Back to School

It’s been such a wonderful summer, but it’s time to prepare for the new school year. 

Meet Our New Editorial Coordinator

 Where are you from?  I'm from Asheville, North Carolina, and I graduated with a degree in mass communications from the University of North Carolina Asheville in May 2018.  Did you always know you wanted to be a magazine editor?

It’s Going to Be All Right

We recently sat down with local attorney Stevan Yasgur to discuss the definition and process of collaborative divorce. As we researched this term, we found there are multiple benefits to the process. Collaborative divorce offers the parties involved enhanced control over the process and leads to less stress, anxiety and frustration for the couple and their children than the traditional process.…

Kids + Pets: What’s Not to Love?

The month of August brings final trips to the cabin, back-to-school planning and the start of the football exhibition season. That’s why it’s our favorite time of year to feature a couple of our favorite subjects, kids and pets.  We would like to thank Connie Hytjen, principal at Forest Hills Elementary School, for her collaboration with us regarding … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

Mega Millions Ticket Worth $1 Million Sold at Eden Prairie Gas Station On June 4, Minnesota Lottery officials announced that a Mega Million lottery ticket worth $1 million was sold at the Shady Oak BP in Eden Prairie. The winning numbers were 25-37-46-48-68. The BP gas station also received a $5,000 bonus for selling the winning ticket.  Parks … Continued

The Montessori Method

Eden Prairie Montessori School has been guiding and cultivating children through the Montessori method for more than 20 years. But what exactly is the Montessori method? Recently, we were able to sit down with Eden Prairie Montessori School's director, Shonali Harrison, to learn more about the hands-on education that seeks to prepare children for the future while boosting their creativity and cultivating a love…

Eden Prairie Chamber News: New Members and a Successful Golf Tournament

The Eden Prairie Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors recently welcomed some fantastic new members: Robert Warrick of WMS Companies, Breanne and Aaron Stromley of Touching Hearts at Home, Tony Jacobson of Social Indoor and Jenna Sears of Cardinal Financial. The also recently hosted its annual golf tournament, and it was a huge success.

Thirty-Five Years of Caring for Our Pets   

Eden Prairie has experienced tremendous growth over the past 30 years. In the '70s, the population grew from about 9,000 to 18,000 residents. Since then, the city has continued to grow, and with excellent planning, a premier community came to fruition. Thirty-five years ago, Dr. Bob Skinner studied the demographics of Eden Prairie and determined it would be a great place…