Gail Rosenblum

Columnist | Metro
Phone: 612-673-7350
Gail Rosenblum writes two to three columns a week on people, social issues, trends, and the complexities of human relationships.

Recent content from Gail Rosenblum

Rosenblum: Rondo Days tips hat to St. Paul Red Caps

The exquisitely renovated St. Paul Union Depot is, fittingly, on the National Register of Historic Places. Next week, the heart...

Updated: July 06, 2013, - 10:02 PM

Rosenblum: 46 years later, Skip's print finds its way home

Merritt Bartlett knew that the young man’s name was George. He knew that George was a student at the University...

Updated: July 03, 2013, - 09:42 PM

Rosenblum: New weight worry: Low-income boys

Results from a large study on kids and weight drew an understandable response from Nancy Gruver:“Hallelujah!”The study, the most recent...

Updated: July 01, 2013, - 09:40 PM

Rosenblum: The rain rushed in, then neighbors followed

Joel and Karyl Hoeger returned home from a trip to Bemidji in 1 a.m. darkness last Saturday, hours after Friday...

Updated: June 26, 2013, - 10:34 PM

Duets: Marthe and Jil

Jil Ocel and Marthe Herbert are founders of Animal Ambassadors, which introduces exotic animals to clients at senior centers and group homes.

Updated: June 25, 2013, - 09:57 AM

Duets: Joey and Pete cook up a game of cribbage

Every Monday afternoon for an hour and a half, Joey Ziegler, 33, and Pete Muscala, 92, meet for a friendly but competitive game of cribbage at the Our Kitchen diner in south Minneapolis.

Updated: June 25, 2013, - 09:56 AM

Duets: Jordan and Aaron, reading with a special touch

Jordan Richardson is a reading mentor and blind. He meets weekly with 3-year-old Aaron to teach him to read Braille, giving Aaron "a leg up on literacy."

Updated: June 25, 2013, - 09:56 AM

Duets: Maiia and Linda, a cross-cultural lesson in friendship

After 20 years of working together, the cultural barriers between American former teacher Linda Wicklund and Ukrainian teacher Maiia Zuieva are few and their bond never stronger.

Updated: June 25, 2013, - 09:55 AM

Duets: Natasa and Jim

Every week, it's a new adventure for eight-year-old Natasa Nguyen and her mentor and friend, Jim Latimer.

Updated: June 25, 2013, - 09:53 AM

Rosenblum: Skyrocketing opiate abuse among Indians needs attention

Painkiller addiction is an ugly trend that public health officials finally are getting their arms around. But they need to...

Updated: June 22, 2013, - 10:11 PM

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