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Man Who Survived Bus Crashing Into Home Credits Couch With Saving His Life

COLUMBIA HEIGHTS, Minn. (WCCO) — A Twin Cities man is reflecting on what was a very close call when he was pushed out of his home by a bus. 217 more words

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Bus Drives Into Columbia Heights Home

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A bus drove into a home in Columbia Heights Friday afternoon, according to the Anoka County Sheriff’s office.

Police say the bus collided with a car at about 4:45 p.m. 103 more words

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New Year's Eve Dinner Delight

This year my sweetie and I decided to stay home for the holiday season and make a few holiday memories of our own.  It isn’t that we don’t love to see family and friends, but there are times when one-on-one quality time is warranted.  483 more words

DC NEIGHBORHOODS THAT SHOULD BE RENAMED ASAP (AND A FEW THAT SHOULDN'T)

Demi Moore’s real name is Demetria Guynes.  I only mention it to prove that branding does actually matter, and why would neighborhoods be any exception?  Renaming neighborhoods isn’t a new thing in the District;  Columbia Heights was originally known as “Pleasant Plains” or “Cowtown.”  (The latter being arguably the worst neighborhood name I’ve ever heard, ever.)  And “NoMa” was only invented a few years ago, but we’ll get to that below. 885 more words

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Zombie Coffee and Donuts

For a while when I initially started this blog, I would visit a restaurant on my last ride of each month and write a post about it.  466 more words

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