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1 hr ago | Minnesota Monthly
Chef Russell Klein made his name with Meritage, a St. Paul temple to French-inflected cuisine. His Minneapolis venture, Brasserie Zentral, moves the action east into the former Austro-Hungarian Empire.
2 hrs ago | Minnesota Monthly
The heart of Powderhorn's Tiny Diner isn't inside its bitsy building, originally a 1950s gas station, but in its surrounding patio garden, rooftop beehives, and urban farm just down the street. This latest restaurant from the Kim Bartmann empire may be the city's most sustainable.
2 hrs ago | Minnesota Monthly
Kingfield gem Corner Table has reinvented itself once again, moving just a few blocks down Nicollet Avenue to La Chaya's former home. Printed wallpaper and wall-mounted silver platters add an element of whimsy to the fine-dining experience.
2 hrs ago | Minnesota Monthly
"This is art!" Caliann Lum exclaims as she pulls a favorite evening bag out of her closet: a floral-patterned, crystal-encrusted Cach minaudire with a silver leather lining. It's one of many delights among a collection of colorful Henri Bendels and leather-and-satin Judith Leibers.
3 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions
Taking place September 21 - 24, 2014 in Minneapolis, MN, conference attendees will learn how new technology and facility management best practices can drive progressive improvements within their organizations. Aligning with the conference theme - the evolving technology of the Internet of Things - Robert Kriegel will discuss how to effectively be a change agent and how to break down barriers to technical change within an organization.
8 hrs ago | City Pages
For its 75th anniversary, the Walker Art Center is taking a look back, starting at its beginnings as the private collection of a millionaire lumber baron and traveling through decades of pushing boundaries. The upcoming "greatest hits" show, "Art at the Center: 75 Years of Walker Collections," opens with an expansive installation by Richard Haas.
From the Medicine Service Line and Research Service Line , VA Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN ; Department of Medicine, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis ; and Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY . Correspondence to Inder S. Anand, MD, DPhil , VA Medical Center, Cardiology 111-C, One Veterans Dr, Minneapolis, MN 55417.
Islamophobia and the rise of right-wing parties push Muslims to the Islamic Caliphate where they could live unmolested and wouldn't be marked for wearing the hijab or treated badly, Mia Bloom from the Center for Terrorism and Security Studies told RT. US law enforcement is investigating a new phenomenon of women living in the US seeking to join the Islamic State, as President Barack Obama vows to cut off militant recruiting at home.
The mid-August version of Kraus-Anderson's headquarters design shows a four-story, 100,000-square-foot office building for Kraus-Anderson and two mixed-use buildings that could be developed on the rest of the site later Kraus-Anderson Cos. pulled the plan for its new Minneapolis headquarters from the city's planning commission agenda Monday, but expects to return with a reworked proposal in the next week.
St. Paul police are asking for help finding Kika, a white poodle-Yorkie mix that was stolen outside a SuperAmerica at 970 W. University Ave. in St. Paul just after 5 p.m. Saturday. Paul Paulos, spokesperson for the St. Paul Police Department, tells us Kiko's owners tied her up to a trashcan outside the gas station before going inside.
Mia Bloom, a professor at the centre for terrorism and security studies at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, said: "They are targeting these young girls in a very predatory way - the way child sex abusers target young children." Some of the girls, according to a report in The Times, are lured through social media and al-Shamikha, a glossy magazine dubbed the "Jihad Cosmo".
Homeowners from St. Anthony Park's homier residential streets to the north consider the restaurant and taproom a fitting addition to the area, which has sometimes struggled to balance the needs of residents and industry. The St. Anthony Park Community Foundation's 15th anniversary celebration marks a coming of age of sorts for both the organization -- the first and only one of its kind in the metro -- and a number of related planning efforts.
Join Eastside Meals on Wheels for its second annual Mission Nutrition Dining Edition. If you enjoy a bite at a participating restaurant on Thursday, September 18th, a portion of what you spend helps provide warm nutritious meals for older adults in Northeast & Southeast Minneapolis, and St. Anthony Village.
More than half the tenured faculty members of the University of St. Thomas theology department have sent an open letter to Archbishop John Nienstedt insisting the "pastoral state of the archdiocese is not sustainable" without significant changes. "The people of God rightly expect bishops to be good stewards of the Lord's household," said the letter, sent to Nienstedt on Friday and distributed publicly Monday.
CPM Cos. has proposed a six-story, 45-unit apartment building on the southwest corner of Lagoon Avenue and Irving Avenue in Minneapolis.
In her first seven years practicing law, Molly Given has gained a reputation for being a "go-to associate" at the Minneapolis law firm of Bowman and Brooke LLP, according to her colleagues. At the national product defense firm handling primarily life sciences cases, "Molly already functions consistently at a partner level and handles all aspects of litigation," Alana Bassin, Bowman and Brooke co-managing partner, said in nominating Given as an Up and Coming Attorney.
Last week, Joyce Truong and Will Xiong, owners of Vellee Deli, put up a cryptic video letting their ravenous fans know about some big news: Downtown's premier Asian-Mexican fusion truck will soon be getting its own brick-and-mortar location. The new spot is set to open sometime this winter, but its exact location is still under wraps.
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Updated: Wed Sep 17, 2014 09:02 am
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