A Twin Cities filmmaker hopes that pairing disadvantaged teens from six local homeless shelters with a crew of movie professionals will shed light on the challenges faced by the homeless and give the struggling young people a foot in the door.
Updated: July 14, 2014, - 02:05 PM
You’ve heard of singing for your supper. Now, two gentle souls who love sailing – and singing – offer free rides on Lake Calhoun.
Updated: July 06, 2014, - 09:35 PM
Over five decades of selling cars, Ted Weinberg sold a lot of them. But he made even more friends.“He treated...
Updated: July 03, 2014, - 10:25 AM
Just a few blocks off Hwy. 169, Jordan is nestled along the Minnesota River. While the residential streets have a suburban feel — this town of 6,000 is just a half-hour commute from Minneapolis — the downtown evokes a quaint, turn-of-the-century small town.
Updated: June 20, 2014, - 02:45 PM
A local “cemetery enthusiast” is on a crusade to change the macabre stereotype of these final resting places. To him, they might as well be public parks.
Updated: May 25, 2014, - 02:01 PM
The Minnesota History Center is taking a serious look at children’s playthings from the 1950s, ’60s and ’70s.
Updated: May 20, 2014, - 06:07 PM
A tried-to-be-retired car salesman softens the hard sell by acting as an ally for buyers and working to save them money.
Updated: May 14, 2014, - 02:44 PM
In our long-running tug-of-war to be deemed the nation’s best biking city, we’re pulling out all the stops on Bike Week, which starts Sunday.
Updated: May 02, 2014, - 04:06 PM
The Lakeland teenager became an international sensation after he was diagnosed with cancer and wrote a farewell song titled “Clouds.”
Updated: April 30, 2014, - 04:39 PM