Recent News

Dec 19, 2014

Art Beat A new gallery to house SooVAC’s growing ambitions
Notes Neighborhoods request ski trail grooming at Lake Calhoun

Dec 18, 2014

Food Top new eats of 2014
Parks Park Board approves Downtown East park deal
Voices How to keep your pet fit during the winter
Voices Thank You, Southwest!

Dec 17, 2014

Voices The great Southwest Minneapolis crime drop continues
Get Out Guide A rundown of New Year's Eve events
Civic Beat County board approves 2.1 percent property tax levy increase

Dec 16, 2014

News Minneapolis schools superintendent resigns
Voices A friend’s kind legacy lives on
Voices Metro Blooms Recognizes Gardeners Who Beautify, Inspire and Conserve
Voices My lucky 25: The year in gratitude
Voices Building the city’s sewer system was an ambitious, dangerous undertaking
Notes Black Sheep's Eat Street location gets official opening
News Eyes on the FAA

Dec 15, 2014

News Lake and Knox LLC, city reach settlement agreement
Letter to the editor A fan of the 35W pillars
City Hall Update City receives $2.7M grant to ensure services are distributed equitably
Parks Parks-themed retailer launches online
Voices A house divided cannot stand
Parks Park Board approves 2015 budget

Dec 14, 2014

News Lake and Knox LLC offers to flood basement to stop water flow
News Uptown Church opens on 31st Street
News Kmart appraisal underway in project to reopen Nicollet
Biz Buzzes Lucia's changes hands
News Joe's Chicken Shack building under renovation
Biz Buzzes In the spotlight: Lakewinds Food Co-op
Biz Buzzes Nespresso Boutique-in-shop inside Kitchen Window

Dec 12, 2014

Art Beat Holidays, Soviet style

Dec 11, 2014

News Light walk will be focal point for redesigned Nicollet Mall
City Hall Update City Council passes 2015 budget after emotional debate

Dec 10, 2014

Schools Schools Notebook: School Board votes to raise members’ pay
City Hall Update Police Department, City Attorney’s Office directed to study misdemeanor arrests

Dec 09, 2014

News Police report attempted sexual assault
Development CPM Development plans mixed-use project at 1708, 1714 W. Lake
News 1800 Lake court hearing set for Dec. 15
Biz Buzzes New Saguaro restaurant launches weekend brunch
Biz Buzzes Jersey Mike's takes over Dunn Bros spot at 1504 W. Lake
City Hall Update Council committee approves agreement with Park Board for Downtown East park
Biz Buzzes Korean BBQ opening soon in Uptown
Letter to the editor Palmisano should budget by our values

Dec 08, 2014

City Hall Update City launches open data portal
Letter to the editor Pillars v. pedestrians?
Parks Park Board would own Downtown East park under new proposal

Dec 05, 2014

City Hall Update Granny flats ordinance clears Council
City Hall Update City Council votes to ban e-cigs in indoor public places
Parks Nokomis-Hiawatha Regional Park could get a natural-style makeover
City Hall Update Hodges joins fast-food workers in calling for higher pay
News Minnesotans are giving more to charity

Dec 04, 2014

News Police target Lake Street, Uptown business district during holiday shopping season
Notes Cherry trees for sale
Notes Lynnhurst Holiday Bazaar is Saturday, Dec. 6
Biz Buzzes Pop-up tasting previews new restaurant by David Hahne
Biz Buzzes Prairie Dogs Hot Dogs headed to Lake Street
News Scenes from #TCShutItDown protest
News Soo Visual Arts Center moving
Voices Why I pushed to lower the proposed property tax levy increase

Dec 03, 2014

City Hall Update Glidden, Reich introducing ordinance setting minimum standard for city's investment in public art
Schools Beta testing a new budgeting model
Art Beat High contrast
News 'Remarkable year' strikes a chord with the Minnesota Orchestra
Voices Pillorying the new 35W pillars
Voices SWJ Poetry Project: Winter Poems
City Hall Update Bike advocates deliver thousands of postcards to City Hall

Dec 02, 2014

Food Spoon fed
Voices When a house is more than its bricks and mortar
Voices Seed storing and bulb forcing
Voices Nye’s: The long goodbye
Biz Buzzes Starbucks takes a new storefront on Hennepin
Notes Snow angels in Lynnhurst
Biz Buzzes Salt Cave expands on Nicollet
Development A redesign of MoZaic East at Lagoon & Fremont
Notes ESL volunteers needed in Lyndale neighborhood
Features Magers & Quinn: The secret of its staying power

Dec 01, 2014

News A bright idea
Voices What to do when a pet has urinary incontinence
Get Out Guide Holiday parties, winter biking and more
City Hall Update 2015 budget in City Council’s court

Nov 25, 2014

Schools Superintendent aims to eliminate suspension disparities
Schools Schools Notebook: Report on discipline investigation released
News A new beginning

Nov 21, 2014

News Metro shoppers poised to spend big this season, survey says
Transportation I-35W Bus Rapid Transit line gets federal approval
News Leaders respond to Obama’s immigration plan

Nov 20, 2014

Biz Buzzes A haberdashery hidden on Blaisdell
City Hall Update Public Works seeking $42 million to rehab 10th Avenue Bridge
Biz Buzzes Meet new and expanded shops at 50th & Xerxes
SW LRT Update Park Board hires firm to study Southwest LRT tunnel option
City Hall Update Granny flats ordinance clears hurdle

Nov 19, 2014

Parks Sewer rehab work near Lake Harriet will continue through winter
Biz Buzzes Independent retailers team up for Plaid Friday
Voices Toward a more peaceful post-#pointergate union
Voices Unearthing the history of a Minneapolis sanatorium
Voices Coping with a demanding holiday season
News Minnesota businesses earn high rankings in LGBT index
Voices What we should take away from #pointergate

Nov 18, 2014

City Hall Update City Council hears pleas for more affordable housing dollars
News Targeting talent
Biz Buzzes New speakeasy-style bar opening in Lyn-Lake