Arts & Culture

Memorial Day Celebration

For veterans like Maple Grove legionnaire Kristy Ann Janigo, Memorial Day has always held a special meaning. From a young age, she attended Memorial Day commemorations with her grandfather, a World War II veteran. “It was always very impactful for me,” she says.

Stuntman Mike

If you haven't "met" him already, Stuntman Mike (@stuntman.mikey) is the perfect pooch to follow on Instagram.

A golden retriever puppy

Mary R. Burch, Ph. D., certified animal behaviorist and family dog director at the American Kennel Club, shares what to consider when choosing a name for your new canine friend.

The American Agent by Jacqueline Winspear

Check out two favorite books for a rainy day of classic reading.

A pair of white headphones sit on a computer keyboard.

Let’s round up some favorite podcasts for inspired listening.

Blue flowers on a white background

If you want to create the best Fourth of July show in your garden, consider these design tips.

The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes hosted Plaid Market on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday.  It was curated by Fox Run and featured over 20 local artisans and Omni Brewing’s pop-up taproom.  A portion of the proceeds benefitted The Sheridan Story, fighting child hunger.

A woman lounges on an inflatable donut in a pool.

A candid moment captures first place in our Focus on Maple Grove photo contest.

The Maple Grove Writers Studio

Who doesn’t love a good group, especially when it’s creative, supportive and publishes its own book?

Two HVAC technicians work on a unit.

A college and career specialist at Maple Grove Senior High has come up with a unique way to recognize students opting out of the traditional four-year college route.

A thriller in a Thriller, Filler, Spiller container garden.

Let’s look at options for Thrillers, which are plants that provide height and a bit of thrilling interest.