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Canadian franchise remodels and opens in White Castle’s old location

Posted on 27 June 2017

Tim Hortons serves breakfast and lunch, as well as coffee shop fare of pastry and muffins By JAN WILLMS It has been about three months since the Canadian-based Tim Hortons opened its doors at 3600 Lake St. The restaurant took over the building that had been occupied by White Castle for many years. “The transition […] Continue Reading

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Unique Longfellow business makes cider out of fruit foraging

Posted on 26 June 2017

By JAN WILLMS While getting his degree in journalism with a minor in geography from the University of Minnesota, Jeff Zeitler was also indulging in a favorite pastime—making wine in his dorm room. “That was probably about 25 years ago now, and this is the outgrowth of many years of amateur winemaking,” he noted, as […] Continue Reading

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Eagle Scout celebrated at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church

Posted on 26 June 2017

Photo above: The new community oven at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church was fired up to almost 900 degrees in its inaugural run on May 20. Constructing the oven was the project of Eagle Scout Danya Werth. (Photo by Margie O’Loughlin) By MARGIE O’LOUGHLIN An Eagle Scout Court of Honor was held for Longfellow resident Danya […] Continue Reading

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Role change boosts Minnehaha Academy in baseball championship repeat

Posted on 26 June 2017

By MATTHEW DAVIS Minnehaha Academy sophomore pitcher Bennett Theisen changed roles at the Class 2A state baseball tournament, and it paid off in a second-straight championship. A starter all season, Theisen didn’t get to open any game on the mound at state. Instead, he came in as a closer for the June 19 championship game […] Continue Reading

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Transition Longfellow plans events

Posted on 26 June 2017

Transition Longfellow is an all-volunteer group of Longfellow/South Minneapolis neighbors who create activities to engage the community in reducing energy use, growing (and learning to grow) more local food, preparing for extreme weather, and helping neighbors get to know one another. Anyone can participate, and most activities are free. For more information, visit www.transitionlongfellow.org. Preparedness […] Continue Reading

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NENA News

Posted on 26 June 2017

Accepting applications NENA is seeking applicants for the vacant Board seat from the Wenonah neighborhood. The Wenonah neighborhood is bordered by 54th St. on the north; 34th Ave. on the east; Cedar Ave. on the west; and the southern boundary of the City of Minneapolis on the south. If you live in the Wenonah neighborhood […] Continue Reading

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Garden Club sponsors tour July 12

Posted on 26 June 2017

This year’s Longfellow Garden Club Tour showcases even more interesting gardens in Longfellow! The tour will showcase the variety of gardens that can be found throughout Longfellow. From long-established plantings to spaces introducing native plants, to green and low-maintenance boulevards and well-tended perennial beds strong on color, you will find new ideas and inspiration. The […] Continue Reading

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Ice Cream Social scheduled July 20

Posted on 26 June 2017

The Diamond Lake Community Alliance will hold their 5th Annual Ice Cream Social and Sidewalk Sale on Thur., July 20, from 4-7pm at the 5600 block of Chicago Ave. Gather the family and join neighbors on a warm summer afternoon for a refreshing ice cream treat, entertainment, and shopping. Sponsored by The Diamond Lake Community […] Continue Reading

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Concerts scheduled in Minnehaha Park

Posted on 26 June 2017

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board summer concert season fills the air daily with music at six concert venues running through Labor Day. To see the complete listing, go to www.minneapolisparks.org/events/events_calendar_month_view. The following events are scheduled at Minnehaha Regional Park, 4801 South Minnehaha Dr.: • Fri., June 30, 7pm – Bluedog (award-winning family blues band) […] Continue Reading

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At the neighborhood library!

Posted on 26 June 2017

EAST LAKE LIBRARY The East Lake Library, 2727 E. Lake St., plans a series of events for the coming month. Any questions should be directed to the library at 612-543-8425. Small Group Computer Help is being offered Wed., July 5, 9:30-11am. Get help using computers to explore the Internet, set up an email account, type […] Continue Reading

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