Community

Earlier this year, our readers’ choice online survey sought your input regarding which restaurants, retailers and service providers you like best in the Lake Minnetonka area. Your votes have been counted and the top three finalists in each category are listed here in alphabetical order.

Every year, the Cottagewood Store in Deephaven hosts a popular neighborhood party to celebrate the Fourth of July.

Excelsior native Cindy Barnett took this photo of her beloved dog Ruby while they were on a boat outing last summer.

Joining the Excelsior Fire District as a firefighter recruit is a way to help save lives and serve the community. The district is looking to increase their numbers from the 39 current responders to the 50 total allotted in the budget.

The Opus Group, partnered with Ebenezer Management Services, has begun construction on a senior living facility in Minnetonka that will accept its first residents during the spring of 2019.

One of the best things about being part of a community is knowing that your neighbors are there for you: to shore you up in hard times, to celebrate with you and to work together to improve the neighborhood for everyone.

This Monet-inspired photo, taken by Minnetonka’s Linda Harl, won second place in the Kids & Family category of our 2017 Lens on Lake Minnetonka photo contest.

Today’s headlines provide plenty of topics for the national discourse.

A photogenic caterpillar and a vibrant color scheme of green earned Mound’s Chris Grace second place in the Nature & Wildlife category of our 2017 Lens on Lake Minnetonka photo contest.

Readers, you voted for your favorite businesses in a bunch of fun categories this year, from restaurants to doggy daycares to fitness spots.

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