The recipients of Northeast Youth and Family Services 2015 Service to Youth Awards. From top left, Jack Marchiafava, Robert Madison, Aleksander Westlund, Dr. John Thein, Patricia Bentley, Marre Jo Sager, Cheryl Wason and Isaac Tuma. (photo courtesy of NYFS)
Each year, Northeast Youth and Family Services honors people in the area who demonstrate a commitment to the community and the young people who live within it with its Service to Youth Awards. NYFS President and CEO Jerry Hromatka says there's a simple reason why.
A late-2014 flyover of the most likely areas to find deer -- around the southern end of Lake Owasso, the neighborhood south of Lake Johanna and the Reservoir Woods open space -- revealed 61 deer in roughly three-quarters of a square mile of suitable habitat. (submitted graphic)
Roseville examines feeding ban, controlled hunt
At least one thing was agreed on at the Roseville Parks and Recreation Commission's Feb. 3 meeting on deer control: stop feeding them. Even one of the deer feeders was on board.
'Two from Galilee' staged in Shoreview, St. Odilia Catholic Community of Shoreview presents the musical production, “Two From Galilee” Feb. 12-15.
Dad's Belgian waffle breakfast
The St. John's Knights of Columbus #14250 will host an all-you-can-eat waffle breakfast on Sunday, Feb. 22, from 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church,
Winter in the woods
Want to learn how to find animal tracks and signs? Want to go snowshoeing?
Fish fry at St. Odilia’s
The St. Odilia Men’s Club is having an all-you-can-eat fish fry on Fridays Feb. 27 and March 13 from 5-7 p.m.
Racers in the Twin Cities Snowshoe Shuffle enjoy snowy times back in 2011 in front of the pavilion at Long Lake Park in New Brighton. (Photo courtesy of Twin Cities Snowshoe Shuffle)
Tenth annual race in New Brighton's Long Lake Park supports summer camp scholarships
Regardless of the patchy snow in Long Lake Park and the low probability of the sky delivering more, the Twin Cities Snowshoe Shuffle will be held Saturday, Feb. 7, with or without snow, and with or without the snowshoes.
It would have been business as usual at the New Brighton Community Center on a recent Wednesday afternoon, if not for the various signs reminding visitors about the ongoing locker room and restroom renovations.