Lisa Baker, program supervisor of the Ralph Reeder Food Shelf, was recently presented with the New Brighton/Mounds View Rotary Club's Paul Harris Fellow Award for her outstanding service to the community.
From left to right: Ramsey County Sheriff’s Deputy Don Rindal, Deputy Mike Servatka, Suzanne Bradford, Allina EMT Brad Racutt, Mike Adsit, Allina Paramedic Jim Mesaros, Lake Johanna Fire Captain Brad Roberts, Firefighter Jim Gag and Firefighter Jeff Hintz. (submitted photo)
Public safety responders with the Lake Johanna Fire Department had the opportunity to meet with Shoreview resident Mike Adsit, who on Feb. 5 suffered a sudden cardiac arrest in his home.
The recipients of Northeast Youth and Family Services 2015 Service to Youth Awards. From top left, Jack Marchiafava, Robert Madison, Aleksander Westlund, Dr. John Thein, Patricia Bentley, Marre Jo Sager, Cheryl Wason and Isaac Tuma. (photo courtesy of NYFS)
Each year, Northeast Youth and Family Services honors people in the area who demonstrate a commitment to the community and the young people who live within it with its Service to Youth Awards. NYFS President and CEO Jerry Hromatka says there's a simple reason why.
Andy, Jim and Matthew Richards love making barbershop harmony. (submitted photo)
What could be better news to a father and longtime barbershop singer than to have his son and grandson announce they were joining him in singing?
That's what happened a few months ago to Jim Richards, 89, of Roseville, who found out his son Andy, 57, of New Brighton, and grandson Matthew, 29, of Blaine, were joining his barbershop chorus, the Minneapolis chapter of the Commodores.