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  • Twin Cities on the Verge

    The location was perfect for an upscale apartment community: An area beside picturesque Lake Calhoun in a historic, quaint section of Minneapolis characterized by a lively business district of bars, restaurants, and high-end shops, within walking distance of mass transit.

  • Literary Light

    An ideal lighting scheme for the Minneapolis Central Library enhances the architecture, supports human comfort, and exceeds demands for energy efficiency.

  • Riverfront Rebirth

    Residents near the falls of St. Anthony, the only waterfall on the Mississippi River, are witnessing the greatest boom along the riverfront since the milling days of the late 1880s, when Minneapolis became 'flour capital' of the world.

  • Super Vision Announces License Partnerships

    has signed licensing agreements with Minnesota-based

  • Staying Above Water

    Minneapolis, Minn.—In a market glutted with condominiums, the Lander Group is focusing all of its development efforts on constructing 2626 West Lake, a 46-unit condominium project where the average unit is expected to sell for more than $1 million.

  • Food company assists in building workforce housing

    Marshall, Minn. – As affordable housing grew tougher to find in this rural Minnesota community, one of the first to notice was the Schwan Food Co., Inc.

  • A Town Is Reborn

    By Lew Sichelman. One hundred and fifty years ago, Ramsey was the fur-trading center of Minnesota. Ramsey's city administrator Jim Norman told the paper that for years the town "has been the poster child for urban sprawl," a place where people bought land for inexpensive starter homes.

  • Kitchen & Bath: Short-Cut Kitchen Design

    Short-cut kitchen design tips

  • Kitchen & Bath: Two-Tone Kitchen Design

    Two-tone kitchen design

  • Q&A: Spalling Concrete Floors

    Q: Here in Minnesota, many garage floors suffer from spalling. What causes spalling concrete, and is there any cure?