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Baseball fans may enjoy an All-Star closing time when the midsummer classic comes to Target Field. The Minnesota Twins are hosting the 2014 All-Star Game on July 15. The event is expected to bring in 160,000 fans and even more money to the city.
It wasn’t necessarily supposed to take 20 years for Ron Minkoff to make his return to fully animated feature films following “The Lion King.” But such are the realities of getting an animated project off the ground that he actually managed to get five other features through the pipeline in the interim.
The words that I wrote last year still ring true, and thankfully earlier than usual this year: “There are few things sweeter than the sight of grass peeking through the snow after a long, hard winter season. But the opportunity to see new movies from world-class auteurs and local up-and-comers alike is among those things.”
Every Friday, Mike Augustyniak picks up a new cocktail recipe from a local mixologist. While he was in Lake Elmo recently, Mike’s learned a cocktail recipe at the Lake Elmo Inn. It’s a cool, refreshing drink that’ll be perfect to bring in those warmer temperatures.
Going into the NHL trade deadline, the Minnesota Wild weren’t thought to be very active. Holding on to the first wild-card seed in the Western Conference, Minnesota should be a playoff team if they continue to play as they have since Jan. 1. If anything, the thought was the Wild would address the goal-tending situation and that would probably be it. Minnesota did that and then some. The Wild made two trades at the deadline, getting Ilya Bryzgalov from Edmonton and acquiring Matt Moulson and Cody McCormick from Buffalo.
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- Tommies Blog: After Dropping Title Game, St. Thomas Gets At-Large Bid 03/06/2014
- Curiocity: Peter & The Starcatcher’s Recycled, Sustainable Set 03/05/2014
- Wander Minnesota: Friday Night Fish Fries For Lent 03/05/2014
- Prep Blog: Edina, East Grand Forks Are State Hockey Favorites 03/04/2014
- Bite Of Minnesota: Butternut Squash Lasagna 03/04/2014
- Music Tap: 3 Shows Confirmed For 2014 Grandstand Concerts 03/04/2014
- Twins Blog: Instant Replay Will Work 03/04/2014
- Movie Blog: This Week’s Best Bets 03/03/2014