Recent News

May 06, 2015

SW LRT Update Met Council seeks to slash price of $2-billion light rail project
Historyapolis Unearthing the history of the Bohemian Flats
City Hall Update Strong support shown for proposed repeal of lurking, spitting ordinances
Voices You Are My Sunshine

May 05, 2015

News Community solar projects start taking shape
Voices How to prepare for the dog flu
News Calhoun top of class in lake grades report
News Twin Cities attracted all-time record number of visitors in 2014
Schools Nearing 105, and still the “perpetual volunteer”
Biz Buzzes Mothers set down birth stories in new workshop
News Building an archive of transgender history
City Hall Update Nicollet Mall redesign assessment plan clears hurdle
Notes Parklet on the way to Canteen at 33rd & Bryant
Everyday Gardener Add some natives to your garden
Voices Downsizing for moms
Voices Color me happy
Voices Hot intersections: 29th Ave NE & Johnson Street
Voices For us by us

May 04, 2015

Voices Assessing the viability of the soccer stadium proposal
Get Out Guide Minneapolis Bike Week, Explore Downtown Living and more
SW LRT Update Will the Southwest LRT trains ever arrive?
Book Notes A Twin Cities bucket list
News New federal safety standards for oil trains released

May 03, 2015

Crime Reports Police track burglary trend
Notes American Ninja Warrior contestant teaches "super powers for every girl"
Biz Buzzes Prairie Dogs settles in on Lake Street
Biz Buzzes Wedge Co-op looks to sell off organic farm
Biz Buzzes Uptown Plumbing, Heating and Cooling offers community center at 36th & Bryant
Notes Nicollet-East Harriet Business Association distributes facade improvement grants

May 02, 2015

Video Students walk out for Black Lives Matter protest

May 01, 2015

Letter to the editor AutoZone, really?
News Storytelling a key tool for Will Steger’s Climate Generation
Notes Minneapolis Toy Library kicks off in May
News New AutoZone store prompts "Taste of Windom" to support local shops

Apr 30, 2015

Voices The bum at the river
News Students, teachers at Advocates for Human Rights’ school in Nepal survive earthquake
Biz Buzzes Lunds & Byerlys launches CSA pickup
News This weekend is Bryn Mawr’s big sale

Apr 29, 2015

News Hundreds march downtown in solidarity with Baltimore
Parks Two new playgrounds to open in Southwest Minneapolis

Apr 28, 2015

Civic Beat Portion of North Minneapolis selected for federal Promise Zone designation
Art Beat MIA launches campaign to add "monumental" sculpture
Letter to the editor Thanks to Senator Dibble for walking and biking leadership

Apr 27, 2015

City Hall Update City Council poised to approve paid parental leave policy
Parks Park Board opens public boat launches May 1
City Hall Update Council committee approves cable TV franchise agreement with CenturyLink
News Motels agree to new regulations
Notes Diamond Lake neighbors rally support for car accident victim
Biz Buzzes Paperback Exchange celebrates 40 years
Biz Buzzes Calhoun Square polls the crowd on vacant retail
News Photo project reveals veterans’ dual identities
SW LRT Update Price tag of Southwest LRT nears $2 billion

Apr 24, 2015

Get Out Guide A Kentucky Derby party, MayDay parade and more
Schools Barton principal resigns

Apr 22, 2015

Civic Beat Rep. Dehn calls for Becker legislator to apologize for 'offensive' North Minneapolis comment
News The Wedge wants to help renters in need

Apr 21, 2015

News Metro Transit demonstrates all-electric bus
Voices Super Cynthia of South Lyndale
Civic Beat Kahn secures funding in House bill to combat terrorist recruitment
Notes Submissions now accepted for ninth annual BLEND Awards
News Whittier organization urging faith communities to divest from fossil fuels
News Midtown scrutinizes electricity consumption
City Hall Update City seeking feedback on protected bikeways plan
Development Lander Group pitches apartments at 3535 Grand
Biz Buzzes Young Dance teaches dancers of all abilities
Letter to the editor Another stadium, really?

Apr 20, 2015

Notes Neighborhoods create home loan cooperative
Biz Buzzes Jungle Theater names new Artistic Director
News 1800 Lake ends groundwater pumping
Biz Buzzes Closing: Paper Hat
Notes Coffee shops host conversations with cops
Voices Burroughs club inspires next generation of birders
Civic Beat City hosting open data forum April 27
News Federal order mandates oil trains reduce speeds in cities

Apr 17, 2015

News Will Steger Foundation collecting Minnesota climate stories
Art Beat The pop heard round the globe
City Hall Update City Council advances agenda supporting low-wage workers
Parks Park Board approves Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, Cowles Conservatory concept

Apr 16, 2015

Parks Park Board says no to ditching 10 mph speed limit on bike paths
Real Estate Architects weigh in on living small
Voices Practicing self-care as a caregiver
Voices A homegrown movement uniting joyful cyclists around the world
Real Estate A room of one’s own
Schools Southwest High School addition project underway

Apr 15, 2015

City Hall Update Hodges criticizes financing plan for soccer stadium
News Neighborhoods Organizing for Change raising money for people impacted by West Broadway fire
Real Estate Spring housing market off to strong start
Voices Mid-century mod right on Franklin
Video Collecting art through acts of kindness
Video Art that pops
Mpls Wishlist Two wishes for Linden Hills
Letter to the editor A living wage for student success
Civic Beat City workforce report provides snapshot of employee demographics

Apr 14, 2015

News Road construction season now in high gear

Apr 09, 2015

Biz Buzzes Matchbox Theater's first production is on stage
City Hall Update Project proposed next to Linden Hills Sebastian Joe's moves ahead

Apr 08, 2015

Voices Let there be light
Voices Love and light in Linden Hills
Notes Brothers planning to give away 5,000 trees on Earth Day
Get Out Guide A film fest, Twins baseball, plus Rock the Cradle