THE COFFEE WAS hot, the pastries were fresh, and the mood was celebratory as representatives of government, business, and nonprofits assembled in the ballroom of the City Center Marriott Hotel January 6. "Hennepin County Means Business" was the heading of the day's agenda; the goal, as County Commissioner Mary Tambornino put it, was to show private companies where to find a whole new supply of "packaged and... More >>>