Family fun at the orchestra this October 27th and 28th

For all you Harrison Ford fans and movie fans comes a fun treat: The Minnesota Orchestra will be performing the film score for the film Raiders of the Lost Ark live for audiences on...

Participate in a community garden (of solar power)

Early this year, seven new community gardens that went up in communities around Minnesota. The interesting piece is that these weren't the type of gardens producing tomatoes, cucumbers, and other vegetables; these were solar...

Minnesota Pumpkin Patches

By now everything seems to be pumpkin themed, flavored, or spiced. Everywhere you go for a drink, coffee, or groceries there is bound to be something pumpkin or pumpkin-flavored. What better way to celebrate...

Weekly Business Roundup, 10/4 – 10/10

Your business week, 10/4 - 10/10 Twin Cities Startup Week (#TCSW) is well underway. The week-long event focuses on startups (obviously) in health tech, data, finance, fitness, arts, food/restaurants, and more. Co-working spaces like Coco...

10 of your highest paid neighbors in the Twin Cities

If you have ever wondered who are the richest amongst us, still out there earning the big bucks, then you’re not alone. We’ve all wondered who could actually afford that downtown luxury high-rise, and...

Minnesota’s Best Corn Mazes

Every year as soon as the first leaf falls or more likely when I see all the pumpkin spice hit the shelves, I know it’s time to plan my trip to the apple orchards....

The state of the Timberwolves

If you have stumbled upon this brilliant commentary hoping to find information about actual Timber Wolves, I regret to inform you that you have been swindled by our possibly misleading title. But if you...

Zombie Pub Crawl 2017

*Cue the quote from the movie Land of the Dead "Dead people... the recently departed... Unburied human corpses are returning to life...           and feeding on the living. Stay inside. Do not try to leave your homes. They seem to...

Like food, zombies, and dinosaurs? So do Apple’s emoji designers

We talked about the new iPhone last month (Get ready, MN: The iPhone 8 to be unveiled September 12). But we didn't talk about emojis. And, as we're using emojis more and more to communicate complex...

Weekly Events: 10/9 – 10/15

Some local happenings for the week: Art - 10/11 Tokyo Type Directors Club Exhibition and Reception, MCAD Gallery MPLS, 6:30pm-9pm 10/11 AIGA Eye on Design Conference, Nicolet Island Pavilion MPLS, 8am-5pm 10/13-10/15 St Paul Art Crawl at...