Arts & Culture

Cross Community Players, which has been offering local theater for 39 seasons, presented the classic production with a cast of 55 actors, ranging in age from 6–76, and eight families had siblings, parents and children, all sharing the stage.

Maple Grove illustrator and animator Sydney Lindgren.

When Maple Grove illustrator/animator Sydney Lindgren decided to up her game and complete portrait drawings of 22 women in her choir, she didn’t realize the scope of what she was undertaking.

The cover of "Light Over London" by Julia Kelly

"Light Over London" by Julia Kelly brings together two seemingly unrelated tales of family drama.

A set of paintbrushes sits on a colorful palate.

The countdown is on—summer break is weeks away, and if you need some creative ideas for kids, the Maple Grove Arts Center offers several classes for kids of all ages.

Santa Claus’ favorite four-legged animal friends (and some cute kids, too!) attended an event to benefit Good Karma Animal Rescue of Minnesota, an organization that works with a

Julia Humphrey, star of Children's Theatre Company's Matilda The Musical

Beginning this month, don’t miss a chance to see Julia Humphrey, a Maple Grove native, debut with the Children’s Theatre Company’s production of "Matilda the Musical."

Nature photograph, flowers, tulips, raindrops, photography, Focus on Maple Grove

Sarah DeRosier’s After Rain Bud placed third in our Nature and Wildlife category for the annual Focus on Maple Grove photo contest.

Erika James, Tattered Timber, woodworking, female woodworkers, artisan gifts

Woodworker Erika Jarnes builds handmade home décor, such as tables, serving trays and signs, out of reclaimed or recycled wood through her business, Tattered Timber.

Abby Jimenez, Nadia Cakes, The Friend Zone, infertility, romance novel

The debut novel from the Food Network champ is a "witty story about friendship and loss and accepting yourself as you are."

Wood paneling, shiplap, home design, LDK Interiors, Designs by D

If paneling from the ‘60s and ‘70s sounds dated and out of touch with today’s interior design trends, it shouldn’t be—at least not exactly.

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