The show will not go on.The "Elephant Extravaganza" is a goner and "Rocky" the 250-pound boxing kangaroo has suffered a TKO: The Piccadilly Circus has been denied a permit for its three-ring show at the Minneapolis Convention Center in May. The issue, apparently, is that the circus owners ran af ... More >>
Is the reign of feral cats over in the Twin Cities?
For the past year council members Gary Schiff and Lisa Goodman have been working to make changes to improve Minneapolis' departm ... More >>
Northeast bar teams with city of Minneapolis to throw unexpected acoustic music festival
Some highlights from the city elections that time (and voters) forgot
The ways and means committee of the Minneapolis City Council voted to toughen up the city's living wage ordinance this afternoon. The measure passed 4-2, with council members Barret Lane and Dan Niziolek in opposition. Under the new ordinance companies that contract with the city to provide service ... More >>
Council's PS&RS to tighten sidewalk restrictions? Word was out yesterday among the bar-owner consortium dedicated to reworking the Minneapolis smoking ban that the city was considering more municipal meddling to make their lives miserable. Now that everyone who wants to smoke while enjoying a night ... More >>
The City Council gives itself a gift: Money for the MPD
The Duy Ngo case: McManus bets the farm; Will Olson land on the hot seat?
Minneapolis pols draw lines, choose sides
Want to change the world? Get out of your car and onto a bike.
The Mckinsey Report: Curtailing the power of the Minneapolis City Council
Steve Minn's gotta fight for his right to develop
Minneapolis police and housing inspectors join forces against litterbugs in their own homes