Trespassing Charges Dropped Against Alleged MOA Protest LeadersThe activist group Black Lives Matter says that all substantive trespassing charges against the alleged organizers of last year’s Mall of America protest have been dropped.
Crayola To Open Family Attraction At Mall Of America In 2016The Mall of America will become even more colorful next year. Crayon maker Crayola said Thursday it will open its family attraction Crayola Experience at the Bloomington megamall in the summer of 2016.
Minnesota Children's Museum To Open 'Pop-Up' Space At MOAThe Minnesota Children's Museum said Wednesday that it's going to open a "pop-up" play space at Mall of America. Museum officials said the new storefront space will feature hands-on exhibits that help children develop important skills through play, much like the exhibits at their downtown St. Paul location.
Mall Of America Confirms Free Wi-Fi System Coming By Holiday SeasonA Mall of America representative confirmed Monday that the mall plans to have a free Wi-Fi system in time for the holiday season.
A Look At MOA Security In Wake Of Video ThreatShoppers at the Mall of America seem undeterred after hearing about a video purportedly made by al-Qaida-linked rebels that urges Muslims to attack shopping malls. The video specifically mentions the Bloomington shopping mall.
Mall Of America To Hold Flute Marathon ConcertThe sounds of the flute will resound in the Mall of America this weekend. The mall is holding a flute marathon concert on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. in the Sears Court. The Upper Midwest Flute Association is hosting the concert, with proceeds benefiting a scholarship fund for young flutists.
Charges Expected To Be Filed Against MOA Protest OrganizersIn the next few days, the Bloomington City Attorney Sandra Johnson expects to file criminal charges against the organizers of Saturday's protest at Mall of America.
'Black Lives Matter' Protest Brings Thousands To MOA; Some Shops Locked DownDespite warnings of arrest, a group protesting the recent deaths of black men by police say they will show up to Mall of America Saturday.
MOA's Santaland Gets New Look For Holiday SeasonThanks to some help from a local 3-D design company, Mall of America's Santaland is getting a huge makeover. Tivoli-Too has been around since the 1980's and now you can find their work all over the mall.
Glow Crazy For Halloween At The MOAGlow crazy this Halloween at Mall of America! Nickelodeon Universe at Mall of America is hosting the Blackout Experience again this year. The event includes black lighting, unlit rides, fog, a live DJ and costume parties.
Stores Have Trouble Keeping Bridgewater Jerseys On The ShelvesTeddy Bridgewater is the player on everyone's minds, and now, on everyone's jerseys. The latest fan favorite was hard to keep in stock before Thursday's Vikings-Packers game. "Not in my size, otherwise I would've got one." Chad Mostrom said. "I have to call back tomorrow."
Metro Transit Blue Line Derails Near Airport, MOA A Metro Transit Blue Line light rail train derailed in Bloomington, Minn. Saturday afternoon. Around 1 p.m. the middle car of a three car train came off the tracks near 30th Avenue between the 28th Avenue Station and Bloomington Central Station.