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  1. Aesthetically ItRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Insight News

    Aesthetically It! is a list of picks from the editors of Aesthetically Speaking. Aesthetically It! features venues, events, outings and more that are worthy of "It" status.

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  2. Transportation in the New Millennium ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Insight News

    Transportation in the New Millennium, takes place Saturday Dec. 13 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Summit Academy OIC, 95 Olsen Memorial Hwy, Minneapolis. "Transportation is the biggest economic development investment in the state of Minnesota," said community activist, Kenya McKnight, stating dollars will always be invested in roads, bridges, bike paths and more.

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  3. Youthprise participates in afterschool meals programRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Insight News

    Youthprise announced its participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program. Meals will be available at no separate charge to enrolled children at McDonough Recreation Center, 1544 Timberlake Rd, S Mon-Thur 3-9PM and Fri 3-6PM.

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  4. OPINION | Less scrolling and scanning, more digestingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Insight News

    Tied to our electronic devices, most of us do a lot of scrolling these days: scanning our Facebook newsfeeds and tweets, skimming favorite blogs and online news sources. The result, says Nicholas Carr , is that we're losing our capacity to concentrate, contemplate, reflect, even as what we're reading is often purposely kept shorter in response to our shortened attention spans.

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  5. Larry McKenzie becomes first African-American inducted to state basketball coaches hall of fameRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Insight News

    Larry McKenzie, North High School's basketball coach, was among four inductees to the Minnesota Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame on Nov. 1. The Hall of Fame recognizes Minnesota coaches who have made significant contributions to high school basketball through their achievements and service. McKenzie is the first African-American coach to receive this honor.

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  6. 4RM+ULA boosting its profile while boosting minority ranksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Insight News

    James Watson would have a hard time explaining the successes of James Garrett, Jr. and Nathan Johnson, two St. Paul Central High School graduates. Watson, the now infamous Noble Prize recipient who is credited with helping to discover the structure of DNA, said Blacks were genetically less intelligent than whites.

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  7. Ellison town hall meeting: Parent, community engagement critical for culture of achievementRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Insight News

    North Minneapolis educators, parents, business and agency leaders last month joined Kim Ellison, Minneapolis School Board member who represents District 2 in the first in a series of town hall meetings looking to fix an education system that is consistently failing Black children and families. The town hall was held Nov. 20 at The Glover Sudduth Center, 2100 Plymouth Ave. N., Minneapolis.

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  8. Aesthetically ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Insight News

    Join the annual toy drive and party at the Urban Eatery across from Lake Calhoun. Fashion icon Richard Moody is hosting the event and ask everyone bring an unwrapped toy for children and teens of all ages.

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  9. PJ Richardson book signingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Insight News

    Join the next New York Times best selling author PJ Richardson for a book signing event as she presents her book "Nobody Told Me I Was A Queen" on Saturday, December 13, 2014, 3:00 - 6:00 pm at Seven Steakhouse Sushi Ultralounge Skybar, 700 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55403. For more info regarding event and to RSVP: Roy @ 350-7018 or This e-mail address is being protected from spambots.

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  10. Asian Media Access awarded a CDC grant under Racial and Ethnic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Insight News

    On Sept. 25, CDC announced new funding awards, supported in part by the Affordable Care Act, to all 50 states and D.C. to support cross-cutting programs to prevent and control chronic diseases-the leading causes of death and disability in the United States.

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  11. Transit improvements are coming to West BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 3 | Insight News

    According to recent census data, 27 percent of households in the area do not own a car, compared to 18 percent of households in Minneapolis as a whole. Of the 200 Metro Transit bus routes, four routes that run on or cross West Broadway are among the 12 most popular.

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  12. Retaliation and Systemic Racism at Root of 'Pointergate' StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Insight News

    On Nov. 19, protesters gathered outside the studios of Minneapolis/St. Paul television news station, KSTP-TV in protest of the airing of a Nov. 7 story.

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  13. Ellison announces $1.5 million affordable housing grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Insight News

    Rep. Keith Ellison and the Federal Home Loan Bank of Des Moines announced more than $1.5 in grant funding for affordable housing projects in Minnesota. The announcement came this past Tuesday at the office of Habitat for Humanity of Minnesota, 2401 Lowry Ave. NE.

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  14. Aesthetically ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Insight News

    Aesthetically It! is a list of picks from the editors of Aesthetically Speaking. Aesthetically It! features venues, events, outings and more that are worthy of "It" status.

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  15. Ellison to host lecture on art and underserved communities at the WalkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Insight News

    As part of the Walker Art Center's series, Radical Presence: Black Performance in Contemporary Art, See, Sit, Sup, Sip, Sing: Holding Court, Rep. Keith Ellison will host a lecture at the center on Dec. 6. The 1:30 p.m. presentation inside the Target Gallery at the Walker, 1750 Hennepin Ave., Minneapolis, is free and open to the public. Ellison and other policymakers will take part in what's being called an interactive performance art lecture to discuss the role art plays in underserved communities.

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  16. Flow Art Space presents Collage, Imagine with Sendero Flamenco performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Insight News

    Flow Art Space presents local and national artists in the exhibitions Collage and Imagine , which run concurrent from December 3-20 with a Friday, December 5 reception from 6-9 to meet artists and a performance by Sendero Flamenco with guest guitarist Daniel Volovets at 8:30. Chicago-based Beth Shadur's work Ravissant is part of a series where she addresses fragility.

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  17. Gary Cunningham recognized as Metropolitan State Alumnus of the YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Insight News

    In recognition of his strong commitment to serving the Twin Cities community both as a professional and as a volunteer, Metropolitan State University recognized Gary Cunningham as its 2014 Alumnus of the Year at the 2014 Celebrating Service to the Community Scholarship Luncheon on Oct. 16 at Travelers in Saint Paul. Cunningham has built a distinguished career strengthening communities of color and working toward economic justice.

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  18. Robert Robinson welcomed back to the DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Insight News

    Having made a full recovery and continuing to maintain a healthy life and pursuing his gift of voice, Robinson has been sounding better than ever. "I'm sure there are a lot of people like me who wish they had the ability to embrace every hurting person in the world and assure them that their lives will get better.

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  19. Aesthetically ItRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Insight News

    The Get Free Open Mic is geared towards acoustic spoken work. Get free is an community supported event that looks to revolutionize the way we experience and create art on a social justice and recreational level.

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  20. Louie's Wine Dive in Uptown is making its mark; hitting the spot with foodiesRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Insight News

    That's about the only way to explain why in 2001 a chef born and raised in warm and sunny Miami made the "radical" decision to move to the less than warm metropolis of Minneapolis. So that's what Chef Patrick Matthews did; and the growing legion of fans of his menu creations at Louie's Wine Dive, 800 W. Lake St., Uptown Minneapolis, are thankful for the decision.

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