- May 1, 2013 at 9:14 AM BIZ OPENING: North Memorial Urgency Center North Memorial Urgency Center is now open in the Blaine Medical building at 11855 Ulysses Street NE. Phone #763-785-8500
- Apr 23, 2013 at 4:15 PM BIZ OPENING: Rainbow Yogurt Rainbow Yogurt is now open at 10950 Club West Pkwy NE. Phone #763-785-7020.
- Apr 23, 2013 at 4:13 PM BIZ OPENING: Central Supplements Central Supplements is now open at 10141 Central Ave NE. Phone #763-355-5743.
- Apr 11, 2013 at 2:04 PM BIZ NEWS: Housing Numbers Blaine ranks 7th in Metro so far this year for new housing units. Blaine has issued 56 new house permits since the beginning of the year.
Apr 1, 2013 at 3:22 PM
BIZ OPENING: Gabe's Rinkside Bar and Grill
Gabe's Rinkside Bar and Grill is now open at the Fogerty Curling Arena - 9250 Lincoln Street NE, Blaine MN 55434. Phone #763-233-0699
- Apr 1, 2013 at 2:43 PM BIZ OPENING:Chubby's Sandwiches, Soups and Sweets Chubby's is now open at 1250 126th Ave NE. Phone #763-432-5834
Nov 29, 2012 at 3:12 PM
BIZ Opening - Summit Orthopedics
Summit Orthopedics is now open at the National Market Center, 10230 Baltimore Street NE, Suite 200.
Nov 20, 2012 at 11:13 AM
BIZ News - BERM Conference
M-Step presents BERM, Business Emergency and Risk Management Conference, February 20, Cost $49
Oct 30, 2012 at 9:37 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20121030)
Blaine ranks 1st in Metro with 339 new home permits issued thru end of October. Blaine's biggest year since 2005!
Oct 29, 2012 at 4:09 PM
BIZ Opening - Big Bite Gyros
Big Bite Gyros is now open at the National Market Center, 10400 Baltimore Street NE.
Aug 30, 2012 at 9:43 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20120830)
For the year thru August, Blaine ranks 3rd in the Metro for new housing units with 287,1st in permits with 263.
Aug 6, 2012 at 10:22 AM
BIZ Opening - Rose Garden
The Asian restaurant Rose Garden opened a new location in Blaine at 10565 University Avenue NE.
Jul 30, 2012 at 9:15 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20120730)
Housing starts continue to be strong. Thru July, Blaine has issued 203 permits for 210 new units, ranks 4th in the Metro.
Jul 6, 2012 at 1:11 PM
BIZ Opening - Victory Pizzeria and Pub
Victory Pizzeria and Pub is now open at 9967 Ulysses Street.
Jun 28, 2012 at 8:37 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20120628)
Thru June, Blaine is first in the Metro for new permits at 168 and 3rd in new housing units at 175.
Jun 11, 2012 at 11:49 AM
BIZ Opening - The Fitness Lounge
The Fitness Lounge, provides private fitness and nutritional coaching located at 1057 - 109th Avenue NE.
Jun 1, 2012 at 9:11 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20120601)
Blaine ranks 3rd in the Metro for new housing units issued for the year with 129, up from 97 last month.
May 23, 2012 at 1:57 PM
BIZ Opening - Rice Bowl
Rice Bowl, located at 10340 Baltimore Street (104th/Highway 65) is now open!
May 18, 2012 at 10:15 AM
BIZ Opening - Malmborg's Garden Center and Greenhouse
Malmborg's Garden Center and Greenhouse is now open at 2456 - 125th Avenue NE.
May 2, 2012 at 2:11 PM
BIZ Industrial News - Taylor Machine
Taylor Machine started construction on a new 21,000 sf building in the Ball Road Industrial Park.
May 1, 2012 at 7:57 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20120501)
Blaine continues to lead the Metro in single family housing permits with 92 this year, Woodbury is 2nd with 59.
Apr 12, 2012 at 8:11 AM
BIZ Opening - Hajime Japanese Restaurant
Hajime Japanese Restaurant, located at 10950 Club West Parkway, is now open.
Mar 28, 2012 at 9:04 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20120328)
Housing news thru March, Blaine ranks 3rd in the Metro with 63 housing units, an increase of 33 units since February.
Mar 20, 2012 at 9:16 AM
BIZ News - Anoka County Highway Department Website
This is a great website for information, including detour maps, on the construction of the new Anoka County Road 15 thru Blaine.
Mar 20, 2012 at 7:59 AM
BIZ Opening - Midwest Podiatry Centers
Midwest Podiatry Centers opened a Blaine location at 11901 Central Avenue NE.
Mar 13, 2012 at 11:22 AM
BIZ Opening - JJ Murphy's Irish Pub (20120313)
JJ Murphy's Irish Pub is now open at 10400 Baltimore Street at the National Market Center.
Mar 13, 2012 at 11:13 AM
BIZ News - Restaurant Information
A map including a full list of all businesses serving food in Blaine.
Feb 28, 2012 at 8:35 AM
BIZ Opening - Honest 1 Auto Care
Honest 1 Auto Care, 10705 University Avenue. Honest 1 offers a full range of auto service and repair.
Feb 23, 2012 at 11:30 AM
BIZ Opening - JJ Murphy's Irish Pub (20120223)
The former restaurant, The Club, at the National market Center to reopen as JJ Murphy's Irish Pub on March 18 at 5 p.m.
Feb 23, 2012 at 10:35 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20120223)
2012 Housing Numbers thru February, Blaine ranks 5th in Metro with 30 units (Minneapolis 296, St. Louis Park 195, Hudson 46, and St. Paul 46).
Feb 16, 2012 at 10:05 AM
BIZ Opening - Rose Garden Restaurant
Opening this Spring, the Rose Garden Restaurant at 10565 University Avenue.
Feb 15, 2012 at 8:55 AM
BIZ Opening - Hajime Sushi
Hajime Sushi, 10950 Club West Parkway, opens on April 1st.
Jan 3, 2012 at 9:15 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20120103)
2001 to 2011 Blaine ranks 3rd in the Metro in new housing units (after St. Paul and Minneapolis) with 5,939 new units.
Jan 3, 2012 at 9:01 AM
BIZ News - 2011 Housing Numbers
Blaine finishes 2011 with 336 new housing units, second most in the Metro, first in permits with 248.
Dec 15, 2011 at 12:00 AM
BIZ Opening - $5 Pizza
$5 Pizza opened a second location in Blaine at 2331 - 108th Lane NE.
Nov 30, 2011 at 1:41 PM
BIZ Opening - Edible Arrangements
Edible Arrangements is now open at 10340 Baltimore Street in the National Market Center.
Nov 28, 2011 at 10:32 AM
BIZ Opening - Charley's Grilled Subs
Charley's Grilled Subs now open at the Northtown Mall Food Court.
Nov 28, 2011 at 10:29 AM
BIZ News - Parametric Technology Corp
Parametric Technology Corp (PTC) submits plans for a $450K, 6,500 sf expansion of office space for employee training.
Nov 28, 2011 at 10:19 AM
BIZ News - Target
Target submitted plans for a $1.2 million interior remodel to include expanding the existing grocery department.
Nov 28, 2011 at 9:55 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20111128)
November housing numbers are in and Blaine is up 11 units. For the year, Blaine is 2nd in MN with 311 new units and 227 permits (1st).
Nov 1, 2011 at 2:51 PM
BIZ News - Walmart (20111101)
Walmart plans another store at 35W/Lexington to replace the existing store at The Village in addition to the new Walmart on 65.
Oct 31, 2011 at 7:51 AM
BIZ News - Minnesota Stars
Congratulations NSC Minnesota Stars! The North American Soccer League (NASL) Champions!
Oct 27, 2011 at 10:29 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20111027)
Blaine is up 37 units for October 2011. Blaine ranks 1st int he Metro with 300 new units and 1st in permits with 197.
Oct 4, 2011 at 8:16 AM
BIZ Opening - Your Turn Consignments
Your Turn Consignments, 3453 Lake Drive, Suite 125, int he Naples Marketplace Center.
Oct 3, 2011 at 10:17 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20111003)
Blaine continues to lead the Metro in housing permits issued (197) and units built (263) thru September.
Sep 23, 2011 at 10:29 AM
BIZ Opening - McDonald's
McDonald's opened their new restaurant at 12401 Ulysses Street today. This is the second store to be built at this location.
Aug 25, 2011 at 1:38 PM
BIZ Opening - SiteCal, Inc.
SiteCal, Inc., located at 2120 - 108th Lane, NE, Suite 200. They provide calibration, repair, and validation services.
Aug 25, 2011 at 8:02 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20110825)
Blaine is the fastest growing community in the Metro with 241 new housing units (178 permits, thru August.
Aug 19, 2011 at 2:09 PM
BIZ Opening - The Club
The Club, an American Sports Bar, is now open at the National Market Center, 10400 Baltimore Street NE
Aug 19, 2011 at 11:42 AM
BIZ Opening - Blaine Liquor
Blaine Liquor is now open at 3453 Lake Drive NE.
Aug 19, 2011 at 8:21 AM
BIZ Opening - Big Slice Pizza
Big Slice Pizza, 10400 Baltimore Street, Suite 160 at the National Market Center.
Aug 15, 2011 at 8:10 AM
BIZ News - Walmart (20110815)
A second Walmart store approved for Blaine at Highway 65/117th Avenue. Construction is expected to begin this Fall.
Jul 27, 2011 at 11:23 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20110727)
Blaine is up 42 units from June and ranks 2nd in the Metro with 223 new units, first in permits with 160.
Jul 18, 2011 at 2:43 PM
BIZ News - Welcome Soccer Players/Fans
942 teams from 20 states and 17 countries in Blaine thru July 23 for the Schwan's USA Cup
Jul 14, 2011 at 10:20 AM
BIZ Opening - Burger King
A new Burger King is now open at 4167 Ball Road (35W and Lexington Avenue).
Jul 13, 2011 at 7:53 AM
BIZ Opening - Which Wich? Superior Sandwiches
MN's first Which Wich? Superior Sandwiches is now open, 1450 - 109th Avenue (SE Highway 65/109th)
Jun 29, 2011 at 11:42 AM
BIZ News - June Housing Report
Blaine has issued 139 permits for 181 housing units, second in the Metro, up 59 units since May.
Jun 29, 2011 at 11:23 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20110629)
2011 (thru June) Metro Housing units (permits): Bloomington 237 (6), Blaine 181 (139), Plymouth 148 (79), Maple Grove 129 (106)
Jun 24, 2011 at 11:29 AM
BIZ News - Finance and Commerce Article
Finance and Commerce article highlights Blaine's retail growth
Jun 8, 2011 at 7:50 AM
BIZ Opening - DixieBlue BarBQue
DixieBlue BarBQue, 2310 Cloud Drive. Hours: 11 to 9 daily.
May 26, 2011 at 7:53 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20110526)
2011 New Housing Units thru May (permits): Bloomington 234 (3), Blaine 122 (104), Maple Grove 104 (87), Woodbury 100 (77)
May 9, 2011 at 2:10 PM
BIZ News - Burger King and 21st Century Bank
Construction is underway for a new Burger King and 21st Century Bank located at 35W and Lexington Avenue.
Apr 25, 2011 at 2:46 PM
BIZ News - Team USA
Team USA unveils new home at the National Sports Center in Blaine.
Apr 24, 2011 at 10:53 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20110424)
April housing numbers are out. Blaine continues to lead the Metro in 2011 with 82 permits for 82 units ... up 22 from March.
Mar 30, 2011 at 10:56 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20110330)
March housing numbers are out and Blaine continues to lead the Metro with 60 units (60 permits) for the first 3 months of 2011.
Mar 25, 2011 at 7:47 AM
BIZ Opening - Which Wich Superior Sandwiches
MN's 1st Which Wich Superior Sandwiches applied for a tenant permit to open at 1450 - 109th Avenue in Victory Village.
Mar 24, 2011 at 1:26 PM
BIZ News - Lean nand Green Energy Program
April classes for a Lean and Green Energy Program for Blaine BIZ, hosted at Blaine City Hall. Go to BlaineBiz.com for information.
Mar 16, 2011 at 1:55 PM
BIZ News - Blaine Growth
#2010Census: Blaine is Minnesota's 15th largest city (up from 18th) with 57,186 residents ... a 12,244 increase from 2000.
Mar 8, 2011 at 2:39 PM
BIZ Opening - Chuck and Don's Pet Food Outlet
Chuck and Don's Pet Food Outlet will open a new store in The Village, 4255 Pheasant Ridge Drive, in late April.
Mar 2, 2011 at 10:08 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20110302)
Blaine leads the Metro in new housing permits through Feb. 24 with 37 units (Woodbury 26, Maple Grove 32, Plymouth 20)
Feb 16, 2011 at 2:45 PM
BIZ Opening - Vein Clinic PA
Vein Clinic PA, 11806 Aberdeen Street NE
Jan 28, 2011 at 10:36 AM
BIZ News - Blaine Real Estate Forum
The Blaine Real Estate Forum, Feb. 15. Approved for 4 hours of Continuing Real Estate Credits.
Jan 28, 2011 at 9:34 AM
BIZ News - TwinsFest (20110129)
2011 Minnesota TwinsFest moved to the National Sports Center in Blaine, Jan. 28-30.
Jan 28, 2011 at 8:34 AM
BIZ News - TwinsFest (20110128)
Welcome Twinsfest fans, and the Minnesota Twins!
Jan 26, 2011 at 2:08 PM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20110126)
January housing starts for Blaine ... 17 units (17 permits) ranks third in the Metro.
Jan 24, 2011 at 1:27 PM
BIZ News - Goodwill
Goodwill submits application for a 20,605 sf store to be constructed at 117th/Hwy 65. Goodwill has 17 stores in the Metro.
Jan 10, 2011 at 11:16 AM
BIZ News - Aveda
Finance and Commerce article highlights Blaine's own, Aveda and it's Green Chemistry ... helping to save the company money.
Jan 10, 2011 at 9:42 AM
BIZ Opening - Wild Bill's Sports Saloon
Former Major's Sports Cafe to re-open as a Wild Bill's Sports Saloon in February.
Jan 5, 2011 at 1:17 PM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20110105)
From 2000-2010 there were 6,152 new housing units built in Blaine (metro rank 3rd), 4,087 permits (metro rank 1st).
Dec 29, 2010 at 9:56 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20101229)
Blaine finishes the year with 253 new housing permits (2nd in the Metro) and 331 new housing units (3rd in the metro).
Dec 20, 2010 at 9:38 AM
BIZ News - SBA Express Loan Program
The SBA Express Loan Program offers qualified business owners a loan of up to $50,000! Approval in as little as 72 hours !
Dec 2, 2010 at 1:54 PM
BIZ News - Best Source Electronics Corp.
Best Source Electronics Corp. purchases building at 3065 - 101st Avenue and starts an 8,000 sf expansion.
Nov 29, 2010 at 10:24 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20101129)
Blaine ranks 3rd in the Metro for new housing units issued with 310 (232 permits, ranks 2nd) through Nov. 25.
Nov 15, 2010 at 2:39 PM
BIZ News - Kwik Trip
Kwik Trip submits plans to build a LEED Green build store/gas/carwash at 85th and Highway 65 on the old Cemstone site.
Nov 8, 2010 at 8:33 AM
BIZ News - Walmart (20101108)
Walmart submitted plans for a new 148,124 sf store at SW Hwy 65/117th (S of Lowe's). Construction expected Spring 2011.
Nov 5, 2010 at 9:45 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20101105)
Through October, Blaine ranks 5th in the Metro in number of new housing units (233) and ranks second in housing permits with 203.
Nov 2, 2010 at 1:51 PM
BIZ Opening - Minnesota Eye Consultants
Minnesota Eye Consultants, 11091 Ulysses Street, providing LASIK and other vision correction procedures.
Nov 2, 2010 at 1:48 PM
BIZ Opening - Noran Neurological Clinic
Noran Neurological Clinic, 11091 Ulysses Street, comprehensive adult and pediatric neurological services.
Oct 21, 2010 at 8:08 AM
BIZ Opening - Realty Pro
Realty Pro, 11806 Aberdeen Street, Suite 100, 763-269-5000.
Oct 21, 2010 at 8:06 AM
BIZ Opening - American Joe Coffee and Ice Cream
American Joe Coffee and Ice Cream, 2331 - 108th Lane (next door to CVS Pharmacy), 763-795-000.
Oct 12, 2010 at 11:02 AM
BIZ News - John's Auto Parts
John's Auto Parts Owner Harry Haluptzok was featured in the BIZ section of the 10/11 Star Tribune.
Oct 8, 2010 at 2:30 PM
BIZ News - Project Management Course
Project Management Problem Solving Course, Oct. 14 at Blaine City Hall. Register at ARCC, 763-433-1200, $75.
Oct 1, 2010 at 9:38 AM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20100121)
As of Sept. 30, Blaine issued permits for 213 new housing units (188 permits) in 2010 which is 4th most in the Metro.
Sep 23, 2010 at 9:20 AM
BIZ News - Project Management Certificate
Project Management Certificate offered to Blaine BIZ starting Sept. 30 at Blaine City Hall. Contact Curt Larson for more information at 763-785-6147.
Sep 22, 2010 at 11:44 AM
BIZ News - Visual Impact Signs, Inc.
Visual Impact Signs, Inc., moves to new Blaine location at 9702 Ulysses Street, 55434.
Sep 3, 2010 at 10:38 AM
BIZ Opening - Chipotle
Blaine's Second Chipotle located at 599 Northtown Drive.
Aug 25, 2010 at 10:16 AM
BIZ News - New Housing (20100120)
Over 6,000 new housing units have been built in Blaine since 1/1/2000. So far this year, Blaine has issued permits for 196 units.
Jul 28, 2010 at 3:54 PM
BIZ News - Population
Blaine's 2009 population is 58,020 residents (Metropolitan Council estimate as of April 2009).
Jul 28, 2010 at 3:48 PM
BIZ News - City Growth
Blaine is the second fastest growing city in MN with 13,005 new residents since 2000.
Jan 20, 2010 at 3:50 PM
BIZ News - Housing Numbers (20100120)
For the first decade of 2000, Blaine is the fastest growing suburb with 5,821 new housing units built (2000-2009).
Oct 13, 2009 at 10:00 AM
BIZ News - US Women's National Hockey Team
US Women's National Hockey Team to be Based in Blaine at the National Sports Center.
Oct 13, 2009 at 9:00 AM
BIZ News - Parametric Technology Corporation
Parametric Technology Corporation Opens Their New Headquarters in Blaine.
Oct 13, 2009 at 8:00 AM
BIZ News - Infinite Campus
Infinite Capus wins the 2009 Metro North Chamber's Excellence in Business Award.