After A Tough Year, Birthday Cards Pour In For Shakopee Boy With AutismA Shakopee mom, hoping to do something special for her son's golden birthday, got way more than she bargained for. Jennifer Smart said her son Lucas has severe autism, and until this year he had never had a birthday party with other kids.
Community Organizations Team Up For 'Garage-A-Palooza' In St. PaulCommunity organizations like Habitat for Humanity teamed up for "Garage-a-Palooza." Volunteers fixed up and painted a dozen garages in the Frogtown neighborhood in St. Paul.
Community Pitches In To Replace Girl's Stolen BikeLana Hunt had her adult trike stolen this summer in Minneapolis. On Saturday, her neighbors presented her with a replacement at Sibley Park.
'Push For Peace' Brings North Minneapolis Community TogetherA movement is underway in north Minneapolis to make a change in the streets. The goal is to focus on kids, clean up the area, and take the community back from violence.
‘Push For Peace’ Looks To Curb Violence In North MinneapolisA movement is underway in north Minneapolis to make a change in the streets -- it's called "Push for Peace." The goal is to take the community back from violence, focusing on making a difference in the lives of kids.
Mpls. Selected In Nat'l Initiative To Curb Racial BiasMinneapolis has been selected as one of six cities to host a pilot initiative designed to improve relations between police and the communities they serve.
Dinner Honors We Day OrganizersBefore We Day Minnesota kicks off Wednesday, the people behind the event celebrated those who made it possible. We Day Minnesota, which will begin Wednesday, is an event complete with a concert and speakers for 500 schools and 18,000 students at Xcel Energy Center.
Why Small Business Saturday Is Important For Your CommunitySmall Business Saturday will take place nationwide this year on November 29th. Since its launch in 2010 it has helped change the landscape of big-city neighborhoods and small town U.S.A.
Mpls. Police Unveil New Program To Connect To CommunityMinneapolis' police chief said Thursday she's enlisting the help of religious and cultural leaders to help the communication between different communities and police.
2,000 To Break Bread At Half-Mile-Long Table In St. PaulA Twin Cities artist has teamed up with a chef and an army of volunteers to do something that's never been done in Minnesota before. On Sunday, they are setting up an outdoor dinner table for 2,000 people.
Community Invited To Honor Officer Patrick During Processional WednesdayMemorial services for Officer Scott Patrick are planned for Wednesday morning. The funeral service will be held at St. Stephen's Lutheran Church in West St. Pau, Minn.
Is Cohousing Right For Your Family?If you've tried to picture life for you and your family in a cohousing community, here's what you need to know.