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The Best Places for Brunch in Minneapolis

Sometimes breakfast is just too early for weekend mornings, which is why brunch was created for people who just want to sleep in when they can. Thankfully, there are plenty of places to grab something good to eat in Minneapolis. …
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The Ultimate Guide to the Minnesota State Fair

It’s the “Great Minnesota Get-Together!” In just one week’s time, the 2016 Minnesota State Fair will open at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds. Get ready for the rides, games, shows and more incredible food than you can eat. We know we …
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How Uber is Failing to Comply with Taxi Regulations

There’s quite a long list of taxi regulations that every cab company is required to follow. These regulations are not only in place to ensure a fair and free market for cab companies to operate in, they are also in …
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Blue and White Taxi Enacts New Safety Procedures

At Blue and White Taxi, your safety is our main priority, which is why we are glad to announce that we have implemented a new set of safety procedures for our passengers. These are just a few of the things …
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What Rights do Taxi Passengers Have?

Knowing and understanding your rights as a taxi passenger will guarantee that you get the most out of your taxi experience. Every Minneapolis cab company is required to abide by the taxicab ordinances put forth by the city, and you …
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Alcohol-Free Activities in the Twin Cities

If you look hard enough, there are a lot of alcohol-free things to do in the Twin Cities area. Minnesota has a lot of beer, that much is certain. By the end of last year, there were over 100 breweries …
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Uber’s Tipping and Rating Policies are Hurting its Customers

Between surge pricing allegations and studies showing that many rideshare employees do not carry adequate liability insurance, companies like Uber and Lyft have been making plenty of headlines. And it doesn’t seem to be getting any better. The latest criticism …
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The Twin Cities Guide to the 4th of July

The 4th of July celebrations in the Twin Cities may not have the reputation of those in New York or other larger cities, but Minneapolis and Saint Paul residents still know how to celebrate our country’s independence. From fireworks shows …
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The Best Free Things to do in the Twin Cities This Summer

The Twin Cities are home to an amazing assortment of things to do, and not all of them require you to empty your wallet in order to have some fun. Sure, you can spend money to go see a Twins …
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Where Does the Word “Taxi” Come From?

You’ve likely taken a taxi dozens of times (or more) in your life, but did you ever wonder where the word taxi comes from? It’s a fairly useless piece of information, we’ll admit, but it’s a fun bit of knowledge …
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