By Abeni Hill My name is Abeni Hill and I am having a crisis … a quarter-life crisis. It feels strange to write it. I remember the first time I identified that is what was happening.
By Sonya Goins The 2017-2018 school year is upon us and the new superintendent of the Hopkins School District is racing against the clock to get her office set up before the first bell rings on Tuesday. Dr. Rhoda Mhiripiri-Reed was hired in July to lead the district. She recently moved back to Minnesota from…
Minneapolis Police Chief Medaria Arradondo has made some changes to the department’s executive leadership team. Promoted to assistant chief is Mike Kjos. Kjos has worked as a patrol officer and supervisor in the 1st, 3rd and 4th Precincts throughout his 29-year career with the department. In 2012 he was named the 4th Precinct Inspector before…
By Brittany Lynch He wrote his way to the world, through the world, and back out of it again. The life of J.Otis Powell‽ ended the same way that his name did, in an interrobang, and his mark will forever be stamped on the Twin Cities and beyond. J.Otis Powell‽ was a “bluesician” and…
By Harry Colbert, Jr. Managing Editor – Outrage seems to be pretty selective these days.
By Sonya Goins Am I my brother’s keeper? If you asked Andre “Debonaire” McNeal, the answer would be a resounding yes. Last year, he started Den Brothers North, a mentoring program for young African-American males on the northside of Minneapolis. The program is presented by the Doorstep Foundation.
Author reveals her path to discovering link between neuroscience, spirituality and emotional health: Dr. Sylvia Bartley aims to help readers continue ‘Turning the Tide’ against the stigma of depression
Add author to the already impressive list of accomplishments for Dr. Sylvia Bartley, global director at Medtronic Philanthropy.
By Carmen Robles Associate Editor Afrodescendientes – The Insight 2 Health Fitness Challenge (I2H) has given me more than a new lease in life – it has given me the stamina to keep up with my granddaughters.
By Harry Colbert, Jr. Managing Editor – When we kicked off the Leading with Art campaign the first artist we featured was Don Walker.