It’s the little movie theater that could: Since opening in 2006, the 50-seat Trylon microcinema and its operating organization Take-Up productions have screened hundreds and hundreds of amazing independent movies, timeless classics, incredible film events, and well curated series on… Continue Reading →
The American Refugee Committee has a dedicated staff—many of them refugees themselves—who provide refugee communities around the world with the basics we take for granted: clean water, sanitation, medication, education. They also help those devastated by war and famine to rebuild their… Continue Reading →
Homeward Bound operates residential homes across the metro and provides in-home services that support adults and children with disabilities. They’ve been around since 1973, and help those with disabilities—and their families—lead sustainable, functional lives, sometimes even eliminating the need for frequent… Continue Reading →
One of the oldest Indian centers in the country, the Minneapolis American Indian Center is key to honoring Native American traditions, art and culture in Twincy, and to giving on-the-ground, tangible assistance to the urban Indian community, including job placement assistance, after-school… Continue Reading →
If you see maple syrup for sale in the coming months, stock up. Otherwise you’ll be stuck with Aunt Jemima.
Well, yes, it looks that way from the data in suspicious activities reports. Minnesota Public Radio and Minnesota Independent highlight parts of an interesting CIJ/ NPR report on security practices at the Mall of America that finds the bulk of people… Continue Reading →
Sometimes a change of scenery and subject matter does wonders for inspiring artists, and taking a break from wedding photography to spend time at the annual Sturgis, SD biker rally has done wonders for the local photogs Lacey Criswell and… Continue Reading →
Christina (C-Rocka) Rimstad has her hands on many projects and events in Minneapolis. Her experience ranges from drawing, design, marketing, events, music, and some wood cuts thrown in there somewhere as well. Her extensive resume includes such institutions as Cornerstone… Continue Reading →