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Melissa Walker

News Assistant | Calendars
phone: 612-673-4461
A self-proclaimed “List Maker to the Stars,” Melissa spends her days coordinating calendars, sorting through press releases and combing the internet for a variety of events for Twin Citian’s to occupy themselves in their free time for Star Tribune and Vita.mn entertainment calendars. In rare, spare moments, she writes stories and book reviews.
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Light up the season with these Twin Cities holiday displays

Light up the season with these Twin Cities holiday displays

In this season of giving, many choose to give their neighborhood a little extra illumination, despite the jolt to their electric bill. Here’s a list of where you can find the best holiday light displays in the Twin Cities.
Holiday light tours keep limos on the move

Holiday light tours keep limos on the move

The colorful, bright lights of December keep limos on the road, chauffeuring families and groups of friends to see the holiday lights.
Show us your best home holiday lights display

Show us your best home holiday lights display

Does your apartment/condo complex decorate decks for the holidays? Are you a home homeowner that fills your yard with lights, nativity scenes and more? We…
Top 5 hottest free items at the Minnesota State Fair

Top 5 hottest free items at the Minnesota State Fair

Forget pricey cheese curds and footlong hot dogs. The most sought-after items at the Minnesota State Fair don’t cost a cent.
Weekend options: Maple sugaring

Weekend options: Maple sugaring

JUST ADD PANCAKES Get ready for a sticky situation. Maple syrup season is near, so why not get ready by learning what supplies you’ll need?…

Black History Month Expo coming to St. Paul

In the month of February, some people might read a book or watch a documentary. One local woman is hoping you’ll get social on Saturday.
When holiday lights aren't enough

When holiday lights aren't enough

Homeowners across the Twin Cities have bedazzled their yards with the usual glut of holiday lights. But this year, people aren't just driving by -- they're getting out of their cars to interact with the displays.
Fall for the family: To 'Egypt' and beyond

Fall for the family: To 'Egypt' and beyond

'LOST EGYPT' Opens Oct. 13 at Science Museum of Minnesota The mysteries of this north African country are unearthed in a traveling exhibition. Find out…
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The latest John Grisham and the last Kathleen Woodiwiss capture the attention of our battalion of newsroom book browsers.
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