A family’s food assistance gets cut by $36 a month. A Sara Lee/Taystee bread outlet closes in New Brighton. A...
Updated: December 07, 2013, - 06:22 PM
Lloyd Johnson knew that his favorite lemon cake would be served at his 100th birthday party at Woodbury’s Stonecrest Senior Living residence. But playing a duet with surprise guest and mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko? Let’s call that the icing.
Updated: December 04, 2013, - 10:37 PM
Her “Smooch! Project” aims to capture 10,000 photographs of people around the world kissing loved ones on the cheek.
Updated: December 02, 2013, - 07:53 PM
A thriving synagogue for more than 70 years, (on the Iron Range!), B’nai Abraham was all but abandoned in the 1990s, as young Jews bolted for college, jobs or mates, and their aging parents moved to warmer climates.
Updated: November 27, 2013, - 07:54 PM
Albert Nyembwe has found himself with big shoes to fill.Last September, Nyembwe’s nonprofit, the Cilongo Foundation of Blaine, held its...
Updated: November 24, 2013, - 12:04 AM
Gov. Mark Dayton’s abrupt suspension last week of the provisional release of sex offenders was, fortunately, just a temporary stop...
Updated: November 19, 2013, - 08:10 PM
News that insurance coverage of mental illnesses must be equal to coverage of any other health care challenge is heartening,...
Updated: November 13, 2013, - 09:51 PM
Target Corp.’s decision to Ban the Box is a victory for many ex-offenders, and a wise and moral move for...
Updated: November 10, 2013, - 06:30 AM
It’s no surprise that the most powerful influencer in how we vote is party identification. We get to the polls to make sure our political team wins.
Updated: November 06, 2013, - 09:25 PM