Today in the Daily Planet, 7/21/07


Welcome to our newest blogger, Eleanor Arnason, an award-winning sci-fi writer. Eleanor writes in her blog about science fiction, science, politics, economics, art and bird watching. We welcome her to the TC Daily Planet!


“Birds & Bees: Health Feature”:
By Michele St. Martin, Minnesota Women’s Press
What are Minnesota’s public schools teaching about sex? The answer may surprise you.

“Foreclosures have made problem properties more problematic”:
By Gail Olson, The Northeaster
Northeast Minneapolis, suburban communities hit by same foreclosure, abandoned property problems.

“Players show strength in the aftermath of the recent shooting”:
By Bashe Said, African News Journal
Liberian soccer players visit the wounded, denounce the troublemakers.

Readers, Writers and Books
“Local educator turns childhood reflections, student profiles into a book”:
By Vickie Evans-Nash, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
Black child, white mom – life experience informs author.

“Paul Bunyan’s Sweetheart: Review”:
By Mary Schoen & Avrielle Adams

“S.E.X. talk”:
By Samantha Hodges, Minnesota Women’s Press
Heather Corinna provides accurate information for teens


“Orr Books and Beat Poetry”:
By Eleanor Arnason

“Locating the community via church and laundromat”:
By Louis Mendoza, A Journey Across Our America