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Minnesota Monthly and Twin Cities Living are here to guide you to everything that the Twin Cities of Minneapolis and St Paul, surrounding suburbs, and greater Minnesota have to offer in dining, shopping, entertainment and attractions. All this along with a host of suggested itineraries arm visitors and residents with the know-how to get out and explore the region.

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Choosing where to plant your next set of roots can seem like a daunting task, especially when you have a world’s worth of cities and towns to choose from. The possibilities are virtually limitless. So what makes the Twin Cities rise above the rest? If we’re being honest, lots...

Step 1: A Place to Stay

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A Home Before Your Home

The Twin Cities’ options for temporary housing fit any need or timeline
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Getting Started after Moving to the Twin Cities

Here are a few essentials to tackle before settling in
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Quality of life. For such a seemingly simple goal, it’s surprisingly difficult to attain. For Twin Cities locals, however, achieving work-life balance is remarkably easy thanks to the environment in which we live. When newcomers arrive, they are often surprised by what awaits. While Minneapolis and St. Paul are indeed...

Step 2: Taking Care of Business

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Business the “Minnesota Nice” Way

Home to several Fortune 500 companies and a thriving entrepreneurial and community-centered spirit, the Twin Cities are the perfect place to pursue your career
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Care That Matters: Healthcare in the Twin Cities

Minnesota health care providers are dedicated to giving you and your community the best care 24/7
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The Twin Cities is a hub for education filled with top-rate teachers and stellar programs

Step 3: Find Your People

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Faith & Fellowship in the Twin Cities

All faith traditions have a home in the Twin Cities
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Spirit of Giving

Twin Cities residents take volunteerism to heart

Events Calendar

Our online events calendar is updated daily with local events and things to do in the Twin Cities metro area

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The Insider's Blog for New Residents

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The Hip Haven of Uptown/Lyn-Lake, Minneapolis

Despite what its name suggests, the Uptown area is actually situated to the west (slightly southwest actually) of downtown Minneapolis, bordering the scenic Lake...