Chia and Lucky

Chia and her son Lucky visit the park near the Lock and Dam. With the many trails, picnic sites and river to fish in, there are many fun ways to spend time as a family in the Longfellow neighborhood. This is one of their favorite areas in Minneapolis. Photo: Stacy Quast

Meet Leif Nestingen

Leif Nestingen is my neighbor and has been the owner of RRR Construction since 1980. I spoke with him recently about his work and being a small business owner in the neighborhood. He has lived in the Howe neighborhood since 2007. His favorite things about living in the area are the central location and that... Continue Reading →

Ricardo Levins Morales

Phenomenal artist/activist Ricardo Levins Morales art studio was open this weekend for his 5 year anniversary at his Minnehaha location. His work symbolizes speaking the truth, equal rights for all people, and communities working together to create social change. This is the heart and soul of the people in the Longfellow neighborhood. Check him out... Continue Reading →

With the weekend temperatures warming up, many Longfellow residents enjoyed time outside before Monday's predicted snowfall. I met this lovely couple while walking along the parkway. Photo: Stacy Quast

Chili Cook Off!

Longfellow Community Council Annual Chili Cook Off Fundraiser at Gandhi Mahal. Community members vote for their favorite chilis in the categories of meat, vegetarian, spicy and business. All proceeds raised during this event will go towards Longfellow Community Council's programs and initiatives in the Longfellow neighborhood. Photo: Stacy Quast

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