Curiocity: Xcel's MN-Made Gifts For The Backstreet BoysBackstreet's back -- in Minnesota. But on Tuesday, they'll actually be making their debut appearance at the Xcel Energy Center.
Curiocity: Q&A With 'Sister Act's' Mother SuperiorIt was 21 years ago when the story of a Reno lounge singer turned convent choir director entered our lives for the better.
Curiocity: Food Truck Feature -- O'CheezeThere's a few things most couples do during their first year of marriage -- perhaps they buy a new house or get their first pet. But I'm guessing not many decide to buy and operate a brand new food truck.
Curiocity: Birchwood Cafe 2.0 Reopens In South MinneapolisFor those of us counting down the days until a savory waffle could once again be in our grasp, Tuesday's official reopening of Birchwood Cafe (2.0) was certainly a welcomed sight.
Curiocity: Xcel's MN-Made Gifts For Lady GagaWhen a performer like Lady Gaga stops through town, there's plenty of pressure to ensure the gift she's given is as unique and creative as the pop singer herself. Add in the fact that this is her third time performing in St. Paul and there's the added challenge to find something outside-the-box <em>and</em> new.
Curiocity: Food Truck Feature -- Butcher SaltJean Hutar says she was "destined to live the restaurant life." Her family helped start her passion early on at their locally owned restaurant, where she quickly graduated from hostess to breakfast line cook -- the place she honed the skills she still utilizes today.
Curiocity: Q&A With Star Of 'Crimes Of The Heart'It's a story of three sisters, raised together in a dysfunctional family, who are reunited after their grandfather becomes hospitalized. But once they're back sharing the same roof, they realize, this is just the start of their problems.
Curiocity: Heyday Opens In MinneapolisWhen two notable culinary forces with a highly talented team come together to open a new restaurant, local food enthusiasts and powerhouse restauranteurs certainly take notice -- even if that's much to the surprise of the owners themselves.
Curiocity: Q&A With Ingrid Michaelson You've most likely heard her songs on hit TV shows like "Grey's Anatomy" or providing the soundtrack to models dancing in Old Navy commercials. But if that's your only exposure to Ingrid Michaelson's music, you're certainly missing out.
Curiocity: Cook St. Paul Wants To Be The Neighborhood DinerOpening a new restaurant in the same space that served as a St. Paul favorite for local diners, politicians and the great, 'Miracle man' Herb Brooks certainly comes with its share of pressure. But two lifelong friends are treading with respect and hoping their simple approach appeals to the neighborhood.
Curiocity: Cajun 2 Geaux To Open Circle Pines RestaurantGood news for those craving a taste of the Bayou. The man who brought us delicious Cajun cuisine from a bright green food truck is expanding his efforts and opening a brick-and-mortar in the north metro.