April 2013 Archives

William C. Goodridge was a former slave who became a shrewd real estate businessman. He lived in York, Pennsylvania, which served as an important station on the Underground Railroad before moving to St. Anthony, Minnesota. Goodridge was grandfather to the first black child born in St. Anthony, and is interred in the Pioneers and Soldiers Memorial Cemetery in Minneapolis.

With temperatures slowly warming, more and more people are prepping their bikes for the next riding season. KFAI producer Will Wright stopped by Freewheel Bikes to get some tips on bike maintenance.

Ina Grau is the name of a boutique shoe line by Luisa Garcia-Gomez and Crystal Quinn. The women harmoniously combine their talents to create a collection of handmade shoes that is inspired by their Colombian and Midwestern experiences.