August 2012 SWM
Prep Elite 2012 | Education
From Advanced Placement classes to track practice, these outstanding high school students pack a lot into one day.
The spirit of Mitch Chepokas continues to live in the Chanhassen community through the MiracleKids Triathlon.
Eden Prairie High School Alumni Brandon Hill took a year off school to explore the world.
An alternative to "one size fits all" education.
Victoria’s eighth annual Volksfest features fireworks, kid-friendly activities and some fun for the grown-ups, too.
As Southwest Christian High School moves into its new space, administrators focus on what made the school strong at its beginning.
Mix up a drink made famous by a local pub owner.
The Chinese Academy meets Saturdays at Chanhassen High School.
Integrated Arts Academy opens its doors this fall, providing high school students hands-on education in an environment imbued with art and passion.
Sara Hutson’s daughter stood alone on the shore of Lake Ann, providing a shot living up to the name of its subject.
Local businesses help service members and their families.
In honor of the London 2012 Olympics, check out these fascinating sports books.
Seventh-grader Taylor Wolf represents Minnesota in Discovery Girls Magazine.
Dare your children to try something new.
The Chaska product has used curiosity, courage and charity to define a young and infinitely promising professional motocross career.
Tiger Oak is Hiring an Editor!
Seeking an experienced, passionate editor to helm one of our community lifestyle magazines.
Southwest Metro Businesses Welcome Four-Legged Friends
Southwest metro employers laud the benefits of bringing furry friends to work.
Waconia Potter Jon Schmidt's Artful Business
Waconia Potter Jon Schmidt marries business and art.
10 Ways to Give Back in Eden Prairie, Chaska and Chanhassen
We found 10 simple ways to do good in our communities.
Eden Prairie’s Ruth Bachman Inspires Others
Eden Prairie's Ruth Bachman inspires other with her story about overcoming cancer.