Arts & Culture

The Cars and Caves series highlights collector, classic and exotic cars and motorcycles, featured throughout the AutoPlex’s 120 garage condominiums. The spaces reflect the owners’ interests, their cars or motorcycles and automobilia collections.  

Mark and Pam Braunwarth, owners of Oliver Clay Co.

Waconia couple serves up handmade pottery through Oliver Clay Co.

Code Ninjas Chanhassen director Chris Kratoska talks with student Kaleb Wait

Code Ninjas Chanhassen uses the power of video games to educate.

Kristin Campbell, owner of Organized Homes & Staging by Kristin

For the last decade, home stager, redesigner and professional organizer Kristin Campbell has transformed hundreds of homes through her business, Organized Homes & Staging by Kristin.

A woman browses some of the best podcast apps on her phone.

Our resident podcast expert breaks down the best podcast apps.

A painting by George Crocket

George Crocket travels the region’s backroads to explore new vistas of inspiration.

A woman gardening.

Gardens can help with depression and anxiety and provide inspiration for patients recovering from serious conditions.

The 84th Miss Minnesota Competition was held on June 22 in Eden Prairie. Kathryn Kueppers was crowned the winner, and her talent is in the category of jazz vocal, and her social impact initiative is ​The Invisible Crown: the Legacy of Miss America.

Mackenthun’s Fine Foods highlighted its extensive renovation during a grand opening celebration.

A costume jewelry Christmas tree created by Kate Loves Vintage

Kate Roberts, an antiques dealer, loves vintage. Her passion turned personal when she created bejeweled Christmas trees, lit with the love she has for family.

Terri Farr and members of her family, who have invented a new gift giving tradition

One family has tried to put a stop to the stressful aspect of gift giving by focusing on making others happy by sharing its talents and time with each other.