The Twin Cities Black Affinity group will host its spring biannual Twin Cities Black Affinity Network Development Day (TC BANDD) at the Cargill headquarters,15407 McGinty Rd. W., Wayzata this coming Saturday (June 22).
The jeow mak len explodes on the tongue in a scattering of spicy-sweet. Tiger’s eye fish sauce melds with mortar-and-pestled bits of cilantro, chili, tomato, shallot, and garlic– a conspiracy of flavors bordering on fatal.
Twin Cities artist Jessica Winnie has released her second book of poetry, “Everything I Am,” a reflective account of a journey through the life of a young woman raised by an activist family and community.
U.S. Navy Electrician’s Mate 1st Class Jamies Halstead, from Minneapolis, eats breakfast with students during a community outreach event at the Saint-Louis Primary School in Marseille, France, April 30. Sailors assigned to the John C. Stennis Carrier Strike Group (JCSCSG) volunteered at the …
U.S. Navy Boatswain’s Mate 2nd Class Ibrahim Kaba (front), from Brooklyn Park, maneuvers through the ship while responding to a simulated active shooter during anti-terrorism force protection drills aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Spruance in the Indian Ocean, March 13. The Spruance …
From beat cop to the first African-American St. Paul Chief of Police, to Ramsey County Undersheriff ,William (Bill) Finney (aka Corky), epitomizes the spirit of public service.
More than 800 rare black and white photographs depicting life for area Blacks in the 1940s are on display at the Hennepin Gallery.
San Francisco — “Black Memorabilia,” A PBS documentary, explores the world of racist material, both antique and newly produced, that propagate demeaning representations of African-Americans and promotes white supremacy.
Dr. Artika Tyner, founder and executive director of Planting People Growing Justice Leadership Institute (PPGJLI), will be hosting a trip to Ghana in 2019 as part of what the Republic of Ghana President Nana Akufo-Addo has declared “The Year of the Return.”
EAST CHINA SEA – Gas Turbine System Technician (Mechanical) 3rd Class Jonathan Pate, from Eagan, takes readings from a low pressure system aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS McCampbell. McCampbell is forward-deployed to the U.S. 7th Fleet area of operations in suppor…
At night not too many decades into the past, Minnesotans lit the farmland and countryside only with the use of lanterns.
The National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) has announced that Grambling State University will host the 2019 and 2020 Football National Championships at the historic Eddie G. Robinson Memorial Stadium.
The city. The place that we live and thrive. The place on planet earth where large amounts of human beings live. A strange, long evolved, human reality.
Forecast Public Art and the Hennepin County Multicultural Arts Committee announced “Sib Pauv Zog: A Hmong Cultural Harvest,” an exhibit in the Hennepin Gallery, 300 S. 6th St., A level, Minneapolis, created by artists from ArtCrop and curated by Oskar Ly.
The Minnesota Department of Transportation, Hennepin County and the cities of Brooklyn Center, Brooklyn Park and Minneapolis are hosting three open house meetings in mid-December to share information and discuss proposed changes to Highway 252 and Interstate 94.
The National Trust for Historic Preservation announced that one year after the launch of the African American Cultural Heritage Action Fund the organization has hit a funding milestone, raising more than $10 million dollars for this $25 million initiative.
As a member of the infamous Wilmington 10 case in North Carolina from 1972 to 2012, I witnessed firsthand why the criminal justice system in the United States needed to be thoroughly reformed.
As part of its transformation, Greater Twin Cities United Way (GTCUW) announced its new request for proposals (RFP) is now open to nonprofit organizations focused on addressing the most pressing needs in the region.
PITTSFORD, N.Y. – The St. John Fisher College Department of Athletics inducted seven new members into its Hall of Fame including the Rev. Al Gallmon, during a ceremony on Nov. 9, in the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Athletic Center.
ATLANTA – The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters, who are preparing to enter their 93rd season of entertaining fans around the world, unveiled its 10-player rookie class for 2019, which includes a Minneapolis native.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – AARP is launching “Sisters from AARP,” a new digital newsletter celebrating Gen-X and Baby Boomer African-American women.
Charles Garjay Goah, a beloved Liberian-American pastor who delivered the gospel to many as the longtime pastor of United Christian Fellowship Church in Minneapolis’ Northside, died on May 10. He was 55.
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