Monthly Archives: September 2013

Full Fashion Panic!

By Haley Anderson Full Fashion Panic!, hosted at MCAD last Saturday night, was one of the final events in this Fall’s Fashion Week. This event was part two of the SGMS  (Schoolgirls and Mobilesuits) academic conference that aims to bridge […]

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Greek Grill – Bold and Authentic

By Jed Johnson Pros Pricing is fair and portions are large Menu is extensive with lots of variety Seating is abundant Cons Service is flat and communication strained Walkway to order counter is too close to seating Wasted space and […]

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Club Jäger

 By Jed Johnson Every Wednesday night from 10pm – 2am Clubhouse Jäger, located in Minneapolis’ North Loop, is transformed into one of the city’s most popular dance venues. Transmission, hosted by DJ Jake Rudh, has been running strong and cover-free at […]

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Book Trader: Concentrated Crazy

By Haley Anderson The smell of incense burning wafts out onto 34th in the Nokomis neighborhood of Minneapolis from a seemingly small and obviously strange book shop. The volumes of books and exotic taxidermy collection seen through the windows seize […]

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Sorrento Cucina – Homemade and Heartfelt

By Jed Johnson Pros Variety: Extensive menu with appetizer and dessert options. Price: $7-8 provides a substantial, well-rounded meal. Location: Accessible space with plenty of waiting room and seating. Cons Sides: Entrees are hearty, but bread and salad are lackluster […]

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Fall Fashion: Samantha Rei

By Haley Anderson My frame of reference before Curious North hadn’t really allowed me to consider fashion design as a subculture of our arts scene. Since Fall Fashion Week is set to explode in the Twin Cities next week, I’d […]

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Allie’s Deli: Knocking Down Walls and Raising the Bar

By Jed Johnson Allie’s Deli, located at the edge of Rand Tower, is another skyway eatery to undergo significant changes. Occupying a three-stall cubby, Allie’s compliments an otherwise gloomy hallway with its intoxicating aromas and unique decorating sense. Previously wedged […]

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Depeche Mode: A Black Celebration

By Jed Johnson August 27th marked the auspicious return of 80’s super-group Depeche Mode to the Curious North. The end of their twelve year Minnesota hiatus saw them spreading their unique brand of dark love at the State Fair Grandstand […]

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St. Paul’s Antique Alley

By Haley Anderson I don’t exactly know what it is that sparked the trend in all things vintage. It’s really not that important. What is important, is knowing where to find the item that is going to complete your look […]

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The Saucy Chicken- Tubs of Love

By Jed Johnson Pros Taste: Best seasoned chicken breading I’ve had in the skyway. Selection: Plenty of sides, loads of sauces and two specials every day. Niche Market: You won’t find many other locations in the skyway with this type […]

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