A group of volunteers will be working to improve a Twin Cities school that was badly damaged by a tornado three years ago.
About 100 employees from NorthMarq and Cushman & Wakefield will be painting, landscaping and organizing at Sojourner Truth Academy, a pre-kindergarten through eighth grade public charter school in North Minneapolis.
Brooklyn Park city officials are hoping social media can better connect neighbors.
The city is joining an initiative called Nextdoor, a private social networking website that allows residents to share information, talk about public safety issues, list community events and even post notices about lost pets.
Davanni’s is kicking off its fifth annual food drive Monday.
The restaurant is teaming up with the Emergency Foodshelf Network to help stock shelves for those in need. The organization says the donations are needed even more during the summer months to help children who are out of school for the summer and don’t have access to a school lunch program.