Monthly Archives: June 2010

Free City Wifi

Free Wifi spots have come to Minneapolis, though only one made it to the Midtown Neighborhood. To access the free wifi hot spots provided by the city you’ll have to sit at 22nd and Chicago. Other parts of Phillips fared better with spots at10th & …

Midtown Farmers Market launches Market Bucks program

The Midtown Farmers Market (MFM) was the first market in Minneapolis to accept SNAP/EBT food support benefits in 2006 and is pleased to announce a new incentive program this season called Market Bucks for customers who use SNAP/EBT benefits. The p…

June 2010 Midtown Greenway Coalition E-news

June 2010 E-news Join in the Wondrous Whimsy at Tour de Fat 2010 Love the Greenway? Take the Greenway Challenge! Wanted: Volunteers for Gardening on the Greenway Welcome to the Neighborhood, Nice Ride Launch of the Midtown Greenway Corridor Map th…

June 25 Storms and Flooding – Pictures & Video

Last night Minneapolis got pounded by Severe Thunderstorms. We experienced hail, lots of rain, and some wind, and of course flooding. All around the city floods were being reported. I-35W was closed for awhile and kayakers were seen on streets in …

Brief History of Stewart Park

Taken from *Parks, Lakes, Trails and So Much More: An Overview of the Histories of MPRB Properties * *Stewart Field Park* * * *Location*: 26th Street and 10th Avenue South *Size*: 6.27 acres *Name*: The park was named for Levi Stewart an early Min…

Week of 6-8-10 Sector 1 Police Update

Lieutenant Rick Duncan Minneapolis Police Department Precinct 3- Sector 1 3000 Minnehaha Av S Minneapolis, MN 55406 (612) 673-5802

June 25th Breakfast with Gary: Child poverty in Minneapolis

June 25th Breakfast with Gary: Child poverty in Minneapolis This month’s Breakfast with Council Member Gary Schiff will feature former Mayor and Congressman Don Fraserand Kara Arzamendia from Children’s Defense Fund Minnesota. A recent report from…

Suspect arrested in 18th Avenue South homicide

Suspect arrested in 18th Avenue South homicide June 23, 2010 (MINNEAPOLIS) This morning the Minneapolis Police Homicide unit announced that an arrest had been made in the June 13th homicide that occurred in the 2600 block of 18th Avenue South. At …

Midtown Farmers Market – Local over Organic

The TC Daily Planet recently did a behind the scenes tour of the Midtown Farmer’s Market: Midtown Farmer’s Market: Lake Street and 22nd Avenue S, Minneapolis The Midtown Farmer’s Market in Minneapolis currently has 80 vendors, with vendors paying …

CHICAGO AVE PLANNING MEETING – June 28 – 6:30-8:30 pm, 2400 Park Ave

From: Mogush, Paul R Sent: Friday, June 18, 2010 11:27 AMSubject: Chicago Avenue Corridor Plan: June 28 Community Meeting Please join the City of Minneapolis and the Chicago Avenue Corridor Plan Steering Committee for the second of three community…