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In Honor of Christopher Gray, Chronicler of the Streetscape

While many New Yorkers had their eyes turned toward what was predicted to be a historic snowstorm late Monday evening, the New York Times shared the sad news that Christopher Gray, author of the… 660 more words

Digital Project


Rating: ★★★★☆

DC is rightly known for its Ethiopian food and Letena offers a new model for Ethiopian food: a bright fast-casual restaurant where you order at the counter, you take a number and the food is brought to your table. 159 more words

Columbia Heights

Charges: Man Shot Sister's Boyfriend In Head While He Changed Tire

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 25-year-old Columbia Heights man is accused of fatally shooting another man in the head while he was changing a flat tire at a Minnetonka park-and-ride ramp, according to charges filed in Hennepin County. 234 more words


Motorcyclist Critically Hurt In Columbia Heights Crash

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Authorities say a motorcyclist was critically injured after a crash on Sunday in Columbia Heights.

The motorcycle collided with a truck at 51st Street and Central at about 10:30 a.m. 33 more words


Johnny's Carry Out

Rating: ★★★★☆

It can be tricky to sift through the maze of carryouts in DC. They are invariably pretty sketchy and some are downright awful, but if you know where to look, there are some hidden gems.  127 more words


La Casita 

I have to say, I really love La Casita Mexican Restaurant. With locations in Columbia Heights, Roseville, Coon Rapids and Waite Park – I’ve heard it called the best Mexican restaurant in the Twin Cities, so I’m not alone in my conclusion. 129 more words

Food & Drink

Police: Bicyclist Struck By Vehicle In Columbia Heights

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Columbia Heights police say a bicyclist was hospitalized early Tuesday evening after they were hit by a vehicle.

It happened at about 6:45 p.m. 17 more words