March 2007

The man behind the chair

After crash and recovery, Pete the barber is back to work

The Blizzard of 2007

Cinderella season ends at title game for Matthews Park 10U hockey team

East Lake Library reopens Saturday, March 3

Renovated facility features new amenities and services in a bright, open space

Angler March 2007

Tell us what's happening in your corner of Bridgeland! Send neighborhood news to Linda Lincoln at

Seward Seen — Mercy Me!

What is that Wonder Bread box outside Welna Hardware?

Minneapolis Vows To Protect Rapson Library

from Preservation Online, online magazine of the National Trust for Historic Preservation

Snow emergency

School activities and classes canceled due to blizzard

Prospect Park East River Road Improvement Association (PPERRIA)

Feb. 26, 2007, membership and board meeting

A virtuoso at the floating world

Renowned oboist Merilee Klemp crosses the river for Midori’s Japanese cuisine

Seward Neighborhood Group (SNG)

Feb. 28 board meeting

South Minneapolis Housing & Home Improvement Fair

This Saturday at South High School

City should consider alternative snowplow

Letter to the editor

KFAI celebrates International Women's Day with 24 hours of programming

Other events happening this month

Southeast Como Improvement Association (SECIA)

March 6, 2007, board meeting

Community engagement should engage the community


Brazen Wells Fargo robber patronizes Franklin Avenue shops while police respond

Suspect who bought liquor and sandwich is still at large

Frank Gehry designs expansion for Weisman Museum

New wings “complete” architect’s original concept and add river-view cafe

Pratt School public meeting scheduled for Monday, March 19

Parents, residents and school representatives to discuss possible school closing

Bridgeland sports teams make for memorable St. Patty’s Day

High school girls, U of M teams battled for state, league and national championships March 17

Longfellow Community Council (LCC)

Mar. 15 board meeting

Nicollet Island East Bank Neighborhood Association (NIEBNA)

Mar. 19 board meeting:

Tuttle and Pratt: more than a merger

Tuttle could close middle school, move K–5 program into Pratt building

Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood Association (MHNA)

March 20 board meeting

Bunge Tower redevelopment to begin this month

Developer to discuss impact of demolition at March 28 public meeting at Van Cleve Community Center

West Bank Community Coalition Board (WBCC)

March 21, 2007, board meeting

Tuttle/Pratt merger mobilizes Southeast parents and school supporters

Tuttle supporters to meet tonight at 7 p.m., Tuttle School

Prospect Park East River Road Improvement Association (PPERRIA)

March 26, 2007, membership and board meeting

Crime in the neighborhoods

Looking back at 5-year trends — and forward to the future

The new Queen Anne

Marcy-Holmes renovation revives old house—and memories

U Impact Survey — response in vain?

West Bank — an immigrant ‘warehouse’?

Causes and symptoms of Somali youth issues

Report reveals the roots and reality of youth crime