Good Company: Fluegel’s Farm, Garden & Pet Supply

It's TCL in Your Town Rosemount and the town of 24,000 people has been home to one of the oldest businesses we've featured on the show. Fluegel's Farm, Garden & Pet Supply was founded in 1927. It's a business that's stayed in the Fluegel family, now welcoming the 4th generation on board. Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson takes us inside...

Good Company: BitterSweet Gluten Free Bakery

15-years-ago Lareen Narva opened BitterSweet Gluten Free Bakery in Eagan. It was a store she never thought she'd have, but after a push from her son and sister, the rest is history. Now it's a family run-business making gluten free baked goods and pizzas that they sell retail and wholesale. Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson takes us...

Good Company: Deluxe Corporation

TCL in Your Town takes us to Shoreview this week to a 100-year-old company. For years the printed check was the primary product of Deluxe Corporation. But it is now so much more now thanks to Amanda Brinkman. She's the companies brand marketing powerhouse who took Deluxe's centennial celebration and turned it into the show "Small Business...

Good Company: Muddy Paws Cheesecake

Here's a fun fact our producers searched the internet for: The more cheesecake you eat, the more energy you'll have. In fact, there's evidence that cheesecake was served to athletes during the first Olympic games in 776 B.C. We are celebrating cheesecake right along with our celebration of January's TCL in Your Town; the lovely Saint Louis...

Good Company: Illume

Have you ever wondered why smells trigger an emotion or memory? We'll explain - smells get routed through your olfactory bulb. This is the smell analyzing region in your brain. That is closely connected to your hippocampis, which then triggers memories to come flooding back. Get it? Plain and simple – when you smell something you like,...

Good Company: Koo Koo Kangaroo

Tuesdays on Twin Cities Live we feature a local good company, big or small, that's achieved great success. This Good Company is unlike any we've ever featured because it's a band, started for fun, that's now turned into a very lucrative business. The catch is, the band is one your kids are probably obsessed with.

Good Company: Blue Plate Restaurant Company

TCL in Your Town takes us to Edina, home to a neighborhood restaurant that many of you are probably familiar with. Edina Grill is part of the Blue Plate Restaurant Company which focuses on community-based, neighborhood restaurants. And in this Good Company, Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson shows us how a couple of 21-year-olds browsing...

Good Company: Patina

With the holidays just around the corner, it's nice to have those stand-by gifts. You know something to give just in case you get an unexpected package. There's one store perfect for those very situations. It's a staple here in communities all over the metro and as Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson shows us in this Good Company, Patina is...

Good Company: Plush Pumpkin

Once Halloween is over, that spooky store aisle comes down and Christmas trees pop up. But there's a season retailers miss in between there – Fall! A Saint Paul mom set out to change that 15-years-ago and her company has become wildly successful. Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson introduces us to Plush Pumpkin.