This is a list of recent business-related bankruptcies filed in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Minneapolis and St. Paul. The number following the filing date is the case number. A Chapter 7 petition is for liquidation of the businesses; Chapter 11 (or Chapter 12 for farmers or Chapter 13 for small businesses) gives protection from creditors while the business is reorganized. The individuals or organizations listed in bold are the ones filing for bankruptcy.MINNEAPOLIS
Christine Kay Mitchell, as surety for Bears Repeating, 229 15th Av. N., Hopkins; filed Sept. 19, 08-44803; Chap. 7; assets, $3,135; liabilities, $26,166.
Tracy L. Steinke, as surety for Infinity Holdings and Money Zone Inc., 17046 Waco St. NW., Andover; filed Sept. 20, 08-44809; Chap. 7; assets, $418,023; liabilities, $1,167,072.
Home Plus Realty Inc., 5620 Trenton Lane N., Plymouth; filed Sept. 22, 08-44833; Chap. 7; no schedules filed. Femi Olowu, president.
Mark A. Nygaard, as surety for FN Investments, Vici Technology and Accipiter, and Mollie E. Nygaard, 2012 Sugarwood Drive, Long Lake; filed Sept. 23, 08-44864; Chap. 7; assets, $1,973,961; liabilities, $4,414,843.
Randy William Ruff, as surety for Ruff Auto Parts Inc., Elm Villa and UP Development, formerly doing business as Ruff Auto Parts, 9679 West River Road, Brooklyn Park; filed Sept. 24, 08-44887; Chap. 7; assets, $317,510; liabilities, $1,293,729.
Robert D. Adams, as surety for Dynamic Investments, Green Acres Mortgage Inc. and Green Acres Real Estate, 1020 87th Av. NW., Coon Rapids; filed Sept. 24, 08-44890; Chap. 7; no schedules filed.
Gary Lars Huser, as surety for Oaks Wine and Spirits Inc., 4760 153rd Lane NW., Ramsey; filed Sept. 25, 08-44905; Chap. 7; no schedules filed.
Oaks Wine and Spirits Inc., formerly doing business as Oaks Wine and Spirits Inc., 4760 153rd Lane NW., Ramsey; filed Sept. 25, 08-44911; Chap. 7; no schedules filed. Gary L. Huser, president.
Ricardo Suarez, formerly doing business as Rick's Royal Steakhouse & Buffet, Willmar, Minn.; filed Sept. 25, 08-44912; Chap. 7; assets, $142,254; liabilities, $222,635.
Michael Biunno Jr., as surety for New Vision Remodelers Inc., and Lynette Biunno, 11275 Cedar Pointe Drive S., Minnetonka; filed Sept. 25, 08-44925; Chap. 7; no schedules filed.ST. PAUL
Barry Eldeen, as surety for Construction Project Services Inc., the Heating Co. Inc., New Home Management Inc., the Excavating Co. Inc., also known as the Mortgage Shop Inc., and Carla Eldeen, 9085 Prairie St., Elko; filed Sept. 18, 08-34814; Chap. 7; assets, $174,231; liabilities, $777,992.
Kirsten Shay Salon Inc., 13335 Palamino Drive, Apple Valley; filed Sept. 18, 08-34816; Chap. 7; assets, $0; liabilities, $21,716. Rebecca Thibos, president.
Daniel L. Greene, formerly doing business as QP Inc., doing business as Quality Sewing Machine Center, and Marjo J. Greene, Dodge Center, Minn.; filed Sept. 19, 08-34837; Chap. 7; no schedules filed.Mark A. Roosevelt, as surety for Rushmore Inc., and Allison B. Roosevelt, 1724 Van Buren Av., St. Paul; filed Sept. 21, 08-34847; Chap. 7; assets, $906,662; liabilities, $2,149,965.
Michael John Jones, as surety for Able Homes, 1205 Grand Av., St. Paul; filed Sept. 22, 08-34859; Chap. 7; assets, $424,487; liabilities, $883,066. Bruce Alan Retterath, as surety for Hanger Bar and Grill, Zumbrota, Minn.; filed Sept. 22, 08-34862; Chap. 7; assets, $219,020; liabilities, $174,835.
Eagles Rest Tree Farms, Webster, Minn.; filed Sept. 22, 08-34864; Chap. 12; no schedules filed. Scott L. LaFavre, member.
Martin Wilson and Nancy Ellen Wilson, as surety for the Gathering Salon and Wellness Center Inc., 1336 Edgerton St., St. Paul; filed Sept. 23, 08-34881; Chap. 13; assets, $137,906; liabilities, $299,826.
Shoen Vue, as surety for Sensational Stylist, 457 Brainerd Av., St. Paul; filed Sept. 23, 08-34891; Chap. 7; assets, $144,026; liabilities, $232,626.
Sean R. Flanagan and Justine J. Lehrer, doing business as Justine's Daycare, Fairmont, Minn.; filed Sept. 23, 08-34907; Chap. 7; assets, $115,000; liabilities, $164,205.
Teresa Lynn Goodman and Christopher Charles Goodman, doing business as Goodman Overhead Door Co., Zumbrota, Minn.; filed Sept. 23, 08-34913; Chap. 7; assets, $134,270; liabilities, $161,258.
Colleen Ann Galloway, as surety for Colleen Galloway Consulting, 792 Summit Av., St. Paul; filed Sept. 24, 08-34936; Chap. 7; assets, $27,277; liabilities, $88,444.
Dennis Edgar Plohocky, formerly doing business as and as surety for Infinity Woodworking Inc., Foreston, Minn.; filed Sept. 24, 08-34943; Chap. 7; assets, $287,825; liabilities, $542,030.
Robert Eugene Airhart, formerly doing business as First Place Small Engine & Auto, Garrison, Minn.; filed Sept. 25, 08-34965; Chap. 7; assets, $2,505; liabilities, $87,442.
Darlene Susan Edge, as surety for Edge's East Side, 14709 W. Burnsville Pkwy., Burnsville; filed Sept. 25, 08-34972; Chap. 7; assets, $461,563; liabilities, $449,845.
Allison Marie Logdahl, doing business as Allison's Upholstery and Window Fashions, Rochester; filed Sept. 26, 08-34976; Chap. 7; assets, $230,203; liabilities, $83,971.
Southern Minnesota Plumbing and Heating, also known as Alliant Plumbing and Heating, 3650 Kennebec Drive, Eagan; filed Sept. 26, 08-34977; Chap. 7; no schedules filed. Jeffrey Zimmerman, chief manager and president.
Alliant Heating and Air Conditioning Inc., doing business as Alliant Mechanical, 3650 Kennebec Drive, Eagan; filed Sept. 26, 08-34978; Chap. 7; no schedules filed. Jeffrey Zimmerman, president.