1931-2009: Isiah "Ike" Williams III was Jacksonville activist, newspaper publisher
Monday, 07 December 2009 16:23
Jessie Lynne Kerr
Isiah "Ike" Jesse Williams III, lawyer, historian, community activist and former publisher of the Jacksonville Advocate newspaper, died Nov. 25 in a local nursing home. He was 78 and had been diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease six years ago.
The Holiday season is a time when people give thanks and look for ways to help their community and neighbors in need. The car you no longer need will help the environment, the community and your wall...
Discussions focus on heritage preservation in Northside industrial areas
Thursday, 03 December 2009 15:31
Minneapolis Community Planning and Economic Development (CPED) department says it will hold a meeting about heritage preservation in the industrial areas along the Mississippi River in North Minneapol...
Open Arms of Minnesota announces successful capital campaign for new building
Wednesday, 02 December 2009 16:53
Open Arms of Minnesota has successfully completed an $8.1 million capital campaign for the construction of its new building located at 2600 Bloomington Avenue South in the Phillips Neighborhood of Min...
MPS ‘Check it Out’ chess competition winners announced
Tuesday, 01 December 2009 16:50
The Minneapolis Public Schools hosted a district-wide chess tournament at North High School on November 21. Students in grades K through 12 competed in the day-long competition and top finishers in e...
Crystal McCrary, director of the film 'Little Ballers'. Carmen Robles, associate editor for Afrodescendientes in Insight News. Mohamud Noor, interim director of the Confederation of Somali Community in Minnesota.