Medina and Greenfield joined cities all over the Twin Cities metro area in annual celebrations of Night to Unite Tuesday, Aug. 5. City and neighborhood parties brought together residents, firefighters, police and city officials. They got to know each other so they can cooperate in making communities safer. Food and entertainment were much in evidence. [...]
Visit the Brooklyn Center Store this Saturday for great deals and entertainment. As always, proceeds benefit people with disabilities and their families through the programs and services of The Arc Greater Twin Cities.
Sounds of Summer AUG. 14 — The Maple Grove Town Green, 7991 Main St. N., will host the Sounds of Summer. Upcoming events include The Bazillions will be Thursday, Aug. 14, at 11 a.m. Summer Faire AUG. 14 — The Shoppes at Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove will present is Summer Faire concert series. Irresistibles [...]
The 11th annual Corcoran Country Daze is Friday and Saturday, Aug. 15 and 16, featuring free family fun, free live music, softball and volleyball tournaments, a classic car show, a craft show, food, beer, fireworks and more. Most activities will be at Corcoran Park and Ballfields on County Road 10 near County Road 50. Activities [...]
by Amanda Schwarze, The Pioneer and Susan Van Cleaf, Crow River News The cities of Independence and Maple Plain are starting something new this year — a joint community celebration. The collaboration is in its infancy, so the 2014 celebration is happening under its old name — Maple Plain Days. The dates are Thursday, Aug. [...]
Visitors flocked into town Saturday, Aug. 2, for the 10th annual Hanover Harvest Festival, featuring a 5K and children’s run, kids activities, demonstrations, free music, a bustling marketplace, the Antique Car Show, a parade with both Rockford and Buffalo high school bands participating, a royalty coronation, a Texas Hold’em tournament and fireworks. June rains left [...]
The Wright County Fair offered a huge buffet of entertainment for people of all ages from July 30 to Aug. 1 in Howard Lake. Traditional fair enthusiasts saw antique farm equipment on Machinery Hill, jumped onto carnival rides and took in 4-H horse shows. People who wanted something new headed for the hamster ball ride [...]