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FRNNG Historian, Gerry Sell


Gerry and George moved to Minneapolis in 1965 from Boston. The couple has five children: Mark, Marie, Paula, Thomas and Eric. Gerry worked as a volunteer coordinator at South High School for many years. In her role, she recruited volunteers and trained them to assist teachers in classrooms. Gerry retired from this position in 1992 […]

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50th Neighborhood Celebration May 30

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This year, Field Regina Northrop is commemorating 50 years as a neighborhood, and we are going to celebrate like never before. Our annual spring neighborhood parade and gathering will be replaced this year with an all-day extravaganza at McRae Park for neighbors and friends of all ages. Events kick off on the McRae field on […]

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2015 Annual Meeting Election results

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Thank you to everyone who was able to come out to McRae Park last night and participate in our annual Neighborhood meeting and elections. We are happy to now have a nearly complete board for the first time in several years, thanks to the addition of four new board members. These positions will take effect […]

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USI Fiber Expands to FRN


US Internet (USI) has chosen parts of the Field Regina Northrop neighborhood as one of the next areas in Minneapolis to receive fiber-optic internet connections in 2015. The map above highlights in purple the streets that are currently planned to receive fiber connections between May and October this year. The areas not highlighted will receive […]

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Hiawatha Academies to begin construction


On Monday, April 6, Hiawatha Academies began construction of a new school building on the south side of the 46th Street & 17th Avenue block. Last year, the network of charter schools renovated and added an addition to the old Northrop School building to open its newest elementary school, Hiawatha Leadership Academy – Northrop. The […]

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Field Regina Northrop 50th Anniversary Celebration

Starts: 10:00 am

Ends: 5:00 pm, May 30, 2015

FRN 50th anniversary reception at Turtle Bread

Starts: 6:00 pm

Ends: 7:00 pm, May 30, 2015

FRNNG Board meeting

Starts: 6:30 pm

Ends: 7:30 pm, June 17, 2015

FRN @ Nokomis Farmers Market

Starts: 4:00 pm

Ends: 8:00 pm, June 24, 2015

FRNNG Board meeting

Starts: 6:30 pm

Ends: 7:30 pm, July 15, 2015

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