“DFLers battle it out in Ward 6”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5997
by Isaac Peterson, Special to the TC Daily Planet
In the Sixth Ward, former community organizer Pakou Hang is squaring off against DFL incumbent Dan Bostrom.
“Capitol renovation plans”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5979
by staff, Session Daily
House and Senate at odds on plan.
“Local immigrant running for president in African country”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5982
by Kelechi Jaavaid, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
Leon Obame seeks to become Gabon’s next prez in 2012.
“Bridge collapse coverage”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5936
Additional and earlier coverage of I-35W collapse.
“Minnesota Soul Essence Aims to Create Community”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/6011
by Andy Birkey, Minnesota Monitor
LGBT African-Americans to celebrate this weekend.
“For the love of art (and Henry)”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5990
by Anne Nicolai, Night and Day
“Minneapolis festival celebrates African influence on American music”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5906
by Charles Hallman, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
2007 Freedom Jazz Festival will feature Afro-Cuban and West African music as well as straight ahead jazz
“Party in the street with Pizza Luce”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5887
By Katie Anderson, Uptown Neighborhood News
Pizza party on August 11.
NEW IN VOICES
“Emergency response training can prepare residents for disaster”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/6012
by Michael McKee, The Bridge
Prospect Park resident urges everyone to take advantage of Community Emergency Response Team training.
“Even if your house is a mess: it’s never too late to meet your neighbors”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/6009
by Neil Cunningham, Special to the TC Daily Planet
“How poverty generates violence in the Black community”:https://www.tcdailyplanet.net/node/5983
by Mac Walton, Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder
Remember: 25 percent of Black people are poor, and more than 50 percent of Black children are poor by U.S. government standards.