The Road to Nashville: Rugby’s Bingham Cup

Mark Bingham was a fantastic role model, not only for the gay community, but for anyone who searches for acceptance and finds it in an unexpected place. Bingham’s search for acceptance led him to the […]

Quatrefoil Library Celebrates 30 Years

“I was once told that Dick Hewetson and David Irwin, the founders of the library, did not set out to create a legacy when they first opened the library,” says Scott Breyfogle. “I think it […]

The Glitter Knitter Is Taking Over

StevenBe has become a brand. It’s a lifestyle. From yarn to coffee and tea, and now a reality show, the StevenBe team has turned Steven Berg’s yarn shop and fiber arts studio into a city […]

Eat the Menu: Sheridan Room

A phoenix has risen from the ashes of the much-beloved Modern Cafe. A casual comfort-food phoenix with a neighborhood sensibility perfectly suited for its classic Northeast Minneapolis location. Lucky for us, this new bird also […]

Eat the Menu: Scena Tavern

Does the Twin Cities really need another take on crudo and craft cocktails? If we’re talking about Uptown’s new Scena Tavern, you’ll be happy to learn the answer is undoubtedly yes. Right on the corner […]

Why Wayzata?

What do you picture when you hear the name “Wayzata”? The jewel of Lake Minnetonka. Lakeside village. City with a small-town feel. The city fosters different images for different people. According to the city’s chamber […]

First Look: Spirit on Lake Apartments

“Capture the Spirit of Living Out” is the motto of the long-awaited affordable living property for seniors, Spirit on Lake Apartments, located on Lake Street in Minneapolis. Originally the location of Spirit of the Lakes […]

Slice: The Buttered Tin

My grandmother’s hands were delicate. Age had bent her fingers, swelled her knuckles, and I could trace the roads of purple veins through her skin; soft, but crinkled like tissue paper. These hands held mine […]

Graduation: Into the Wild Blue Yonder

Despite current weather forecasts, spring is in the air. The birds have started chirping and, between uncharacteristic April snow storms, patches of grass are growing green. For college students, this signals the end of another […]

Pride Party Recipes

Pride is the time to get together with friends, foes, and family to celebrate being who we are–and what celebration is complete without food and drink?  And what menu for Pride is complete without a […]

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