The Local Irish Pub Celebrates 20 Years In Downtown Minneapolis It is the place to be every St. Patrick's Day, but 20 years ago, no one was really sure if the luck of the Irish would shine on The Local.
Best Fish Sandwiches In MinnesotaA breaded, deep fried rectangular patty made from white meat fish such as cod or pollock, the fish sandwich, or fishwich, came into its own as a burger when introduced at McDonald's in 1962. Since then, the fish sandwich has become a lunch and dinner favorite. If you favor the local catch, try a walleye fish sandwich.
Best Irish Whiskey Cocktails In MinnesotaSt. Patrick's Day, which falls on March 17, is when everybody gets a chance to be Irish. Put a lilt in your day and grab a shillelagh. Take in the big parade. Do Irish step dancing and enjoy the culinary flavors of Ireland. Of course, many signature cocktails made with Irish whiskey will be part of the fare.
Construction Taking A Toll On Nicollet Mall BusinessesConstruction crews are a constant sight along the mall. Right now the focus is near 10th and Nicollet. The work has closed popular summer restaurant patios, and slowed business for others.
Best Bars To Watch The Women's World Cup In MinnesotaCheer for your team at these local pubs.
Best Places To Get An Irish Coffee In MinnesotaWarm up the Irish way.
Target Cutting 550 Jobs In Minnesota The Minneapolis-based Target Corp. is reportedly shedding 550 jobs in Minnesota following the discount retailer's retreat from Canada.
Best Sports Bars To Watch World Cup Soccer In MinnesotaEveryone's a soccer fan during the World Cup! Check out any of these bars that cater to the soccer fan and enjoy the games.
Best 2014 St. Patrick's Day Bars In MinnesotaNo need to sit at home on St. Patrick's Day with so many fun bars to visit.
Twin Cities Patios To Open This Weekend The warm up has started, and it seems, at long last, spring has arrived. Now many businesses across the Twin Cities are not wasting any time taking advantage of it.
Best Ways For Kids To Celebrate St. Patrick's Day 2013 In MinnesotaThe Twin Cities has plenty of St. Patrick's Day activities that families with kids of all ages can enjoy.
Mpls Whiskey Brand Acquired By Beam Inc. The Twin Cities entrepreneur behind Kieran’s Irish Pub, The Local, The Liffey, and Cooper pubs has sold his Irish whiskey brand to Beam Inc.
Minnesota’s Whiskey War The owner of Minnesota-based 2 Gingers Irish Whiskey is taking on the world's largest Irish whiskey maker Jameson.
Top Foursquare Bar Check-Ins In MinneapolisWhen meeting up with friends at a bar, if the first thing you say to them before hello is, "wait, let me check in" then you are part for the millions of connected foursquare users. Downtown Minneapolis saw a huge jump in check-ins in 2010.
Best Brunches For Families In The Twin CitiesWhen a family with young diners is considering going out for a meal, a wise choice is breakfast or brunch.