Category Archives: Around the ‘hood

News from local businesses and organizations.

Family Fun Day 7/23 with Children’s Hospital

Children’s Hospital  is co-hosting a family fun and safety event with the Minneapolis Parks and Rec and Minneapolis police on Thursday July 23, 3-7 pm. The event will be free…

Help Shape the Public Plaza at 2225 E Lake Street

Share Ideas for Future Public Plaza Take survey to inform design plans at 2225 E Lake Street and home of the Midtown Farmers Market Plans are moving forward to redevelop…

Open Streets on Franklin & Lake Street

Hey South Minneapolis! Did you know Open Streets Minneapolis is coming your way this August? We’re so excited for a second year of Open Streets on Franklin Avenue on August 16th and for the…

East Phillips Festival June 21

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PPL Offers Training Programs

Project for Pride in Living (PPL) offers training programs, and internships to increase job skills and assist in obtaining a job in the healthcare, finance, customer service, and human services…

Cinema in the Cemetary 5/23/15

Cinema in the Cemetery returns with Buster Keaton’s, The Navigator, Memorial Day Weekend to Benefit the Pioneers and Soldiers Cemetery Fence Restoration Project Film score to be played live by…

Open Streets 2015 – Franklin Ave 8/16

I hope you’ve cleared your summer calendar – because Open Streets Minneapolis is back for 2015! This year we have eight exciting events throughout the summer – one in every part of Minneapolis! We are…

Home Buyers Workshops

PRG is offering our Home Stretch Homebuyer workshop FREE of charge to residents of the Midtown Phillips neighborhood (normally $40.00) for a limited time. We especially want to encourage individuals…

May Day Parade Info

From Councilwoman Cano: MAKE MAYDAY HAPPEN! The Ninth Ward’s most beloved rite  of Spring, In the Heart of the Beast’s Mayday Parade, is made possible by the community– that’s you…

Grease Rag Bike Shop Seeks Donations

Greetings Phillips, It’s a solicitation from us, your friendly community bike shop. The Grease Pit Bike shop collectively run and operated since 1998 serving the West Bank and Phillips communities….