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October 18, 2017
Bushels of fun: Oktoberfest fundraiser gathers donation for food shelf in St. Paul Park
There was no shortage of good cheer at the annual Friends in Need Food Shelf fundraiser Oktoberfest. A petting zoo, games, silent auction, live...
October 18, 2017 - 3:19pm
June 27, 2017
Barking good time: WAG Farms fundraiser raises $10K
Tails were certainly sent wagging at the Wag for Water fundraiser June 24, with dogs bounding up and down the 14-acre WAG Farms Dog Park as their...
June 27, 2017 - 3:34pm
January 31, 2017
First-annual luau raises $1,500 for Stone Soup Thrift Shop
The wind and bleak skies did nothing to dissuade the Hawaiian luau vibes in Park Place Saturday for the first run of Stone Soup's new fundraiser....
January 31, 2017 - 7:59am
September 19, 2016
Walk the walk: Inclusive playground community walk fundraiser raises $16,500
Over 200 people gathered on Sunday, Sept. 18, in Woodridge Park to walk, play, eat and raise funds for an inclusive playground. Total donations...
September 19, 2016 - 5:17pm
July 9, 2009
Viewpoint: Too many dying from cancer
You may have seen stories in the paper and posters in the community and wondered, "What is Relay for Life?" The American Cancer Society's Relay for Life offers everyone in the community an opportunity to participate in the fight against cancer. Each team has one team member walking...
July 9, 2009 - 7:55am
July 1, 2009
Girl's toy sale nets cash for charity
Kaitlyn Meyer takes the lessons she learns at church to heart. Wanting to do something for children of the world led her to host, with help from...
July 1, 2009 - 7:55am
May 20, 2009
Letters: Soup-er Bowl was a success
On behalf of the board of Stone Soup Thrift Shop, I would like to thank our community for the great success of our first Stone "Soup-er Bowl." Stone Soup teamed with volunteers from Marathon Petroleum Co. LLC to involve the community and businesses with sponsorship opportunities as...
May 20, 2009 - 10:00am
April 22, 2009
Seeking a 'new normal'
Roxy Mueller's goal is straightforward, her determination steadfast. She wants to dance at her son's wedding. But for the 52-year-old Cottage...
April 22, 2009 - 7:51am
April 8, 2009
Eckes and children under same roof again
It wasn't anything big Rebecca Eckes missed during her three months in a hospital bed away from her family. It was a lot of little things --...
April 8, 2009 - 2:04pm
March 25, 2009
Letter: Thanks for donations
We would like to recognize and thank all the community that helped to make the fundraiser for the Zoe Vaughter and Alex Hatori family a successful event. The money raised will help the family with living expenses as they approach the kidney transplant date. An update concerning the...
March 25, 2009 - 10:00am
February 18, 2009
CGAA Bingo falls victim to economy
After more than a year of financial struggles, CGAA Bingo -- the Cottage Grove Athletic Association's primary fundraiser -- succumbed to the strain of a slumping economy last month after 17 years in business. A dip in business last year forced the charitable gambling operation...
February 18, 2009 - 7:30am
December 10, 2008
Letter: Thanks to Applebee's
Applebee's and general manager Tim Boston, you are amazing! We knew from the moment that you said, "This is now your kitchen!" that we would have a successful Holiday Train fundraiser breakfast. The Holiday Train Committee hosted an Applebee's fundraiser breakfast on Saturday,...
December 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 26, 2008
4-H Brat Fest Aug. 29-31 at Von Hansons
Cottage Grove's Hearty Homer 4-H Club is hosting a fundraiser at Von Hansons Meats, 9030 Inwood Ave., Cottage Grove, Friday through Sunday, Aug. 29 to 31. Brats, burgers, chips and pop will be ready to purchase from 3 to 7 p.m. Friday, and from 9 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
August 26, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
Letter: Thanks to Demori's
The St Paul Park Athletic Association would like to thank Demori's Restaurant in Oakdale for hosting a spaghetti dinner fundraiser on behalf of our organization. Demori's graciously provided the spaghetti, sauce and salad for the fundraiser. The funds raised were used to help further...
July 23, 2008 - 10:00am
June 25, 2008
Letter: Tilson dinner a success
The Alex Tilson spaghetti dinner was a real success. Alex was amazed at the outpouring of well-wishers that attended the spaghetti dinner. We are very grateful to our many friends and coworkers for all their hard work and support. We would also like to convey great thanks to the following...
June 25, 2008 - 10:00am