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Excellent Educator: Carol Callen From Golden Valley SEA

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Carol Callen is a teacher at Golden Valley’s School of Engineering and Art. Her compassion for kids inside, and outside school, hours is what makes her this week’s Excellent Educator. 294 more words

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2014 MCA Tests in Reading Put Local Districts Near the Bottom

By Andrew Richter

Well, 117 districts had at least 100 10th grade students and the districts in this area didn’t very well. The Robbinsdale district ranked 101 with only 51% of 10th graders proficient (ie; students who “meet” and “exceed” standards.) Brooklyn Center District 286 ranked dead last. 63 more words

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Opat Takes Credit for Teen Birthrate Decline!

By Andrew Richter

You have to love Hennepin County. If anything good happens, they credit themselves!

The number of Hennepin County adolescents giving birth saw a significant decline in 2013, according to a county statement.  291 more words

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Thieves Take Van Of Dog-Spaying Nonprofit

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A Twin Cities non-profit dedicated to spaying and neutering pit bulls and Rottweilers hopes you can help.

The trailer used for the “Get Your Fix” program was stolen over the weekend and, with it, $4,000 to $6,000 worth of supplies. 375 more words

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Preventing Genocide? What? Who is Ellen Kennedy?

By Andrew Richter

OK, people who follow this blog know I’m not a fan of city Human Rights Commissions. I don’t see what legitimate city-wide purpose they serve. 1,396 more words

City Government

Mort's Delicatessen

 Do you love cheesecake? Jewish food? Deli style, even?? Well, if you answered a resounding, ‘YES!’ to all the above then you are in such luck. 89 more words

Food & Drink

More High Density Housing in Golden Valley

By Andrew Richter

Nice to see Golden Valley pushing the Agenda 21 inspired high density housing!

With an ever-growing population, Golden Valley continues to evolve. Whether it be new housing or businesses, it seems the city is always welcoming redevelopment. 946 more words

City Government