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Cottage Grove day care kids to receive congressional award
Nursing institute moving into Cottage Grove's BEC
Apparent wage ‘discrepancies’ discovered in Newport
Cottage Grove police reports for Jan. 29: Domestic, theft, lewd activity
Relay For Life event: Coaches vs. Cancer Jan. 30
crime and courts
Park Diving: Germscheid claims Park's six dive record
Super Bowl billboard campaign seeks acceptance for gay players
SB XLIX: Carroll, Belichick face off
U.S. activists keep domestic violence in Super Bowl spotlight
Mercurial Lynch accepted in Seattle - Part 1
St. Paul Park celebrates annual sledding day
The healing powers of art: Cancer survivors' work part of Woodwinds sculpture
Two local art events planned in Cottage Grove
Reeling in the 'Minnesota experience' during Cottage Grove's ice fishing outing
Birds of a feather: Carpenter Nature Center volunteers track avian population
arts and entertainment
Lori L. Battcher, 53
Brant A. Short, 81
Mark F. Mulvihill, 66
Doris M. Pinault, 85
Jeanette Lampe, 79
Viewpoint: McNaughton rules outline insanity defense
Letter to the editor: Respect property when snowmobiling
Letter to the editor: Wake up and face realities in District 833
Letter to the editor: Integrity of school district must be restored
Viewpoint: Don't let sun set on Oakwood possibilities
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February 5, 2010
Park actors compete in 'Flaming Idiots'
Sam Salwasser, who plays Eugene in "Flaming Idiots," said rehearsing for one-act play competition is unlike his experience in Park High School...
February 5, 2010 - 8:15am
January 15, 2010
Three featured in One-Act Play Festival
The district's three high school theater programs will unite to showcase their one-act plays Jan. 20. The plays "Crimes of the Heart," "Flaming Idiots," and "Dracula" will be performed on the Loft Stage at East Ridge. "One-acts are actually notorious for not being very well-attended...
education / life
January 15, 2010 - 7:54am
December 7, 2009
Two favorite fairy tales
Just as Alice wondered what to do about her predicament, the Park High School Drama Department faced a dilemma when more than 130 students showed up to audition for "Alice in Wonderland," directed by English teacher Emily Ball. The solution was to add another play, so "Pinocchio,"...
education / events
December 7, 2009 - 8:00am
October 29, 2009
'Dream' starts Thursday
A moonlit forest is being built on the Park High School auditorium stage to present a world of fantasy, complete with four star-crossed lovers and a bunch of fairies determined to "mess with the real world," said Director Tracy Caponigri, who is new to the school's drama department...
October 29, 2009 - 8:11am
March 20, 2009
Bopping back in 'Pom-Pom Zombies'
Not all theater directors listen to ideas from actors, let alone incorporate them into a production. But that's just what director Maria White...
March 20, 2009 - 2:09pm
March 18, 2009
Students 'Seussify' Romeo and Juliet
When the audience arrives at 7 p.m., tonight, Wednesday, March 18, they will see two plays for the price of one. "The Seussification of Romeo...
March 18, 2009 - 9:21am
June 4, 2008
Park drama students in the spotlight
For Justin Cooke, choosing drama was, in part, a process of elimination. "I tried sports, but after three broken arms I decided to try out for the school play," he said of his first acting experience in junior high. He liked it and there were no further injuries as Cooke moved up...
June 4, 2008 - 7:56am