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Award-winning director brings Passing Strange to Twin Cities

Award-winning director brings Passing Strange to Twin Cities

Apr. 24 | Actor feels free to take risks at Mixed Blood   Director-actor-playwright Thomas W. Jones II, hailing from Atlanta as founding artistic director of Jomandi Productions, owns an enviable Twin Cities presence, consistently working at Mixed...

Community forum to address prison issues

Community forum to address prison issues

Apr. 24 | State corrections commissioner expected to participate   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Minnesota Corrections Department Commissioner Tom Roy is expected to attend a community forum on prison issues this week. He accepted an invitation from...

This Week’s Cartoon

This Week’s Cartoon

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This Week’s Entertainment Spots

This Week’s Entertainment Spots

Apr. 24 |   Passing Strange With disparate styles that range from ‘60’s Europop to ‘70’s punk to ‘80’s electronica to gospel, soul, and funk to musical theatre and witha nod to James Brown, this 2008 Tony Award winner is a play within a rock...

Keith pops the proverbial question

Keith pops the proverbial question

Apr. 23 |   Keith woke drained. Praying, God, if I never do nothing else in life right, please don’t let me do this wrong. Please, keep me from screwing this up. He looked over at a contentedly sighing Lesli. Got up, went into her living room, lit a...

Habitat for Humanity  ReStore Manager-Full Time

Habitat for Humanity ReStore Manager-Full Time

Apr. 23 |     Job Announcement ReStore Manager-Full Time The ReStore Manager is responsible for generating revenue to further fund Twin Cities Habitat for Humanity’s mission, specifically through the sale of donated and purchased home improvement...

Redlining targets Black Minnesotans and neighborhoods

Redlining targets Black Minnesotans and neighborhoods

Apr. 22 | Wells Fargo leads pack according to U of M report on sub-prime lenders By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   A new University of Minnesota Law School study shows that Blacks and other communities of color and low-income residents in the Twin Cities...

‘Loving Yourself’ healthcare event an enlightening experience

‘Loving Yourself’ healthcare event an enlightening experience

Apr. 22 | It’s scary to find out you’ve not been taking proper care of yourself     By Brandi D. Phillips  Contributing Writer   Responsible, elegant, determined, intergenerational, promising, informative: These are a few adjectives to describe...

Director defends Council on Black Minnesotans: ‘We’re doing it’

Director defends Council on Black Minnesotans: ‘We’re doing it’

Apr. 22 | ‘We’re growing our community. We’re determined.  We know we can do even more.’   By Isaac Peterson Contributing Writer   In March, the Minnesota’s Office of the Legislative Auditor’s (OLA) released their audit of Minnesota’s...

Treating skin of color

Treating skin of color

Apr. 21 | Most skin diseases occur in people of all nationalities, regardless of their skin color. Certain problems encountered in the skin are more common in people with different hues of skin, and sometimes a disorder seems more prominent because it affects...