Eric Dayton dons Askov Finlayson's new "climate positive" parka
Eric Dayton’s latest commitment to the climate crisis is an outerwear upgrade

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Left to right: U.S. House representative Andrew Volstead, who pushed through the act that outlawed alcoholic beverages in the United States; Surly owner and brewer Omar Ansari, who pushed through the law that allowed breweries to serve beer on-site

Minnesota’s Alcohol Laws: A Brief History

From the 100-year-old Volstead Act to arguments about 3.2 beer, here are six key moments
John Harren builds a toboggan in his workshop near Warroad

Get to Know This Toboggan Manufacturer before It’s a Big-Name Brand

As Northern Toboggan Co. perfects a nearly forgotten craft, it also aims to be your next—and last—stop for winter gear
The 2019 Royal ladiesEmily and Darrin Photography

A Winter Carnival Wardrobe Fit for Royalty

St. Paul’s princesses and queen have some fairy godmothers to help with their outfits
Makeup by Victoria Olhauser at Primped, photo by Jen Hillenga

Style + Shopping Jan. 14-27 || Weddings and More

Bridal sales, grand openings, and ladies' night await
With Soul Bowl, chef Gerard Klass brings the fast-casual, à la carte dining movement to soul food

Soul Bowl Wants to Take Over the World, One Chicken Sandwich...

But first: Graze food hall
Hilal Ibrahim at Park Nicollet Methodist holding her hijabs.

Hijabs at the Hospital—at Least at Methodist

The St. Louis Park hospital becomes the first health care system in the country to offer hijabs
 
Bemidji State grad Amber Leong pitches her idea for mood-enhancing lamps on "Shark Tank"

Q&A: How Amber Leong Made a “Shark Tank” Judge Cry

Circadian Optics’ co-founder brought her light-therapy lamps to the reality TV show—just in time for winter
Eric Dayton dons Askov Finlayson's new "climate positive" parka

Askov Finlayson’s New Parka Is “Climate Positive”

Eric Dayton’s latest commitment to the climate crisis is an outerwear upgrade
With Soul Bowl, chef Gerard Klass brings the fast-casual, à la carte dining movement to soul food

Soul Bowl Wants to Take Over the World, One Chicken Sandwich...

But first: Graze food hall
Santa Ken Cloud

A Farewell Letter from the Former Southdale Santa

Ken Cloud moves on, with a new mission of spreading cheer
 
John Harren builds a toboggan in his workshop near Warroad

Get to Know This Toboggan Manufacturer before It’s a Big-Name Brand

As Northern Toboggan Co. perfects a nearly forgotten craft, it also aims to be your next—and last—stop for winter gear
Betty Danger's Country Club closes for winter

Winter Is the Season for Twin Cities Restaurant Closings

So far, 2020 is looking tough
Provision

Provision Community Restaurant Is Here to Reframe How You Eat Out

A ”utopian dream” restaurant brings social change to the table with a pay-what-you-can model
Monarch Migration Shanty soars again in 2020

The Art Shanty Projects Return with Fresh Life, Funding, and Purpose

After a year in peril, the pop-up village makes an eagerly awaited comeback on Lake Harriet
 
Bemidji State grad Amber Leong pitches her idea for mood-enhancing lamps on "Shark Tank"

Q&A: How Amber Leong Made a “Shark Tank” Judge Cry

Circadian Optics’ co-founder brought her light-therapy lamps to the reality TV show—just in time for winter

A Minnesotan Made Compression Socks That Are Actually Cool

Comrad pairs health benefits with snazzy patterns in line of compression socks that are for everyone

Heart Health: Which Tests Are Right for You?

Learn the ins and outs of common exams, sure-sign heart disease symptoms, and preventative measures for optimal heart health

Why These Two ER Doctors Became Food Bloggers

Dr. Lane Patten and Dr. Holly Schrupp Berg run ”With Two Spoons” between shifts at North Memorial—and share with us their Apple Walnut Granola recipe
 
John Harren builds a toboggan in his workshop near Warroad

Get to Know This Toboggan Manufacturer before It’s a Big-Name Brand

As Northern Toboggan Co. perfects a nearly forgotten craft, it also aims to be your next—and last—stop for winter gear
The 2019 Royal ladiesEmily and Darrin Photography

A Winter Carnival Wardrobe Fit for Royalty

St. Paul’s princesses and queen have some fairy godmothers to help with their outfits
Makeup by Victoria Olhauser at Primped, photo by Jen Hillenga

Style + Shopping Jan. 14-27 || Weddings and More

Bridal sales, grand openings, and ladies' night await
Winter wedding, makeup by Victoria Olhauser at Primped

Winter Wedding Makeup Tips

For the new year, three local makeup artists share their favorite products plus a few trends