City of Minneapolis to host open houses to gather public input on Accessory Dwelling Units (Mother-in-Law Apartments)
Monday, 11 August 2014 15:44
On June 13, Minneapolis City Council Member Lisa Bender, Ward 10, gave notice of intent to introduce Zoning Code Text Amendment: Accessory Dwelling Units changes that would allow Accessory Dwelling Units (ADUs) in residential areas. Also known as granny flats or mother-in-law apartments, ADUs are smaller dwellings that are attached to or on the same property as existing homes.
Sheriff's office hosts Hooked on Fishing; Not Drugs
Thursday, 24 July 2014 15:53
The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office (HCSO) in partnership with the Boys & Girls Club of the Twin Cities, and the Hennepin County Sheriff Foundation, recently hosted the 7th annual Hooked on Fishing; Not Drugs event.
Nachito Herrera orchestra to perform at St. Peter's AME
Monday, 14 July 2014 16:31
The Trustee Board of St. Peter's AME Church recently sponsored Cabaret IV, an evening of music, fun, food and fellowship. The event held at the church, located at 401 E. 41st St. in south Minneapolis, attracted over 100 guests and featured performances by the church's musicians Thom West, piano; Curt Boganey, saxophone; and Daryl Boudreaux, percussions. Musical guests included Larry Sims, trumpet; Perry Trenon Graham, drums; and Lee Gatlin, bass guitar. Also appearing were vocalists Maurice Jacox, Annie Favors and Valton Henderson. Perry Trenon Graham also entertained the audience with his ventriloquism skills. Guests enjoyed food and an assortment of "mocktails," non-alcoholic drinks.
Minneapolis officer Abdulkadir meets families living at 2909 Bloomington Ave. S
Monday, 30 June 2014 03:29
Recently 50 residents living at 2909 Bloomington Ave. S. met with Minneapolis Police Officer Mukhtar Abdulkadir to find solutions to crime and safety problems that have been plaguing their neighborhood and their building.
The annual Northside summer concert series, Live on the Drive, continues it's seventh year. The unique sounds of Clocks and Clouds classical fusion will perform on Thursday, July 10th, from 6 to 8pm. The second of three concerts held outdoors this summer on the scenic Victory Memorial Drive at 34th Avenue North in Minneapolis, one of the most beautiful concert settings in the city.