Mike's Mix: Lyn65 Brunch CocktailsEvery week on Saturday, Mike Augustyniak goes in search of a new cocktail idea from a local mixologist. Today, he's heading back to Lyn65 in Richfield to kick off a series of brunch coctails.
Local Music Tap: 4 Shows To See For The Week(end)From a Wine, Women & Song event to masterpieces being performed by the Rochester Symphony, here are the four shows to check out this weekend.
Tommies Blog: St. Thomas Controls Its Destiny In MIAC RaceSt. Thomas is rolling yet again this season. After cruising to an 87-72 win Wednesday night over Gustavus, the Tommies are 18-1 on the regular season and 13-1 in MIAC play with six games to go. They're on the verge of clinching a playoff spot with a four-game lead in the league and should secure the No. 1 seed for the MIAC Playoffs.
Wander Minnesota: Ice Sculptures At The St. Paul Winter CarnivalWinter has been all over the place this year, but one aspect holds steady: the St. Paul Winter Carnival, which runs through this weekend. One of the many fun things to do is to visit Rice Park and see the entries in the Ice Sculpture competition.
'Arabian Nights' At The Walker Art CenterIn the first part of his 6-hour, fantastical portrait of his native Portugal during “bread and water” austerity, director Miguel Gomes admits that the idea behind his fresh-cut trilogy might be the dumbest he’s ever had.
Prep Blog: This Weekend's Top High School Match-UpsThere is nothing better than the postseason when it comes to high school sports. For many programs, it's about proving the resume that was built over the course of the regular season. This week, we feature two hockey playoff games and top match-ups in boys hockey and boys basketball.
Tap Talk: 10K BrewingWhat comes to mind when you think of Minnesota? Cold? Midwest? Family-values? Whether you're a native or a visitor, two things are undeniably Minnesota: nice and 10,000 lakes. That's exactly what Jesse Hauf thought of when he thought of Minnesota, and, more specifically, beer in Minnesota.
Tap Talk: Tin Whiskers Releases Scottish Ale In BottlesIf you're craving a new brew from St. Paul brewery Tin Whiskers, wait no longer. On February 12, Lecky Scottish Ale is returning to the taps!
Twins Blog: Rod Carew Speaks From The HeartTwinsFest is usually a chance for fans and players get excited about the upcoming season. But for one Hall of Fame player, he was simply thankful to just be there.
MNfusion: 'Newsies' Joey Barreiro Assures Us He Is Kissing The GirlExtra, extra, read all about it, Disney's "Newsies" is coming to Minneapolis! Hennepin Theatre Trust is welcoming another Disney, and Harvey Fierstein, story to its stage at the Orpheum Theatre this February.
Mike's Mix: Root 'n' Rye & The Stinger At The CommodoreEvery Saturday, Mike Augustyniak dives into the local craft cocktail scene and brings you the best of the best. This week, he stopped by The Commodore in St. Paul to try a few of the bar's most popular recipes.
Predictions For The 2016 Oscar-Nominated ShortsHere's a look at what films are likely to take home Oscars in the animated and live action short categories.