Minn. Restaurant Owner Pleads Guilty To $420K Tax Fraud SchemeA 33-year-old man has pleaded guilty to a $420,000 tax scheme involving two restaurants he owns in Big Lake and St. Michael, the United States Attorney's Office announced Wednesday.
Controversy Erupts Over Diner Owner Who Yelled At 2-Year-OldA social media firestorm erupted at a diner in Maine and has spread across the web. It involves a toddler who couldn't stop crying and a restaurant owner who couldn't take it anymore.
DeRusha Eats: Loews' Apothecaryne of the hottest parts of the Twin Cities dining scene right now: hotels. For years, hotel bars and restaurants were afterthoughts, and had trouble getting locals in the door. But in DeRusha Eats Thursday morning, we meet the St. Paul Chef trying to change that at a Minneapolis hotel.
'Flavor' Restaurant Event To Benefit Kids, Low-Income FamiliesA one-of-a-kind restaurant event is taking place next week that brings attention to kids and their nutrition. It's called Flavor and it benefits the Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry campaign.
Flavor MinnesotaFor more information on the "A One of a Kind Restaurant Event" happening May 15, <a href="http://www.flavormn.com/" target="_blank">click here.</a>
Spill The Wine Closing After Eight YearsAfter eight years, Minneapolis restaurant Spill the Wine is mopping up and shutting down.
"Friendsgiving Dinner" At Wise Acre EateryWhat is "Friendsgiving"? Besides being a great meal with great people at Wise Acre Eatery and Food Should Taste Good, we found a little inspiration for ourselves during this holiday season.
Parking Problems Put St. Paul Restaurant On Hold A dispute over parking has put a new St. Paul restaurant in limbo, making it unable to open its doors to the public. The Salt Cellar along Selby Avenue has been ready to open for months, and as WCCO’s Nina Moini explains, the owners say it's crucial to open up before Christmas to make up for lost time.
Special Recipes Among Items Allegedly Stolen From Frogtown Restaurant Police are searching for the person, or people, who stole one-of-a-kind recipes from a St. Paul restaurant Wednesday. According to the police report, officers responded to a call at 10:23 p.m. of a burglary in the 500 block of Rice Street.
Federal Agents Search West St. Paul Restaurant Federal immigration agents have searched a Minnesota restaurant as part of an investigation. Agents from Homeland Security Investigations searched the Hibachi Grill and Supreme Buffet restaurant in West St. Paul Tuesday. The division is part of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement.
Bar Abilene In Uptown ClosesA popular Uptown bar has surprisingly closed its doors for good, according to messages left on its social media accounts. Overnight, the people who run Bar Abilene's Twitter and Facebook sent this message: "Thank you Uptown! We love you and will miss you."
Mpls. Restaurant Group Raises Minimum WageA major Twin Cities restaurant group is raising the minimum wage for some of its employees higher than the new state law requires. The Blue Plate Restaurant Company owns eight popular spots, and will open a new restaurant at the State Fair Thursday. Starting Sept. 1, Blue Plate's non-tip workers will earn $9.69 an hour.