Not many people can say they grew up in a “shoebox shelter” in Eden Prairie. Mary Joy Breton is one of the few who can prove that claim, having grown up in a very small rural version of the city during the Great Depression. The St. Paul resident and octogenarian reflected on the challenges of [...]
The Riverside Awana Club of Bloomington will begin its new year with a registration and orientation night next week.
The Church of the Assumption in Richfield is hosting a walk to benefit parish members with financial needs on Sunday, Sept. 27. The Friends of the Poor Walk begins at 11 a.m. at Assumption and follows a 1.5-mile route from the church to Veterans Memorial Park, in an effort to raise money for poverty-fighting organization [...]
Children ages 4-6 are invited to participate in St. Peter’s Catholic Church’s Little Miss/Mister Oktoberfest on Saturday, Oct. 4. Contestants are asked to complete entry forms that can be found at St.PetersRichfield.org. Entries should include a photo, which will be returned after the pageant. Winners, who will reign over Oktoberfest by appearing at festival events [...]
St. Peter’s Catholic Church will host a family event called Oktoberfest all day on Saturday, Oct. 4. Kids can enjoy children’s games, kiddie karaoke, and the Little Miss/Mister Oktoberfest contest. Meanwhile, adults can listen to live music, shop the general store, bid at a silent auction, enter a raffle and play pull tabs. A car [...]
Eden Prairie met its toughest challenge of the season but together a dominating performance while winning its 21st consecutive football game last week. The No. 1-ranked and defending state champion Eagles routed Osseo for a 41-14 homecoming victory Sept. 12 at Aerie Stadium. The win improved Eden Prairie’s record to 4-0 while the Orioles are [...]