December 2010

Wed
29
Dec

Christmas all year long

We read about the true meaning of Christmas. We are reminded in church what Christmas is all about. Sometimes we are reminded that Christmas should be a birthday party not a shopping spree. If we think of the most significant person in our family; how much do we spend on them?

Tue
28
Dec

District honors Miller, Duddeck for school board service

Together, Cathy Miller and Scott Duddeck have served 22 years on the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Board of Education. Their terms on the school board came to an end last week at the December meeting and a reception was held in their honor.

Tue
28
Dec

Brownie Girl Scout Troop 53012

Brownie Girl Scout Troop 53012 (Oakdale Eagle Point School 3rd graders) participated in a service project at the Feed My Starving Children facility in Eagan, on Oct. 28. The food they packaged was shipped to Honduras. As a result of their efforts, 27 children will be fed for a year.

Tue
28
Dec

Guardian Angels issues volunteer award

Frank Steel, a volunteer at Guardian Angels Catholic Church in Oakdale, is the 2010-2011 Volunteer Angel Award recipient. The award recognizes individuals who make an effort to nourish the life and growth of Guardian Angels Catholic Parish.

Tue
28
Dec

Drop-off locations ready to accept Christmas trees

There will be several locations throughout the county for area residents to drop off their Christmas trees after the holiday.

Tue
28
Dec

Non-profit agency conducts transportation survey

The Transportation Networking Group (TNG) is conducting a survey to access the transportation needs of persons with disabilities who live in Washington County.

Tue
28
Dec

Snowshoe lessons set at Lake Elmo Park Reserve

Snowshoe Lessons will be offered throughout the winter to Washington County Park visitors.

Tue
28
Dec

Hill-Murray to host open house Jan. 6

Hill-Murray School will host an open house Jan. 6 for students who will be entering grades seven to 12 next year and their parents.

Tue
28
Dec

Oakdale teacher earns Presidential Award for mathematics

U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar met with Karen Hyers of Tartan Senior High School in Oakdale last week to congratulate her on earning the prestigious Presidential Award for Excellence in teaching mathematics.

Tue
28
Dec

District honors Miller, Duddeck for school board service

Together, Cathy Miller and Scott Duddeck have served 22 years on the North St. Paul-Maplewood-Oakdale Board of Education. Their terms on the school board came to an end last week at the December meeting and a reception was held in their honor.

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