Monthly Archives: June 2013

Somali Independence Day Celebrations Sunday

Somali Independence Day is July 1st. Somalia gained independence from Britian and Italy in 1960. Wikipedia has more information. This year’s local celebration is June 30 at Lake and Blaisdell….

Greenway Glow – Recap

Watch this short video from the TC Daily Planet about this past weekend’s Greenway Glow: http://youtu.be/JK-KmW0-SxU  

Tree removal and storm response efforts continue in Minneapolis

Hopefully you and your family and friends all survived the storm without harm.  Below is information from the Minneapolis Park Board and the City of Minneapolis about how to get…

Bikes, Beer and 50 Amazing Art Projects: Don’t Miss the Greenway Glow this Saturday, June 22!

From the Greenway Coalition: The Greenway Glow is only days away!  We are still need lots of volunteers.   Click here to view  volunteer opportunities and sign up for a shift.  We…

Meet Crime Prevention Specialists

Many of you that I’ve talked to recently have expressed a willingness to be a contact person or block leader for the 3rd Precinct, and work with us to make…

Bike Cops for Kids Summer Kick-off Event

MPD BIKE COPS SUMMER KICK-OFF EVENT AT CHILDREN’S HOSPITALS AND CLINICS OF MINNESOTA     WHAT:              MPD Bike Cops for Kids 5th annual summer kick-off event, during which toys and gifts will…

Weekly Police Update – 6/15/13

 Sector One – 3rd Precinct – Minneapolis Police Dept. June 15, 2013   Because of an increase in garage burglaries in the 3rd Precinct, officers have been making “alley sweeps”. Last week…

28th Street Construction Update – Chicago Ave

Construction activities will commence in the Chicago Avenue & 28th Street intersection on Monday, June 17, 2013. The construction schedule has been modified at the request of Abbott Northwestern Hospital…

See Up Tonight at Stewart Park

This is a message sent late Friday night about seeing the movie Up tonight at Bob Casey field at Stewart Park.   Hello all, I am pleased to announce that…

Earth Explorers Program

Do you know youth ages 11-14 that are still looking for a FREE summer program?  We still have spots open for our summer prorgam which will be from 12-4:30 all summer.  Starts…