Recent content from Richard Chin
An Apple Valley booster helped introduce Broadway-style theatrics and create a competition where high school band geeks are the stars.
This is the time of year when John “Dex” Dexter would be laboring to make the perfect sheet of ice. For nearly 40 years, Dexter…
Outdoor enclosures that keep cats safe but offer a little wind in their whiskers are sprouting up in the Twin Cities.
A young Minnesotan is trying to save a rare instrument that once was in every living room.
St. Paul community organizer and gardening educator has given away 200 bouquets.
Back-to-back closings of two discount stores in St. Paul months after Sears shut its doors are taking a big bite out of the city's retail offerings.
Tintypes, which had their heyday during the Civil War, are being resurrected by young photographers looking to create lasting images.
An untrained street artist installs his tiny sculptures around town — and the world — to communicate and celebrate whimsy.
Minnesota "Star Wars" fans have created a sport inspired by a sci-fi movie prop.
Jimmy Sourile is the Saber Legion’s Luke Skywalker, an ordinary guy who goes on a hero’s journey and discovers he has the hidden skills to…