December 2008

The Island of Lead-based Toys

Turn it down when you're not around

Programmable home thermostat offer for Seward and Longfellow residents ends Dec. 15

SNG newsletter, December

unedited, as emailed from Seward Neighborhood Group (SNG)

Southeast Como Improvement Association (SECIA)

December 4, 2007 board meeting

Seward Co-op breaks ground on Riverside Market site

Project funding includes first assistance from city's 'Great Streets' program

Midtown Eco Energy public meeting is Thursday, Dec. 13

Public comment period on controversial biomass burner closes Jan. 14

Marcy-Holmes Neighborhood Association (MHNA)

Dec. 11 meeting

Hard Times will reopen Saturday, Dec. 15

West Bank cafe emerges sparkling from 'bureaucratic red tape'

Help Cadillac and Cornbread get out of town

‘Blues Day’ fundraiser concert is Tuesday, Dec. 18 at Eagles Club


West Bank nonprofit awarded for innovation in serving East African Women

Weavers' group particpates in Gaviidae gift store

Made in Bridgeland

Buying local is the gift that gives back

Sanford Job Corps offers snow shoveling, more

Sanford Job Corps offers snow shoveling, more

The anti-Christmas Carol at Bedlam, Dec. 3–7

University Baptist madrigal dinners, Dec. 5–6

The ghosts of Christmas productions past

The Guthrie brings Dickens’ Carol to life for 34th season


Patricia Cumbie reading, Dec. 9

Bedlam serves up mock 'Seagull' with four-course holiday meal

West Bank troupe spoofs the holidays with first dinner theatre production

1920s-style New Year’s Eve gala to benefit Emergency Foodshelf Network

Three Sons Signature Cuisine presents 'Moonshine on the Mississippi'












Christmas praise concert, Dec. 14

Seward businesses host shopping day, Dec. 13

Vote for the best-decorated shop

Rash of armed robberies plagues Midtown Greenway, Hiawatha trail UPDATED 12-12

Bikers will 'Take Back the Greenway' with ride on Dec.13




Florence Court development moves ahead

Developer, neighborhood agree on new construction, historic renovation

Smelly pole raises stink in Seward

Residents ask Xcel Energy to stop installing penta-treated utility poles

Southeast Como Improvement Association Dec. 2, 2008 board meeting

Governor’s Award for Pollution Prevention Feb. 11, new board members, board officer elections, public apology

West Bank Community Coalition — Dec. 17, 2008 board meeting

New board members and officers, CURA grant awarded for “culture of peace” project, LED lighting, safety issues, landscaping at Cedars, Central Corridor utility boxes

Seward Neighborhood Group, Dec. 10, 2008 board meeting

Three new SNG staffmembers; Neighborhood Community Engagement Commission representatives; Financial report; Xcel Hiawatha substation; Seward Childcare Co-op; mental health facility at Bystrom Bros. site?