Housing prices are up 17.5 percent. Home sales are up 5.6 percent. Consumer spending is up. Americans are buying appliances at mid-2007 levels.
As I write this, the Minnesota Twins finished off the Evil Empire (New York Yankees) to take two of three games in the final series before the All-Star break.
Calendar-wise, mid July signals the half-way point of the month. However, if you’re a student, it is also the mile marker for the half-way point of the summer.
If a prize existed for the coming together of community, I would have to say it would go to Fridley for its ‘49er Days Parade. The nearly three-hour parade June 27 was not only about Fridley, it was also about the surrounding cities and region as evidenced by the parade’s lineup. A fitting tribute to [...]
It is painfully obvious that too many elected officials in Washington, D.C. have lost touch with the struggling people of this nation.
“Pines School New Growth Garden” is one of the most rewarding projects I have had the privilege to serve on. Pines School is located at the Lino Lakes Correctional Facility.