An idea that started in a college dorm room has grown into a fruitful business for three recent college graduates. JonnyPops frozen fruit bars are made in St. Louis Park, and they will make their debut as one of the new State Fair foods later this summer.
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Lunds and Byerly’s Mediterranean Cod Recipe
Pull out the old photo albums, and you’ll probably find some pictures of a 1-year-old with birthday-cake-covered hands and face. These days, however, many parents are turning that impromptu photo-op into a formal photo shoot — complete with props, costumes, and elaborate theme cakes.
Whole Foods opened its doors on Wednesday at its new location in downtown Minneapolis. The new Whole Foods Market Hennepin is where the old Jaguar dealership used to be at Hennepin and Washington. The first 100 shoppers got free gift bags.
The weather this weekend may feel like autumn arriving a month or two ahead of schedule, but you can still feel like 98 degrees with a summer salad. Natalie Nyhus dropped into Lunds recently, where they just launched 24 new salads.
An outbreak of Listeria linked to a Wisconsin cheese maker is being blamed for the death of one person in Minnesota. According to the Minnesota Department of Health, the multi-state outbreak is being linked to Les Frères Cheese, made by Crave Brothers Farmstead Classics Cheese In Waterloo, Wis. Two adults in Minnesota got sick in early June after eating the cheese, and one person died.
If you haven’t bought your mom a card or gift yet, you better get going. Next Sunday is Mother’s Day, and here are some tips on easy, inexpensive treats from Bonnie Bazella at Lund’s.
Once St. Patrick’s Day ends, the focus will turn to Easter. And now is the time to plan out those holiday treats, and Lund’s in Uptown can teach you how to make sweet treats on the cheap.
Are you tired of Christmas cookies, or maybe just sick of not making them as well as your mom?
No need to feel like a turkey if you don’t have all your shopping done. Plenty of stores are open late.
If you feel you are spending more at the grocery store, you are — a lot more. The federal government’s consumer price index shows area grocery store prices have jumped 40 percent in the last four years.
Grocery stores are key to the city of Minneapolis’s long-range plan to grow in the downtown area, and the Lund’s opening Thursday morning is a big part of it.
Downtown Minneapolis is a busy place — 35,000 people live here and 165,000 people work downtown but until now there has been no full-service grocery store.
The missing piece of the downtown Minneapolis puzzle — a major grocery store — will soon be in place. Lunds will open its doors at 1201 Hennepin Ave. on June 14.