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Penumbra Theatre Co. flips the script  to meet economic challenge

Penumbra Theatre Co. flips the script to meet economic challenge

Oct. 17 |   Financial state result of administration’s failure to watch cash flow   By James L. Stroud, Jr. Contributing Writer   Penumbra Theatre Company (PTC), one of the nation’s largest African American theaters, has suspended its programming...

Geoffrey Canada creates ‘A Small Army of Love’

Geoffrey Canada creates ‘A Small Army of Love’

Oct. 10 | Harlem Children’s Zone founder gives feedback on Northside Achievement Zone By James L. Stroud, Jr. Contributing Writer   If a revolutionary is a person dedicated to change in any establishment, like a school system, business, or a government...

Local dance instructor trained  over 1,000 in N. Mpls

Local dance instructor trained over 1,000 in N. Mpls

Oct. 3 |   Hollywood Studio students received national awards     By James L. Stroud, Jr. Contributing Writer   “So you think you can dance?” That’s not likely a question you would ask Diane Elliott-Robinson. Especially if you know...

Author uses life experiences  for children’s books — Proceeds used to support Liberian orphanage

Author uses life experiences for children’s books — Proceeds used to support Liberian orphanage

Aug. 29 | By James L. Stroud, Jr. Contributing Writer   If you read, write or know anything about fiction, then you know first of all that by definition it means to fabricate. Therefore, when it comes to getting published, one common assumption is...

Black fraternity conventioneers reach out to North Mpls

Black fraternity conventioneers reach out to North Mpls

Jul. 18 | By Charles Hallman Staff Writer   Omega Psi Phi held a July 7 free outdoor event for the public at North Commons Park in Minneapolis.Photo by James L. Stroud, Jr. Leadership and community service were among the themes of the Omega Psi Phi Grand...

Hometown star athlete shares the wealth

Hometown star athlete shares the wealth

Jul. 11 |     On Friday, July 6, Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald, Jr. (standing at center in left photo, with basketball in right photo) shared his success with his old neighborhood by donating a new basketball court to Martin Luther...

Kudos to the Minneapolis Juneteenth committee

Kudos to the Minneapolis Juneteenth committee

Jun. 27 | By Jimmy Stroud Contributing Writer   Kudos to the Twin Cities Juneteenth Celebration, Inc. and their many volunteers for another safe and successful Juneteenth event held at North Mississippi Regional Park in Minneapolis on June 16, 2012. As...

Ad campaign highlights achievement gap

Ad campaign highlights achievement gap

May. 16 |   By James L. Stroud, Jr. Contributing Writer   In April 2012, the Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi Foundation for Children (RKMC) unveiled a public service campaign aimed at bringing more attention to the Black-White educational achievement...

Black votes on the line with Voter ID

Black votes on the line with Voter ID

Feb. 15 |   By Charles Hallman Staff Writer    A year after the 2008 presidential election, calls for new voter identification laws were heard in many states, including Minnesota. Led by a group called the American Legislative Exchange Council...

Chemist, professor, businessman, pilot and plane builder

Chemist, professor, businessman, pilot and plane builder

Feb. 15 |   N. Judge King made his dreams come true — and other people’s too   By James L. Stroud, Jr. Contributing Writer   Dr. N. Judge King has always been fascinated with the idea of flying and owning an airplane, ever since he was a...
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