Rep. Erik Paulsen is blogging during his trip to Israel; county fairs are hoping to get a boost to their programming from Legacy Amendment funding; vandals smashed over one hundred car windows in South Minneapolis on Saturday night; Larry Flynt’s Hollywood Hustler adult merch store has sprung up in Uptown just weeks after it was announced; the rumors are wrong, Sweets Bake Shop isn’t going anywhere; South of Canada introduces us to the top (fake) Twins twitter accounts; to relive the weekend of outdoor music, Tilia’s Augtober Fest trended on twitter on Sunday, CP has pics from the West Bank Music Festival, vita.mn has pics from Soundtown.

Photo above: Bars around Cedar Riverside filled up with music and revelers for the West Bank Music Festival.