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
Nature’s had a rough go lately, what with the young Minneapolis lovers carving their initials into Montana’s Pompeys Pillar, and...
Updated: November 05, 2013, - 07:20 AM
The FDA’s decision to more tightly control prescription pain medications surely will save lives. While Thursday’s news came too late...
Updated: October 26, 2013, - 08:13 PM
Pumpkin pie is one of many culinary comforts drawing together 67-year-old Bev and 33-year-old Piyali week after week. Their repertoire has grown as their friendship has deepened, a sweet surprise to both.
Updated: October 25, 2013, - 02:22 PM