Wind Down Wednesday Celebrates its 5th Year!

Between my husband and I, we have been involved in at least four different projects over the last year. We appreciate the events we attend in town so much more knowing the time, money and energy someone has put into making our community a fun place to live. Wind Down Wednesday…

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Albert Lea Rocks is bringing community together

Albert Lea has always been known for two things. The first is the ability of our community to rally around one another. We also genuinely enjoy spending time with our neighbors. The second is a love of the arts. We have always celebrated the arts in any form.Whether it be…

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Thoughts from Concierge, Glen Parsons

If you are looking for a rewarding place to volunteer your time, one of my favorites is the Ecumenical Food Pantry at the Presbyterian Church.  Every Tuesday and Friday of the month volunteers arrive at 8:45 and work until noon helping people fill their cloth bags and boxes with a variety…

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23 years of Memories with Mrs. Diane Heaney, Albert Lea High School’s Vocal Music Director

I recently sat down with Albert Lea High School’s vocal music director, Diane Heaney. Her students past and present, know her as Mrs. Heaney. I met with her to go through four photo albums she has filled with 23 years of memories. From her first year in 1993 to the…

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