Recent News

Apr 23, 2014

News School leaders press legislators to invest $100 million for affordable housing
Notes City hosting open house to gear up for residential construction season

Apr 22, 2014

News Light rail plans corrected after "berm" flap
Letter to the editor Keeping the paths safe and fun for all
Voices The Last Rebel Record Store
Art Beat Boxes on boxes on boxes
Voices The arrogance of the bike-path runner
Voices Dust off that bicycle!

Apr 21, 2014

News Dog attacks and kills another dog at MLK Park
News Public meeting on 36th Street bike lane scheduled
Letter to the editor Please be a responsible dog owner
Biz Buzzes Coming soon: Zambaldi Bros. beer out of Linden Hills
Biz Buzzes Late summer/early fall opening planned for Harriet's at 40th & Lyndale
News Following Armatage crime, police promise swift public alerts
News Greystar defines ‘rental condominiums’ proposed near Lake Calhoun
News Six-story Tryg's project advances with neighborhood vote to "not oppose"
Notes Penn Avenue construction is back
Notes Road work on Xerxes will stretch through the summer

Apr 18, 2014

SW LRT Update To some, light rail tunnel looks more like a berm
Audio Inside City Hall podcast featuring Council Member Andrew Johnson

Apr 17, 2014

Green Digest Cleaning up for Earth Day, weather permitting
News Building a special place for children with mental illnesses
Voices What to do when someone asks for spare change
News Council committee approves demolition of Healy house

Apr 16, 2014

News Kmart and Lyndale neighborhood weigh in on plan to reopen Nicollet
News Turning parking spaces into parklets

Apr 15, 2014

Parks Eliose Butler Wildflower Garden opens today

Apr 14, 2014

News Police find meth lab on 5100 block of Abbott
Biz Buzzes Coming soon: Honest-1 Auto Care at 60th & Portland
Biz Buzzes Mac's is open and busy on 54th Street
Biz Buzzes Wrecking permit sought for Aqua City Plumbing on Nicollet
Biz Buzzes Terrace Hair stylist relocates to Bryn Mawr
Notes New domes slated for InnerCity Tennis
Letter to the editor Vote for Anne Mavity for County Commissioner
City Hall Update Council committee approves ambitious goal to cut greenhouse gas emissions
Notes Community baby shower supports child abuse prevention work
Letter to the editor Support for the 'Fly Line'

Apr 11, 2014

News Hunger relief film debuts at film festival
Audio Inside City Hall: Podcast with Council Member Kevin Reich
City Hall Update City Council votes to lift teardown moratorium

Apr 10, 2014

Letter to the editor The consequences of increasing tuition rates
Voices Historyapolis: 'The Duty of Not Keeping Silent'

Apr 09, 2014

News Police arrest suspects in 58th & Xerxes assault; Armatage plans public safety workshop
SW LRT Update Met Council vote gives Southwest LRT the OK
Focus Real Estate Guide // In tight home lending market, a few signs of change
News Real Estate Guide // In demand: homes for sale
Voices Wait ’til next year
Voices This is what democracy looks like
Voices Vintage destinations sparkle on new lightrail corridor
Voices Know your sidewalk
Voices Farmers market economics
Food Get baking
News House repasses bill toughening bullying standards
Letter to the editor Troubled youth deserve a second chance

Apr 08, 2014

News Moving toward a zero-waste Mpls
Focus SWJ Poetry Project: Spring poetry
Focus Real Estate Guide: Luxury for lease
News Early education’s promise inspires scholarship campaign
Letter to the editor A voice of support for early learning scholarships

Apr 07, 2014

City Hall Update Glidden proposes ordinance allowing sidewalk sales
News DFL county convention adjourns without endorsing County Commissioner candidate
Parks Golf courses get short-term upgrades as Park Board ponders long-term options
Biz Buzzes Boneyard opens on Hennepin
Biz Buzzes Now open: Half Pint
News Abbott Apartments open in Stevens Square
Notes Lyndale neighborhood plans market-rate apartments on Nicollet

Apr 04, 2014

Art Beat Art Beat: Wild things
News April concerts highlight homeless youth
Voices Historyapolis: A pioneering environmentalist
Audio Inside City Hall podcast: Q&A with Health Commissioner Gretchen Musicant
News Why two neighborhoods hold most of the city's teardowns

Apr 03, 2014

Letter to the editor Council needs to help southwest residents facing big tax bills
News Council committee votes to lift teardown moratorium

Apr 02, 2014

Letter to the editor Lessons learned from moratorium
SW LRT Update Community leaders endorse shallow tunnels for light rail

Apr 01, 2014

Biz Buzzes Famous Dave's closes at 43rd & Upton
City Hall Update Measure requiring music clubs to offer free earplugs clears Council committee
City Hall Update $1 million funding increase approved for pothole repairs

Mar 31, 2014

Letter to the editor Marion Greene is the right choice for County Commissioner
Biz Buzzes Rye Deli closes on Hennepin
Food Détente in Uptown
Focus Camp Guide: iCamp
Focus Camp Guide: Brainstorming at the Bakken
SW LRT Update Met Council staff recommends shallow tunnels for light rail
Focus Camp Guide: Small Stage, Big Creativity
News Film festival showcases cinema from all over the globe
Letter to the editor Marion Greene sees the big picture

Mar 30, 2014

Notes Lyndale Neighborhood Association jumps into minimum wage effort
News CPM Development considers a new project at northwest corner of Lake & James
Biz Buzzes Apartments and retail slated for former Beek's Pizza site on Lyndale
Biz Buzzes Now open: Uptown area barter and trade group
Biz Buzzes Kyatchi opens at 38th & Nicollet
News Calhoun Square awaits another remodel under local buyer
Biz Buzzes A meteorologist for bikers
Biz Buzzes Accent Arts, Calhoun Chiropractic Clinic continue long run at Lake & James

Mar 28, 2014

Biz Buzzes Prairie Dogs sausage maker eyes Uptown space
News Hotline with free legal advice for renters expands to Mpls April 1
City Hall Update Council approves Hodges' nominations for several dept. heads
Letter to the editor Elevate the trails in Kenilworth

Mar 27, 2014

News Fertile ground for foodies