Target To Open Uptown LocationTarget is coming to Uptown! On Friday, the Minneapolis-based retailer announced it will open a store on Fremont Avenue, in between Lake Street and Lagoon Avenue, in Minneapolis' Uptown neighborhood.
Fast Food Workers Protest Wages At Mpls. McDonald’sFast food workers and union supporters briefly took over a Minneapolis McDonald's restaurant Thursday. It was part of a nationwide protest in 150 cities by fast food workers demanding a $15-an-hour minimum wage.
Bar Abilene In Uptown ClosesA popular Uptown bar has surprisingly closed its doors for good, according to messages left on its social media accounts. Overnight, the people who run Bar Abilene's Twitter and Facebook sent this message: "Thank you Uptown! We love you and will miss you."
Mpls: Uptown To Get Smart Parking MetersLike downtown before it, uptown will get new solar-powered, credit-card friendly parking stations.