Bloomington

Considered by some to be a bedroom community, this fifth-largest Minnesota city has more jobs per capita than either Minneapolis or St. Paul. It's home to Mall of America.

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Population:

82,893

County:

Hennepin

ZIP Codes:

55420, 55425, 55431, 55435, 55437, 55438

Incorporated

1858

Mayor:

Gene Winstead

City Manager:

Mark Bernhardson

City Hall:

1800 W. Old Shakopee Road, Bloomington, MN 55431-3027

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Twin Cities students walk out of schools to join Black Lives Matter protest

ARTICLE Updated: May 1 2015 - 11:02 PM

About 1,000 protesters of all races, many of them metro-area high school students, rallied Friday in a rainy Minneapolis park to support Black Lives Matter Minneapolis members who had appeared in...

Dial down vegetable drama at the table with a plan that involves the kids

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 29 2015 - 12:38 PM

Jennifer Tyler Lee gets her kids to eat vegetables because she doesn’t demand that they eat vegetables. Instead, she treats cooking like a craft project, letting the kids help choose and...

Recipe: Mini frittatas with asparagus

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 22 2015 - 2:14 PM

Mini Frittatas with asparagusServes 4.Note: For a Mother’s Day brunch idea, prep the vegetables the night before to make morning assembly a breeze while Mom sleeps in. From “The 52 New...

Mall of America won't seek $40,000 restitution in Black Lives Matter protest case

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 16 2015 - 8:30 AM

The Mall of America has given up its claim to restitution in the Black Lives Matter protest case, but that’s not a sign that the mall wants the case dropped, Bloomington City Attorney Sandra...

Bloomington will survey 3,000 local businesses for insights on economy

ARTICLE Updated: Apr 14 2015 - 9:23 AM

With a thriving economy and a low unemployment rate, business life is good in Bloomington these days.But city leaders know the picture won’t always be so rosy.So Bloomington is surveying more...

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Recent sales in Bloomington

Date Address Sale price
03/04/2015 1301 E. 99th St. 275,000

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May. 4

Baseball

Bloomington Jefferson at Robbinsdale Cooper

4:30 pm at Robbinsdale Cooper High School

Softball

Bloomington Kennedy at Chaska

4:30 pm at Chaska High School

Bloomington Jefferson at Robbinsdale Cooper

4:30 pm at Robbinsdale Cooper High School

Baseball

Bloomington Kennedy at Chaska

7:00 pm at Athletic Park - Chaska

May. 6

Baseball

Chanhassen at Bloomington Jefferson

4:30 pm at Dred Scott Fields

Softball

Benilde-St. Margaret's at Bloomington Kennedy

4:30 pm at Kelly Fields

Baseball

Benilde-St. Margaret's at Bloomington Kennedy

7:00 pm at Red Haddox Field - Red Haddox Field

Softball

Bloomington Jefferson at Chanhassen

7:00 pm at Chanhassen High School

May. 8

Baseball

Bloomington Jefferson at Benilde-St. Margaret's

4:30 pm at Benilde-St. Margaret's School

Softball

Bloomington Jefferson at Benilde-St. Margaret's

4:30 pm at Benilde-St. Margaret's School

Richfield at Bloomington Kennedy

4:30 pm at Kelly Fields

Baseball

Richfield at Bloomington Kennedy

7:00 pm at Red Haddox Field - Red Haddox Field

May. 9

Softball

Bloomington Kennedy at Red Wing

11:00 am at Red Wing High School

May. 11

Softball

Bloomington Kennedy at Bloomington Jefferson

4:30 pm at Dred Scott Fields

Baseball

Bloomington Kennedy at Bloomington Jefferson

6:00 pm at Dred Scott Fields

May. 12

Softball

Minneapolis South at Bloomington Kennedy

4:30 pm at Kelly Fields

May. 13

Baseball

Bloomington Kennedy at Robbinsdale Cooper

4:30 pm at Robbinsdale Cooper High School

Softball

Bloomington Jefferson at Richfield

4:30 pm at Richfield High School

Bloomington Kennedy at Robbinsdale Cooper

4:30 pm at Robbinsdale Cooper High School

Baseball

Bloomington Jefferson at Richfield

7:00 pm at Richfield High School

May. 14

Softball

Benilde-St. Margaret's at Bloomington Kennedy

4:30 pm at Kelly Fields

May. 15

Baseball

Bloomington Kennedy at Simley

4:15 pm at Simley High School - Simley - Field 1

May. 18

Baseball

Centennial at Bloomington Jefferson

4:30 pm at Dred Scott Fields

DeLaSalle at Bloomington Kennedy

7:00 pm at Red Haddox Field - Red Haddox Field

May. 21

Baseball

Hudson at Bloomington Jefferson

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