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76. Grand Old Day: A summertime celebration on Grand Avenue in St. Paul, to benefit the historic street and its merchants.  
77. Cities, The: A nickname referring to the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area.  
78. Cheeseheads: Anyone from Wisconsin.  
79. Pulse TC: The Twin Cities' once popular but now defunct progressive/independent newspaper.  
80. Minneapolis Central Library: A landmark civic building downtown; also, Minnesota's main library.  
81. St. Paul Arts Crawl: An artist-run showcase where works are displayed at a variety of venues throughout the city.  
82. Skyways: Enclosed breezeways that connect buildings to each other and allow for pedestrian traffic.  
83. St. Paul Pioneer Press: A newspaper serving the Twin Cities region  
84. HHH Metrodome: The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome is best known for being home to the Minnesota Vikings. The dome has capacity of up...  
85. Honey Sunflower Ice Cream: A cherished and delicious tradition at the Minnesota State Fair, vanilla or chocolate ice cream flavored with swirl...  
86. Summit Avenue: The longest and best-preserved row of Victorian mansions in the United States.  
87. St. Paul RiverCentre: A downtown convention center on the banks of the Mississippi; hotels, dining, parking, visitor attractions, and NHL...  
88. Rice Park: The site of a major wetland in the area, Rice Lake, and a popular area for camping, skiing, or snowmobiling.  
89. Harriet Island: A 100-year-old public park centrally located in the Twin Cities, host to picnic areas, concerts, festivals, fairs, ...  
90. St. Paul Winter Carnival: Celebrates the unique history and heritage of St. Paul with a parade and other events; generally in January or Febr...  
 
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As used in Pittsburgh, the word means "lately" or "currently" as in "The gas prices are outrageous anymore."

She-had-a-boy-again is a play on the Sheboygan's name. I heard of this recently when speaking with a friend of mine who's a Sheboygan native. As far as my friend knows, the meaning doesn't go any deeper than the phonetic relationship.

A nickname for the student section at Wisconsin Badger basketball games.

A nickname for the Dinkytown area that is earned by the many rowdy college kids that live in the neighborhood.

Nickname for Williamsburg, the multicultural neighborhood of Brooklyn that also happens to be a huge stronghold for NYC hipsters. When you go to Billyburg, make sure to bring a camera to get some super-ironic shots for latfh.com.