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The World According to GAAP

To: Mark W. Olson, Chairman of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board established by the Sarbanes-Oxley Act; Christopher Cox, Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission Win Wallin, former Medtronic

Bend It Like Bento

In France, a two-hour lunch is more the norm than the exception—not the image that Chez Colette at Hotel Sofitel in Bloomington wants to project to the time-starved inhabitants of

Roman Holiday

To: Umberto Paolucci, Chairman of the Board of Directors, Ente Nazionale Italiano per il Turismo   Dear Mr. Paolucci: Summer is the time for extended family vacations. I would like

To-Go To Die For

Ira Gershwin’s timeless lyrics say that it’s “summertime and the livin’ is easy,” but those moments seem hard to come by between sports leagues, vacations frantically fit in, yard work,

Never Too Late for School

Dear Educators: Judy Schaubach, President, Education Minnesota; Dennis Halvorses, President Minnesota School Boards Association; Chris Hazelton, President Minnesota Association of Charter Schools; James B. Field, President, Minnesota Independed School Forum

Chef’s Choice

Where do the Twin Cities’ top toques go to eat after a day in a hot kitchen? In the waning hours of any given evening, you’ll likely find several of