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Musicians, fans cram Triple Rock for punk haven's final blowout

Triple Rock Social Club hosted its final night of live music Tuesday.

Musicians and fans filled the West Bank punk haven as it ended its 19-year run.

Review: 'Waitress' serves up an unexpected slice of soulfulness at Orpheum

Charity Angél Dawson, Desi Oakley and Lenne Klingaman dish the dirt in “Waitress.”

Sara Bareilles' musical is about love and marriage and, of course, pie.

Thursday's Vikings game blitzing some Minnesotans' Thanksgiving dinners

A Minnesota Vikings fan wears a turkey on his viking helmet during last year's Detroit Lions game in Detroit.

Are you planning your T-day plans around the big football game?

McDormand's 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' has strong message

Edgy comic-drama blurs the lines between good and bad, kindness and cruelty.

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Musical 'Coco' a welcome direction for Pixar

"Coco" moves Pixar into pleasant new territory.

For Thanksgiving sides, this Minnesotan turns to heavenly (and hilarious) church lady cookbooks

My growing collection offers a glimpse into the past, with recipes for Creamed Green Beans and Snappy Tomatoes.

Dan Stevens, Christopher Plummer unite for a bioflick even Scrooge would love

Story of Charles Dickens and his legendary tale is a fun, upbeat charmer.

Oasis frontman Liam Gallagher flies solo in short but tight First Ave set

Monday's sold-out concert lasted just over an hour and included a half-dozen tunes by his old band.

New vegan ice cream and crepe shop opens today in northeast Minneapolis

At Crepe & Spoon, all but two of the ice cream flavors are dairy-free.

$1.4M townhouse offers 'suburban living' in Minneapolis' North Loop

The home has panoramic views of the Mississippi River and Minneapolis skyline.

Designers from Poland, Hungary make Eastern Europe the world's newest fashion hub

Young designers in Poland, Hungary and Romania are finding success at home.

All of us need to speak out against sexual harassment

The Eagles and Jimmy Buffett to team up for June 30 concert at Target Field

Glenn Frey's son Deacon and Nashville stalwart Vince Gill will round out the new Eagles lineup.

First Avenue to open new restaurant and bar adjoining Palace Theatre in St. Paul

The famed music club is taking over the Wild Tymes space next to the Palace.

Denzel Washington makes his case in 'Roman J. Israel, Esq.'

Portrayal of a struggling lawyer avoids pat clichés and easy answers.

Album reviews: New releases from Chris Brown, Walk the Moon

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NONFICTION: The fate of one Japanese school focuses this account of the 2011 tsunami.


Review: 'Waitress' serves up an unexpected slice of soulfulness at Orpheum

Sara Bareilles' musical is about love and marriage and, of course, pie.

Twin Cities music notes: Erik Koskinen reflects on loss in 'Paradise'
Chris Riemenschneider

The countryman channels a hero and a rough year on his new EP. Also: Joey Van Phillips steps out front.


Hola Arepa owners unveil new Asian street food spot in former strip club

Winter doesn't faze 87,000-square-foot aquaponics farm in St. Paul
Look to Sonoma County for notable wines
Look what's open: St. Paul's first Spyhouse Coffee

A new charcoal Venetian plaster fireplace surround, honed granite hearth and warm maple floors refreshed the dated 1980s interiors.

A tired '80s tract home in Bloomington gets a stylish refresh

$2.25M penthouse condo offers skyscraper views in heart of downtown Mpls.
Cramped, dark kitchen in Kenwood is transformed into 'heart of the home'
Snowy Owl predictions stand

Triple Rock Social Club hosted its final night of live music Tuesday.

Musicians, fans cram Triple Rock for punk haven's final blowout

Twin Cities music notes: Erik Koskinen reflects on loss in 'Paradise'
The Eagles and Jimmy Buffett to team up for June 30 concert at Target Field
Twin Cities concerts of the week: Cactus Blossoms, A Perfect Circle, Leo Kottke and more

Nick Carter of the Backstreet Boys in 2016 at Xcel Energy Center. ] CARLOS GONZALEZ cgonzalez@startribune.com - December 5, 2016, St. Paul, MN, Xcel Energy Center, KDWB Jingle Ball

Nick Carter 'shocked,' 'saddened' by singer's assault claim

Christopher Plummer has this to say about retirement _ never
Teen idol David Cassidy, 'Partridge Family' star, dies at 67
CBS News and PBS cut ties to Rose following sex allegations

In "Coco," aspiring musician Miguel journeys through the Land of the Dead in search of his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Miguel meets the popular performer at Ernesto's annual DÌa de Muertos party. Featuring Anthony Gonzalez as the voice of Miguel, and Benjamin Bratt as the voice of Ernesto de la Cruz,

Musical 'Coco' a welcome direction for Pixar

Denzel Washington makes his case in 'Roman J. Israel, Esq.'
McDormand's 'Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri' has strong message
British romantic-drama is a sweet story set in a harsh land

Juliette Marie, 2, hugged her mother, Natalie Anaya, during her physical therapy session.

Tragic year turned hopeful, thanks to U transplant for Puerto Rican toddler

Male aide gets 1-year sentence in sexual assault of 78-year-old Minnesota woman
Great cranberry crisis of 1959 gave FDA the public profile it has today
British hospitals feel the pain of Brexit as health workers leave country

It's turkey time.

6 essential recipes for Thanksgiving classics, and one crazy dessert to try

Hola Arepa owners unveil new Asian street food spot in former strip club
Create great dishes after Thankgiving with these recipes for leftovers
Hot lines still available for Thanksgiving cooking questions

First lady Melania Trump, third from right, with her son Barron Trump, third from left, is presented by the Chapman family of Silent Night Evergreens, the Wisconsin-grown Christmas Tree at the North Portico of the White House in Washington, Monday, Nov. 20, 2017. The tree will be displayed in the White House Blue Room. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Melania Trump takes custody of White House Christmas tree

Scene + Heard: Bingo A-GoGo
A look at what some stores have planned for Black Friday
Harry Styles, Miguel set for Victoria's Secret China show

A live version of “A Christmas Story” will be presented on Fox on Dec. 17, and the movie, starring Peter Billingsley, will run continuously on TBS Dec. 24-25.

'A Christmas Story Live' leads our list of the best holiday TV

Ellen DeGeneres surprises Minn. mom who donated kidney to save her son
'It's an epidemic': Gretchen Carlson takes on sexual harassment crisis
Minnesota comic Chad Daniels makes his mark both at home and abroad

Want a cheaper alternative to the Amalfi Coast or the French Riviera? The swimming pool at the Brown Beach House Hotel in Trogir, Croatia, makes a case for the Adriatic Coast.

Croatia, where Game of Thrones is filmed and culture runs deep

The American Writers Museum highlights writers from William Faulkner to Harriet Beecher Stowe
What you need to know when renting a car abroad
Best holiday gifts for travelers

Walker Art Center director Olga Viso was photographed next to Liz Larner's "X" sculpture.

What will Olga Viso's legacy be? Her final year at the Walker was telling

Meet the Pictureman, whose goal was to show 'the best of black life' in Minnesota
'Sister Act' has a rapturous second coming at Chanhassen Dinner Theatres
Review: 'Waitress' serves up an unexpected slice of soulfulness at Orpheum

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REVIEW: "Ghosts of the Tsunami: Death and Life in Japan's Disaster Zone," by Richard Lloyd Parry

Weekend options: High-flying Cirque extravaganza

‘Cirque Dreams: Holidaze’ This holiday season marks the 10th year for this high-flying performance. The family show is mixed with the magic of a Broadway musical…


Twin Cities concerts of the week: Cactus Blossoms, A Perfect Circle, Leo Kottke and more

The big gigs for Nov. 24-30, also including Melissa Manchester, Thomas Rhett and a memorial for American Head Charge bassist.


TV picks for Nov. 24-26: Patty Hearst, 'Grammy's Greatest Stories,' 'Savage Kingdom: Uprising,' Beatles

Get Back “Grammy’s Greatest Stories: A 60th Anniversary Special” gives the recording academy a chance to recycle its greatest hits, plus bonus tracks that include…


Theater spotlight: Fresh-baked Broadway musical 'Waitress' is at the Orpheum this week

‘Waitress’ Between the Sara Bareilles songs, the smell of fresh-baked pie wafting through the theater and the presence of two local girls in the cast,…


Art spotlight: "Habitue" at Burnet Fine Art

‘Habitue’ A native of Vietnam, Minneapolis painter Teo Nguyen says of his new show at Burnet: “As an immigrant and an artist, I have learned…