Best Free Summer Activities For Kids In MinnesotaFun does not always equal spendy.
Best Valentine's Day Events For Singles In MinnesotaValentine's Day can be special even if you aren't linked to that special someone.
Teddy Bear Band To Play At Lake Harriet's 9/11 Tribute ConcertThursday night's annual Minnesota 9/11 tribute concert at the Lake Harriet Bandshell is a time for reflection and solemn music. But this year there's an added twist. The Teddy Bear Band plays its fun and participatory music for kids for the first time ever at the 9-11 concert. Manager, singer and bass guitarist Richard Erickson says they aren't changing their upbeat act.
Obama Pitching Economic Priorities In Minnesota President Barack Obama is pitching his ideas to boost the American middle class in Minnesota, a state that already has embraced a key component of the president's economic agenda by moving to raise its minimum wage. Obama was closing a two-day trip to the Minneapolis area on Friday with a speech on the economy at a castle-shaped bandshell on picturesque Lake Harriet. He'll seek to frame his agenda in terms that resonate for Americans still struggling financially despite the recovery, reinforcing a populist "on your side" economic push that Obama and Democrats are making in the run-up to the 2014 midterm elections.
Twin Cities Gears Up To Host President ObamaPresident Barack Obama arrived in Air Force One early Thursday afternoon for what will be a rare two-day visit to the Twin Cities. Obama will speak to crowds and attend a private fundraiser over the course of two days.
Washburn High School Students First To Get Tickets For Presidential VisitBeginning at noon Wednesday single tickets will be available first-come, first-served for folks who want to see the President on his second visit of the year to the Twin Cities. President Obama will hold a town hall Thursday at Minnehaha Park before attending a private fundraiser in the evening.
Obama To Spend 2 Days In Minnesota This WeekPresident Barack Obama's visit later this week to Minnesota will include a town hall event Thursday and an economic policy speech on Friday. The White House gave details Tuesday of Obama's plans during his Minneapolis stops.
Best Places To Get Your Classical Music Fix In MinnesotaNumerous events throughout the metro area fill the classical music void this summer.
Minn. Opera To Stage Free Outdoor Performances The Minnesota Opera plans to present free outdoor concerts next month.
Best Valentine's Day Parties For SinglesSingle on Valentine's Day? Don't let the mobs of lovestruck couples get you down. Check out the best places to celebrate Valentine's Day as a single in Minnesota.
Lake Harriet Bandshell Holding Concert For 9/11 AnniversaryTuesday marks 11 years since the Sept. 11 attacks on New York that destroyed with World Trade Center towers and shocked America.
Best Opera Performances In MinnesotaGet the heads-up on five opera performances in Minnesota that should be on your 2012 "can't-miss" list.