“The Cripple of Inishmaan” will be performed Oct. 24 through Nov. 1 at North Hennepin Community College Theatre. Director Mike Ricci said that the play highlights the tough, colorful characters of the remote island of Inishmaan off the coast of Ireland. The dark comedy is set in 1934 and is told in Irish storytelling tradition. [...]
To the editor: Vote for Paul Scoggin for Hennepin County District Court Judge, Seat 43. There are several races for Hennepin County district judge in which no incumbent is running and voters will select someone new to join the bench. It is one of those rare times where your vote for a Hennepin County District [...]
For the third consecutive year, students at Forest Elementary in Crystal painted and decorated pumpkins to look like characters from their favorite books in anticipation of Halloween. The pumpkins are in display in the school’s library, and include characters from Harry Potter, Charlotte’s Web, and Curious George.
Bill Ewald, will speak at the Robbinsdale Historical Society general meeting 1 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 28, at the Robbinsdale Police and Fire Building, 4101 Hubbard Ave. N. Ewald is the family historian for the Ewald Dairy’s Community Input. He has slides, videos and stories of the important part the Ewald family business has played in [...]
The New Hope Women of Today are sponsoring the 42nd Annual Cooper Arts & Crafts Fair 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Cooper High School, 8230 47th Ave. N. The fair will include jewelry, candles, clothing, kids toys, wood crafts, pottery, glass art, photography and food specialties. New this year is a [...]
Robbinsdale High School graduates inducted into school’s hall of fame After a well-attended all-school reunion in October 2013, the Robbinsdale High School Alumni Association inducted a second group of graduates into its Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame Oct. 18. Each inductee addressed an audience of friends, family and classmates as they fondly remembered roaming the halls [...]
Memory loss support group meetings are held on the fourth Monday of each month 6-7 p.m. at Copperfield Hill senior apartments, 4200 40th Ave. N., Robbinsdale. The next meeting will be Oct. 27. Trained and educated professionals will be speaking at these events, and all are welcome to attend. No RSVP necessary. Refreshments will be [...]