Recent News

Jun 23, 2015

Biz Buzzes Club and lounge concepts planned for Lumber Exchange basement
Development HCMC CEO talks new downtown facility
City Hall Update Arneson named MPD's second in command
City Hall Update Protected bikeway plan clears hurdle

Jun 22, 2015

Biz Buzzes Normandy Kitchen will be revived in renovation project
City Hall Update Council committee approves new restrictions on flavored tobacco products
Letter to the editor Language is important when talking about autism program
Features Minneapolis residents open their doors with Airbnb
Biz Buzzes Timberwolves, Lynx open facilities in Mayo Clinic Square
News Campaign to change Lake Calhoun's name revived

Jun 19, 2015

News Urban Scholars continues into its fourth summer
City Hall Update Council authorizes negotiations to begin for East Phillips water facility
SW LRT Update Concerns about hazardous materials in light rail corridor raised
City Hall Update City Council establishes Major League Soccer stadium working group

Jun 18, 2015

Voices Making rail safety a top priority in Minnesota
News Plaque in North Loop will mark site of Bloody Friday
Biz Buzzes Northeast Farmers Market adding Grain Belt market on Thursdays

Jun 17, 2015

News Free tech support and repair at Fix-It Tech event
News Clean energy leaders push for strong Clean Power Plan
Biz Buzzes Witt + Bliss opens in D.NOLO
News City joins forces with neighborhood networking site Nextdoor

Jun 16, 2015

Transportation Green Line celebrates one-year anniversary
Green Digest EcoBLEND Badge recognizes green homes
Biz Buzzes Tattersall Distilling Co. plans cocktail room opening

Jun 15, 2015

City Hall Update Council committee OKs city staff to negotiate deal to move Water Yard to East Phillips
Development Lennar pays $13.7 million for Superior Plating site
Features Art, behind bars
Parks Neighborhood parks facing budget crunch
Get Out Guide Twin Cities Pride Festival, a downtown gallery crawl and more
Parks Park Board supt. selected for World Urban Parks board
Biz Buzzes Il Foro revives City Center's The Forum space

Jun 12, 2015

Schools Changes to autism program prompt parent concerns
Letter to the editor Criticism for the Commons
Art Beat Kitties and cowboys
News Inspired by intersections

Jun 11, 2015

Biz Buzzes City Center's Au Bon Pain is closed
Biz Buzzes Bep Eatery opens in Fifth Street Towers
Biz Buzzes Delivery startup DoorDash to launch in Minneapolis

Jun 10, 2015

Letter to the editor Tips on bird feeding
Everyday Gardener Growing food in partial shade

Jun 09, 2015

News Pop-up parks arrive downtown
News A 50-foot scale model of Minneapolis will debut at Northern Spark
News Retail janitors go on 24-hour strike
Voices A café committed to a green mission
Biz Buzzes Zen center to open in Northeast
Parks Park Board, city launch interactive map for downtown plans
City Hall Update Artists chosen for Nicollet Mall public art commissions

Jun 08, 2015

Letter to the editor Imagining what life will be like with SWLRT
News Anti-tar sands march draws 5,000 to protest extraction projects
Biz Buzzes Minnesota Nice Spice looks to Kickstarter for support
City Hall Update City weighing new restrictions on flavored tobacco
News After 50 years, Upper St. Anthony Falls Lock and Dam closes
News Scenes from Open Streets on Lyndale

Jun 05, 2015

Biz Buzzes Kit and Ace is now open in the North Loop
Biz Buzzes Atmosfere opens North Loop store
Parks Minne the Lake Creature calls Lake Calhoun its summer home
City Hall Update Council repeals spitting, lurking ordinances
Development Century-old Stevens Square building will be made into affordable housing
News Unique, nature-inspired house for sale in Northeast Minneapolis
Get Out Guide Stone Arch Bridge Fest, Open Streets, ARTCRANK and more

Jun 04, 2015

Development Developers break ground on The Encore apartments
News Nonprofit hosting free home energy workshops for Mpls residents
Development Opus reaches milestone with Xcel Energy headquarters
Art Beat Up all night again
SW LRT Update Cities home in on light rail cuts
News Minnesota United president answers questions on stadium proposal

Jun 03, 2015

Civic Beat Franken raises questions about FBI surveillance planes
News Retail janitors set to strike Tuesday
News Northeast nonprofit feeds children of migrant farmworkers
Biz Buzzes New adult boutique store opening downtown
Voices Under construction

Jun 02, 2015

Historyapolis Pioneering pedalers
News Minneapolis is the only U.S. city on worldwide bike-friendly index
Voices Waiting to go
Voices Tales from an American accountant in Australia
Voices Hot intersections — Ford Parkway & Cleveland Avenue, St. Paul
News New state law stiffens penalties for soliciting a juvenile for prostitution
Biz Buzzes Dangerous Man, Lucid Brewing staff to open North Loop brewery

Jun 01, 2015

News Marketing company YA moves downtown
News Mayo Clinic Square, once Block E, opens
News Kindness in a bag

May 31, 2015

News Mpls rally for presidential candidate Bernie Sanders draws thousands

May 29, 2015

Biz Buzzes New restaurant in Hotel Ivy opens June 1
News Study tracks carbon footprint of city's largest buildings
Letter to the editor Praise for the Tar Sands Resistance March organizers
Development Opus, Greco plan 143 more apartments for North Loop
Biz Buzzes Burnet assembles team for new Eastside concept

May 28, 2015

News ACLU report reveals stark racial disparities in low-level arrests
News Downtown march will highlight link between sex trafficking and stripping
Parks Commons concepts unveiled

May 27, 2015

News Minneapolis seeks to increase homeownership among people of color
News SafeZone back for the summer
News Environmental groups planning major anti-tar sands march
Development Mortenson plans Northeast high-rise
Letter to the editor Kudos for The Journal

May 26, 2015

News Perez promotes free community college, paid leave policies
Biz Buzzes Lee’s Liquor Lounge changing hands
City Hall Update City Council members hosting rail safety forum June 18
Biz Buzzes Mixed Blood Theatre launches $2.4 million expansion campaign

May 22, 2015

Get Out Guide Movies in the park, Memory Lanes Block Party and more