About Us

 Mpls.St.Paul Magazine

The Best of the Twin Cities since 1972, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine provides timely, dependable, and interesting information to its readers about the people, places, and events that form the Minneapolis and St. Paul. The fundamental reason the magazine exists is to enhance people’s lives by telling them the best places to go, what to see, what’s new, and who’s who. Beyond its commitment to optimum service journalism, comes its dedicated coverage of significant local issues that are of importance to the community at large.

Published monthly by MSP Communications in downtown Minneapolis, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine’s more than 70,000 readers are smart, affluent, and responsive. The magazine is sold on newsstands throughout the Twin Cities area and the state of Minnesota (cover price is $4.99) and by subscription for $19.95 per year. (We invite you to visit our Subscription Services section.)

 

Contact Us

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Editors
Mpls.St.Paul Magazine
220 S. 6th St., Ste. 500
Minneapolis, MN 55402

To contact myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com’s editorial staff, email mynorth@mspmag.com.

Magazine Subscriptions

Subscribe to Mpls.St.Paul Magazine.

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If you are already a subscriber and would like to change your address, visit our Customer Care site.  If you’d prefer, write to us via e-mail or standard mail.  If writing to our street address, please include a magazine label (or the name and address your magazine is currently being mailed to) in addition to the new address.

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine
Circulation Department
220 S. 6th Street, Suite 500
Minneapolis, MN 55402

Or, call us at 612-339-7571 during regular business hours or 1-800-999-5589 for extended hours.

Missing an issue? Check your account status at our Customer Care site.

For other FAQ regarding subscriptions, see our Customer Service FAQ page.

Pressroom

The editorial team of Mpls.St.Paul Magazine stays ahead of the people, places, and events that define life in the Twin Cities.

Our award-winning magazine and website feature the best in lifestyle tips and info, community insights, and resources. For more than 40 years, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine has celebrated the breadth of Twin Cities life and culture. Our readers turn to us for the latest and best of food, dining, arts, entertainment, style, home, and more.

Please contact Director of Marketing & Events, Stacy Pagano, at spagano@mspmag.com or 612.817.6054 for press related questions.

Terms of Service

Welcome to myboldnorth.com, a Mpls.St.Paul Magazine website. This site is best viewed using a contemporary browser.

myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com are created, edited, and maintained by MSP Communications, publisher of Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, 220 S. 6th St., Ste. 500, Minneapolis, MN 55402.

Use of this site, and information distributed in conjunction with this site, is provided to you on your acceptance and indicates your acknowledgment of and agreement with these Terms of Service and our Privacy Policy, which is located on this site. These policies are governed by Minnesota State law. Please read both policies carefully and make sure that you understand and agree with both documents before using or registering with our site. If you do not agree with the rules contained in this agreement or in our Privacy Policy, please do not use this site.

This statement applies solely to the Terms of Service regarding these website, myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com.

Registration

 In order to use this site, visitors are not required to complete our registration form. For more details on registration, please see our Privacy Policy.

Children

 myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com is not intended for use by minors, especially children under the age of thirteen. In order to protect them, children are not permitted to register for the site; provide any personal information; purchase subscriptions; or use our public discussion areas, forums, and chats without the permission of their parents or legal guardians. We urge you to encourage your children not to use our site. For more information regarding myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com’s policy on children using the site, please refer to the “Children” section in the Privacy Policy.

Intellectual Property

You acknowledge that Mpls.St. Paul Magazine, MSP Communications, myboldnorth.com, and mspmag.com are trademarks and that you may not use them without written permission of MSP Communications.

The contents of myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com, including text and photography, are the intellectual property of myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com. You may retrieve and display content from this website on a computer screen, print individual pages on paper (but not photocopy them), and store such pages in electronic form on disk (but not on any server or other storage device connected to a network) for your own personal, non-commercial use. You may not make commercial or other unauthorized use, by publication, distribution, or performance without the permission of MSP Communications. To do so without permission is a violation of copyright law.

User Conduct 

I. Postings and general use: You are held responsible for your use of myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com, as well as your conduct while on the site. You agree not to use any language that is obscene, indecent or offensive in any postings, blog comments, or discussions. You also agree not to place on the site any material that is false, defamatory, abusive, threatening, or that which constitutes harassment. These same rules apply to any photographs you post on the site. You understand that if you post text or photos in breach of the aforementioned guidelines, you and the materials posted will be subject to actions outlined in “Response to Violators of Terms” section.

II. Legal violations: Users are also prohibited from placing on myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com any material that is encrypted, constitutes junk mail or unauthorized advertising, invades another’s privacy, encourages actions that would be considered a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability, or that otherwise violates any local, state, national or international law or regulation. You agree to use this site solely for lawful purposes and you acknowledge that your failure to do so may result in your termination from the site and subject you to civil and criminal liability (see the section on “Response to Violators of Terms”).

IV. Server interference: Other than connecting to MSP Communication’s servers by HTTP requests using a web browser, you may not attempt to gain access to myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com’s servers by any means, including, without limitation, by using administrator passwords or by masquerading as an administrator while using the site.

II. Copyright violations: myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com respect the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. You are accountable for ensuring that any material you provide to the site or post in a Discussion Area, including text and photographs, does not violate the copyright, trademark, or any other personal or proprietary rights of any third party.

If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that the websites contain links or other references to another online location that contains material or activity that infringes your copyright, please contact MSP Communications.

Terms Violators

I. Access termination: myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com may, at its discretion and without providing notice to users, terminate the access of visitors, subscribers, and registered users who violate the conditions stated in this Terms of Service Statement through irresponsible user conduct, such as: posting content and photos that defy the rules on that matter, as described in part I of the “User Conduct” section; participating in activities while on the site that can be defined as “legal violations,” outlined in part II of the “User Conduct” section; interfering with myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com’s web server; and committing copyright violations.

II. Removal of submitted material: mspmag.com reserves the right to review, edit, move, or delete any material posted by users in the Discussion Areas or elsewhere on the site, in its sole discretion and without notice to the submitter, that violates the rules laid out previously in this document regarding user-submitted material, including, but not limited to, using language that is: obscene, offensive, threatening, abusive, harassing; that incites criminal activity; that consists of unauthorized advertising; and that results in copyright infringement. myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com are also permitted, but not required to, restrict or remove submitted photos of a similar inappropriate nature as the language described above.

III. Criminal liability: Site use that is unlawful may subject you to civil and criminal liability.

Posted Material

I. Postings are public: Postings to discussion areas and blogs are not private. All content submitted to such areas on myboldnorth.com and/or mspmag.com is done so at the risk of the person submitting it. Any information you include in a message you post to any message board, discussion group, or other public posting area on our site is available to anyone with Internet access. Please take the necessary precautions when submitting postings, photographs, etc. For example, if you don’t want people to know your name or email address, make sure not to include that information in any message you post publicly. All other information and material you supply or communicate to the site is governed by the Privacy Policy, which is accessible at any time on this site. Before posting information or photos to mspmag.com, please be sure that you read, understand, and agree with the terms stated in the Privacy Policy.

II. Postings are myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com’s property: Upon posting material to the site, you immediately and automatically grant mspmag.com a perpetual royalty-free non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, translate, transmit, distribute, and sub-license any information or material you supply or communicate to the site via discussion area postings or blog comments, in any medium now in existence or hereafter developed, for any purpose, including commercial uses.

Non-endorsement of Postings

MSP Communications does not necessarily endorse, support, sanction, encourage, verify or agree with the comments, opinions, or statements posted by users in Discussion Areas or elsewhere on the site. Any information or material placed online by users is the view and responsibility of those users and does not necessarily represent the view of myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com.

Links

Any third party website that links to this site must not: create a frame or any other browser or border environment around the content of this site; imply that myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com are endorsing it or its products or services; use the myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com trademarks displayed on this website without permission from myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com; infringe on any intellectual property or other right of any person; contain in its site content that could be construed as distasteful, offensive, controversial, or unlawful.

myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com expressly reserve the right to request that any link in breach of these terms be removed and to take whatever other action it deems appropriate.

For more information on links, please see the “Links” section in the Privacy Policy.

Disclaimer

I. Use at your own risk: You acknowledge that you are using this site at your own risk. myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com hereby expressly disclaim any and all warranties, express and implied, including but not limited to any warranties of accuracy; reliability; title; merchantability; non-infringement; or any other warranty; condition; guarantee; or representation, whether oral, in writing or in electronic form, including but not limited to the accuracy or completeness of any information contained therein or provided by the service.

II. Postings: MSP Communications holds no responsibility for user-submitted text or photography featured on its site. myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com may, but are not required to, remove or edit text or photos posted to the site in violation of the rules on submitted material as explained in the “User Conduct” section of this policy. Therefore, you agree that myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com are not responsible, and holds no liability to you, with respect to any information or materials posted by others, including defamatory, offensive, or illicit material.

III. Uninterrupted service: myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com do not represent or warrant that access to this site will be uninterrupted or that there will be no failures, errors, omissions, loss of transmitted information, or that no viruses will be transmitted through our site.

IV. Damages caused by site: myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com are not liable to you or any third parties for any direct, indirect, special, consequential, or punitive damages allegedly sustained arising out of your access to or inability to access this site, including for viruses alleged to have been obtained from the site, your use of or reliance on the service or any of the information or materials available on the site, regardless of the type of claim or the nature of the cause of action, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

Policy Modifications

myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com maintain the right to modify any or all of this Terms of Service statement at any time and without notice or liability to you. If we append to or make changes concerning our privacy practices online, however, we will post those changes within this policy. The most recent version of these Terms of Service can always be found at mspmag.com. Any changes to this policy will be effective immediately following the posting of such changes on this site. You agree that any subsequent use by you of this site following changes to these Terms of Service will constitute your acceptance of all such changes. This Terms of Service policy was last modified on September 1, 2006.

If any conflicts or disputes arise with our Terms of Service Agreement, we commit to resolve it within 24 to 48 hours. Should a situation such as this occur, users may contact us at the e-mail address, mailing address, or telephone number listed below.

If you have any general questions about our Terms of Service, please also feel free to contact us at: technicalsupport@mspcommunications.com.

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine
MSP Communications
220 S. 6th St., Ste. 500
Minneapolis, MN 55402

612-339-7571
Fax: 612-339-5806

Copyright 2006 myboldnorth.com, mspmag.com, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, MSP Communications

Privacy Policy

Thank you for visiting myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com, Mpls.St.Paul Magazine websites. Your privacy is important to us. To better protect your privacy, we provide this notice explaining our online information practices. We want you to be aware of any user information we collect, how we use it, and under what circumstances, if any, we disclose it. To that end, we collect and use information throughout mspmag.com only as disclosed in this privacy policy. This statement applies solely to information collected on this website, mspmag.com.

myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com are created, edited, and maintained by MSP Communications, publisher of Mpls.St.Paul Magazine, 220 S. 6th St., Ste. 500, Minneapolis, MN 55402.

By visiting our site, you agree that your visit, and any dispute over privacy, is governed by this Privacy Policy and our Terms of Service statement, which can also be found on this site. These policies are governed by Minnesota state law. Please read both statements carefully and make sure that you understand and agree with these policies before using or registering with any of our sites. If you do not agree with the terms of these policies, please do not use or visit this site.

Information Collected

myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com collect personal information about its visitors only in cases in which we expressly ask for it and visitors supply it willingly. We will sell or transfer the information we collect to a third party only when we expressly state our intention to do so at the time and place at which we collect the information.

The information we collect is used to improve the content of myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com, notify visitors about updates to our site, and is never shared with other organizations for commercial purposes.

Information Shared

Information that is shared with corporate sponsors and partners of myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com—which is done so only after receiving the consent of the visitor—is general information not of a personal nature and is only shared for demographic purposes (for example, to inform partners of how many women registered with the site, what geographical area yields the most visitors, etc.).

Links

 This site contains links to other sites. This site is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such websites. (Please refer to the Terms of Service notice for other information on links.)

Cookies

In order to serve you in the best capacity possible, we use “cookies” to store and to, on occasion, track user information. A cookie is a small amount of data that is sent to your browser from a web server and stored on your computer’s hard drive. Cookies contain distinct numbers that allow myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com to recognize your computer; this technology lets us keep a record of the usernames and passwords of registered visitors. You are then ensured that every time after the first time that you visit the site you won’t have to re-enter your information, because it will be remembered. We also use cookies to make sure you don’t see the same ads repeatedly when you visit our site.

The help function on most browsers contains information on how to set your browser to notify you before accepting cookies or to disable cookies entirely. However, if you don’t accept cookies, you won’t be able to fully take advantage of various features available on myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com.

Our advertising and marketing partners may also use their own cookies; we are not responsible for their activities and policies on the issue.

Magazine Subscription Order Form

myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com contain an order form for subscriptions to Mpls.St.Paul Magazine; we require information from you if you are using the order form to subscribe to the magazine. Information asked of you will include contact information (such as name, e-mail, and shipping address) and possibly financial information (such as credit card number and expiration date). If we have trouble processing an order, we use the information to contact you. This information is used for shipping and billing purposes and to fill your orders.

When we transfer and receive certain types of sensitive information such as financial information, we redirect visitors to a secure server.

Registration

In order to use this site, visitors are not required to complete our registration form.

If a visitor chooses to register, however, certain contact information must be provided; we never sell this information, and we only provide it to our partners when we expressly state our intention to do so at the time and place at which we collect the information. It is gathered for the purposes of contacting you about services on mspmag.com for which you have expressed interest, and as mentioned previously, to make your experience on the site more efficient and catered to your needs. It is optional for the user to provide personal information (income level, gender, etc.), and unique identifiers (username, password, etc.). Giving additional information enhances service and provides you with a more individualized experience on our site, but is not necessary for efficient usage of myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com.

Children

myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com are not intended for use by minors, especially children under the age of thirteen. In order to protect them, children are not permitted to register for the site; provide any personal information; purchase subscriptions; or use our public discussion areas, forums, and chats without the permission of their parents or legal guardians.

You should encourage your children not to use our site, because if they disclose information about themselves in our public discussion areas or on our blogs, they may get unsolicited messages from other parties. If you’re worried about your children’s activities on our site, we encourage you to e-mail our Privacy Policy Coordinator at technicalsupport@mspcommunications.com.

E-Newsletters

We publish e-newsletters; we never sell or share our subscribers’ e-mail addresses.

All e-mail newsletters sent by MSP Communications are compliant with the CAN-SPAM Act of 2003. All e-mails contain a valid opt-out mechanism, the valid postal address of MSP Communications, an operative return address, and an accurate and explanative subject line. At any time, subscribers may cancel their subscription to any e-mail list by sending us an e-mail.

Security

This website has security measures in place to protect against loss, misuse and alteration of your personal information under myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com’s control. However, no data transmission over the Internet can be guaranteed to be completely secure, and while we strive to protect your personal information, mspmag.com cannot ensure or warrant the security of any information you convey to us; you do so at your own risk. Once mspmag.com receives your information, we make the best effort possible to ensure your security within the confines of this site.

Postings and Privacy

Any information you include in a message you post to any message board, discussion group blog, or other public posting area on our site is available to anyone with Internet access. You submit postings, photographs, etc., at your own risk; please take the necessary precautions when taking part in such activities. For example, if you don’t want people to know your name or email address, make sure not to include that information in any message you post publicly. For more information on material posted by users on the site, please see the Terms of Service Agreement.

Policy Changes

myboldnorth.com and mspmag.com reserve the right to change any or all of the Privacy Policy at any time without notice or liability to users. If we append to or make changes concerning our privacy practices online, however, we will post those changes within this privacy policy. The most recent version of this Privacy Policy can be found at mspmag.com. You agree that any subsequent use by you of this site following changes to this Privacy Policy will constitute your acceptance of all such changes.

If any conflicts or disputes arise with our privacy policy, we commit to resolve it within twenty-four to forty-eight hours. Should a situation such as this occur, users may contact us at the e-mail address, mailing address, or telephone number listed below.

If you have any general questions about this privacy policy, please also feel free to contact us at: technicalsupport@mspcommunications.com.

Mpls.St.Paul Magazine
MSP Communications
220 S. 6th St., Ste. 500
Minneapolis, MN 55402

612-339-7571
Fax: 612-339-5806

Effective March 25, 2016.