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Entertainment Spotlights This Week

 

 

Formations, Sediments, Cover-ups, and Remnants: Work by Christopher E. Harrison and Daniel Kerkhoff

The work in this show explores the integration of natural materials and layers to examine the relationship between time, memory, and the world we inhabit. Tue.-Sat., June 21 — July 19, 10 am — 4 pm; Opening reception Sat., June 28, 6-8 pm

Banfill-locke Center for the Arts, 6666 East River Rd., Fridley

Go to www.banfill-locke.org or call 763-574-1850 for more information

 

 

 

 

The 3rd Annual Benefit 2 Celebrate Life

Minneapolis musicians spanning three decades will come together to play the iconic soundtrack to Purple Rain in its birthplace. Featuring Bobby Z & Friends, Sounds of Blackness, Paris Bennett, Dr. Fink, Eric Leeds, Slug (Atmosphere), and more. VIP reception hosted by Apollonia. Sat., Jun. Continue Reading →

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This week’s entertainment spotlights

Legends: Eartha … The Whole Kitt & Kaboodle
Featuring Regina Marie Williams and pianist Dan Chouinard

Sat., Nov. 10, 7-8:30 pm & Sun., Nov. 11, 3-4:30 pm
Capri Theater
2027 W. Broadway Ave., Mpls., 612-643-2000 or www.thecapritheater.org
Tickets are $25; for tickets, call OvationTix at 866-811-4111 or go to https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/store/28295/packages. The Connection

Wed., Nov. 14, 7 & 9:15 pm
Trylon Microcinema
3258 Minnehaha Ave. Continue Reading →

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Communities of color suffer from lack of health insurance

 
Healthcare advocates predict Affordable Care Act will treat disparities

By Charles Hallman 

Staff Writer

 

Although the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will be fully implemented by the end of 2014, several aspects of it already has been put in place. For instance, young adults and children with preexisting conditions no longer can be denied health insurance because of ACA changes already in effect. Over the next few months the MSR will be highlighting changes yet to come. Healthcare experts and advocates argue that Blacks and other people of color in this country have disproportionately high numbers of uninsured and underinsured adults and children. As a result, the ACA, which became law in March 2010, will help address the racial and ethnic disparities that now exist in the U.S., states Kaiser Family Foundation Disparities Policy Project Director Cara James. Continue Reading →

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