A mallard couple hanging out in the backwaters of the Mississippi River. Photo: Ashley Yellick

Flourish Pilates, located at 3347 42nd Avenue south, offers Pilates, Yoga and Bodywork studio, as well as Pilates and yoga mat classes, group reformer classes, TRX classes,  private and semi-private instruction including prenatal, postnatal pilates, and rehabilitative pilates. The studio moved into the building across from Turtle Bread in the spring of 2013. Photo: Ashley Yellick

Just your neighborhood dog park. Located between Minnehaha Falls and Coldwater Spring Recreational Area, this park offers more than 6 acres of wooded paths, beaches, and open spaces for local canines, as well as their humans, to run, socialize, and breathe some fresh air. Photo: Ashley Yellick

Construction of the front of a "new" charter school is underway on 28th Avenue and 29th Street in Longfellow. The charter school currently leases  the former Rainbow grocery store at 27th Avenue and 29th Street. The construction is State II of the Minnehaha Crossing Development. Further development plans includes establishment of retail in the front... Continue Reading →

Pumpkin remnants of fall festivities, Longfellow neighborhood. Photo: Ashley Yellick  

Location: 5000 West River Parkway The 30-foot damn was completed in 1917 and provides water depths necessary to maintain a 9 and 1/2 foot channel from St. Paul to Minneapolis. It is located at mile 848 of the Mississippi River and is one of 29 locks and dams that provide a water "stairway" from Minneapolis to... Continue Reading →

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