The MSR has teamed up with Cirque du Soleil’s The Beatles LOVE to give away a pair of tickets to see the show live at the Mirage Hotel & Casino on the Las Vegas strip. *Five runner-up readers will win one The Beatles LOVE prize pack, which includes a collector’s edition of the iconic Yellow Submarine soundtrack and hat. Contest closes Oct. 31. FALL […]
The retail giant is set to hire 450 new part-time employees at $15/hr.
The activist group will award $10K mini-grants to selected political action committees and grassroots organizations leading transformative work in their communities.
Have you ever found yourself half listening to a friend telling you a story while you try to make your shopping list in your head? Or called into work sick only to spend the day worrying about how much work will be waiting for you when you return? If you have had experiences like these, […]
A biweekly column in which various contributors from both sides of prison walls explore common ground for effecting change. The word “free” is defined in the Merriam Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary as “having the legal and political rights of a citizen; enjoying civil and political liberty; not obstructed, restricted, or impeded.” With this understanding of […]
Press release Minnesota dentists are offering free dental care to children in need on February 3 and 4, 2017. Appointments can be booked now. The Minnesota Dental Association has over 2,000 dental professionals volunteering at more than 125 clinics across the state for Give Kids a Smile. Locating a clinic with open appointments is as […]
Recently, Peace of Hope, Inc. held a forum called “The Life or Death Matter of Prison Visits.” As the director of this organization, I was trying to really get under the skin of the community and hone in on the detrimental importance of visiting. Our team sat around for hours before our very own deep […]
Minneapolis is in a housing crisis. As condos go up, driving up rents, thousands in the city are homeless. Minneapolis Public Housing Authority (MPHA) is selling off housing that thousands rely on. New public-private partnerships to provide housing inevitably transfer funding and tax dollars for housing from the state to the pockets of landlords […]
A biweekly column in which various contributors from both sides of prison walls explore common ground for effecting change. Community support invited for mentors and youth at Lino Lakes I am incarcerated at the Minnesota Correctional Facility in Lino Lakes where the Department of Corrections holds the Y.O.s (youth offenders) — inmates who were certified […]
Program has supported over 1,000 solar projects in past three years SAINT PAUL – Applications for the fourth year of the Made in Minnesota Solar Incentive Program were open as of January 1, 2017, and will end at 4:30 pm CST on February 28, 2017. Administered by the Minnesota Commerce Department, the program helps fund […]