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The Bacon and Beer Classic Returns to Minneapolis

The Bacon and Beer Classic Returns to Minneapolis

Bacon and beer lovers rejoice! After drawing sold-out crowds across the country, the Bacon and Beer Classic is coming to the Nicollet Island Pavilion on Saturday, April 15, 2017 for the ultimate food and drink experience. A festival unlike any other, the Classic will feature mouth-watering bacon dishes, unlimited bacon strips, and over 50 craft beers […]

Top 7 Fun Fitness Ideas in the Twin Cities

Top 7 Fun Fitness Ideas in the Twin Cities

By Jenn Espinosa-Goswami Imagine that you become all excited about a new idea, you gather all the tools you need, and you register your payment information. Three months later, you are no longer excited and the tools gather dust. Worse yet, you forget about the payments you’re making every month until a full year later. […]

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Tim Mahoney Partners with School of Rock

Minneapolis musician and former contestant on NBC’s The Voice, Tim Mahoney, is partnering with School of Rock of Eden Prairie to teach students how to write their own original music and reach for their dreams. If you’ve followed the Minneapolis music scene for the last 15-20 years, you’ve no doubt seen and heard Mahoney. And […]

Where to Volunteer in the Twin Cities

Where to Volunteer in the Twin Cities

* Listing Volunteer Opportunities with us is free and easy. If you have a volunteer opportunity to submit, please contact us with the details. We’ll get back to you shortly *  If you are looking to volunteer in the Twin Cities, you’ve come to the right place. We are keeping a running list of volunteer […]

November Thankfulness: The Father-Daughter Bond

November Thankfulness: The Father-Daughter Bond

There is, no doubt, a strong bond between fathers and daughters. And our first November Thankfulness article illustrates the love one father has for his daughter, and how that love is reciprocated. But this story has more. It shows how, when needed, the tables can turn and the child cares for the parent. It tells […]

November Thankfulness

November Thankfulness

It’s November, the month of Thanksgiving and the month that we seem to take the most time to reflect on the things for which we are thankful. But even though we reflect, we don’t always have a way to express our thanks. And so we are rolling out our November Thankfulness series as a way […]

Mary Sue Englund

Country Artist and Author Mary Sue Englund Returns Home

Minnesota native Mary Sue Englund is coming home to promote her new book,  I AM A WOMAN. Born and raised in Afton, MN and now living in Nashville, TN, Mary Sue Englund is a singer-songwriter who has released four self-penned albums to date. A staple at the Grand Ole Opry, Englund has toured the world […]

Topshop Opens Store in Minneapolis

Topshop Opens Store in Minneapolis

Topshop, the British fashion authority, and it’s sister (er, brother) company, Topman are coming to Minneapolis. That’s right; Topshop and Topman are opening a fully-branded retail outlet within Nordstrom at the Mall of America. For the uninitiated, Topshop was founded in London in 1964 and has become a major British style authority and one of […]

Halloween at the Minneapolis Parks

Halloween at the Minneapolis Parks

Kids all around town are getting excited for their big night – Halloween! Many of the Minneapolis Parks are throwing Halloween-themed parties, starting on Saturday, October 26 through Halloween night. Some are during the day; others are in the evening. Regardless of the time, these festivities promise to provide fun for all ages. Take a […]

Mover & Shaker Thompson Aderinkomi

Happening Hero – Thompson Aderinkomi

This story is not about the health care system in the United States, but rather it is about a Minneapolis man who wants to change it. In fact, he wants to turn the industry on its side and disrupt it so badly that anyone in the country can have access to affordable health care. But […]