March 2012

Thu
29
Mar

Staying healthy during international travel

Booking airline tickets and packing your bags shouldn't be the only preparation you make before a trip out of the country. You should also schedule a visit with your family physician to discuss possible health hazards and find out about any immunizations you may need.

Thu
29
Mar

Parent education offered in spring

"Thriving With Your Teen! (or preteen)," a one-session parent education class will be offered in four areas of Washington County in April and May.

Thu
29
Mar

Events at Hazel Park Church

Hazel Park Congregational United Church of Christ is hosting several events and services in the coming weeks.

- HPCUCC joins the East Side Ecumenical Churches in celebrating the Lenten season with a 7 p.m. Tenebrae service on Good Friday, April 6.

Wed
28
Mar

Vacation planning 101

The calendar says it's still winter, but many of us are dreaming of spring break or summer excursions. Have you been surfing the Internet for that next great trip idea or deal?

Wed
28
Mar

Motorist dies after police chase, fall from bridge

An Apple Valley man died just after midnight March 22 after tumbling 50 feet from a U.S. Highway 52 bridge at the conclusion of a police pursuit that began in Maplewood, according to the St. Paul Police Department.

Wed
28
Mar

Wasiluk honored for preservation efforts

Charlotte Wasiluk has lived in the Maplewood area for almost 91 years, and now she is being honored by the Maplewood Heritage Commission for her immense civic involvement.

Last month Wasiluk was named Citizen of the Year and given the Maplewood Heritage Award by the commission.

Wed
28
Mar

Baseball: North looking to improve on 9-6 conference mark with depth, speed

The North High School Polars baseball team - under the direction of newly hired head coach Ron Adams - is looking to make a difference in the Classic Suburban Conference (CSC) this season.

Wed
28
Mar

Young singers join in barbershop concert

The Benson Family Singers will join the Croix Chordsmen at their annual show, with performances at 3 and 7 p.m. Sunday, April 14. The Bensons have been dazzling audiences all over the Midwest with their barbershop and contemporary tunes - and their young ages.

Wed
28
Mar

Helicopter egg drop

Valley Creek Church invites community members to attend an Easter egg drop event at the Washington County Fairgrounds in Lake Elmo April 14. A helicopter will fly overhead at 11:15 a.m. dropping thousands of plastic eggs from the sky.

Wed
28
Mar

Washington County board advances redistricting process

Washington County commissioners are one step closer to adopting new commissioner districts after their March 20 meeting.

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