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October 3, 2017
Sharon and Michael D’Agostino of Woodbury are the recipients of the 2017 Opus Sancti Thomae Award from St. Thomas Academy in Mendota Heights. In bestowing their highest honor, school officials cited the couple’s examplary volunteerism on behalf of the school and their willingness to help in any capacity. The D’Agostinos also were one of the founding families at St. Ambrose of Woodbury. Submitted photo courtesy of St. Thomas Academy
Generations of giving: Woodbury couple honored with highest honor from Catholic academy
October 3, 2017 - 11:20am
August 9, 2017
The Hudson United Methodist Church has made a transition to accommodate the members of its church that have dementia. One way the church has made its services more dementia-friendly is by utilizing the projector screen at the front of the church.

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Hudson church goes dementia-friendly
August 9, 2017 - 7:00pm
May 31, 2017
All Saints Lutheran Church in Cottage Grove holds indoor plant sale June 3
May 31, 2017 - 10:05am
April 3, 2017
Joel Bexell lived and served as a Lutheran pastor in Cottage Grove for decades. (Submitted photo)
Bexell was 'Cottage Grove's pastor'
April 3, 2017 - 5:00am
December 9, 2016
“Two from Galilee,” which opens Friday at Light the Way Church in Cottage Grove, depicts the courtship of a young Mary and Joseph. Mary, played by Isabelle Reding, 17, clashes with her disapproving parents, played by her real life mother and father, Trish and Denny Reding of Grey Cloud Island. (Bulletin file photo)
'Two from Galilee' musical opens at Light the Way Church in Cottage Grove
December 9, 2016 - 1:06pm
November 10, 2016
Timothy Luther of New Prague speaks at the 10th annual Cottage Grove Area Prayer Breakfast.
(Bulletin photo by William Loeffler)
Gathering of the Faithful
November 10, 2016 - 9:44am
April 20, 2016
Bernard Hebda, archbishop of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis, prays with Deacon Steve Koop (left) and Rev. Rick Banker at the April 17 dedication of a new wing at St. Rita Catholic Church in Cottage Grove.  The ceremony was part of a 50th anniversary celebration that included a special mass and a reception. (Bulletin photo by William Loeffler)
Archbishop hails half-century mark at St. Rita Catholic Church in Cottage Grove
April 20, 2016 - 10:16am
April 14, 2016
St. Rita Catholic Church in Cottage Grove is celebrating its 50th anniversary and the opening of a two-story expansion that has nearly doubled its footprint. (Bulletin file photo)
Archbishop to help St. Rita celebrate 50th anniversary
April 14, 2016 - 8:00am
February 17, 2016
Logan Doherty of Cottage Grove aims for nothing but net while playing the basketball shootout game at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church's Mardi Gras in the Park event Sunday in St. Paul Park. (Bulletin photo by Scott Wente)
Party in the park: St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church celebrates Mardi Gras
February 17, 2016 - 1:41pm
July 21, 2015
Kaden Leary, 9, of Cottage Grove practices his putting at the Community United Church of Christ Ice Cream Social in St. Paul Park. (Bulletin photo by William Loeffler)
Rain doesn't damper St. Paul Park church's ice cream social
July 21, 2015 - 12:29pm
June 3, 2015
Father Rick Banker digs the first chunk of sod at the Sunday groundbreaking ceremony for an expansion at St. Rita Catholic Church. The ceremony included (from left) finance council chair Bob Schultz, youth minister Amy Schroeder, deacon Steve Koop, elementary coordinator Kathy Kovarik and parish trustee Debbie Koop. Church members prayed and sang “All Are Welcome.” (Bulletin photo by William Loeffler)
St. Rita Catholic Church in Cottage Grove begins expansion
June 3, 2015 - 10:46am
November 13, 2014
Part of the St. Paul Park community for over 13 years, Household of Faith is undergoing a massive remodel that, once completed, will triple the size of the church. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
St. Paul Park church rising from the wreckage
November 13, 2014 - 9:00am
July 23, 2014
Myla Price 9, and her 5-year-old twin siblings Collin and Aubrey (from left) indulge the sweet tooth during the ice cream social at the Community United Church of Christ in St. Paul Park. The three attended the event with parents Tonya and Matt Price. Their father is a member of the St. Paul Park Fire Department. (Bulletin photo by William Loeffler)
Annual ice cream social draws a crowd at Community United Church of Christ
July 23, 2014 - 4:06pm
June 5, 2014
A handful of women at Hope Community Church have crafted nearly 200 dresses and shorts for boys and girls in a rural Taiwanese town. The church’s pastor is embarking on a mission trip and bringing the garments with him. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)
Dressing up: Cottage Grove church members sew clothes for underprivileged children
June 5, 2014 - 1:00pm
June 4, 2014
The Back Porch Band will entertain visitors during the potluck brunch. (Submitted photo)
St. Mary’s Episcopal celebrates 150 years
June 4, 2014 - 12:17pm