Arts & Culture

On February 29, SoWashCoCARES held its first fundraiser, Leap into the Legacy, at Prestick Golf Course. The funds raised at the event supplied food packs and basic needs to students, beginning this past summer, as well as funds for the Skoolie Bus project.

A bird rests on a reed in this 2018 Focus on Woodbury photo contest winner.

This shot by Liz Ducept took first place in the Wildlife & Nature category of our 2018 Focus on Woodbury photo contest.

New Life Academy student Kavin Muhil Ramesh, a member of the 2019 Senior Spotlight

New Life Academy's Kavin Muhil Ramesh sees a future for himself in STEM.

Woodbury High School's Marta Struve, a member of the 2019 Senior Spotlight

Woodbury High School's Marta Struve wants to go to a college in a big city.

East Ridge High School's Dipali Arora, a member of the 2019 Senior Spotlight

We put the spotlight on Dipali Arora, an East Ridge High School student who is planning a future in neuroscience and international affairs.

East Ridge High School Senior Jack Lowe, a member of the 2019 Senior Spotlight

Jack Lowe is a part of Project Lead the Way, a unique STEM program offered at East Ridge.

Math & Science Academy student Lily Swanson poses in front of Target. She is a member of the 2019 Senior Spotlight

Inspired by her teacher, Math & Science Academy Senior Lily Swanson plans to continue her science education in college.

Amy Marotz teachers her children, who are both homeschooled. Marotz formed a nonpublic school in Minnesota to teach her and other children.

Homeschooling isn’t for everyone, but these Woodbury families are proving that a homeschool life can be a wild success—and full of joy.

A Project Lead the Way student at East Ridge High School works on an engineering project.

Project Lead the Way courses at East Ridge High School give students skills for a head start in the engineering field.

Woodbury sisters Ellie and Ava Wagner dancing on NBC's "World of Dance"

Ellie and Ava Wagner, who dance and work at the Larkin Studio, wowed the judges on NBC’s "World of Dance."

Emily Bowman, publisher of Macaroni Kids SE Metro, MN, plays with her kids at Colby Lake Park

Woodbury's Emily Bowman publishes the southeast Metro Minnesota edition of Macaroni Kids.