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The Salvation Army Needs Your Help!

The Salvation Army Needs Your Help!

Donations to The Salvation Army Christmas Campaign are down dramatically across Minnesota and North Dakota compared to this time last year. “We need the public’s help to make up this shortfall,” said Lt. Colonel Lonneal Richardson, leader of The Salvation Army Northern Division. “If we don’t, we risk having to make difficult decisions about cutting back […]

5 Ways to Toast 2017 in the Twin Cities

5 Ways to Toast 2017 in the Twin Cities

If you are looking for a way to toast 2017 in the Twin Cities but you aren’t looking to party like a rock star, here are five ways to ring in the new year that will suit you and your family. To find out more information on any of the below, simply click on the […]

Minneapolis to Me – Jordan Swiler

Minneapolis to Me – Jordan Swiler

Minneapolis to Me (MtM) is a segment where we feature someone with a connection to Minneapolis. Our goal with this is you to introduce you to people you may otherwise not get the pleasure to know, and hopefully learn an interesting nugget or two. This week, meet Jordan Swiler! Chef Jordan Swiler was appointed to lead the culinary operations […]

New Year’s Eve 2017 in Minneapolis

New Year’s Eve 2017 in Minneapolis

Can you believe it? The New Year is knocking on our door! If you are wondering where to spend New Year’s Eve 2017, we have some options for you! New Year’s Eve Candyland Union Restaurant, 731 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis Ring in a sweet New Year as all three levels of Union Restaurant will be transformed into “CandyLand-meets-Willy […]

2016 Happening List Results Schedule

2016 Happening List Results Schedule

At long last…the results of the annual Happening List have arrived! We appreciate your patience with us as we audit and tally the results; it is no small task. And believe it or not, there is still quite a bit of work to do. For that reason, we are going to stagger the release of […]

Source Comics & Games staff pose with 2016 Twin Cities Geek Holiday Drive Donation Box

Twin Cities Geek Holiday Toy & Book Drive

The Twin Cities is regularly called out as one of the most geek- and nerd-friendly places in the country, and that is definitely meant as a compliment. Case in point: local news and culture website Twin Cities Geek recently launched their second annual Twin Cities Geek Holiday Toy & Book Drive The publication is currently working […]

Shop Local This Holiday Season

Shop Local This Holiday Season

It’s hard to believe that Thanksgiving is upon us, which means the holiday shopping season is pretty much under way. Along with Black Friday and Cyber Monday, there are a few ways that you can support the local businesses in and around Minneapolis. First, let’s talk about Plaid Friday Plaid Friday is a national network […]

Photo: Dusty Hoskovec Photography via Holidazzle

Holidazzle 2016

Since it first began in 1992, the Holidazzle Parade had become a holiday-time tradition with its illuminated floats, celebrity Grand Marshals, and of course, Santa. And the marching bands and choirs who delighted the spectators lined up along Nicollet Mall were nothing to sneeze at, either. But the parade marched down Nicollet Mall for the […]

Free Meals for Veterans on Veterans Day 2016

Free Meals for Veterans on Veterans Day 2016

Friday, November 11 is Veterans Day. And while we are grateful every day for the sacrifices our veterans made and are making, on Friday some area restaurants are showing just how grateful they are with special offers for military personnel.   Bonefish Grill – 1607 West End Blvd., St. Louis Park All active and retired service […]

Enjoy Claymation Classics Over Thanksgiving Weekend

Enjoy Claymation Classics Over Thanksgiving Weekend

If you are considering seeing a movie over the Thanksgiving weekend, consider taking a look back at some of the artistry and comedy of Aardman Animations, Ltd., a British animation studio that has been entertaining and charming people all over the world with magical stop-motion clay animation for 40 years. The Walker Art Center is […]