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InIrie plays The Beat on April 6

Confessions of a Music Junkie By Bruce Cochran One of the best things about seeing live local music is getting the chance to catch a band as they search for … Continue reading

April 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

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PrimeBar Gets the Boot

Abrupt ending catches patrons off guard By Bruce Cochran When a fairly new restaurant opens and weathers a long winter with little pedestrian traffic, you would expect they’d be clamoring … Continue reading

April 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Watch the Forum Video Online- Ward 10 City Council Candidates March 28, 2013

Appearances and contact info from left to right Ken Bradley.612-367-6715 http://www.kenforten.org Meg Tuthill. 612-377-3123 http://www.megtuthill.com Lisa Bender. 612-669-3286 http://www.votelisabender.com Kendal Killian. 612-234-2335 http://www.votekillian.org Candidates respond to questions during the March … Continue reading

March 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Wedge News becomes Community Media Partner with Twin Cities Daily Planet

The Wedge Neighborhood Newspaper is now a community media partner with the Twin Cities Daily Planet. The Twin Cities Daily Planet is an online publication connecting citizens in the Twin … Continue reading

March 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

Profiles In Leadership Seeking your vote in the 10th Ward – Ken Bradley

The Wedge Neighborhood News candidate series for the 10th Ward candidates. Every month candidates will have the opportunity to provide you with their argument for support in the November election. … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Profiles In Leadership Seeking your vote in the 10th Ward – Lisa Bender

The Wedge Neighborhood News candidate series for the 10th Ward candidates. Every month candidates will have the opportunity to provide you with their argument for support in the November election. … Continue reading

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Profiles In Leadership Seeking your vote in the 10th Ward – Meg Tuthill

The Wedge is launching a candidate series for the 10th Ward candidates. Every month candidates will have the opportunity to provide you with their argument for support in the November … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

Nightingale (Come for the food… stay for the… food)

Photo and story by Beth Marsh, Wedge Restaurant Reviewer My companion and I entered Nightingale on a Friday evening to find that only a few patrons were sitting at the … Continue reading

March 7, 2013 · Leave a comment

City Council Forum on Environment Ward 10

Forum on Environment Thursday, March 28, 7-8:30pm Bryant Square Park, 3101 Bryant Avenue The forum will be moderated by the Minneapolis League of Women Voters, and co-sponsored by the CARAG … Continue reading

March 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

LHENA Calendar

Please note that LHENA Board and committee meetings are held at Jefferson Community School, 1200 26th Street, in the Media Center, Room 204, unless otherwise indicated.   Mon., Mar. 6, … Continue reading

March 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Jefferson School News – Plant Sale ends March 8

Plant Sale Fundraiser Order your beautiful flowers and plants by March 8 and help support Jefferson School. Order forms available in the Main Office. Plants will be delivered May 8. … Continue reading

March 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Rhyme Sayer

Wedge Resident hosts World Championship Poety Slam, March 6-9. Cynthia French is a writer and spoken word artist living in Lowry Hill East. She has been involved with the poetry slam … Continue reading

March 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

City Should Allow Self Managed Special Service Districts

When it snows, the sidewalks throughout many business districts in Minneapolis are cleared of snow. Those trash cans on the sidewalks in Uptown are dumped out regularly. The trees get … Continue reading

March 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Getting You Moving – Midtown Corridor Alternatives Analysis Update

By David Greene, LHENA Community Advisory Committee representative Hello neighbors. My name is David Greene and I have been appointed to the Midtown Corridor Alternatives Analysis study Community Advisory Committee … Continue reading

March 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

New Neighborhood Businesses – Happy Earth Cleaning Service

Happy Earth Cleaning Service 2937 Lyndale Avenue Happy Earth Cleaning Service, located below the Lyndale Tap House in Suite 10, is now open. Their mission statement states, “Our goal at … Continue reading

March 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Save the Date! LHENA Annual Meeting Wed., April 17, 6-8:30pm

Gather with neighbors for music and food, run for and elect members to the Lowry Hill East Neighborhood Association (LHENA) Board of Directors and NRP Committee, learn about fun volunteer … Continue reading

March 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Ward 10 Candidates Forum

Candidate Forums Ahead All Issue Forum Tuesday, March 12, 7-8pm First Universalist Church, 3400 Dupont Avenue This event is co-sponsored by the the League of Women Voters of Minneapolis and … Continue reading

March 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

March issue Wedge Neighborhood News available online

The March issue of the Wedge Neighborhood Newspaper is now online and available to view on any device from Scribd.com/wedgenewsmpls The paper edition will be delivered the weekend of March … Continue reading

February 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

LHENA Board Waits for Density

Board votes down French Meadow lot rezoning French Meadow, 2610 Lyndale Avenue, has proposed a 36-space interim parking lot on the former Rex Hardware site, 2601-07 Lyndale. French Meadow is … Continue reading

February 28, 2013 · Leave a comment

Table Tennis Tuesday

Ongoing Table Tennis Tuesdays Every Tuesday at 12PM in the Intermedia Arts Gallery! Ping Pong table is available all day to allow for open play and a good break from … Continue reading

February 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

Seattle’s Top Muralist is in Town and Looking for Walls

By Vanessa Moore Ardolino Cult Status Gallery is currently playing host to one of Seattle’s most prolific muralists and he’s up for hire. To learn more about what makes Ryan … Continue reading

February 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Jefferson Community School Bookfair

Ends Friday February 15th Anyone can support Jefferson Community School and buy great books for kids and a few books that appeal to grown ups too! This is a great … Continue reading

February 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

On Puppy Mills

Hey, Katie K-9 By Katie Riopel Have you bought a puppy lately? Did you buy it from a pet store? Did you find an ad in the newspaper or on … Continue reading

February 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

Things to Watch for in Uptown in 2013

 By Thatcher Imboden What will likely make headlines in 2013 in Uptown? I’ll take a stab at predicting what will take place in 2013. There will be a robust city … Continue reading

February 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Letter to the Editor

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Cindy Sherman Reveals ‘some’ at the Walker

By Vanessa Moore Ardolino, Wedge Arts Reviewer In an exhibit featuring over 150 images of the same woman, one would think that the Walker Art Gallery’s “Cindy Sherman,” would actually … Continue reading

February 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Four Saturdays, Four “Play” Dates at Bryant Lake Bowl

By Vanessa Moore Ardolino Leave the snow pants at home and spend the day with your kids at Bryant Lake Bowl. Is there a better way to beat cabin fever … Continue reading

February 8, 2013 · Leave a comment

Possible Streetcar to Run Down Nicollet

Wedge residents, how would you like to take a streetcar Downtown from nearby Nicollet? See proposed interactive map of future streetcar line here. Nicollet-Central Transit Alternatives Study is now underway. … Continue reading

February 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Outdoor Skating and Hockey Rinks

Rinks are now open. When winter settles in, lace up your skates or grab a hockey stick! 47 outdoor ice rinks at 22 parks citywide opened in December. Many offer … Continue reading

February 5, 2013 · 1 Comment

Annual Historic Preservation Home Improvement Funding Deadline Feb. 28, 2013

Exciting opportunity for home restoration projects! The Lowry Hill East Neighborhood Association (LHENA) Neighborhood Revitalization Committee has opened funding for its annual historic exterior home improvement program. All residential property … Continue reading

February 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

2700 Hennepin Site Proposal Resurrects Brownfield

Nolan proposes 1-story commercial for former gas station By Bruce Cochran Nolan Properties Group presented a new development for 2700 Hennepin at the January 9, Lowry Hill East Neighborhood Association … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

LHENA Calendar

LHENA Calendar, The Wedge – Lowry Hill East Neighborhood Association Mon, Feb. 6, 7pm LHENA Neighborhood Revitalization Committee The Neighborhood Revitalization Committee regularly meets the first Wednesday of every month … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Bicyclist Safety and Crashes

The 2011 Minneapolis Bicycle Master Plan calls for a 10 percent annual reduction in the number of bicyclist-motorist crashes. To better understand what is causing crashes and to meet reduction … Continue reading

February 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hot Fun for Valentine’s Day

By Vanessa Moore Ardolino, Wedge Arts Reviewer Ooh La la! Uptown is going to heat up this Valentine’s Day! Both Bryant Lake Bowl (BLB) and Jungle Theater are planning nights … Continue reading

February 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Prohibition – Followed by 78 years of the CC Club

Club sold, personality not The CC Club has been a part of the Minneapolis bar scene since the 1930’s. After 28 years, owners Mo and Sharon Emard and Linda Rauen … Continue reading

February 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

February issue now available

The February issue of the Wedge Neighborhood Newspaper is now online and available to view on any device from Scribd.com/wedgenewsmpls Profile of Ward 10 City Council Candidate, Meg Tuthill Arts … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Sign-ed On: Spill the Wine and Golden Leaf share new building

  This “Park in Rear” vintage sign above 907 Lake St. will receive a restoration as part of Golden Leaf Tobacco’s move from Lake St. and Hennepin Ave. Golden Leaf’s … Continue reading

February 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cats on Parade at Flanders Gallery

By Vanessa Moore Ardolino, Wedge Arts Reviewer While I was doing my arts reviewer thing – dutifully studying artist Denise Rouleau’s technique on a miniature cat figurine – at the … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

City Council Ward 10 Debate

Save the Date for Debate! Green Debate planned for 10th Ward candidates, March 28 Sponsored by Uptown neighborhood Green Teams and moderated by a trained member of the League of … Continue reading

January 31, 2013 · Leave a comment

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