A Pizza Maker With A Fine Arts Degree And Big Heart ‘haunts’ Dempsey’s Public House

By Michael J Weigand Untitled nude painting inside Dempseys main bar.  Photo by Anna G. Larson With the energetic atmosphere and friendly faces, patrons at Dempsey’s Public House on Broadway in Fargo may not give much thought to the paintings adorning the walls. It’s hard to turn a blind eye to the two most prominent…
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Red Raven Customers ‘nuisance’ To Neighbors

Young crowds cause complaints from adjacent businesses By Kelsie O’Keefe MSUM Mass Comm Major Photos by Kelsie O’Keefe Red Raven is located below neighboring businesses. Red Raven Espresso Parlor, an employee-owned basement café on Roberts Street in downtown Fargo, hosts hardcore rock shows that attract juvenile customers who lack respect for neighbors, say nearby business…
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The Fair-weather Faithful

  Since it opened in 1998, the Red River Valley Women’s Clinic has provided family planning services to the Fargo-Moorhead community. Among those services, it specializes in abortion. As can be expected, some people do not agree with that practice and choose to protest. While President Obama has said “However profound our differences as Americans over…
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Art And The Living

By Theresa Floer  MSUM PR major  Butt in the air, palms and soles flat to the ground and head in-between outstretched arms. This is downward dog, a common yoga pose that stretches human body-building strength and increases flexibility. From beginner poses, like the downward dog, to more advanced poses yoga has been called art of…
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JL Beers Gets Smart About Art

JL Beers offers more than beer, burgers By Ashley Wirtzfeld and Misty Irving MSUM Mass Comm Majors The food-and-drink experience at JL Beers is not just about the food and drinks. The lucky few who get into the crackerbox-sized bar find the occasion enhanced by the decor. The walls are lined with poster-sized canvas photographs, and…
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