Tag Archives: Brainerd

On Veterans Day, We Say “Thanks”

Monday, November 11th is Veterans Day. Every small town, every neighborhood, includes those who have devoted a portion of their lives to military service. Every family tree includes someone who has served in a branch of this country’s armed forces. From Bastogne to Inchon, from Khe Sanh to Khafji, they …

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Let’s Celebrate Homecoming Week in Brainerd

I was attending my granddaughter’s middle school swim meet at Brainerd High School Monday, and had to access the pool area by parking on the south side of the school. I entered through the back lower door by the gym so I could go up the stairs to the pool. …

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Peter, Peter, Pumpkin………Painter

Her name is Brigid Bonde. She’s the artist who has been commissioned by the folks at Boys-N-Berries Farm to create these fun and quirky pumpkin images.  They grew the pumpkins, she takes it from there.   Brigid is a 15 year old student at Brainerd High School.  Her mother, Sandy …

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