Shoppers Keep It Local On 'Small Business Saturday'Managing a local business runs in the family for Angela Lessman. "I was around it my whole childhood," Lessman said. "I grew up in a store. My parents had a store for consignment for artists in Door County, Wisconsin."
Create A Twizzard At The Mall Of AmericaOften we're told to put down our smartphones, but at Mall of America they are asking you to pick it up! This weekend, you can take part in a Twizzard at MOA. The Mall of America is asking guests to use their phones to create an indoor blizzard using Twitter.
Shop Local Pop-Up Comes To MOA Just In Time For Black FridayMall of America debuted a new concept on this Black Friday called "Shop Local." It's a holiday pop-up shop supporting small, local businesses.
More Than 5K Attend MOA's Walk To End Hunger, Over $325K RaisedA record number of people attended the 8th annual Walk To End Hunger at Mall of America this Thanksgiving. On Thursday morning, more than 5,000 walkers helped raise money for 15 area hunger relief organizations. Among them was Senator Amy Klobuchar.
MOA Entices Holiday Customers With Experience ShoppingMany malls are struggling for customers in the lead up to one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year. Online sales and fast checkouts have people staying at home -- and that is why the Mall of America in Bloomington is trying something new to lure customers.
Get Active Thanksgiving Morning At MOAThe eighth-annual Walk to End Hunger will return to the Mall of America on Thanksgiving morning. It will include a 5K run and other family-oriented fitness activities.
'Nutcracker' Holiday Classic Hits Mall Of AmericaA holiday favorite came alive on Sunday at the Mall of America. Shoppers who passed by the rotunda Sunday had a chance to watch the "Nutcracker."
Shake Shack Coming To Mall Of AmericaShake Shack, the franchise that's had even jaded Manhattanites standing in line and downing burgers while standing shoulder-to-shoulder, is coming to Minnesota. The restaurant serves burgers, hot dogs, fries and other classic fast food options, but is also known for its shakes and frozen custards.
Working For The Weekend: Santa, Ice Fishing & FashionA classic holiday tradition for many Minnesota families begins this weekend! Macy's Santaland opens! But if you're looking for a festive experience for your pet as well, WCCO This Morning has you covered in Working for the Weekend.
WCCO Radiothon Raises $315,817 For Union Gospel Mission WCCO Radio teamed up with Union Gospel Mission Twin Cities on Tuesday and shattered a fundraising record.
Survey: Twin Cities Households To Spend $850 On Holiday ShoppingWith Thanksgiving just over a week away, holiday shoppers are already plotting their gift buying strategies. It's estimated that Twin Cities shoppers will spend about $1.4 billion on holiday gifts this season.
Cantina Laredo Latest Restaurant To Open At Mall Of AmericaJust as things begin to cool down outside, they are heating up inside the Mall of America. Add a little spice to your shopping by stopping in to the newest restaurant to open at the mega mall – Cantina Laredo.