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Good Company: Cottagewood Store  

The Cottagewood Store in Deephaven is a community hangout that attracts kids of ALL ages.  The store is a “must-see” and it feels like you are at a resort!  Emily went to check out this gem that was literally saved by the community.

7/28 Host Chat  

Elizabeth is still on vacation – so Emily is back to help out!

Boyhood, Sex Tape, & Elaine Stritch  

Paul McGuire Grimes, author of the blog Paul’s Trip to the Movies, gives us his review on two new movies out in theaters and one new home release.

7/25 Host Chat  

Emily is filling in for a much deserved vacationing Elizabeth.  She tests Steve in a little game of “Emily or Elizabeth?”

Jodi “Talks to the Animals”  

Our resident psychic and medium Jodi Livon gets a lot of requests for a reading from people.  Many of those audience readings have proven to be dead on.  We thought it would be fun to find out what the stories are behind the dogs that got adopted from the Humane Society.  Jodi offers to give some owners some insight with a reading of their dog.

7/24 Host Chat  

Elizabeth is on vacation so Steve has everything under control!  Steve and Dez from KS95 chat about a few things before the show.

Tiny House Nation  

There’s a movement taking over the nation that has people downsizing their living spaces – significantly.  “Tiny House Nation” is a new reality series that show off small ingenious spaces and the people who live in them.

7/23 Host Chat   Back To Top

Elizabeth and Steve chat about a few things at the beginning of the show.

Minnesotan Baby Products   Back To Top

Katie Blozis from Bump Club Twin Cities shows off some products for babies and kids that she loves – and they are all made by Minnesotans!

7/22 Host Chat   Back To Top

Steve Patterson is getting the hang of this co-host deal!

Starkey Foundation Gala Red Carpet   Back To Top

The Starkey Hearing Foundation brings the gift of hearing with hearing aids to more than 100 thousand kids and adults every year.  They held their big gala Sunday evening, July 20th.  The event not only raises awareness to their cause, but it also raises funds.  Emily hit the red carpet at the River Center to chat with some of the big names arriving to support the cause.

7/21 Host Chat   Back To Top

We are so excited to have our new co-host start full-time today.  Welcome Steve Patterson!!

7/17 Host Chat   Back To Top

Our own Emily Engberg is co-hosting with Elizabeth today!

Just Gotta Have it: Beach Day   Back To Top

If you plan to be around water this weekend, lounging on the beach or heading to the cabin, TCL producer Kelli Hanson found some products you “Just Gotta Have!”

7/16 Host Chat   Back To Top

Bradley Traynor from myTalk 107.1 is back to co-host!

Walks of Life: Lisa Kemper   Back To Top

Schuler Shoes Walks of Life honors someone who works hard on their feet – going above and beyond.  Lisa Kemper of Hudson has been helping seniors twice a week for the last 19 years.  The Serenity Residence is a senior community in St. Paul where Lisa has been giving haircuts and permanents to residents for all those years.

7/15 Host Chat   Back To Top

Radio host from myTalk107.1, Bradley Traynor is back to co-host!

42 To Say I Do: Engagement Photos   Back To Top

The entire process of planning a wedding in 42 days is quite the accomplishment. And it definitely has felt like a whirlwind for our couple, Mollie and Sam.
 

Legends and Celebrity Softball Game   Back To Top

Emily stopped by the Convention Center to chat with Andy Cohen, James Denton and other celebrities participating in Major League Baseball's Legends and Celebrities Softball game at Target Field!

7/11 Host Chat   Back To Top

Dez from KS95 is back to co-host on this big day!

Melissa Peterman   Back To Top

Minnesota native Melissa Peterman just finished shooting the second season of ABC’s Bet on Your Baby and is back in town for a little R & R.  We love having her back to catch up with her before she heads back to Hollywood.

Evander Holyfield & Big John McCarthy   Back To Top

Big names and big guys are coming into town to help celebrate the big Major League Baseball All-Star game.  Boxing legend Evander Holyfield and MMA legend Big John McCarthy are here just to help kick off the celebration.

7/10 Host Chat   Back To Top

KS95’s and the voice of Twin Cities Live, Dez, is co-hosting today!

42 to Say I Do: Flowers!   Back To Top

There are officially nine days until the big day for our 42 to Say I Do couple, Mollie and Sam.  It’s time to pick the flowers out!  Sweet Peas Floral in Woodbury gave the couple a lot to choose from! 

Life Itself, Begin Again, & Hard Days Night   Back To Top

Paul McGuire Grimes, author of the blog Paul’s Trip to the Movies, gives us his review on two new independent films out in theaters and one new home release.

7/9 Host Chat   Back To Top

Our own Emily Engberg is sitting in to co-host with Elizabeth.

TCL Book Club   Back To Top

Elizabeth joined our devoted Book Club members at FireLake Grill House and Cocktail Bar inside the Radisson Blu at Mall of America.  Chef Paul introduced Elizabeth to their Panini’s off the menu, including a couple of dessert ones!

7/8 Host Chat   Back To Top

Our favorite “outdoors – girl” (who knows a thing or two about fashion), Laura Schara, guest hosts with Elizabeth.

Em’s Adventures: Cooking   Back To Top

Emily has tried many things in her days here at Twin Cities Live.  She is usually up for trying just about anything, and does so bravely.  The adventure she’s about to embark on has her a little terrified because she has never really done it before.  We are talking about cooking!

Events & Adventures   Back To Top

After you leave a long term relationship or marriage, meeting people and getting back into the dating scene can be intimidating.  Mark Owen, the founder of Events & Adventures, created the group to make that a little easier for you!

Ian Anthony Dale   Back To Top

St. Paul native, Ian Anthony Dale, is currently starring in the new hit show, Murder in the First on TNT.  Ian is home for a visit so we took the opportunity to catch up on him!   

7/7 Host Chat   Back To Top

Joe Schmit from 5 EYEWITNESS NEWS Sports is co-hosting with Elizabeth today!

Battle Creek Waterworks   Back To Top

This weekend will be a busy time for pools and water parks nation wide. Emily was live at Battle Creek Waterworks in Maplewood to join in on the fun! 

7/3 Host Chat   Back To Top

Dez joins Elizabeth as co-host! 

Attract the Bees and Butterflies   Back To Top

We know all tips and tricks to keep critters out of your yard but how do you get bees, butterflies and even hummingbirds in to your garden? Lawn and garden expert Larry Pfarr shared his secrets on how to get those pollinating animals in your garden. 

Movie Trip: Transformers, Tammy & Cutie and The Boxer   Back To Top

Paul McGuire Grimes, author of the blog Paul's Trip to the Movies, gives us his review of the new Transformers film as well as Tammy, starring Melissa McCarthy.

42 to Say I Do: Ring Shopping   Back To Top

Mollie and Sam are the winning couple of our wedding contest called 42 to Say I Do. The fans voted for this adorable couple and now we're throwing them a wedding in just 42 days. We are so excited for their big day and since we've already picked decor, the venue, the dress, and tuxes, next on the agenda is rings!

Emily's Shell Shocking Adventure   Back To Top

A couple years ago when the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Shell Shock opened, Emily was there giving it a go live on TCL! There was a lot of screaming and of course a lot of laughter. Well, now the turtles are back to star in their new movie. So, we thought Emily should go back and try this adventure one more time. 

The Truth about Broken Heart Syndrome   Back To Top

One of our TCL producers, Kelli Hanson, headed to the Metropolitan Heart and Vascular Institute to learn a little bit about Broken Heart Syndrome. Surprisingly enough, it's not something you get from a bad break up but rather a serious health issue for women.   

Summer Beauty Picks by the Experts   Back To Top

This year you can skip all the beauty must-have articles because we went straight to experts at the Minnesota School of Cosmetology for their summer beauty picks.

Designer Costumes at the Guthrie Theater   Back To Top

The show can't go on without Italian designer, Fabio Toblini. He's the man behind the curtain that gets everyone in custom made costumes before taking the stage at the Guthrie Theater.

6/30 Host Chat   Back To Top

Emily joins Elizabeth as co-host!

Como Town Fun   Back To Top

Emily’s been having fun at Como Town all week.  It’s easy to have a little celebration there, especially when you let them help you plan your birthday parties.  Ella Jenner, the Kid Reporter who won us over in our contest, joins Emily to help wrap up the fun!  

6/27 Host Chat   Back To Top

Our Wine Guy, Ted Farrell from Haskell’s is filling in as co-host today.

The Bachelor’s Courtney Robertson   Back To Top

Courtney Robertson was the last one standing on The Bachelor season 16.  Even though she was portrayed as the villain on the show, Courtney received the proposal from bachelor Ben.  Courtney says the way she came across on television was all the result of editing.  She’s taking advantage of her persona with her new book, I Didn’t Come Here to Make Friends.

The Carousel at Como   Back To Top

One of the attractions at Como Park Zoo has been around for quite a while.  The Carousel is celebrating its one hundredth year.  Emily introduces us to Peter Boehm, the man behind saving the ride.

6/26 Host Chat   Back To Top

Cooking for Dads host, Rob Barrett, is co-hosting on Twin Cities Live with Elizabeth!

6/25 Host Chat   Back To Top

TCL chef Justin Davis is co-hosting with Elizabeth and needless to say is just as excited as we are about the announcement of this year's Minnesota State Fair food!

Movie Trip: Jersey Boys, Play Misty for Me, 20 Feet From Stardom   Back To Top

Paul McGuire Grimes, author of the blog, Paul's Trip to the Movies, gave us his opinion on the Clint Eastwood screenplay of Jersey Boys and his other suggestions to fill that musical movie fix. 

New Attractions at Como Zoo   Back To Top

All week long Emily has been hanging out at Como Town and today she is back with some new additions to Como Park Zoo