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August 2014

From JuiceBox comes a new book club specifically for hip, smart, Twin Cities moms of all ages. And you get to meet the books' authors, too. more

Oct 6, 2014 5:20 PM The Fam

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Photo from MN Renaissance Festival Facebook page

Five swell bets for kid-friendly fun this Labor Day weekend. Mermaids, flying pups, and time machines await. more

Aug 29, 2014 10:17 AM The Fam

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Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Mike McQuarry moved from Portland to Waseca, Minnesota, and now he's opening the first farm brewery taproom. more

Aug 27, 2014 1:08 PM Foodie

Chef Landon Schoenefeld is opening a new restaurant in Kingfield. more

Aug 25, 2014 11:25 AM Foodie

Steph March does the State Fair and shares news of openings: The Workshop and Third Bird. more

Aug 22, 2014 10:58 AM Foodie

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courtesy MN State Fair

After your Giant Slide ride, what will you do that's new for kids this year at the Minnesota State Fair? more

Aug 20, 2014 1:20 PM The Fam

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Cascade Bay

Here are your last chances for family poolside before summer runs dry. more

Aug 20, 2014 10:26 AM The Fam

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Atmosphere's new video has Slug repping his ’hood with hardcore dad swagger. more

Aug 19, 2014 3:28 PM The Fam

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Photos by Drew Wood

Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl explores the Minnesota State Fair's new West End Market, which includes LuLu's, The Blue Barn, and a frozen-foam blueberry Grainbelt beer. more

Aug 19, 2014 3:03 PM Foodie

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Photo from Oh Baby! Facebook page

Three years after closing its Wayzata store, Oh Baby! and its whimsical, handcrafted duds return to the lakefront shopping district. more

Aug 19, 2014 2:24 PM The Fam

Changes are afoot at Sushi Fix, including expansion and a full sake bar. more

Aug 18, 2014 11:43 PM Foodie

The Twin Cities most exclusive independent shoe store has a new space at Galleria befitting its sophisticated mix. more

Aug 18, 2014 12:37 AM Ali Shops

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Photo courtesy MN State Fair

How does one prepare for the coming Great Minnesota Get Together? Stretch and plan, plan and stretch. more

Aug 15, 2014 12:18 PM Foodie

Months after closing OPM boutique, retailer Susan Sun is popping up in Edina. Same cool clothes; new name. more

Aug 14, 2014 2:43 PM Ali Shops

Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl says don’t freak out about ebola, instead worry about antibiotic resistant diseases born in your chicken’s poop. more

Aug 14, 2014 10:54 AM Foodie

Union's main level dining space, known as The Workshop, opens next week. more

Aug 12, 2014 1:24 PM Foodie

Everything you need to know about the new Twin Cities Premium Outlets opening Aug. 14 in Eagan, Minn. more

Aug 11, 2014 12:45 PM Ali Shops

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Photo by Katherine Harris

Inspired and downright approachable? Piccolo balances both without breaking a sweat. more

Aug 11, 2014 12:57 AM Eat & Drink

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Photo by Katherine Harris

You're mad for the servers' sakes. But what about the line cooks? The expos? The bar backs? more

Aug 8, 2014 2:22 PM Foodie

Canadian outerwear brand Arc'teryx will open its second U.S. store in Minneapolis. more

Aug 6, 2014 10:55 AM Ali Shops