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    December 6, 2013

    LOL at this story about officials arguing over when Lowry Avenue Bridge should be lighted

    Adorned with LED lights, the Lowry Avenue Bridge in north Minneapolis is capable of lighting up in all sorts of cool colors in commemoration of all sorts of events. But which ones are significant enough to warrant the ligh-show treatment?SEE ALSO: Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek thinks pot makes ... More >>

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    June 11, 2007

    Hula-hoop dreams

    Full-body hooping as an adult pastime has only recently enjoyed a vogue among urban grown-ups. Last week, a dozen or so adult hoopsters gathered at Celebration Hall in Minneapolis to hoop under black lights, with a DJ spinning music.

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    July 5, 2005

    B96 calls Juneteenth a "hip-hop" event

    "I was caught by surprise when I heard a commercial advertisement in rotation last week on B96, declaring that Juneteenth celebrates the 'independence of some Americans,'" writes Batala-Ra McFarlane in Insight News. "June 19th, or Juneteenth, is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of th ... More >>