Writer Bios


Angela Johnson is a writer, reader, thinker and speaker with one daily goal: to live a useful life, content but never complacent. Her fiction has been published in online literary journals and she is a 2012 finalist in The Loft Literary Center’s Mentor Series for creative prose. As editor of Edina Magazine, Angela loves to develop informative stories about the many interesting and inspiring local personalities, artists, educators, entrepreneurs and volunteers. When Angela isn’t writing or reading, she loves to laugh with her friends, make memories with her children and hold hands with her husband. Email Angela your story ideas or feedback!


Three local educators describe their dedication to the teaching profession.
Maple Grove's in-home suites can accommodate contemporary living.
High school robotics clubs seek to advance student achievement in science, technology, engineering and teamwork.
Being a school crossing guard is a rewarding experience for Carol Brendal.
Award-winning photo of a wren was snapped on a lark.
Maple Grove Rotary Club builds a community music park at Town Green.
A biologist demonstrates bird-banding techniques at Eastman.
Dunn Brothers owners travel to Guatemala for a look at coffee bean farming.