Updates of the North Metro area of Minnesota, including Andover ,Coon Rapids, Blaine, Anoka, Ham Lake and surrounding cities.
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Buona Sera is a restaurant you may have driven by several times and never known it is there. The building is not much larger than the homes in the area and other than a parking lot and small sign, you might think it is a home. The location is West River Road and Douglas Drive in Champlin, MN. Ins...
The new stimulus bill has a $8000 credit for first time or new buyers who haven't owned in 3 years or more. This credit is taken after the purchase so may be used for improvements or paying back Mom and Pop for the down payment they borrowed you. This is a great deal and with low prices and i...
We just went for a walk at the Coon Rapids Dam. It is one of the hidden gems in Anoka County. We typically ride our bikes down there several times a year but, it is a tad cold and icy for that right now. So we drove down to the park and hiked out across the dam. Their is some great ice formations...
I received a call last month from an assett manager in Dallas. He asked if I could check on a home in Ramsey, MN for him and of course I said yes. Asked if the utitlities were on he answered probably not and was stunned to find out it was -24* F here in the Twin Cities that day. He thought 50* F ...