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2 hrs ago | City Pages
St. Paul police are asking for help finding Kika, a white poodle-Yorkie mix that was stolen outside a SuperAmerica at 970 W. University Ave. in St. Paul just after 5 p.m. Saturday. Paul Paulos, spokesperson for the St. Paul Police Department, tells us Kiko's owners tied her up to a trashcan outside the gas station before going inside.
3 hrs ago | Daily Star
Mia Bloom, a professor at the centre for terrorism and security studies at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell, said: "They are targeting these young girls in a very predatory way - the way child sex abusers target young children." Some of the girls, according to a report in The Times, are lured through social media and al-Shamikha, a glossy magazine dubbed the "Jihad Cosmo".
7 hrs ago | TwinCities
Homeowners from St. Anthony Park's homier residential streets to the north consider the restaurant and taproom a fitting addition to the area, which has sometimes struggled to balance the needs of residents and industry. The St. Anthony Park Community Foundation's 15th anniversary celebration marks a coming of age of sorts for both the organization -- the first and only one of its kind in the metro -- and a number of related planning efforts.
Join Eastside Meals on Wheels for its second annual Mission Nutrition Dining Edition. If you enjoy a bite at a participating restaurant on Thursday, September 18th, a portion of what you spend helps provide warm nutritious meals for older adults in Northeast & Southeast Minneapolis, and St. Anthony Village.
More than half the tenured faculty members of the University of St. Thomas theology department have sent an open letter to Archbishop John Nienstedt insisting the "pastoral state of the archdiocese is not sustainable" without significant changes. "The people of God rightly expect bishops to be good stewards of the Lord's household," said the letter, sent to Nienstedt on Friday and distributed publicly Monday.
CPM Cos. has proposed a six-story, 45-unit apartment building on the southwest corner of Lagoon Avenue and Irving Avenue in Minneapolis.
In her first seven years practicing law, Molly Given has gained a reputation for being a "go-to associate" at the Minneapolis law firm of Bowman and Brooke LLP, according to her colleagues. At the national product defense firm handling primarily life sciences cases, "Molly already functions consistently at a partner level and handles all aspects of litigation," Alana Bassin, Bowman and Brooke co-managing partner, said in nominating Given as an Up and Coming Attorney.
Last week, Joyce Truong and Will Xiong, owners of Vellee Deli, put up a cryptic video letting their ravenous fans know about some big news: Downtown's premier Asian-Mexican fusion truck will soon be getting its own brick-and-mortar location. The new spot is set to open sometime this winter, but its exact location is still under wraps.
Abda Nebi, 19, poses with some of his tools he uses for electronics projects at Leonardo's Basement in St. Paul on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014.
Minneapolis,MN - Sitting on the corners of Diamond lake rd and Stevens Ave south is a southwestern American styled building who's white outer finish and architecture makes me recheck my GPS device and reassure myself that this is indeed the The Museum of Russian arts. Once inside I am greeted by museum staff and find a treasure trove of stunning artwork.
If you talk to Adam Thielen's high school football coach about his first NFL player, you can't talk about just football. "He also at one time was our all-time leading scorer in basketball," Detroit Lakes coach Flint Motschenbacher said.
The charming historic home is decorated from top to bottom with a mix of harvest-themed new, repurposed and vintage furnishings and accessories. Spaces include a porch embellished with bold plaids and stripes, a living room mingling soft fall colors and textures and two dramatic tabletops - one naturalistic and one modern.
Papa Murphy's Holdings Inc., the Vancouver-based parent of Papa Murphy's take-and-bake pizza chain, said Friday it has acquired nine Papa Murphy's stores in Minneapolis, Minn., from a single franchisee for $3.4 million. The company completed the acquisition of the stores in mid-August, bringing the company-owned store count to 24 units in the Minneapolis market.
Milwaukee-based Fe Equus Development and Chicago-based Aparium Hotel Group have submitted plans to the city of Minneapolis to convert the five-story Jackson Building at 300 Washington Ave. N. into a 120-room hotel, according to city documents. The Minneapolis Planning Commission Committee of the Whole is scheduled to discuss the project for the first time Sept.
Opus recently completed construction of the Venue at Dinkytown, a mixed-use student housing and retail complex. It's the third Minneapolis apartment project Opus opened in the past month.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 10:05 am
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