Before Woodbury became known as a medical industry hub and shopping mall destination, in its earliest days, it consisted mostly of Tamarack Swamp and the Big Woods.
Shops & Business
Last fall, Harvey Vogel Manufacturing Co. threw itself a big birthday party at its Woodbury plant, with food, drinks, a presentation by the mayor and plenty of prize drawings for its employees.
Kids experimenting with entrepreneurship is far from uncommon—the lemonade stand has become an American rite of passage after all. What is more uncommon is when a childhood passion carries into adulthood and makes way for a highly successful business.
After browsing numerous pet product websites, Pet Evolution co-owners Rian Thiele and Mike Osborne saw a need for a website that clearly showed what items people were purchasing for their furry friends.
This winter, the Woodbury community welcomed a Twin Cities favorite, the Duluth Trading Co. “We’re completely excited to be coming into the Woodbury area,” Maggie Chanthavong, store manager, says.
You may have seen photos of these adorable pups on your Facebook feed that just melt your heart. Social media is one of the ways Coco’s Heart Dog Rescue helps rescue thousands of dogs through its volunteer foster program, saving animals and giving local families an opportunity to serve.
Now that we’ve reached the cold months, many of us will break out thick socks and boots.
The Christian Cupboard Emergency Food Shelf (CCEFS) has faithfully served the local community for nearly as long as Woodbury has been around.
Since opening in April at CityPlace, Nordstrom Rack has attracted shoppers from the east metro with its on-trend clearance merchandise from Nordstrom stores and Nordstrom.com as well as items purchased specially for Nordstrom Rack.
For some, the thought of working with a significant other might be a nightmare, but for Daniel and Paula Sattler, it’s a dream. With Daniel’s career in professional baseball and Paula working as a lawyer in the Twin Cities, they had been forced to be apart a lot.