Insight News

Thursday
Jul 30th

Community

Family Day unites community

Family Day unites communityPlymouth Avenue was transformed into an urban festival and marketplace during the 2011 Family Day on Saturday, August 27. Over 2000 community members enjoyed a full day of mainstage entertainment, information and health resources, food and merchandise vendors, and activities for the entire family.

To bring Family Day "Back on the Block," the Minneapolis Urban League partnered with Plymouth & Penn Corridor anchors: NorthPoint Health & Wellness, Estes Funeral Home, University of Minnesota Urban Research and Outreach Center (UROC) and Insight News. This collaboration ensured a comprehensive representation of community services available right in North Minneapolis.
Read more...
 

North Minneapolis neighborhood blog...

Webber Park redesign
The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) will hold a community survey and a multi-day design kick-off event for Webber Park. The planning process will bring together the co...
Read more...

The Martin Luther King, Jr. legacy

The Martin Luther King, Jr. legacy The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Legacy Advisory Council, and Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board hosted public officials and community residents at Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Park, 4055 Ni...
Read more...

Somali gourmet event supports famine relief in Horn of Africa

Somali gourmet event supports famine relief in Horn of Africa Sadia Abdi, owner of Sadia's Gourmet Sauce, threw a Tasting Party on Sunday, August 14 to celebrate four years in business by sharing her home cooking with customers. Abdi was the first Somali woman t...
Read more...

Champion promotes Nice Ride as health benefit

Nice Ride is a non-profit organization that provides a subscription based bike sharing service that provides a fun and convenient transportation option.  On August 11, Mayor R.T. Rybak and Rev. Bobby ...
Read more...
Page 94 of 160

Recent Comments

Powered by Disqus



Facebook Twitter RSS Image Map

Latest show

  • June 23, 2015
    Rebroadcast of Critical conversations: Could Baltimore or Ferguson happen here? Part 1.

Business & Community Service Network