This week's selection includes lots of school news, including state Teacher of the Year and Robbinsdale's top educator for 2013.
City Council Lifts Edina's Happy Hour Ban The amendment removes part of the city ordinance governing prices of alcoholic beverages at Edina's restaurants. Pink Water Draws Concerns in St. Michael, Albertville The Joint Powers Water officials that oversee the area's tap water supply are aware of the situation. The colored water is harmless in normal doses. On Gay Marriage, Richfield Catholic Parishes of One Mind Three Catholic churches in Richfield recently affirmed they will be following the lead of the Archdiocese of Minneapolis and St. Paul, urging members and others to vote yes on the anti-gay marriage amendment. Edina's Jackie Roehl Named Minnesota Teacher of the Year The 10th-grade English teacher at Edina High School is first-…
This week's selection includes a 2012 Teacher of the Year finalist, Japanese hockey students in St. Louis Park, and a Richfield dog lover's new book.
Monday, April 9, 2012
Editor’s Note: Every week we will bring you a sampling of stories from Patch sites in the west metro: Edina, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Plymouth, Richfield, Shakopee, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. (Click on the headline to read the full story.) Waterfall Wishes Become a Reality for Autistic Maple Grove Girl A Bloomington business owner gave Maple Grove parents a special gift for their autistic daughter. Vigil Held in Shakopee for Jordan Family Members Killed in Motor Home Crash Dozens of friends and family showed up to a prayer vigil last week night in Shakopee for a family involved in a deadly crash in Kansas. Motorcyclist Was Wearing A Helmet in Plymouth Accident A Minnetonka man died in a motorcycle-vehicle …