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Mar052014

Outside Mill City Museum Minneapolis

This is a two-part post on Mill City Museum and Mill Ruins District of Minneapolis. This piece is about the area outside Mill City Museum on the Mississippi River and the second part is the museum experience and story. Between February snowstorm days in Minneapolis on my 5-day visit, I found one cold, clear day…

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Feb172014

Down by the river Minneapolis, then and now

One of the common features I have seen in many American cities over the past few decades is urban renewal through reconstruction of 19th and 20th century buildings designed for the industrial age into public residential and commercial places and spaces designed for the needs of the new millennium. My home town of Monterey, California…

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Feb152014

Freezin’ for a Reason with Cupid’s Undie Run Minneapolis

Hundreds of runners stripped down to the legally bare essentials in Minneapolis today and briefly transformed the downtown commercial center of Minneapolis into a street party. Cupid’s Undie Run is a charity fundraising event for the Children’s Tumor Foundation (CTF), the world’s largest non-government organization dedicated to ending Neurofibromatosis (NF) through research. Currently, there is…

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