Woodbury Magazine's Top 10 Most Popular Stories of 2019

Woodbury Magazine Top 10 Stories of 2019
As we look back on 2019, we're reflecting on the stories you—our readers—loved most.

Twelve months, 12 issues, hundreds of stories about the people, places and events that make Woodbury such a special community. As we look back on 2019, we're reflecting on the stories you—our readers—loved most this year. These were the top 10 most-read stories on woodburymag.com last year—revisit them (or catch up on what you missed) and be sure to share your favorites on social media!


Woodbury Halloween Dad

  1. Behind the Scenes with Woodbury's 'Halloween Dad,' Owner of the Scariest Lawn in Town

    This was John Soma’s sixth year as the Halloween Dad in Woodbury, and his displays have spirit to share.

    Twigg + Lu

  2. Meet the Decorative Duo Behind Local Interior Design Firm Twigg + Lu

    Meet Twigg + Lu, a women-owned Woodbury business making design dreams come true.

    Woodbury Mayor Anne Burt

  3. Meet Woodbury's New Mayor, Anne Burt

    Before taking on the mantle of mayor, Anne Burt was a Woodbury resident for 14 years, as well as a parent, volunteer, coach and city commissioner.

    Aloha Poke

  4. Try This Trio of Asian-inspired Restaurants in Woodbury

    If a spring break trip isn’t in the cards for your family, travel via your plate.

    Tamarack Tap Room

  5. The Best Outdoor Dining in Woodbury

    With a wide range of outdoor patios throughout Woodbury—from bars and grills to bakeries, cafés and restaurants—there’s no reason to dine indoors during summer.

    Kim Newman

  6. 'There Aren't Many 70-Year-Old Goaltenders:' Meet the State of Hockey's Elder Statesman

    Longtime Woodbury resident Kim Newman undoubtedly qualifies as one of the oldest goaltenders in the State of Hockey.

    Dr. Emily Meyer

  7. Woodbury Doctor Hopes to End Stigma of Talking About Women's Pelvic Health

    Growing up in Woodbury, Emily Myer, MD, knew she wanted a career helping others. She’s doing just that as an expert in women’s pelvic health.

    Spencer Venancio

  8. Meet Spencer Venancio, the 14-Year-Old Chef Who Cooks at the Best Restaurants in Minneapolis

    Meet Spencer Venancio, a young Woodbury resident who’s not waiting for adulthood—or even high school—to pursue his culinary dreams.

    John and Krissy Pohl and family

  9. John and Krissy Pohl: The Most Minnesotan Love Story

    John and Krissy Pohl are bona fide royalty on the ice, and for more than 10 years, they’ve called Woodbury home.

    Barnes & Noble Woodbury

  10. Inside Barnes & Noble's New 'Prototype Store' in Woodbury

    This spring, the bookselling giant moved its Woodbury location from the original Woodbury Village spot to a new store at CityPlace with a much smaller footprint.