Report: After 3 Years, Republic In Uptown To CloseIt's a sign of how hard it is in the restaurant business: After three years in Minneapolis' Uptown neighborhood, Republic is closing its doors.
Tap Talk: Tin Whiskers And LynLake Brewery Face Off In Brew-OffWith the winds of conflict blowing, Tin Whiskers decided it was time to host another brew-off. For those that may have missed the inaugural competition back in May, a "brew-off" pits two brewers against one another and challenges them to create a special beer made with three ingredients chosen by the public.
Minneapolis Police Seeking 2 Men After Woman Assaulted In UptownMinneapolis Police officers are working what they say is a rare and violent attack on a young woman walking in Uptown. She was choked so hard she passed out, and officers need some help. They've released photos of two different men they want to talk with.
Teen Dies After Fall From Minneapolis Fire EscapeFamily and friends are mourning the death of a 16-year-old boy who fell from a fire escape in south Minneapolis Thursday. Blake Fannin died from injuries after falling four stories. He had been climbing with a friend at a building in Uptown.
What To See & Do At The 52nd Uptown Art FairMore than 350 artists featuring limited editions and one-of-a-kind treasures can be found this weekend at the Uptown Art Fair, which is now in its 52nd year.
Mike's Mix: Smoky Watermelon MargaritaWatermelon, outside, on a hot day -- it's pretty refreshing, right? Make a margarita out of it, and you've hit upon a bestseller at Salsa a la Salsa -- Uptown Minneapolis's authentic Mexican restaurant.
Uptown Cheapo Finds Its New LocationIt looks like an iconic music store has found its new home. The Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal reports Cheapo will be moving into the spot where a Payday America now sits on 2600 Nicollet Ave. S.
MNfusion: Parella Opens In Calhoun SquareIt had been almost eight years since I had been in the space on the corner of Lake Street and Hennepin Avenue. So, one of the first things that caught my attention about Uptown's newest Italian restaurant was how light the newly renovated space was.
Bastille Day Celebrated With Uptown Block PartyThere was a pretty good crowd appreciating French culture in Minneapolis early Sunday afternoon. The Bastille Day Block Party is an annual event at Barbette in Uptown.
Good Questions: Mosquito Food, Uptown & Hat TricksWade from Brainerd is already tired of mosquitoes this summer, but he still wants to know: What do mosquitoes eat? According to the American Mosquito Control Association, only females feed on blood because they require the protein to produce eggs.
Mpls. Chef Overcomes Obstacles To Get Back In The KitchenA Minneapolis chef is back in the kitchen after his life took an unexpected turn. A collision with a drunk driver forced Coup d'Etat Chef Tommy Begnaud to hang up his apron for months. But after a tough recovery, he's not only back doing what he loves but he’s bringing some ambitious changes to the Uptown restaurant.
Cheapo In Uptown To RelocateAt a time when the popularity of vinyl records is on the rise, an iconic Minneapolis music store is relocating.