Community

During a special Veteran’s Day celebration, the St. Hubert’s School (SHS) community took time out of the academic day to reflect about and honor the efforts of this nation’s veterans.

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Self-taught photographer Nick Peters started four years ago after he and his wife bought a camera to capture images of their new baby daughter. “But then I didn’t use it to take pictures of her,” he jokes.

The day Prince died was cold and rainy, lending Minnesota the perfect air of sadness and grief over the loss of one of this country’s greatest modern musicians. First Avenue music venue held dance parties in the streets for days afterward in an act of celebration and mourning.

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Suzi Stephenson is a full-time Carver County library technology assistant, and she’s what library director Heidi Hoks calls “the keeper of knowledge.”

Eden Prairie art teacher Thor Hansen, who captured this shot in his backyard last winter, has been sharing his passion for photography with the students at Eden Lake Elementary for 27 years. He began taking photos when he was in third grade with his Kodak Instamatic.

The best ‘thank you’ Cam-Tu N. Dalluge receives from her patients is a hug. As the owner of Radiance Dental in Chanhassen, Victoria resident Dalluge receives them often from grateful patients.

Thor Hansen was out for a walk with his son and daughter-in-law and their Corgi, Turing, at the Cummins Grill farmhouse in Eden Prairie when he took this photo.

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While working in his yard one day, David Schmidt took a snapshot of his cat, Roxy. Schmidt and his family, who live in Chaska, adopted Roxy 10 years ago. “We found her at the Humane Society and it was immediately obvious that she was the right kitten for us,” Schmidt says.

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Monday, June 24
[Benefits & Fundraisers]
Southdale YMCA to host Cheers to the Y Event to benefit Community Programs June 24
Saturday, June 29
[Food & Drink], [For the Kids], [Home & Garden]
Organic picnic lunch on the farm! Hands-on interactive experience for children and adults. Tour the greenhouses and meet the animals. Live music, hayrides & plant and meat sale.