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4th of July celebrations in and around the Twin Cities

We like celebrating our nation’s independence every year on the 4th of July with a BANG! This year our nation’s celebration will be on a Tuesday, but even though it’s not on a weekend...

One word to make your skin crawl: Tick

Everyone has that one creeper that makes their skin crawl. For some it's spiders, for others it's snakes, mice, rats, or centipedes. But two insects in particular will make the average Minnesota want a thorough...
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My experience using the new Paddle Share kayak rental program

The Mississippi River Paddle Share program opened in late 2016 as an exciting opportunity for those looking to take a kayak down the Mississippi River for an enjoyable kayaking experience without the hassle of renting...

Weekly Events 6/26-7/2

Art - 6/26 NORSEMAN FEATURED ARTIST: Ian Babineau, Norseman Distillery, NE MPLs, 5pm-8pm 6/29 Marketfest, White Bear Lake, 6pm-9pm FREE Libation Celebration - 6/26 The Cocktail Garden, Tattersall Distilling, NE MPLS 5pm-10pm 6/27 First to Taste: The Suburbs New...
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Parenting Tips & Hacks

One of a series of articles about how to get this job done. Episode One: Get your house in order, but not how you think If you’re looking for ways to raise smart, compassionate, and successful...
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5 places to get your mini golf game on in the Twin Cities

Whether you're looking to have some fun for a few hours with the family, going on a first date, or are just tired of the shanking balls off the tee on the big boy...

Top 5 dog parks for the perfect doggie day

There are quite a few Minnesotans that get their dogs out for some socializing and general exercise. We all know that having your dog on the end of a leash can at times be...

Old firehouse to become new wine bar

People have long wondered about the empty lot behind United and Children's Hospital: Hotel? No hotel? Will the historic firehouse (St. Paul's oldest standing municipal building ) be saved? Will this project die the way...

A secret stroll past Victorian mansions, through history you can touch

Twin Cities Agenda's "Secret Stroll" series is silly. It's a guide to walking around in the Twin Cities, with no real destination at the end. It's a way to wander; the journey is the destination. Or something. But...

Shrimp farming in Minnesota? Yep, you betcha.

Listen up all seafood lovers, especially those of you that love the tasty bug of the sea known as shrimp: An enormous shrimping operation is about to hit Minnesota shores. Shores? What shores? Well, Minnesota may...