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Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This week, we are highlighting three cats that were recently brought to Minnesota from Mexico with the help of Pause 4 Paws. They are working to save the cats of Cuale Island in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico. Cuale Island is an eight-block area that has, sadly, become a dumping ground for unwanted cats. Pause 4 Paws has partnered […]

Ever Try Chairlift Speed Dating?

Attention all singes: have you ever tried chairlift speed dating? If not, now is your chance! A generation of Minnesotans grew up on visits to ski hills all around the area, so doesn’t it make sense that a love match made on the slopes might lead to the creation of the next generation of Minnesota skiers? If you […]

2017 Summer Camp Guide

2017 Summer Camp Guide

Snow is on the ground and wind-chills are in the forecast. Still it’s time to starting thinking and planning summer for the kiddos. It can be a stressful endeavor for many parents; that’s why we put together our annual Summer Camp Guide, highlighting some of the best camp options in the region. Whatever your children are […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This is Audrey. She’s a nine-year-old American Pit Bull Terrier looking for a place to call home as she rides out her Golden Years. Audrey’s had a rough go at it, having lots and lots of puppies over the years. But now, she is in foster care through Ruff Start Rescue and is enjoying every second […]

FASTZach Runs Your Routes

FASTZach Runs Your Routes

Imagine it’s 2005 and you are traveling for work, for pleasure, with a partner or by yourself. When you get to your hotel, imagine you want to go for a five-mile run. But, since you are in a city that you don’t know, you ask the concierge for suggested running routes. The response is “go […]

Top 5 Health Benefits of Skiing and Snowboarding

It may not be Colorado, Utah or Tahoe, but Minnesota boasts some pretty decent ski hills. And with winter in full swing, it is the perfect time to get out there and hit some of those Minnesota slopes. Along with being fun, skiing and snowboarding provide some serious health benefits, too. Here are the top […]

Olivia and Joseph

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Are you ready to meet two adorable kittens? Here are Olivia and Joseph! They are both six months old and are in foster care through Fur-Ever Home Rescue. And, as luck would have it, they have very similar personalities. For instance, they love people, and they especially love “their people.” That is to say, if you […]

Let’s Go Fly a Kite…?

The 16th annual Lake Harriet Kite festival is planned for Saturday, January 28, 2017. Now, the question is, will Mother Nature cooperate? Typically, by the time the end of January rolls around, which is usually when the Kite Festival is scheduled, we have endured more than our fair share of cold, or bitter cold weather. […]

Wayne’s World Celebrates Its 25th Anniversary

Anyone old enough to remember the movie Wayne’s World in high school or college is about to feel really old. The iconic comedy classic is celebrating its 25th anniversary with a most-excellent two-night, theatrical event on February 7 and 8, 2017 at select theaters nationwide, including several in the Twin Cities. Originally released on February 14, 1992, […]

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

Furry Friends, Forever Homes

This week we are highlighting two cats that just recently arrived here from Mexico. Meet Colita and Mama! They are both stray cats who were living on the streets in Mexico, but thanks to a grant from Pause 4 Paws, they were able to escape that situation and come to foster homes in Minnesota. Now, […]