The Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder (MSR), the oldest Black business and newspaper in Minnesota, gathered contributors both new and seasoned for a meet-and-greet and to celebrate Black History Month on Friday, Feb. 23. Writers, photographers and faithful friends of the newspaper packed the 3744 Fourth Avenue South building in Minneapolis — a local historical landmark — to … [Read more...]
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As a part of 35W@94, the Downtown to Crosstown project on I-35W between 43rd Street and downtown Minneapolis, the 38th Street bridge over I-35W is scheduled to close in late-February/early-March for reconstruction and will remain closed through mid-summer 2018. Bridge closed March 2 through Aug. 38th St. bridge closed over I-35W Intersections of Stevens Ave. and … [Read more...]
Hennepin County remains open for business during Super Bowl events, although some services may be limited or moved to other locations. The County continues to work closely with partner agencies to ensure a smooth experience for visitors, residents and employees who come downtown. Hour and location details Government Center, 300 South 6th Street, Minneapolis All … [Read more...]
The National Football League (NFL) announced today that it will host its third NFL Women's Summit at Super Bowl LII, on February 2 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Building on the success of two previous Women's Summit events, the league will bring together current and future leaders to discuss how football and the broader sports world can continue to support the advancement of … [Read more...]
The American Chemical Society (ACS) Scholars Program is announcing the availability of its annual renewable scholarship for minority students. Previous winners will be featured during a yearlong promotion of ACS Scholar Alumni, sponsored by ACS President Peter K. Dorhout, Ph.D. ACS is the world's largest scientific society. The renewable scholarship ranges between $1,000 and … [Read more...]