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This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights

This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights

Jul. 23 |     Radical Presence: Black Performance  in Contemporary Art Chronicling the emergence and development of Black performance in contemporary art, Radical Presence provides a critical framework for the history of that tradition, beginning...

Visiting Africans prepare to  become ‘transformative leaders’

Visiting Africans prepare to become ‘transformative leaders’

Jul. 23 | Representing 18 countries, they say they are learning the most from each other.   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   The University of Minnesota’s Humphrey School of Public Affairs this summer hosted 25 young African professionals in its first...

Local standout highlights

Local standout highlights

Jul. 23 |     This week’s column features five outstanding individuals who have made their communities proud. They include a prep football star that won’t have to deal with recruiting this fall, three former prep stars who are giving back to...

SUMMONS In the Re the Marriage of: Alicia Fragoso, Petitioner and  Jose Luis Fragoso Gonzalez, Respondent

SUMMONS In the Re the Marriage of: Alicia Fragoso, Petitioner and Jose Luis Fragoso Gonzalez, Respondent

Jul. 23 | State of Minnesota                 District Court County of Hennepin                                                                              Fourth Judicial Court Case Type: Dissolution With Real...

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS

Jul. 23 | Sealed proposals will be received by the Public Housing Agency of the City of Saint Paul at 261 E. University Avenue, St. Paul, Minnesota 55130 for:    CONSULTING SERVICES FOR MOUNT AIRY FAMILY EXTERIOR MODERNIZATION, Contract No. 15-033, until...

Reimbursed Senior Volunteer Position

Reimbursed Senior Volunteer Position

Jul. 23 | The Senior Companion & Foster Grandparent Programs are seeking volunteers 55+ years willing to help seniors as friendly visitors in their home & outings in the community OR help children in school settings as mentors and tutors. Tax-free...

The tragedy of LaVena Johnson 

The tragedy of LaVena Johnson 

Jul. 23 | On watching The General’s Daughter, a tragically brilliant account of a high-ranking U.S. Army officer’s complicity in silencing his own daughter, herself an army captain, about her sexual assault to further his career, I found it a monstrous,...

An ‘all  knowing God’ loves  all equally

An ‘all knowing God’ loves all equally

Jul. 23 |           I was raised a Christian, as most of us were around here. One thing that stands out for me, was being taught that this God, was an “all knowing God.” Those who work in Washington may go to church because they...

We have not waved a white flag!

We have not waved a white flag!

Jul. 22 | Why do White and Black leaders assume the Black community has waved a white flag of submission? However, we do raise questions about what is being planned for us as if we had, as seen during the various “summit” decision meetings (see my columns...

Eggs — they’re not just for breakfast anymore

Eggs — they’re not just for breakfast anymore

Jul. 22 | Eating healthy and losing weight is hard but well worth it. One important thing to remember is that eating healthy is not a short-term diet, but rather a journey toward a long-term lifestyle change. So, I am always looking for great recipes and food...