January 2015


Photo from The Loppet Foundation Facebook page

Frosty family fun awaits at the Saint Paul Winter Carnival, City of Lakes Loppet, and those ice castles in Eden Prairie. more

Jan 28, 2015 3:37 PM The Fam


Photo courtesy St. Paul Winter Carnival

Dan Oskey is opening his own distillery, Boneyard is now a margarita shack, and it's time to go outside and drink beer. more

Jan 23, 2015 6:54 AM The Feed

Long-time chef Patrick Atanalian now has a stake in the Washington Avenue restaurant. more

Jan 22, 2015 10:23 AM Foodie


Photos courtesy SpaceCrafting

Is Josh Hartnett, our favorite Minnesota movie star, looking to downsize in Minneapolis or, gulp, abandon us?! more

Jan 22, 2015 8:58 AM Home & Design

Six things to know before you visit that frosty spectacle in Miller Park. more

Jan 20, 2015 4:06 PM The Fam

Top bartender, Dan Oskey, had a new distilling project in the works. more

Jan 20, 2015 3:31 PM Foodie

The once cutting-edge restaurant in the Hotel Ivy is now closed. more

Jan 19, 2015 2:24 PM Foodie


courtesy Peter Geye

The Minneapolis dad on his book, The Lighthouse Road. Meet him Jan. 19 at Barnes & Noble, Galleria for The Mother of All Book Clubs. more

Jan 19, 2015 12:04 PM The Fam

A new kosher deli, a new Dan Kelly's, and plenty to do this warm winter weekend in the Twin Cities. more

Jan 16, 2015 9:56 AM The Feed


Photo from Minneapolis Parks Facebook page

An above-freezing holiday weekend is on tap! Here are seven ways to enjoy it with the kids. more

Jan 14, 2015 11:32 AM The Fam


Photo by Caitlin Abrams

With a planned 85-seat elevated restaurant, a beer garden, an event center, and a massive patio the new Surly Brewery just keeps getting crazier. more

Jan 14, 2015 9:51 AM Foodie

New owners have breathed new life into one of the good old Irish pubs. more

Jan 13, 2015 5:57 PM Foodie

The nationally touring pork competition is coming to the Twin Cities. more

Jan 12, 2015 2:40 PM Foodie


Photo via New Bohemia Facebook

Opens/Closes/Shuffles and the like that always happen this first week of 2015. more

Jan 9, 2015 11:09 AM The Feed


courtesy Hank's mom

We asked JuiceBox Nation for their similes, metaphors, analogies, and such to describe what it’s really like to parent children in extreme sub-zero temperatures for days on end. more

Jan 7, 2015 10:50 AM The Fam


Photo courtesy MN RollerGirls

It's a long winter, families. Take in some hockey, gymnastics, and roller derby why don'tcha. more

Jan 7, 2015 10:39 AM The Fam

Dara's guide to the Twin Cities' best places to eat near movie theaters. more

Jan 7, 2015 12:00 AM Foodie

The Minneapolis startup is an online marketplace of designs curated specifically for kids. more

Jan 6, 2015 4:58 PM The Fam


Photo from Facebook

Think winter means no food truck for you? Think again! Vin's Italian food truck delivers downtown by bike for just $2. more

Jan 5, 2015 1:00 AM Eat & Drink

After 10 years, Solera, the pioneering Spanish tapas restaurant in Minneapolis, is closed. more

Jan 3, 2015 1:10 PM Foodie