On Monday, November 26, Mayor Kelli Slavik helped resident Mike Justak flip the switch on his annual holiday light display, PD Shimmers. For the third year in a row, Justak has filled his Plymouth front yard with more than 40,000 lights that shimmer and dance in sync to music broadcast over a low-power FM station.
Tiger Oak Publications is seeking web and social media interns to work in our Community Lifestyle Magazines group, which includes titles geared toward the Edina, Woodbury, Lake Minnetonka, St. Louis Park, White Bear Lake, Plymouth, Maple Grove, and Southwest Metro communities. Our raft of CLMs are fresh, engaging, and entertaining titles that offer interns and writers a broad range of experiences, including fact-checking, proofing, and writing. See the job description below for a detailed look at the position.
Tiger Oak Publications is seeking print interns to work in our Community Lifestyle Magazines group, which includes titles geared toward the Edina, Woodbury, Lake Minnetonka, St. Louis Park, White Bear Lake, Plymouth, Maple Grove and Southwest Metro communities. Our raft of CLMs are fresh, engaging and entertaining titles that offer interns and writers a broad range of experiences, including fact-checking, proofing and writing. See the job description below for a detailed look at the position.
Plymouth Wetlands in Winter by Elisabeth Ansley
Puff of Beauty by Anjelica Martino
First place: Off the Beaten Path by Corey VanScoyk
Second place: Mr. Mom by Gloria Rice
Third place: Hopper, Forest and Sunny by LuAnn Weiss
Honorable mention: Sunset Romance by Lisa Jabar
The polls are open! Vote today for your favorite image to take home hop honors in our Lens on Lake Minnetonka Readers’ Choice category. You can vote once every day between now and September 30.
Click here to cast your ballot.
Join the Plymouth Fire Department Saturday, September 29, for its 8th Annual 5K Run/Walk and Kids Fun Run. The 5K event starts at 9 a.m., with race day registration and check-in beginning at 7:30 a.m. The run begins at Plymouth Fire Station II, 12000 Old Rockford Rd., and follows neighborhood streets through 3.1 miles of gently rolling terrain.
Plymouth’s Caitlin Ellsworth loves everything about fashion, from popular TV shows like Project Runway to stylemakers like Gossip Girls star Blake Lively to icons like Duchess of Cambridge Kate Middleton. Ellsworth herself might be poised to make waves in the world of fashion one day. Recently, she tied for first place in the Sweety High: Be a Star on the Runway competition.
Calling all photographers! Enter the third annual Lens on Lake Minnetonka photo contest, presented by Lake Minnetonka Magazine and sponsored by National Camera Exchange & Video. Entries will be accepted Aug. 1–31 in five categories: People and Families, Wildlife and Nature, Activities and Events, Landmarks, and Pets.
Plymouth artist Andy Juelich is the ultimate multi-tasker. Proficient in woodworking, painting, leather, rattan and clay—his favorite medium among many favorites—Juelich not only thrives on creating art, but in teaching others, of all ages, to find the same joy in the artistic process as he does.
Plymouth resident Cathy Schmidt, one of the co-founders of Women Run the Cities, wasn’t really joking when she said she never thought she’d be able to run down her block, let alone run a 5K race. A few pairs of running shoes and more than a few miles on the path at French Regional Park later, Schmidt is proud to have completed her first 10K (6.2-mile) race last spring and plans to graduate from the 5K and run in the Women Run the Cities 10-mile race September 23 at Minnehaha Park in Minneapolis.