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Name that holiday: It’s celebrated by millions of people around the globe across five different religions and commemorates nothing less than the triumph of good over evil. Give up? It is Diwali, and it is divine in both senses of the word—an occasion that is lovely and also honors the gods.

Woodbury resident Barbara Flanaghan caught up with the local news amid the cactus at the spectacular Desert Botanical Garden in Phoenix.

Something New for the Best of Woodbury 2017!

Voting for our annual readers’ choice poll will take place January 1-31, 2017 here on the site and finalists will be posted online in March.

Look for the winners in the July 2017 issue of Woodbury Magazine!

The annual East Ridge High School Raptors versus Woodbury High School Royals football game traditionally draws a huge crowd to cheer on the crosstown rivals. It’s a much-anticipated event in Woodbury, alternating between the two high school’s home fields.

Kenya Skytte of Woodbury caught up on the local news with Woodbury Magazine while on a trip to London, England.

Donna Lloyd enjoys going for walks in the summer and takes her camera whenever possible to take photos of nature and wildlife. The kindergarten teacher took this photo at Bailey’s Arbor.

You never know what will pop up in the garden. Just ask Sarah Kroening. “While harvesting tomatoes last August, I noticed a small speck of what appeared to be dirt on one of the tomatoes,” Kroening says. “Upon further inspection, I noticed the perfect swirl of a snail shell.

Woodbury High School students Josh and Jasmine Chikkala shared local news while visiting family in Hyderabad, India.

The 2016 contest is now closed.

Christine Quirk, 22, has lived in Woodbury her entire life with one exception: She went away to New York for college, then moved back to town in May 2016. This fun photo was taken in her family’s pool last summer.

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Thursday, July 11
[Benefits & Fundraisers]
Reach for Ralph is the signature fundraising event for Hammer Residences Inc. which supports individuals with disabilities.
Tuesday, June 25
[Education & Community]
A moderated panel of local and national experts will discuss the extent to which Catholic education impacts our families, parishes, and our community at large.