Monthly Archives: January 2010

School Choice Due

Please remember that school choice cards are due this Sunday, January 31st. You can complete it online at http://schoolchoice.mpls.k12.mn.us/ or submit a paper copy that is available at schools (post marked or received by January 31st). Who needs …

H1N1 Clinic at Stewart Park

The Minneapolis Department of Health and Family Support and the Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board are working with the Minnesota Visiting Nurses Association to offer a series of free H1N1 vaccination clinics at 14 Minneapolis parks between Feb. …

Minneapolis Police Precinct 3 (Sector 1) Update

See the file for the most recent update from the Precinct about work done in our Sector. Thanks to the Minneapolis Police Department for providing us with this information.

Burglary Prevention Info – 3rd Precinct MPD

Burglary Tip of the Week – What you can do before the burglar shows up at your door. We’re starting a series of weekly tips about burglary and burglary prevention. The information is in the attachment to this bulletin. If you are having trouble op…

Young Somalis

This is a video preview of an upcoming MPR project. The stats are sad, but it is the reality of our neighbors. Here is a link to the entire project: Civil War Kids

Icy Sidewalks

I went for a run this morning and was overall pleased with the quality of snow and ice removal along my route. Several landlords still need to clean up their properties. I feel the county did an excellent job on the LRT trail from the Metrodome to…

Neighbor Wins Award

Taken from the Star Tribune: Allison Boisvert, the social justice minister at the Pax Christi Catholic Community in Eden Prairie, spent Martin Luther King Day being toasted as one of four recipients of the Keep the Dream Alive Award. The award, pr…

A Partnership of Diabetics

A Partnership of Diabetics meets weekly to help diabetics help each other.

Meet MPS Superintendent Candidate Feb 2

The Minneapolis Board of Education will host meetings on February 1, 2 and 3 to introduce the community to Bernadeia Johnson, current Deputy Superintendent of the Minneapolis Public Schools and single candidate for the superintendent position bein…

Neighborhood Sustainability Conference March 12-13

Twin Cities Sustainable Communities Conference, March 12 & 13 2010 Linking Citizens and Cities for Sustainable Communities Central Lutheran Church, 333 12th Street South, Minneapolis 55404 (next to the Minneapolis Convention Center) Local Governme…