Results: little sisters of the poor

Tenants in northeast Minneapolis building mobilize to keep their homes

Tenants in northeast Minneapolis building mobilize to keep their homes

…. It was built in 1895 and operated for 80 years as the Little Sisters of the Poor Home for the Aged, where…
Catholic educator Patricia DeMoully dies in St. Paul

Catholic educator Patricia DeMoully dies in St. Paul

… construction of houses for the poor while living in a trailer with other nuns. DeMoully, known as “Sister Pat…
From war to whiskey, St. Paul 'scallywag' Ralph S. Mayer played varied roles

From war to whiskey, St. Paul 'scallywag' Ralph S. Mayer played varied roles

… penmanship to his sister, Grace, on Jan. 15, 1899. Writing from Cuba, he was serving as an unhappy private…
Second death is linked to Minneapolis homeless encampment

Second death is linked to Minneapolis homeless encampment

… with a link to the camp along Hiawatha and Cedar avenues, near the Little Earth housing complex. Alissa Rose…
Northern Lights for 2016: Ten Minnesotans whose legacies endure

Northern Lights for 2016: Ten Minnesotans whose legacies endure

…   Prince Rogers Nelson   Jim Northrup   "Sweet Lou" Snider   Sister Jean Thuerauf   Rev. Tin Tran…
Excessive solitary confinement scars Minnesota prison inmates

Excessive solitary confinement scars Minnesota prison inmates

… or a week in the poorly ventilated, 5-by-7-foot cells. Inmates wore black-and-white striped jumpsuits…
Shortage of affordable housing forces tough choices on the poor

Shortage of affordable housing forces tough choices on the poor

… there with their parents and little sister Esmaralda for six years. The church and doctor’s office were nearby. Parents…
Children of small-town Midwest climb ladder to prosperity

Children of small-town Midwest climb ladder to prosperity

… of the Midwest, where opportunity is highest, are less and less the places where most people live, or where poor
After the bridge: 10 years, six stories

After the bridge: 10 years, six stories

… and daughters and to not let little things, like someone cutting in front of him in traffic, poison his mood. “I…

Wendy

… read of the poor little girls bombed & killed Down South. I knew how to spell "beetle", & watched…
Orphaned as a baby, 88-year-old Bloomington man finally finds his family

Orphaned as a baby, 88-year-old Bloomington man finally finds his family

… Albert Phillip. He was born Jan. 9, 1929, along with a twin sister named Alberta, at the Glen Lake…
Minnesota State Fair amateur talent show attracts hopefuls, dreamers and maybe a future star

Minnesota State Fair amateur talent show attracts hopefuls, dreamers and maybe a future star

… and then some little kid will sing ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow’ and it’ll make you cry.” Sometimes a star…
Block-by-block photo survey in 1960 shows Minneapolis' thriving retail scene

Block-by-block photo survey in 1960 shows Minneapolis' thriving retail scene

… block was demolished for City Center, whose construction began in 1979.  Hey, sis: Three Sisters
In Little Crow's wake, horrors for the Dakota

In Little Crow's wake, horrors for the Dakota

… of one of the executed men's sisters, who "literally starved herself to death, Lo, the poor Indian…

Twin Cities cabbie and best friend take a final ride together

…, but increasingly poor health made that impossible. Rocco finally got his wish Friday. Nobody seemed to mind that he…
Sister Joan Tuberty, Catholic Charities' most unusual resident, moves on

Sister Joan Tuberty, Catholic Charities' most unusual resident, moves on

… moved to the mother house of the Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls. She will determine her next chapter…
C.J.: Alert the TSA, Ruth Pointer may be armed with a sassy T-shirt

C.J.: Alert the TSA, Ruth Pointer may be armed with a sassy T-shirt

…. The “original Pointer sister” performed Saturday at Twin Cities Pride with her daughter Issa Pointer…
Sister Mary Ashton receives prestigious Women's History Month award

Sister Mary Ashton receives prestigious Women's History Month award

…The governor was testing Sister Mary Madonna Ashton, but she thought he was just being quirky…
Have you seen Hammy? After supporting her through 30 operations, young patient's stuffed animal is missing

Have you seen Hammy? After supporting her through 30 operations, young patient's stuffed animal is missing

…. The little softy has several scars, hearing aids, a “trache” tube, blood pressure cuff and an oxygen mask. He…