Around Saint Paul – Black Dog Coffee and Wine Bar

Around Saint Paul – Black Dog Coffee and Wine Bar

We stopped in to a well-known fixture in Lowertown Saint Paul recently and spoke with the owners of the Black Dog Coffee and Wine Bar: Sara, Stacy, and Andy Remke. We asked them to give us a brief description of the “Black Dog,” as it’s...
What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

“All over (America), Negro boys and girls are growing into stunted maturity, trying desperately to find a place to stand, and the wonder is not that so many are ruined—but that so many survive!” JAMES BALDWIN 1955 Growing up as young Black men in Saint Paul’s Rondo...