As the longtime president of the Minneapolis chapter of the NAACP, he was on the front lines of the civil rights struggles of the 1960s and ’70s, in his own community and beyond.
Updated: December 26, 2014, - 04:47 PM
A former Republican Party chair and the first woman elected to the state Senate on her own merits, she was a master organizer and indefatigable champion for Rochester.
Updated: December 26, 2014, - 04:29 PM
It’s time to quit playing around if you want to see the popular “Toys of the ’50s, ’60s and ’70s” exhibit at the Minnesota History Center. The show is closing Jan. 4.
Updated: December 17, 2014, - 05:25 PM
Celebrations commemorating the winter solstice are growing in popularity in the Twin Cities.
Updated: December 15, 2014, - 03:25 PM
Vintage bridal-gown shop offers new brides something old and precious — the stories of the original owners.
Updated: December 07, 2014, - 05:51 PM
The creators of a fast-selling line of vegetarian meats are preparing to open a store in Minneapolis.
Updated: December 03, 2014, - 01:36 PM
The Minneapolis Institute of Arts draws a crowd for an early morning anti-shopping event.
Updated: December 01, 2014, - 09:13 AM
What’s a 15-letter term for proposal? For a Twin Cities couple, it’s “crossword puzzle.”
Updated: November 19, 2014, - 06:04 PM
Winter’s surprise arrival caught many of us with a “to do” list that wasn’t quite “done.” But there are very good reasons to tackle some chores, no matter how unsavory the thought of battling the cold, snow and ice might be.
Updated: November 12, 2014, - 03:27 PM