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Municipal liquor store sales escalate, boosting cities’ bottom line.
August 17, 2009 – 11:00 am | No Comment
Municipal liquor store sales escalate, boosting cities’ bottom line.

Local Government Is on pace for record profits this year from city-owned liquor stores, thanks to money-conscious consumers who are taking “staycations” instead of traveling, and cooking at home instead of dining out in restaurants.
Fully …

Minneapolis festival update for this weekend.
August 12, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Minneapolis festival update for this weekend.

The Minneapolis area festival season is inching closer to the end of summer and “The great Minnesota get together”. But before that time comes, there Is still enough music, art and festivals to keep your …

THE MINNESOTA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL CELEBRATES ITS 39TH SEASON!
August 11, 2009 – 8:00 am | One Comment
THE MINNESOTA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL CELEBRATES ITS 39TH SEASON!

The Minnesota Renaissance Festival began its journey in September of 1971 on a 22 acre field in Jonathan, MN. More than 25,000 people visited the two weekend grand opening of the festival than named …

Local artists use paintbrush to fight crime in neighborhood
August 7, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Local artists use paintbrush to fight crime in neighborhood

When Susan Hensel moved to the Corcoran neighborhood of south Minneapolis she felt welcomed by her new

Work Out like Tiki. Can you hang?
August 6, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Work Out like Tiki. Can you hang?

Build muscle with the high-intensity regimen of former All-Pro Tiki Barber

This week In the Land of 10,000 Festivals
August 5, 2009 – 8:00 am | 3 Comments
This week In the Land of 10,000 Festivals

This week the Land of 10,000 Festivals offers art fairs and festivals all around Minneapolis and surrounding communities.
To everyone counting down the days to the Minnesota State Fair. There are only 25 days of training …

More Ice Cream Anyone?
August 4, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment
More Ice Cream Anyone?

Baskin-Robbins has It’s sites set on the Twin Cities and there may be more choices for Ice cream near you very soon.
Baskin-Robbins is rapidly expanding its national footprint with their announcement that Minneapolis, St. Paul …

Start off Monday with Laughter!
August 3, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment

Happy Monday from Directory of Minneapolis.
I know Mondays are depressing.
The weekend Is over and you can’t wait for the next weekend to come.
Take your mind off Monday and watch these funny videos and start off …

A resurgence in the cards for Uptown?
July 31, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment
A resurgence in the cards for Uptown?

If you’re looking for a true Uptowner, you’ve found him in William Gilbreath. For 28 years, Gilbreath has called the area around Lake and Hennepin Avenues home. His favorite hangout is Figlio, an Uptown institution. …

Festival Updates at Directory of Minneapolis
July 29, 2009 – 10:06 pm | No Comment
Festival Updates at Directory of Minneapolis

The Directory of Minneapolis has new updates for you. Minneapolis and the surrounding areas have a lot going this weekend, get out and enjoy it.
The countdown also begins to the Great Minnesota Get Together. The …

The Future Of Mobile Is … SMS?
July 28, 2009 – 4:32 am | No Comment
The Future Of Mobile Is … SMS?

Don’t forget about lowly SMS. It’s old and a little creaky, but as we like to say here, ignore it at your peril. Sure it sounds all kinds of backward, but then consider that the future of music on the iPhone and iPod are apps from Pandora, Lala and Spotify that allow you to listen to popular music for free. That’s right: free! They use all this whiz-bang technology to stream low-quality versions of songs right to your little handheld

Minnesota Fringe Festival Plays out July 30-August 11
July 27, 2009 – 2:47 pm | No Comment
Minnesota Fringe Festival Plays out July 30-August 11

The Minnesota Fringe Festival kicks off It’s 15 year anniversary on July 30, 2009. If you are looking for performance art at it’s purest level, this is the Festival you don’t want to miss out …