Mark Anderson

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2014

    LynLake Brewery Is Open for Business [PHOTOS]

    LynLake denizens rejoice: The "coming soon" sign has come down and LynLake Brewery is officially open for business. This weekend the new neighborhood taproom is pouring its offerings for the first time, inside the iconic former theater building located near the intersection of Lake and Lyndale. Se ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2014

    LynLake Brewery Sets an Opening Date

    The Lyn-Lake neighborhood will soon be home to a namesake brewery. LynLake Brewery, located inside a former theater building at 2934 Lyndale Ave S, has been building excitement with their marquee announcement since last winter, and on October 9 those dreams will become reality for the start-up busin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2011

    Weekend Checklist: Sondre Lerche, Koo Koo Kanga Roo, Stone Arch Festival

    ‚Äč"The sun is shining. Weather is sweet. Make you wanna move your dancing feet."-Bob Marley

  • Blogs

    May 25, 2010

    Celery: horndog maker?

    ​ A new book has hit the shelves claiming that celery has special powers; Stay Young: 10 Proven Steps to Ultimate Health states that the chemical androstenone, a steroid found in celery, makes men sweat pheromones that ladies cannot resist and will make erections last longer.

  • Music

    January 23, 2008

    After the Rapture

    The House of Mercy Band meet the end times singing

  • Calendar

    December 5, 2007
  • Blogs

    May 17, 2006

    Rybak's lawful assembly

    The mayor of Minneapolis has unveiled his plan in the search for a new police chief, including an advisory committee made up of elected officials and community activists. The list is more notable for who's not on it.

  • News

    January 4, 2006


    When R.T. Rybak brought Bill McManus to town to head the MPD, both men talked big about reforming the troubled department. But when the chief ran into political resistance, some say, the mayor blinked. Now their relationship has hit the skids, and the fut

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2005

    "The death of 'alternative media' part two"

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    The day after news came of the New Times/Village Voice Media Who Will Police the Police?

    Critics claim the MPD won't play nicely; Cops say it's a bad beat

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2005

    Hamstrung: How the MPD's federal mediation agreement has failed

    There continues to be fallout from the removal two weeks ago of MPD Lt. Medaria Arradondo from the federal mediation talks.

  • News

    February 19, 2003


    A new computer database system called CriMNet is supposed to revolutionize crime fighting in Minnesota. Cops, politicians, big business, and the media love it.