If you’re wondering whether you should see the Masquers Theatre production of “Footloose, the Musical,” you probably should. A good cast and lively musical numbers are reasons to go.
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Forest Lake native Abigale Bodene won the title of Miss Midwest Minnesota 2014 during a competition at Morris Area High School on Saturday. The competition was part of the Miss Minnesota Scholarship Pageant program. Bodene is a 2011 graduate of Forest Lake High School and a student at the University of Minnesota–Morris.
This is way more than a cookbook. Sure, it’s full of recipes. But the best thing about Holly Harden’s new book, “Good Food from Mrs. Sundberg’s Kitchen,” is the stories that precede the recipes.
Auditions for “Footloose, the Musical,” based on the 1984 movie that starred Kevin Bacon, Lori Singer and John Lithgow, ran two days. On the first day, director Ben Wagner found out who could sing. Those who could were invited back for a second audition to find out who could dance.
“Breaking Bad” TV show actor Steven Quezada had several strong messages for about 4,000 educators recently gathered to discuss charter public schools. At a conference sponsored by the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools, (http://www.publiccharters.org) Quezada began, “Thank you, thank you, thank you for recognizing that children learn in different ways.” Then he talked about [...]