Monday, February 25, 2013
A wrap-up of police, fire and court related news reported in the west metro for Feb. 17-23, 2013, including the arrest of a convicted felon and the death of a couple following a car accident.
The following is a collection of articles that recently appeared on Patch sites in Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael for the week of Feb. 17-23, 2013. Click on the headline to read the full story. Fleeing From Police, Criminal Sexual Conduct: Plymouth Resident Court Appearances One Plymouth man faces charges for violating predatory offender registration requirements. Semi Overturns Near I-94, Maple Grove Parkway Exit in Maple Grove Police say no one was injured during the accident Monday evening. Police Arrest Convicted Felon in Golden Valley The Golden Valley resident previously spent five years in …
Thursday, August 9, 2012
A drive-thru surprise inspires this local Patch editor.
Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter I made a calculated decision to go against my will-power and hit the Richfield McDonald's drive-thru this morning. A sausage mcmuffin was calling out to me. I decided not to fight it. However, after navigating an onslaught of hungry drivers, I finally reached the window to find I had a surprise waiting for me. "OK. One thing," the young cashier said matter of factly. "Oh no," I said to myself. "They've run out of mcmuffins. This is not good." "Oh. Hey nice t-shirt," he side-tracked. "I love Journey!" There are two kinds of people in this world, I was once told. People who love Journey. And liars. So, of course, his comment made me smile. "OK. …
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Since the shopping area opened more than three years ago, many storefronts still remain empty. However, there are some prospective tenants.
- On MnSun.com
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
The Richfield City Council hears presentations about current and potential new businesses coming to the city.
Current and potential Richfield business owners, investors and builders met with the Richfield City Council and Richfield Chamber of Commerce Tuesday night to discuss continuing economic development throughout the city. With all the redevelopment projects the city has recently completed—such as Cedar Point Commons—and others that will be underway soon—such as the Lakes at Lyndale project—seem to be the key to furthering the economic development. McDonald’s Mark Kampmeyer, a representative of Ryan Companies US, Inc., presented some initial plans for a McDonald’s restaurant that would be built on part half of an open space at Cedar Point Commons. While all council members were interested in considering the project, Mayor Debbie Goettel …