The Welcoming Energy of Lowertown

The final stop on the new Green line light rail in Saint Paul is historic lowertown: easy to get to, very walkable, and connected by the Morgan, Bruce Vento, and Gateway bike trails. Originally called “lowertown landing,” the port was the first point of access to the...
This Week in Saint Paul: Monday, April 28–Sunday, May 4, 2014

This Week in Saint Paul: Monday, April 28–Sunday, May 4, 2014

We are not quite recovered from this year’s Saint Paul Art Crawl. It may be the best weekend in the Twin Cities, but this coming weekend doesn’t look too shabby, either, and I think you might see some of the same faces out on the streets, with more than...
The Day Marvin Gaye Died

The Day Marvin Gaye Died

Every generation has its historical moments Of collective grief and disbelief Moments we forever remember Exactly where we were when . . . The deaths of Kennedy, King, Clemente The space shuttle Challenger explosion When the planes hit the towers on 9/11 Some of these...
April 17, 2014 – Soul Sounds Open Mic featuring Save the Kids

April 17, 2014 – Soul Sounds Open Mic featuring Save the Kids

The Golden Thyme Coffee Café and the Saint Paul Almanac are pleased to announce the “Soul Sounds Open Mic,” hosted by Tish Jones! The “Soul Sounds Open Mic” series is held every Thursday, with a special pre-performance writing workshop on the...