news archive

Here are a few links to news about Butter Bakery Cafe

Efforts to improve workplace conditions in our food industry has connected me with a few press features: 

Interview By CLASP (Center for Law and Social Policy)

Sanctuary Restaurants,

 Star Tribune Feature Minneapolis Small Business Office support  

Shop Your Values Campaign

another Shop Your Values piece -- video


We love biking! Here's an interview from Our Streets Minneapolis

50 States of Biscuits - a project from the International Biscuit Festival held by Great American Country.  We were named Minnesota's Biscuit! Find us at Week 30.

Here's piece from PBS News Hour - which included Butter as part of their story on wage-tip compensation

a little Thank You video from the folks at Square...I'm the final word...

Did you miss our Kickstarter Project that helped us move to 3700 Nicollet?  Here's a link to the story!

Hennepin County Awards us for Environmental Stewardship

Bricks and Mortar Reporter - a little interview with me about how I got started in the coffee shop business...

Heavy Table - a lovely shout out!

The move generated some news too.

MinnPost - sharing our connections with Beacon Interfaith Housing Collaborative

Southwest/Downtown Journal - with an early story on organics composting (it's cool now)

Star Tribune - an interesting commentary on one of my blog writings after a break-in at the cafe

Best of --- thanks Minnesota Monthly!

Eclairs! One of the 50 tastes of Minnesota!
 and one of Rick Nelson's favorites!

Here's one about my initial opening...oh, well, about a year and a half later...but better late than never!