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A local television station raised an interesting question. Should the New Year be pronounced "twenty-ten", "two thousand and ten" or "Two-O-One-O". Frankly, the latter struck me as a dyslexic pronunciation of an eighties TV show revolving around a Beverly Hills zip code. But no matter how you s...
Like much of the real estate in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, Lino Lakes, MN in Anoka County has seen reduced inventory and increased market times in 2009. This year nearly twice as many properties sold but the average selling price was directly affected by the bank owned and lender mediated pro...
Fireworks and a new year's celebration just seem to go together! This photo is one of only two fireworks shots that I have taken...Shot from the balcony of our hotel room outside of Epcot this fall. We had a great few and didn't have to put up with the crowds! Happy 2010 Everyone!
Forest Lake, Minnesota is well known throughout the Twin Cities area. Many people from the city remember the northeast St. Paul suburb fondly from years gone by as a summer vacation spot, an annual ice fishing tournament tradition or as a destination when going for a Sunday a drive in the countr...
The City of Ham Lake has a rich history. Incorporated in 1974, Ham Lake became a city after over a hundred years of humble but steady growth. The area was first settled in 1855 by a group of Scottish men on the southwest side of Ham Lake. Though, I can only assume that the lake itself got its nam...