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Teens takeover at the Walker

Teens takeover at the Walker

Apr. 17 | Teen Takeover: Double Take Thursday, April 17, 5 – 9 pm A Youth-Curated Event Presented by the Walker Art Center Teen Arts Council Join us for the spring Teen Takeover: Double Take, an evening of youth curated performances, hands-on art-making,...

This Week’s Cartoon

This Week’s Cartoon

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This board member breaks the mold

This board member breaks the mold

Apr. 17 | Old enough to advocate, young enough to still relate      By Dwight Hobbes Contributing Writer   You don’t meet LeAndra Estis so much as experience her. The svelte, diminutive dynamo, an enthused conversationalist, arrests your attention,...

This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights

This Week’s Entertainment Spotlights

Apr. 17 |   Bobby McFerrin Sat., Apr. 19, 8 pm Orchestra Hall, 1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis Go to www.minnesotaorchestra.org or call 612-371-5656                   Ramsey Lewis and John Pizzarelli: Straighten...

Gophers AD dodges the  diversity question

Gophers AD dodges the diversity question

Apr. 17 |                 I never attend an introductory press conference without my sixth sense, third eye and third ear. Without it, this columnist could not decipher such adjectives as “best” and “right fit”...

Minneapolis’ one-sort goal is to double city’s recycling

Minneapolis’ one-sort goal is to double city’s recycling

Apr. 17 |   Plastic bags containing recyclables are the biggest glitch in the process   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Minneapolis began recycling programs in the mid-1980s. Last year, a city-wide “one-sort recycling” program began, and over 67,000...

Brian McKnight Returning To the Dakota

Brian McKnight Returning To the Dakota

Apr. 17 | By Raymond Jackson Contributing Writer   Brian McKnight Soul and R&B recording artist Brian McKnight is returning to the Dakota Nightclub in Minneapolis April 19 and Easter Sunday, April 20 for four performances. The Twin Cities are high...

MPS aims for new level of Black student achievement in 2014-15

MPS aims for new level of Black student achievement in 2014-15

Apr. 16 | Mentors, new programs part of plan to ‘normalize success’   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   An estimated 80 local Black men met with Black male students last Friday morning as part of the 100 Strong Who Care mentoring program that Minneapolis...

Hometown talent José James returns to the Cedar

Hometown talent José James returns to the Cedar

Apr. 16 | José James and Kris Bowers return to the Cedar Cultural Center on Monday, April 21. Consider this an invitation to enjoy more new music from two young and gifted musicians with new albums.   But this is not just a fantastic reintroduction...

Request for Sub-Bid SBE  – S.M. Hentges & Sons Inc.

Request for Sub-Bid SBE – S.M. Hentges & Sons Inc.

Apr. 16 |                 Request for Sub-Bid SBE    Project: Peavey Channel Bridge Reconstruction SAP # 027-597-007, 098-594-0001 Wayzata, MN   Section;         Your Item Bid Date:         April 22,...