Thor (Chris Hemsworth) with his ex-girlfriend Jane Foster (Natalie Portman), who takes up the mantle of Mighty Thor, in “Thor: Love and Thunder.”

Summer movie guide: From 'Thor' to 'Lightyear' to 'Nope'

Dinosaurs, Brad Pitt and an animated astronaut hope to lure us back into theaters.
The World’s Biggest Bounce House offers adult-only sessions for the kid at heart.
Variety

World's Biggest Bounce House returns to St. Louis Park

May 24
The traveling inflatable theme park offers age-segmented jump sessions — including adult-only.
Maria Rosario Jackson, chair of the National Endowment for the Arts, gave the commencement address at Minneapolis College of Art and Design.
Variety

New chair of National Endowment for the Arts lands in Minnesota to talk 'artful lives'

May 24
Maria Rosario Jackson sees transformative power in the arts that could boost the nation.
Black-capped chickadees prefer to nest where insects are plentiful.
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Want more birds in your yard? Choose native plants

May 24
Native plants attract the bugs that birds want to eat.
Low Cut Connie singer Adam Weiner, seen here kicking it at Rock the Garden in 2018, canceled at the State Fair last year out of COVID safety.
Music

Minnesota State Fair free stages to feature Jayhawks, Low Cut Connie, Family Stone in 2022

May 24
Other acts slated for the Leinie bandshell include Caitlyn Smith, Eddie Montgomery and Dire Straits Legacy.
Michael Terrell Brown plays Gabe “Golden Thunder” Partridge in “Airness.”
Stage & Arts

Guitars more likely to gently laugh than weep in 'Airness'

May 24
The comedy's characters are competitors in a national air guitar championship.
Midcentury St. Louis Park home built for Nankin restaurant owners lists for $1 million
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Midcentury St. Louis Park home built for Nankin restaurant owners lists for $1 million

May 23
Designed by Saul Smiley, the Prairie-style home features a porte-cochere, slatted doors, clerestory windows and a pool.
TV & Media

Jason DeRusha announces he's leaving WCCO morning show

May 24
The popular anchor will continue to contribute as a special correspondent.
TV & Media

'Quantum Leap' reboot, plenty of cop shows and courtroom drama on fall TV

May 24
New scripted shows feature Hilary Swank, Marcia Gay Harden, Trace Adkins, Susan Sarandon and George Lopez.