August 2007

Lori Stone to leave Seward Neighborhood Group

Executive director resigns, citing differences with SNG board

Help your trees survive the dog days of summer

How and when to water them

35W bridge over Mississippi River collapses

Structural condition of bridge called into question

Vigils at places of worship

When tragedy happens in your neighborhood

Share your thoughts about the 35W bridge collapse

I-35W Bridge was "structurally deficient," officials say

2007 study recommended work or inspections

Riverboat passengers give eyewitness accounts of bridge collapse

Minneapolis Queen was 1,000 feet from the scene of the tragedy

Updated information on traffic changes due to bridge collapse

Some roads, highway entrances and pedestrian bridges closed

Elected officials connect with neighborhoods immediately affected by disaster

Recovery, transportation and ongoing investigation discussed

Local businesses and officials discuss economic, transportation impacts of bridge collapse

Deadline for disaster relief contact is end of day, Wednesday, Aug. 8

Emergency response training can prepare residents for disaster


Homicide at University-area Radisson

Victim not affiliated with U, police say

Bridge collapse dominant theme of National Night Out

Residents near 35W bridge reflect on tragedy and look ahead to the future

Wet and weary eagle vacations in Como

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Best of Bridgeland


Officials disagree over LRT for new 35W bridge

Public meetings on LRT, bridge reconstruction set for this week

School Board and officials setting course for future of Minneapolis Public Schools

Strategic planning process seeks broad range of input

In his own words: Frank Hall's memories of Seward

Diner owner and longtime resident reminisces in 1997 interview

City awards energy, climate change grants

After Planning Commission denial, DeLaSalle decision heads to City Council

Closing of Grove Street stretch is major sticking point

Kids look to the stars


Eye On U

Let’s hope the end justifies the means


Emergency response training can prepare residents for disaster

Road Construction needs better planning

Second bloom

Oromo couple revives Cedar-Riverside flower shop

Exploring the aftermath of violence

Longfellow resident’s play is part of new spiritual theatre festival

The Fringe in Bridgeland

Annual theatre binge includes area venues

The Angler

Parade of Community Gardens is this Saturday

Tour of public gardens begins at 10 a.m.

Afrifest debuts with weekend-long celebration

Cedar-Riverside's Currie Park will host free, day-long event on Sunday

West Bank Community Coalition (WBCC)

Aug. 15, 2007, board meeting

Southeast Como Improvement Association (SECIA)

August 14, 2007, board meeting


Cliquot Club accident turns fatal, shocks neighborhood

Cliquot Club accident turns fatal, shocks neighborhood

Nothing fancy, everything tasty

Harry’s brings fine-dining flair to American classics

Wall collapses at 400 Bar, injures one

Victim reportedly suffered minor injuries

Seward Neighborhood Group (SNG)

August 22 board meeting

Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood Association (MHNA)

Aug. 21 meeting