Sunday, February 3, 2013
And was there really enough juice at the half-lit Superdome to light up the city of Fridley?
Here is a sampling of local commentary on Twitter about the Super Bowl on Sunday and the power outage that darkened half the New Orleans Superdome just after play resumed in the second half. If you can't see the Storify above, read it at Storify.com.
For people around Fridley who aren't fans or who have other obligations, what will you be doing during the big game?
Not everybody is watching the Super Bowl on Sunday. If that's you, what are you doing instead? A little grocery shopping in Fridley or at Walmart while the aisles are empty? Or do you have to be at work? Leave a comment below or upload a photo or video to show what you're up to. Related:
This week's selections include speeding trains, drunk party guests, a local teen on Jeopardy and a local connection to a Super Bowl ad.
Editor’s Note: Every week we bring you a sampling of stories from Patch sites in the west metro: Eden Prairie, Edina, Fridley, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Lake Minnetonka, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Southwest Minneapolis, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. Charges: Daredevil Tore through Fridley in Loaner Lamborghini, Late for a Date with a Tree Fridley officer and tow truck driver on separate DWI stop saw 2007 Gallardo hurtle down University Avenue 'at a high rate of speed.' David Juntunen got away, but his day was about to get a lot worse. 'Miracle on Ice' Team Member to Auction Olympic Gold Medal Richfield hockey great Steve Christoff will auction off his 1980 Olympic gold medal at an upcoming auction in New York. Edina …
Thursday, February 3, 2011
Here are five local places to watch the Super Bowl.
Why sit at home on Super Sunday? Fridley has lots of places to watch the big game. Here are five of them: 1. Two Stooges, 7178 University Ave. NE. 2. American Legion, 7365 Central Ave. NE 3. G.B. Leighton's Pickle Park, 7820 University Ave. NE 4. Chris & Rob's, 7429 E. River Rd. 5. Shortstop Bar, 1298 E. Moore Lake Dr. Every week, Patch Picks will highlight editor and reader picks of great local businesses, destinations, services, organizations, ways to spend a day off and more. You’ll find useful lists to help you, your family, friends and significant others find the best places for everything from Sunday brunch to New Year’s Eve celebrations, pumpkin patches, date night destinations, florists, girlfriend nights out, kids party places, …