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Catholic Charities Exodus 2.0: Elliot Park Residents Voice Their Concern
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Catholic Charities Exodus 2.0: Elliot Park Residents Voice Their Concern

The voices of Elliot Park residents and business owners showed a mixture of anger, praise, and concern during the Building, Land Use, & Housing (BLUH) meeting, hosted by Elliot Park Neighborhood Incorporated (EPNI). The primary issue of concern: Catholic Charities buying and renovating what is currently Augustana Healthcare Center into housing units for residents who...

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Students and Staff Gear Up for Annual Trunk or Treat Event

For the 25th Year, North Central hosts annual Halloween event on Elliot Avenue for neighboring kids and families On Halloween night, Trunk or Treat begins. For more than 25 years this event has brought a multicultural community of neighbors, students and staff onto the campus of North Central. Elliot Avenue will be blocked off from...

WOVEN program offers free music lessons to local children
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WOVEN program offers free music lessons to local children

Warm lights fill the stage as the seats begin to glow with the cool, blue light of mobile devices. Demarion Watson, guitar in hand, walks up the steps and takes his place center stage. This is the moment he has been preparing for all semester. Guitar instructor, Josiah Murphy, gives him a short introduction and...

Elliot apartments to see change in residency
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Elliot apartments to see change in residency

Elliot apartments no longer available for student rental following current contract agreements Next academic year, the Elliot apartments will no longer be available for student housing, according to an email distributed on Jan. 31, 2017 by Don Tucker, North Central’s vice president for academic affairs, and Todd Monger, executive director of student development. The apartments...

Local forum addresses Islamophobia 
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Local forum addresses Islamophobia 

Last Wednesday, November 2nd, members of the community gathered at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church to talk about issues surrounding the treatment of Muslim immigrants both locally and nationally.

Did you register to vote?
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Did you register to vote?

It is the morning of the election, and if you find yourself without voter registration, have no fear the state of Minnesota has your (procrastinating) back. The Minnesota Election Law allows residents, including North Central students with a valid student ID, to register and vote the same day at their polling place. Students from out...