Primary Election August 14, The hardest choice

BY ED FELIEN The hardest choice in the August 14 Primary for people in South Minneapolis has to be the choice between State Representative Ilhan Omar and State Senator Patricia Torres Ray for Congress in the 5th Congressional District. Ilhan has national recognition as the first Somali representative in a…

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Save our homes!!

BY ED FELIEN A report from the Hiawatha Golf Course Property Master Plan Citizen’s Advisory Committee (CAC) meeting at Park Board Headquarters A friend who was there told me: “I think it was an excellent meeting. Did you notice that most of the CAC questions came from women? These are…

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Southside Pride Sample Ballot

Mayor Ray Dehn City Council Ward 8: Andrea Jenkins Ward 11: Jeremy Schroeder Ward 12: Andrew Johnson Park Board At-Large Meg Forney, Mike Derus, Charlie Casserly Park Board District 3 Charles Exner or Abdi Gurhan Mohamed Park Board District 5 Bill Shroyer

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Southside Pride Sample Ballot

Mayor Ray Dehn City Council Ward 6: Mohamud Noor Ward 8: Andrea Jenkins Ward 9: Alondra Cano Park Board At-Large Meg Forney, Mike Derus, Charlie Casserly Park Board District 3: Charles Exner or Abdi Gurhan Mohamed Park Board District 5 Bill Shroyer

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Anti-war protest

Over 60 people joined an anti-war protest at Hiawatha and Lake Street on Saturday, July 22. The protest, called by the Minnesota Peace Action Coalition, was held in response to the ever increasing military intervention around the world by the Trump Administration. A statement issued by organizers said in part,…

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SUMMER CAMPS & PROGRAMS

SummerPlace Monday-Thursday, June 19 – Aug. 3, 5 to 8 p.m. Messiah Lutheran Church at Center for Changing Lives 2400 Park Ave. S. This evening youth program offers a snack, dinner, educational and fun activities, and field trips for neighborhood kids K-8. No fees! For more information call 612-871-8831. Ecumenical…

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