'The Wire' is on the syllabus in a St. Olaf class

'The Wire' is on the syllabus in a St. Olaf class

A fictional TV show, despite going off the air eight years ago, is proving its relevance today in classrooms around the country, including at St. Olaf College.
Mall of America dining just got better with Cedar + Stone, Urban Table
Eat & Drink

Mall of America dining just got better with Cedar + Stone, Urban Table 

14 minutes ago
REVIEW: A restaurant inside the new JW Marriott hotel raises dining standards at the Mall of America.
'Newsies' at Orpheum is a dance-happy celebration of youth
Stage & Arts

'Newsies' at Orpheum is a dance-happy celebration of youth

21 minutes ago
REVIEW: The dance-happy Disney musical tells of scruffy kids who fought for their rights.
Longest-married couple will offer marital advice on Valentine's Day
Variety

Longest-married couple will offer marital advice on Valentine's Day

11:12am
After 83 years together, John and Ann Betar are going to be sharing their secrets for a lasting relationship.
Chocolate souffles and cream puffs offer Valentine's treat
Variety

Chocolate souffles and cream puffs offer Valentine's treat

13 minutes ago
Valentine's Day is about twos, including desserts, so here are two recipes for two finales of a romantic meal.
Variety

Local celebs and designers show heart for Red Dress Collection

23 minutes ago
Minnesota celebs will model red looks by local designers at Saturday's Red Dress Collection benefit.
Variety

Reinventing the tuna noodle casserole

13 minutes ago
Tuna noodle casserole is more than the tug of nostalgia. And at this time of year, something hot, gooey and psychologically unchallenging can make everything right with the world.
Event Calendar
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  • Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
    On The Stage
    Clybourne Park: Roles are reversed in the satirical comedy that takes a jab at race and real estate.
  • Music
    Godspeed You! Black Emperor: The Montreal’s instrumental noise-rock troupe is back on tour after a long hiatus.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
  • Music
    St. Paul Chamber Orchestra: The musicians perform a perennial favorite, Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
  • Music
    St. Paul Chamber Orchestra: The musicians perform a perennial favorite, Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
  • Music
    St. Paul Chamber Orchestra: The musicians perform a perennial favorite, Mozart’s “Jupiter” Symphony.
    Arts and Entertainment
    Unfiltered: Instinct Art Gallery’s final exhibit features works by British-born Sue Coe and Minneapolis’ own Nancy Robinson.
    Family Events
    Dinosaurs: Land of Fire and Ice: Grade-schoolers can step into a field station (neatly partitioned from the baby stuff) for an exploration of fossils and paleontology-inspired art.
Movies
special feature
"Duets" celebrates unique relationships between pairs of Twin Citians.
special project
Amid fall's flamboyant colors, subtle scenes hold their own stunning beauty.