Location: Lake St. and 27th This building once housed Freeman's Department Store inside the Coliseum Building. It opened in 1917, and closed on 1975 with the commercial decline on Lake Street and the growth of national chains and suburban shopping. During the 70's the basement was rented to notable tenants like The Suburbs and Citizen.... Continue Reading →

Downtown Longfellow is now a destination. Here in Downtown Longfellow at 27th and Lake, we have a commercial district that is home to many unique businesses. A huge mix of global restaurants. Photo: Carri Musil

Location: Schooner Tavern - 2901 27th Ave S. Schooner was voted the Best Twin Cities Bar in 2016 by City Pages. Schooner has the oldest liquor license in Minneapolis. They have great music that you can enjoy always without a cover. This bar has been offering musical entertainment, prohibition style since 1932. Photo: Carri Musil

A pedestrian waits in the light rain for the crosswalk at the intersection of Lake Street and 27th Avenue, a hub of commercial business in Longfellow. Photo: Patty Day

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