Ready to Launch! We’re launching a new version of Longfellow.Life—to provide a full directory of what the Greater Longfellow Neighborhood offers: Shops Food Services Community Culture Information Did Somebody Say Shop Local? More and more we hear that people want to Shop Local for many reasons. It’s good for the local economy. It’s good for the environment, not…

This year’s LoLa Art Crawl is bigger and better than ever! This 8th annual greater Longfellow event claims to be “The Biggest Little Neighborhood Art Crawl in Minneapolis.” The weather is cooperating as it’s mild & cloudy on Saturday September 17th & a perfect sunny Sunday on the 18th, 10 am to 5 pm both days. LoLa…

In Minnesota we love the change of seasons! From winter to road construction and back to winter… Longfellow is no exception to this phenomenon with Minnehaha Avenue in Longfellow undergoing a full repaving since April 2015 through November 2016. How does that affect life in Longfellow?

It’s been Garage Sale season throughout the month of June starting with the massive Longfellow Garage Sale that was on June 10th & llth. I spent the first days of June perusing, poring over, and probing all the boxes in my basement, garage, and garage loft—it’s one big garage—at my Longfellow Villa duplex property, where…

The first flurries of autumn are falling as  I write, but this week brought a beautiful cascade in the change of season here in the Longfellow Neighborhood. From flaming orange and red leaves to glistening ruby crabapples to even a few straggler rose blooms, the colors jump through the crisp clear blue air tossed by a…

Living, working, and even loving the life in Longfellow is our mission. We saunter along the Mississippi River Parkway down to wonder at the Falls of Minnehaha Creek and find the path of Hiawatha. Longfellow life begins here.