Health & Wellness

summer yard games

Make the most of the warm, sunshine-filled days and elevate your fun in the comfort of your own backyard. Start a socially distant lawn game tournament with others to make it competitive or simply enjoy a leisurely game with your friends and family.

Lori Sager, left, with Kajsa Jones, one of her music students.

Lori Sager is all over the Woodbury music scene. She is a director for the Woodbury Community Theatre, 2013-14 music and choir director at Woodbury Middle School, director of the St.

Relay for Life, the largest annual fundraising event for the American Cancer Society, returns to East Ridge High School June 6.

A new city park, Dale Woods Open Space, is being developed for the enjoyment of Woodbury residents.

The Woodbury Chamber of Commerce Gala, held at The Prom Center, featured a silent/live auction, dinner, entertainment and recognition of the educator, business, individual and nonprofit of the year.

The Valley Crossing 5K Run/Walk draws a big crowd to Colby Lake each spring.

Valley Crossing Community School’s Parent-Teacher Association has planned a great opportunity for Woodbury families to get their hearts pumping, their stomachs satisfied and their fun quotas filled, all while supporting a local school.

Children's is relocating its Rehab and Specialty Clinics from Woodwinds to this new facility in Tamarack Hills, set to open this fall

Thirty years ago, Woodbury had a Standard gas station, a PDQ and a pizza restaurant called Ronnally’s. The only stoplights flashed at Valley Creek Road and the overpass above Interstate 494. Now our once-rural suburb is all grown up and branding itself as a medical specialty hub.

The Partners in Praise Girls Choir is celebrating its 20th anniversary this month with PIPFest 2014, a youth choral festival featuring 11 choirs from the Twin Cities, Rochester and Appleton, Wis.

Last fall, a new fishing pier was built at Colby Lake in Edgewater Park at the south end of the lake. The project was the result of a joint effort between the Department of Natural Resources (DNR), the city of Woodbury and the South Washington Watershed District (SWWD).

Gloria WahrenBrock

Upon her return from the Dominican Republic in 2013, Gloria WahrenBrock was diagnosed with bacterial pneumonia, also known as Legionnaires’ disease. Miserable and dissatisfied with conventional treatments, WahrenBrock decided to try The Salt Room near Orlando.

For most moms, parenthood is a joy, but it can often involves late nights, early mornings, cramped schedules and little free time. As a result, time spent with friends or on self-improvement is a precious commodity.