Monthly Archives: April 2012

70 Dangerous Items Taken From People at Suburban Courts

AfterA installing weapons screening equipment at threeA Hennepin County suburban court locations on April 23, including in Minnetonka, about 70 items were taken so far from people entering the courts. Continue reading

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Walk Away — Should You?

When home values fall, a home owner might start to think about whether it makes sense to walk away from a home.

The scenario goes something like this: It’s 2005. Dick and Jane have not saved any money for a down payment, but because market conditio… Continue reading

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Minnesota Bound Crappie Contest on Saturday, May 5

MINNETONKA, Minn. — Minnesota Bound will be hosting the 44th Annual Minnesota Bound Crappie Contest on Lake Minnetonka on Saturday, May 5. The event is a family friendly fishing contest and proceeds will support Minnesota Teen Challenge and Fishing Fo… Continue reading

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MHS’s Sarah Mirman Wins Young Entrepreneur Award

The National Federation of Independent Business Young Entrepreneur Foundation recently announced the Minnesota recipients of the 10th annual NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards, a scholarship program designed to reward and encourage entrepreneurial talents … Continue reading

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Manners Matter in Minnetonka

Second graders displayed their proper manners for parents and grandparents at the annual tea party hosted by Mrs. Continue reading

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(VIDEO) Paulsen Tackles Cyber Security, Helping Seniors

Editor’s Note:A All information and media has been provided by Congressman Erik Paulsen’s office. Continue reading

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Pick Your Favorite Nail Salon in Minnetonka

It’s almost Mother’s Day! A popular gift to pamper our moms on their special day is a certificate to a nail salon. Continue reading

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Do You Get a Release of Liability for that Short Sale?

I can tell sellers that a release of liability takes precedence over just about everything else in a short sale, but that advice often falls on deaf ears.

That’s probably because a release of liability seems insignificant to some sellers. They hear ab… Continue reading

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Cash Mob Surprises Something Safari

Saturday was rainy and cold, but Something Safari started to get suspiciously full a couple minutes before 2 p.m. Pei-Lin Yap, the owner, became extra curious-even a little nervous-when this reporter walked in. Continue reading

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Student’s Death, Suicide Awareness and Hornette Reversal: Pick of Our Patches

Editor’s Note: Every week we will bring you a sampling of stories from Patch sites in the west metro: Edina , Golden Valley , Hopkins , Maple Grove , Minnetonka , Plymouth , Richfield , Shakopee , St. Continue reading

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