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Do Minneapolis Thieves love these cars?
September 3, 2009 – 9:09 am | No Comment
Do Minneapolis Thieves love these cars?

Auto theft is down nationwide, but old Honda Accords and Civics are still being pilfered for their parts.
I found this article over at Forbes.com and wanted to give Minneapolitans a heads up on our local …

Population growth In the Twin Cities despite economy
September 1, 2009 – 8:44 am | No Comment
Population growth In the Twin Cities despite economy

Home values may be down, but the population of the Twin Cities Metro is trending the ‘other’ way. The Metropolitan Council estimates that the number of people living in the Twin Cities Metro grew to 2.87 million in 2008

Target Field finished… to fans and team officials delight
August 30, 2009 – 9:58 pm | No Comment
Target Field finished… to fans and team officials delight

For Melissa Mapes, it’s a dream come true. The loyal fan won a Twins Territory contest and the chance to be the

New Apple: SweeTango could compete with Honeycrisp
August 29, 2009 – 5:46 pm | No Comment
New Apple: SweeTango could compete with Honeycrisp

High above, on the bluffs which overlook Lake Pepin, sits a nearly perfect place to grow hundreds of acres of apples

MN Department of Health Say they’re ready for H1N1 this flu season
August 26, 2009 – 12:30 pm | No Comment
MN Department of Health Say they’re ready for H1N1 this flu season

Officials at the Minnesota Department of Health say they’re ready to handle an H1N1 outbreak — if the latest forecast comes

2009 Attractions at the Minnesota State Fair
August 25, 2009 – 12:40 pm | No Comment
2009 Attractions at the Minnesota State Fair

News release provided by mnstatefair.org– The 2009 Minnesota State Fair runs Thursday, Aug. 27 through Labor Day, Sept. 7. Along with all the traditional favorites, this year’s fair features dozens of new attractions and exhibits, …

Next Stimulus Package: ‘Cash for Appliances’
August 24, 2009 – 12:16 pm | No Comment
Next Stimulus Package: ‘Cash for Appliances’

As “Cash for Clunkers” comes to an end, this fall the government looks to use another stimulus package that aims to boost home appliance sales for a struggling Industry as well as get new energy …

Brett Favre signs and Vikings ticket sales soar
August 20, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Brett Favre signs and Vikings ticket sales soar

Click here to watch Favre arrive on Tuesday It should surprise no one that Vikings ticket sales soared Tuesday after Brett Favre signed with the team

Festival Updates from Directory of Minneapolis
August 19, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Festival Updates from Directory of Minneapolis

With 8 days left until the “Great Minnesota Get Together”, you have one more weekend of festivals to enjoy.
Be sure to check back next week for our state fair preview.
St. Michael- St. Michael Daze and …

Senior Programs at the Minnesota State Fair in 2009
August 18, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Senior Programs at the Minnesota State Fair in 2009

With many seniors attending the state fair, this press release provided by The Minnesota State Fair should make your experience an enjoyable one.
Many programs and opportunities for senior citizens will be
featured at the 2009 Minnesota …

Municipal liquor store sales escalate, boosting cities’ bottom line.
August 17, 2009 – 11:00 am | No Comment
Municipal liquor store sales escalate, boosting cities’ bottom line.

Local Government Is on pace for record profits this year from city-owned liquor stores, thanks to money-conscious consumers who are taking “staycations” instead of traveling, and cooking at home instead of dining out in restaurants.
Fully …

Minneapolis festival update for this weekend.
August 12, 2009 – 8:00 am | No Comment
Minneapolis festival update for this weekend.

The Minneapolis area festival season is inching closer to the end of summer and “The great Minnesota get together”. But before that time comes, there Is still enough music, art and festivals to keep your …