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.

Eating the Elephant Kathy Leith fitness

Kathy Leith finds the fun in fitness. Parlaying her passion for health and wellness and her acumen for business into a thriving new enterprise, she motivates and educates her clients to adopt healthy habits and make positive lifestyle changes. And they have a great time doing it.

KT Lyons Design new life furniture home

Maple Grove’s Katie Lyons was always drawn to design, but it took her a little longer to find her niche within the broad category. Katie always had passion for art but struggled to bring it into her life as frequently as she wanted to.

Womens clinic offers functional medicine maple grove

Functional medicine focuses on targeting health issues with a more holistic approach, centered on the patient's lifestyle, and it is the newest addition to the services offered at Clinic Sofia, an OBGYN clinic located in Edina and Maple Grove.

police department welcomes canine cope dog

There’s a new officer in town, and he walks on four legs. Calo is a German shepherd—Belgian Malinois. In May, he became the first K-9 on the Maple Grove Police Department (MGPD) force in over 20 years.

Kristin Jones captures first place in photo contest with image of dancer at sunset

Sunset Dance is a moment caught at just the right time, in just the right place.

Couple puts Minnesota on the national design map with HGTV show Stay or Sell

When Brad and Heather were contacted by a production company for HGTV in September 2016, they thought it was an advertising pitch and immediately said, “No, thanks.”

Recycle, reuse, repurpose

Decorating for Thanksgiving can be just as fun as Halloween, and the best part is you already have some materials to use.

They call themselves “adventurists.” Kate and Tony Becker grab every chance they can to lace up their hiking boots, toss their gear in the Jeep and explore their way across the country. In fact, that sense of adventure permeates pretty much everything they do.

At first glance, one might naturally think that author Melanie Heuiser Hill identifies with 12-year-old Rose in Giant Pumpkin Suite (2017). After all, Rose sprouted up seven inches in eight months, finding her head and shoulders above her twin brother, Thomas.

Promoting the importance of women’s involvement in scientific fields and achieving equality in the workplace are items that have long been sought after, but one woman from Maple Grove has succeeded at accomplishing both while continuing to be a role model for not only other women, but all young p

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