A Twin Cities non-profit, Keys for Kids, is helping young hospital patients have some fun. Keys for Kids has started the Ellen Project, where kids get to paint donated pianos, and sometimes those pianos are used to deliver live music right to the bedside.
Some of music’s greatest talents — such as Bob Dylan and Prince — hail from the land of 10,000 lakes.
When you hit the stores, you expect certain sights, sounds, and even sales — but what about smells?
Don’t be surprised to see even more maroon and gold around Minneapolis. It’s homecoming week at the University of Minnesota and the 2011 Homecoming Parade is Friday night.
The haze that you can see in parts of the Twin Cities metro area Friday afternoon is coming from up north, according to a meteorologist.
So maybe we’re not California, a state about which there seem to be dozens of songs written — even Minnesota’s own Low has a song named after the Golden State.