Timberwolves, Lynx To Open New Practice Facility The Minnesota Timberwolves have finalized a plan to build a practice facility across the street from their arena in a vacant former movie theater.
Wolves, Lynx, Mayo Clinic Unveil New Plans For 'Block E'Soon enough, the area known as Block E may be better known as Mayo Clinic Square. The plan to retrofit the much beleaguered Block E in downtown Minneapolis was unveiled on Tuesday afternoon. The transition should be complete by fall 2015.
Block E To Undergo Major Renovation By Late 2014After months of Block E standing for "Block Empty" there's a new plan in place to bring some life to the desolate area in downtown Minneapolis.
Local Artists Needed For Hennepin Avenue DisplayCalling all artists. A new project is being launched in Block E and the Hennepin Theater Trust wants your work. The idea is to give business owners a whole new perspective on what available usable space can offer them, energizing the area by filling blank store front canvasses with art.
Block E In Downward Spiral As Theater ClosesThe movie theater located in downtown Minneapolis’ troubled Block E closed its doors on Sunday night.
Block E AMC To Close In Minneapolis The movie theater in Block E is now the latest to pack up and leave.
Block E Developers Reiterate Casino BenefitsOnce the epicenter of entertainment in downtown Minneapolis, Block E is now struggling to stay alive. Now, the developers of the struggling Block E are prepared to join the stadium debate -- placing a wager that they could be the saving grace.
Dayton Meets With Casino Supporters, Wilf On StadiumGov. Mark Dayton is continuing to meet with supporters of a new Vikings stadium Wednesday, including one group who says they have a plan to pay for it.
Block E's Hard Rock Cafe To Close It seems another Block E business has bit the dust. Officials say the Hard Rock Cafe, located at 600 Hennepin Ave. S. in Minneapolis, will close its doors on Sept. 30.
Is A Downtown Mpls. Casino Worth Betting On?For more than 30 years, efforts to bring vitality and safety to downtown Minneapolis have struggled over Block E. But plans unveiled in a slick news conference on Wednesday aim to change the outlook.
'Block E' Casino Complex Plans UnveiledDevelopers have unveiled their plans for turning the Block E entertainment complex in downtown Minneapolis into a casino.