Tommies Blog: MIAC Teams Finish Seasons With NCAA Tournament RunsIt's been quite the winter season in the MIAC, with several teams making NCAA Tournament runs after either winning the league playoff title or receiving an at-large bid.
MNfusion: Realish Housewives Of Edina Season 2 Still Packs A PunchUnlike Washington D.C., the ladies of the Realish Housewives of Edina are back for a second season.
More Than 300 Films, Virtual Reality: What’s In Store For MSPIFF 2017A harbinger of springtime in the Twin Cities is the annual Minneapolis-St. Paul International Film Festival, a massive Midwest cinematic event that spans nearly all of April and brings hundreds of new films and some their acclimated creators to Minnesota.
Wander Minnesota: Spring Festivals In AprilThis is one of the quieter months for festivals in Minnesota. But, while there may not be several festivals each weekend, there are still ways to celebrate springs arrival in Minnesota.
MNfusion: 'Chef's Choice' Is Focus Of New Downtown Minneapolis Restaurant MercyFollowing the closure of yet another Nicollet Mall restaurant – Ling & Louie's, a Hennepin Avenue spot is shuttering its doors. But, this time, hopes are it will reemerge as something familiar.
Mike's Mix: Dill Caipirinha At MercyEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, he takes a trip to downtown Minneapolis to sample a drink at the brand-new Mercy.
MNfusion: Lakewinds, The Good Acre Launch 'Maker To Market' For 4 Local Food ProducersFaced with the problem of connecting food makers to retailers, and each other, Lakewinds Food Co-op stepped in. Together with The Good Acre, Lakewinds Food Co-op launched the Maker to Market incubator program in 2017.
Local Music Tap: 4 Shows To See This WeekendFrom hip hop to heavy thrash metal, this week’s 4-show lineup includes a healthy amount of new music release parties as well as a nice early show Sunday afternoon. Check them out below.
Prep Blog: State Basketball Tournament Features Several Division I RecruitsThis week's Boys State Basketball Tournament features several future Division I players.
MNfusion: St. Paul Artist Launches Sensory Exhibit 'I Am' In LowertownThe newest series to open at The Show Gallery in St. Paul's Lowertown neighborhood is a showcase featuring works of art that will stimulate all five senses. Kristi Abbott's "I Am" series opens on March 31.
Wander Minnesota: The Minnesota State Capitol BuildingThe Minnesota State Capitol, designed by Cass Gilbert, first opened in 1905. Since that time, millions of people – lawmakers and visitors – have poured through its doors. Over a hundred years after its opening, it was (not surprisingly) badly in need of restoration.
MNfusion: Mexican-Asian Fusion Restaurant Avenida Introduces New Menu ItemsFirst it was bacon. Next, cupcakes. Then, ramen. Now, could it be Peruvian? Avenida is hoping so.