Rachel Bauske of St Anthony will be participating in the University of Northwestern Symphonic Band Wisconsin Tour 2015, playing in concerts in two states from March 5 through March 16.
Cody Vee of New Brighton, a football player and junior at the University of Northwestern, was recently given an Upper Midwest Athletic Conference Academic All-Conference award for maintaining a grade-point average of at least 3.5 on a 4-point scale while competing on the team.
Phyllis Moore of Mounds View recently published a science fiction novel entitled "Pegasus Colony" through the publishing company she created, Moore's Myths.
Henry John Scamehorn of St. Anthony Village, recently earned an Eagle Scout Award from the Boy Scouts of America. Scamehorn designed, built and installed 30 bee houses in Silverwood Park in St. Anthony Village.
Lisa Baker, program supervisor of the Ralph Reeder Food Shelf, was recently presented with the New Brighton/Mounds View Rotary Club's Paul Harris Fellow Award for her outstanding service to the community.
From left to right: Ramsey County Sheriff’s Deputy Don Rindal, Deputy Mike Servatka, Suzanne Bradford, Allina EMT Brad Racutt, Mike Adsit, Allina Paramedic Jim Mesaros, Lake Johanna Fire Captain Brad Roberts, Firefighter Jim Gag and Firefighter Jeff Hintz. (submitted photo)
Public safety responders with the Lake Johanna Fire Department had the opportunity to meet with Shoreview resident Mike Adsit, who on Feb. 5 suffered a sudden cardiac arrest in his home.
The recipients of Northeast Youth and Family Services 2015 Service to Youth Awards. From top left, Jack Marchiafava, Robert Madison, Aleksander Westlund, Dr. John Thein, Patricia Bentley, Marre Jo Sager, Cheryl Wason and Isaac Tuma. (photo courtesy of NYFS)
Each year, Northeast Youth and Family Services honors people in the area who demonstrate a commitment to the community and the young people who live within it with its Service to Youth Awards. NYFS President and CEO Jerry Hromatka says there's a simple reason why.