Nye’s Polonaise Room

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Meet Nye’s Bartender Phil Barker

Minneapolis’ legendary Nye’s Polonaise Room got a reprieve of sorts Thursday. The iconic establishment was set to close late this summer or early fall to make way for a high-rise apartment building.

06/27/2015

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Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best Bets

It’s Friday eve and that means WCCO This Morning is Working for the Weekend.

05/28/2015

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Sendoff For A Restaurant? Twins To Say So Long To Nye’s

A beloved Minneapolis restaurant will get a special sendoff from the Minnesota Twins. Nye’s Polonaise Room will close this year after more than 60 years in business.

04/28/2015

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Potential Mpls. Condo Could Cause Problems For Historic Church

Plans for a high-rise in northeast Minneapolis took a step forward this week, but not everyone is happy. The Neighborhood Association approved the plans Wednesday night with overwhelming support, but the new construction could have a big impact on an old church.

02/28/2015

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Nye’s Gets Squeezed In Proposed Apartment Design

Legendary Minneapolis bar Nye’s Polonaise Room will be getting the accordion treatment in a proposed planned submitted by developer Schafer Richardson. Renderings released by ESG Architects show that two of the three buildings that make up Nye’s will be included in the proposed 29-story apartment tower situated above the bar.

02/11/2015

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Best Valentine’s Day Dates For Parents In Minnesota

Valentine’s Day means some kid-free time with your honey. Lock down a babysitter and enjoy one of these adults-only outings in Minnesota.

02/06/2015

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Podcast Page: 12-3-14 The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee

Reaction to the Twins bringing back Torii Hunter-click the link above to listen!

12/03/2014

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PODCAST PAGE: 12-2-14 The WCCO Morning News With Dave Lee

Click on the link above to hear highlights from today’s show!

12/02/2014

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Best Piano Bars In Minnesota

For a little music and a little more fun, check out these local piano bars.

10/23/2014

Best Martini Bars In Minnesota

Whether you’re a a famous actor, politician, musician or average Joe looking for a drink after work, you can’t beat a well-made martini. Check out these Twin Cities haunts for a martini made just right.

08/29/2013

Delicious and plentiful Polish sausage is made fresh daily at Kramarczuk's in Northeast Minneapolis and sold at two concession carts in the ballpark. (credit: Crystal Grobe)

Best Polish Food In Minnesota

Check out these Minnesota spots for some great Polish food when that craving calls for kielbasa.

07/03/2013

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Best Piano Bars In Minnesota

Looking for a high-energy, fun-loving bar atmosphere? Why not check out a piano bar. Check out this listing of some of Minnesota’s finest.

06/21/2012