Olivia LaVecchia

  • News

    February 12, 2014

    How They Met 2014

    Twin Cities couples on the moment they found love

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2013

    Facing city condemnation, Powderhorn's political art yard enters last days

    On Tuesday morning, Andrew Moore gestured over his lawn, pointing at the latest addition to his ever-evolving sculpture yard.Past the toilet warning against "Shitty Hall," behind the baby doll painted in homage to Trayvon Martin, were fresh orange letters: "Minneapolis City Council and City Inspecti ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 6, 2013

    First same-sex couples pick up their marriage licenses

    On Thursday morning, Alex Schmit and Zeke Rice walked into the service center in the basement of the Hennepin County Government Center and applied for a marriage license. They had waited 13 years to do so."We don't feel like we're rushing into anything," Rice laughs. "It's the kind of thing we never ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 28, 2013

    13 Occupy Homes protestors arrested at "Week of Action" rally on I-35 bridge [VIDEO]

    Not long after 5 p.m. on Wednesday, a crowd of people, many of them in orange hats stamped with the slogan "Unlock Our Future," marched one block from the front of the Wells Fargo Home Mortgage building to the 26th St. I-35W bridge.It was rush hour, and behind them, cars on the three-lane street sta ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2012

    Hot Cheetos and Takis: A taste test

    See Also:"Hot Cheetos & Takis" video features young Minneapolis rappers from Beats And Rhymes programThursday's City Pages editorial meeting had several special guests. Yep, Hot Cheetos and Takis showed up and they totally overshadowed (and out-crunched) the discussion topics for the week. After ... More >>