This week we’re tapping into the often overlooked parts of the Twin Cities metro art scene. This morning we show you light painting by a local artist who does it right out of his basement in northeast Minneapolis. It’s a unique art form that doesn’t require expertise to have a little fun with.
It’s a busy Friday afternoon at Parc Boutique in northeast Minneapolis. Racks full of women’s fashions greet the customers. But Parc’s owner, Thao Nguyen, says the recent cold snap has hurt her in-store sales. “It’s harder for people to come into the shop,” Nguyen said. Just like how tornadoes and hurricanes disrupt economic activity, there is also a steep cost to our cold weather. The lower the temperature drops, the fewer of us venture outside to shop, dine and recreate.
A carbon monoxide leak forced several families out of a northeast Minneapolis apartment building. Ten people went to the hospital with symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning. No one is in serious or critical condition.
An attempt by the U.S. Marshal Service to execute an arrest warrant led to a car chase and an exchange of gunfire on a busy northeast Minneapolis street Wednesday afternoon. According to Minneapolis Police, the U.S. Marshal Service was executing the warrant near 13th Avenue and Grand Street Northeast when the suspect fled in an SUV. Authorities attempted to stop the suspect four blocks away on 16th Avenue and Marshall Street when gunfire was exchanged. No one was struck, and the suspect fled again.
Two brothers in their 30s are carrying on a legacy started by their grandmother more than 50 years ago. Now their northeast Minneapolis restaurant is celebrating its third birthday. This week in DeRusha Eats, Jason checked out Hazel’s Northeast.
Move over craft beer makers, there’s a new player in town and they’re putting a craft spin on cider. Sociable Cider Werks is a hard cider brewery that will join an already brewery-heavy Northeast Minneapolis.
Authorities said a family is displaced and a firefighter suffered minor injuries in an early-morning house fire in northeast Minneapolis. The Minneapolis Fire Department responded to a report of a fire at about 5:35 a.m. Saturday to an occupied duplex on the 2300 block of Johnson Street NE.
This is a warning — Halloween is almost here, and it’s time to get terrified. One of the creepiest haunted houses is open. It’s so scary you have to sign a waiver before going through.
A garage in northeast Minneapolis started on fire this morning. Flames gutted the structure in the 3200 block of Stinson Avenue. Fire officials said it started around 1 a.m., but then it flared up again around 4 a.m.
The latest issue of People magazine features four women who each lost 100 pounds or more and a Minneapolis woman is one of them. Dawn Bryant, who is 37 years old and works as a marketing specialist, went from a size 22 to a size 2 in one year.
There are a lot of restaurants at the Mall of America, but when Masu sushi and robata opened up, some wondered if mall-goers would be into it. Already a hit in northeast Minneapolis, the mall was a bit of a risk.
Kramarczuk’s was recently honored with one of the top prizes in the national food world, and now you can make their famous recipes at home. Jason DeRusha eats at the Nordeast sausage institution.
Minneapolis police say criminals are using the element of surprise to sneak up and take gold necklaces from female victims. There have been three robberies in three weeks in northeast Minneapolis.
The 18th-annual Art-A-Whirl is underway in northeast Minneapolis this weekend. It’s the largest weekend-long open studio tour in the country. Check out the video to see what artists say they love about their craft, and what it means to them.
Once again, it’s time to head over to Northeast Minneapolis to check out local arts, enjoy a wealth of foods, and enjoy the flavor of one of the Twin Cities most unique neighborhoods. The Art-A-Whirl is one of the largest open studio tours in the country.