
J.S. Ondara

Fall Arts 2019: Minnesota’s Must-See Autumn Shows

Your guide to art, theater, dance, comedy, and music events in MN, September through December
Strey Designs (check out that backpack) is one of the many makers and small businesses in the Northrup King Building.

A Style Lover’s Guide to Northrup King

Calling all fashion lovers: The Minneapolis art scene has breathed new life into this 102-year-old structure

The VOID: You Have Now Entered Hyper Reality

At MOA’s new attraction, virtual reality is a full-on, tactile world, sending you to the Star Wars universe and beyond
Yellowbird Coffee Front

Yellowbird Coffee Bar: Home Is Where the Coffee Is

A St. Paul neighborhood banded together to craft a space for camaraderie, conversation, and coffee
Irish Fair

Weekend Best Bets: Aug. 9-11

This weekend around the Twin Cities: Pizza Lucé Block Party, Irish Fair of Minnesota, Queen in concert, and more

10 National Parks Worth Leaving Minnesota For

From the mountains of Montana to the swamps of Florida, you can’t find anything like these spectacular destinations in MN
The Refinery Box

7 Stylish and Snazzy Subscription Box Services

From apparel to adult crafts, treat yourself to these spiffy surprises that come right to your doorstep