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St. Paul street art project shares food with community

St. Paul street art project shares food with community

Sep. 17 | Local artist creates platform for educating on  healthy eating   By Raymond Jackson Contributing Writer   Two thousand attendees gathered for CREATE: The Community Meal on Sunday, September 14.Photos by Raymond Jackson On Sunday, September...

MSR’s 19th Annual Graduation Celebration

MSR’s 19th Annual Graduation Celebration

May. 16 | By Raymond Jackson Contributing Writer     On Tuesday, May 7, the Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder (MSR) newspaper sponsored its 19th Annual Graduation Celebration to acknowledge African and African American senior students finishing high...

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...

Ruben and Lalah play well in the Twin Cities

Ruben and Lalah play well in the Twin Cities

Apr. 7 | By Raymond Jackson Contributing Writer   Ruben Studdard and Lalah Hathaway       On a great feeling Sunday evening, Ruben Studdard and Lalah Hathaway started their 2014 tour at The Dakota Nightclub, located in downtown Minneapolis,...

Spoken Hero – Recording artist applies promotional expertise to community betterment

Spoken Hero – Recording artist applies promotional expertise to community betterment

Mar. 21 | People in our community and their giving spirit to others often go unnoticed as “Unspoken Heroes.” Our “Spoken Heroes” feature gives the community the opportunity to recognize these everyday heroes and their accomplishments. Without looking...

Twin Cities celebrate tech and science experts of tomorrow

Twin Cities celebrate tech and science experts of tomorrow

Jan. 16 | By Raymond Jackson Contributing Writer   On Friday, January 3, a group of young intellectuals brought in the 2014 new year with the Ninth Annual Twin Cities Chapter Awards Ceremony for youth from grade school, high school and college. This event...

Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom

Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom

Jan. 2 | Movie captures the evils of apartheid South Africa   Movie Review By Raymond Jackson Contributing Writer “I have walked that long road to freedom. I have tried not to falter; I have made missteps along the way. But I have discovered the secret...