Monthly Archives: October 2013

Brother’s Deli: Kibitz and Nosh

By Jed Johnson Location: 50 S 6th St Pros: Gigantic selection with unique offerings Friendly staff Grilled cheese! Cons: Weird ordering setup Store is congested with signage and other obstacles’ Serving authentic New York deli options to hungry downtown denizens […]

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Zhenya’s Top 7 Thifting Haunts

By Zhenya Hutson When I moved to Minneapolis a little over 2 years ago, one of my number one goals was finding thrift stores that I liked. When I lived in Manhattan, there were 2 where I was a regular, […]

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By Haley Anderson Hopefully a lot of you still remember the bands made up of your high school classmates. There were a few exceptional ensembles where I went to school, and one of them is still going strong. For episode 27 […]

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Uptown Diner – A Neighborhood Staple

By Jed Johnson The Uptown Diner has been a perpetual part of the community for as long as most can recall. Branded as the “New” Uptown Diner, their 26th and Hennepin corner location has seen heavy flux even before its […]

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Digital Inclusion for Minneapolis

By Haley Anderson As you read this blog post, you’re connected to the Internet. You’ve probably checked Facebook, Twitter and email by now. It’s second nature. Afterall, this is how life as we know it has come to be. But […]

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Asian Max- Intersecting Cuisines

By Jed Johnson Pros: Huge portions, massive choice Beautiful dining area Great location with minimal cross-traffic Cons: Service is rushed and robotic Less-than-fresh veggies consistently Location: U.S. Bancorp Center 800 Nicollet Mall , Suite 270 Minneapolis, MN 55402 Sharing a […]

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Marvel Bar – Liquid Artistry

By Jed Johnson Say a dear friend approached you with a potential business venture: “I want to open a secret, unmarked basement bar in the warehouse district of town and charge over $10 a drink. There will be Cheetos.” It’s […]

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Pics From The Zombie Pub Crawl

By Haley Anderson Saturday’s Zombie Pub Crawl made for some of the most interesting people watching we’ve seen since the State Fair. We made up a short list of some of the most eye-catching undead displays of the night. May […]

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Andrea Pizza – Big Slice, Fair Price

By Jed Johnson Pros: HUGE slices and great value Sauce is bold and full of flavor Plenty of seating, pleasant and spacious location Cons: Slices are greasy and often soggy Location: 225 South 6th Street – Capella Tower (various locations) […]

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Ghouling Up for Zombie Pub Crawl 2013

By Jed Johnson This week, the Curious North gears up for what is shaping up to be the largest Zombie Pub Crawl yet. 2013’s iteration dubbed “Quarantine” cuts St. Paul out of the official festivities in exchange for an increased […]

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