Monthly Archives: December 2011

Sign Up For Minnetonka Citizen Academy

If you want to learn more about the city and have the opportunity to meet city staff, consider signing up to attend the 2012 Minnetonka Citizen Academy. Continue reading

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Tips for Surviving Power Outages

Few of us like to think about disaster striking or preparing for power outages.

Yet, power can go out at any time, especially if you live in a populated area such as any major city in California. While a storm is a likely culprit to cause a power o… Continue reading

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Minnetonka Considers Stricter Home Business Rules

The city of Minnetonka is taking a look at home occupation rules. Proposed amendments to an ordinance first created in 1982 were sent to the Planning Commission for review from the City Council last week. Continue reading

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Wayzata congregation wins dispute with city

In a church-state dispute with echoes across the country, a Wayzata congregation has won its battle to build a new church in a residential neighborhood. Continue reading

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Wayzata congregation wins dispute with city

In a church-state dispute with echoes across the country, a Wayzata congregation has won its battle to build a new church in a residential neighborhood. Continue reading

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Ways to Avoid a Short Sale Problem

It’s not unusual for a seller to agonize over potential short sale problems, but it’s pretty much a wasted effort, the agonizing. I say they should save the agony for a real short sale problem and not live through the excruciating pain over and over wi… Continue reading

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Ginn Margaret Sheridan

It is with great love and sadness, the family of Ginn Sheridan announces her passing Monday, Dec. Continue reading

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Year in Review: Hopkins Politics

With Hopkins undergoing so much change, it’s perhaps no surprise that the community’s political discussions tended to center on what type of vision residents have for the city. Continue reading

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Holiday tournament season begins today

Searching for something to do this week? Most area teams from Chanhassen, Chaska, Holy Family Catholic and Minnetonka are in action this week. Continue reading

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Unethical Action by a Homeowner Considered Good Corporate Strategy

Since the beginning of the housing crisis, “jingle mail” has been increasing.  That’s the practice of a homeowner who is underwater on their mortgage, owing more than the home is worth, mailing in the keys and intentionally defaulting.  This … Continue reading

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