Tag: black history

What’s the Story of That Building?- the Avalon Hotel

As the only hotel in Southeastern Minnesota to welcome Black people, it accommodated Black celebrity travelers as well. Duke Ellington and Henry Armstrong are just two of the celebrities who stayed at the Avalon.

Events Observing Black History Month in #RochMN

Black History Month events in Rochester MN.

Rochester MN Area BIPOC Owned Businesses

This is a directory of Black and Minority owned businesses in the Rochester MN area.

Raising Your Kids to be Like Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

We cannot expect the next generation to follow in his footsteps if we don't make a conscious effort to instill his powerful words and actions in their lives. How can we do this as parents?