“We joined SCCA to learn from and work with other successful businesses in the Seward neighborhood.”
SCCA Member: Jim Welna, Welna II Hardware

Monthly Archives: June, 2015

Coastal Seafoods Owner Honored with 2015 ‘Women in Business’ Award

Suzanne Weinstein, owner of Coastal Seafoods

Suzanne Weinstein, owner of Coastal Seafoods

The Minneapolis St Paul Business Journal has named Suzanne Weinstein, owner and founder of Coastal Seafoods, as one of a group of women entrepreneurs, executives and leaders to receive the 2015 Women in Business award. Suzanne is currently on the boards of SCCA and Seward Redesign. Congratulations, Suzanne!

Here are Suzanne’s answers to the questions posed to her by the Journal reporter:

What’s the smartest business decision More

Open Streets Franklin 2015

By Deborah Ervin

Deb at Open Streets Franklin 2014 - photo: Jared Hanks.

Deb at Open Streets Franklin 2014  photo: Jared Hanks.

Open Streets Minneapolis is an initiative of the Minneapolis Bicycle Coalition supported by the City of Minneapolis, and presented by the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota Center for Prevention.

Last year Seward and Phillips neighborhoods were invited to participate for the first time since Open Streets began in Minnesota in 2011, and we’ve been invited to participate again this … More

Member Profile – The Cabooze and Joint Bar

General Manager Steve Makens and Marketing Coordinator Paige Smith

General Manager Steve Makens and Marketing Coordinator Paige Smith

If you grew up in the Twin Cities and went to live music shows, chances are you’ve spent some time at The Cabooze at 917 Cedar Avenue. From it’s opening in 1974, The Cabooze has hosted the best of local and international blues, rock, reggae and jam bands in its intimate and laid back venue. According to the Minnesota Blues Society website, the grand opening … More

June Business Buzz

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Seward Garden Tour & Tea Party

Don’t miss this year’s Seward Garden Tour on Thursday, June 25 from 6-8 pm (rain or shine). Hosted by the Seward Neighborhood Group (SNG), this is a great chance to tour some of your neighbor’s beautiful gardens and yards, exchange gardening tips, and support the community building work of SNG. The after-tour Tea Party starts at 8 pm, at a location disclosed only to ticket holders, and features … More