Tuesday Aug 12
Restaurant Alma alum Ben Rients opens Lyn 65 in Richfield
A quick glance at Ben Rients's LinkedIn profile says a lot about what customers can expect of his new chef-driven restaurant, Lyn 65, located on the corner of Lyndale Avenue and 65th Street in Richfield.
Robbers piece together get-up, strike Richfield bank
The holdup occurred Saturday at a First National Bank of the Lakes branch at W. 66 Street and Penn Avenue S. Two men borrowing garb from two professions robbed a bank at a busy Richfield intersection and fled with cash, authorities said Monday.
Sean M. Mangan, 40, of Burnsville; Tammi L. Swanson, 44, of Trimont; Myra J. Olson, 50, of Sioux Falls, S.D.; each fined $130.
Developer Gunsburry plans eight-story North Loop condo building
The project, which will be called either the 602 Condominiums or 602 Residences, have been proposed for 602 and 606 First Street North.
Landowner pitches Hampton Inn in Prospect Park
A rendering of a proposed five-story Hampton Inn hotel at 2812 University Ave. S.E. near the University of Minnesota's TCF Bank Stadium Plans for a five-story, 117-room Hampton Inn hotel have been submitted to the city of Minneapolis for a site on University Avenue less than one block from the Prospect Park light rail transit station.
Richfield commits more money to a smaller band shell project
Determined to finish what it started, the Richfield City Council has committed another $75,000 to a controversial project to build a band shell in Veterans Memorial Park, bringing the city's investment in the project to $325,000.