Related coverage What percentage of Minnesotans spend their entire lives here? Mar. 15 Minnesota has never produced a U.S. president. Here's why. Mar. 8 How did Minnesota's indigenous people survive the extreme winters? Mar. 4 It’s hard to imagine downtown Minneapolis without its skyways. They have become, after all, as distinctly Minnesotan as hockey and hot dish. But where did the idea for the skyway system come from? Some attribute the skyways to Leslie Park, a Minneapolis developer who proposed them to keep businesses downtown. General Mills left downtown in 1955 for Golden Valley, and the next year, Southdale Center opened in Edina. “Southdale was the first climate-controlled, enclosed shopping center in the country,” said Iric Nathanson, a local historian. “Park felt that Southdale was going to suck all of the economic and financial energy out of downtown Minneapolis.” When Park’s company developed the Northstar Center in … [Read more...] about Where did the idea for Minneapolis’ skyways come from?
Tyson Foods Inc. is recalling about 69,093 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strip products that may be contaminated with extraneous materials, specifically pieces of metal, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced. The frozen, ready-to-eat chicken strip items were produced on November 30, 2018. The following products are subject to recall: • 25-oz. plastic bag packages of frozen “Tyson FULLY COOKED BUFFALO STYLE CHICKEN STRIPS CHICKEN BREAST STRIP FRITTERS WITH RIB MEAT AND BUFFALO STYLE SAUCE” with “BEST IF USED BY NOV 30 2019,” case codes 3348CNQ0317 and 3348CNQ0318, and individual bag timestamps from 17:00 through 18:59 hours (inclusive). • 25-oz. plastic bag packages of frozen “Tyson FULLY COOKED CRISPY CHICKEN STRIPS CHICKEN BREAST STRIP FRITTERS WITH RIB MEAT” with “BEST IF USED BY NOV 30 2019,” case codes 3348CNQ0419, 3348CNQ0420, 3348CNQ0421, and 3348CNQ0422, … [Read more...] about Tyson Foods recall affects nearly 70,000 pounds of chicken strips
Peter Cohen, a designer who arrived in L.A. in 1983 from his native South Africa — after a two-year stint in New York — takes an opposite approach: He dispenses with runways entirely. “It’s a wonderful fiction, that world. It’s beautiful,” he says, but designing from a runway perspective would be distracting to his minimal approach. “Clothes for me are intimate objects, how they feel, how they breathe, how they fit,” he says. "They reveal themselves over time. They’re not about imposing impact — they work in people’s lives.” … [Read more...] about Who needs L.A. fashion week? Not these designers
If you need proof of his status, just look to his collaborations with Nike, the world’s biggest sportswear brand, and LeBron James, the NBA’s top ranking athlete, on a sneaker collaboration that sent the internet into a feeding frenzy. Fans include a who’s who of modern day style stars like Justin Bieber, Kanye West, Justin Timberlake and, of course, James, proving just how influential Elliott’s imprint has become. In a world where casual dressing rules, Elliott not only led the way but created a new language for fashion while he did it. — Max Berlinger … [Read more...] about Meet the power players shaping L.A.’s fashion future
PUBLISHED: 16:56 22 March 2019 | UPDATED: 16:56 22 March 2019 Russell Martin and Wes Hoolahan at Carrow Road as Norwich City Football Club announce their testimonial will be played next May. PICTURE: Jamie Honeywood (c) 2018 Archant Norfolk Prospect House Rouen Road Norwich Russell Martin may not approve of Paul Lambert taking over at Ipswich Town – but the Norwich City legend is backing his former manager to rebuild the relegation-bound Blues. The man who led the Canaries from League One to the Premier League took over at Portman Road in October but has been unable to salvage Town’s Championship season, sitting 13 points adrift of safety with eight games left.“It didn’t surprise me, he’s really single-minded and he believes in himself,” Martin said, at a Talk Norwich City Q&A session alongside Wes Hoolahan, to promote this May’s fund-raising legends game at Carrow Road.“What footballers want is someone who has got a clear way of … [Read more...] about Norwich City legends back Lambert to rebuild Ipswich but vow not to join him at Town