Orange in Bloom

Location: Merlins Rest Pub – 3601 E. Lake St.

This dance, titled “Orange in Bloom” and performed by the Bells of the North dance group (foreground dancers: Lara and Trenne), is a traditional Sherburne song originating from England. Bells of the North, among other Minneapolis traditional dance groups, performed at Merlins Rest Pub on Lake Street in celebration of St. George’s Day, as well as the 10th anniversary of Merlins Rest.

Photo: Ashley Yellick


Location: Brackett Park – 2728 S 39th Ave

Athletes of the southside Minneapolis team of the Police Activities League practice in Brackett Park Friday night.  These 14-18 year-olds all come from the Little Earth community.  The 2016 season was their first time in the PAL organized league, and they finished 2nd in the city.  This year they doubled their roster from 13 players to 26.
Photo: Rick Fuentes

The Longfellow Community Council


Here are the 2016/17 The Longfellow Community Council representatives…Scott Angus, Anna Sheppard, David Skarjune, Pat Smith, Patrick Santelli, Trevor Russell, Jesse Powell, Cathy Coon, Kevin Venerus, Melissa Erjavec, Lisa Boyd, Jeff Fisher, Natalie Bontrager, DeWayne Townsend, Alex Vitrella, and Melanie Majors (Executive Director).

If you are interested in learning more about what the LCC does, or if you are interested in running for a position, join us at No Pie Charts! Only Pies Annual Membership Meeting next Tuesday. Representatives from Longfellow365 will also be on hand selling books and postcards prior to the meeting for the resource fair highlighting local businesses and organizations.

No Pie Charts! Only Pies Meeting details:

Photo: Kevin Venerus