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Eat Street

cast shadows so vast
whole streets go dark.

Buskers run like hell
when the cops show up,
leaving their nickels behind.

The handsome
mathematician likes it… 43 more words


DeRusha Eats: Black Forest Inn Turns 50

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Long before anyone called Nicollet Avenue near Downtown Minneapolis Eat Street, there was a young German immigrant with a dream.

Erich Christ was just a kid. 186 more words


Federal Agents Raid Minneapolis Day Care Center

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A child care center in Minneapolis is closed while federal officials are investigating.

Parents and children were turned away from the Salama Child Care Center on the 1400 block of Nicollet Avenue Wednesday morning. 23 more words


Coming Soon:

Much hype has surrounded development in downtown Minneapolis over the last 10 plus years. There is the hip and trendy North Loop, the flourishing, tactile Mill District, and the East Downtown/Commons/Vikings Stadium crane-jungle fiasco. 206 more words


Copenhagenization of Nicollet Avenue

I begin my reboot with the culmination of my work senior year. After a semester of finding a problem, researching solutions for it, doing a bit of design work, and finally putting it all down on paper, I finished a 60 page thesis, which was award Summa cum Laude by the University of Minnesota Honors Program. 65 more words

Honor's Thesis

DeRusha Eats: Hola Arepa

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Five years ago virtually no one in the Twin Cities had heard of an arepa. Now, thanks to one couple, arepas became a red hot food truck and a red hot restaurant. 395 more words


Patrol: 1 Dead After Driver Slams Into Stopped Car In Dakota Co.

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – The State Patrol says a 25-year-old man was arrested Sunday morning after alcohol was detected on him following a crash in the south metro where he broadsided a stopped car, killing the driver inside. 180 more words