|Our fitness and love of nature help us live well|
The project aims to collect and share rider advice on biking where they live in 10 words or less. The website is now open for submissions from riders around the nation. Minneapolis is one of only 16 cities featured on the Bike Wisdom map, and already boasts dozens of tips from the surrounding metro area.
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After the bitter-cold, never-ending winter, we've finally made it to summer. To celebrate this amazing season when the days get longer and filled with sun, the City Pages staff collected a few of our favorite things to do around the state. Without further ado, here's our love letter to Minnesota summers. Did we miss anything? Leave your favorites in the comments!
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On May 13, 2013, Minnesota became the 12th state to legalize same-sex marriage, and we couldn't be prouder of the people of Minnesota who helped make this historic day possible. To celebrate this huge step forward for Minnesota, we compiled our 12 favorite things about gay marriage in the Land of 10,000 Lakes.
The movies filmed in Minnesota are both a blessing and curse for our fair state. They introduce outsiders to settings familiar to us, like a frozen lake or downtown cityscape. They also showcase some of the subtle humor to be found underneath our generally reserved exterior. At the same time, however, they can contribute to the impression that Minnesota is a frozen wasteland of passive-aggression and bland food.
Though the 12 movies on this list get their fair share of laughs at the expense of tried-and-true stereotypes, they also do a good job showing off what our state has to offer, whether through the obscene barbs of ice-fishing grandpas or the musical gifts of a certain purple-clad god among men.
Here they are, in no particular order.More »
|The 40-foot ceilings and former grain-trading pit are vestiges of CoCo's days as the Minneapolis Grain Exchange.|
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|Jean Bardot's Fetish Ball 2011|