December 2015

Found 3 blog entries for December 2015.

What is it with human beings? We find a lovely place to live, move in and then go about trying to change it. I’m specifically referring to the teardowns going on all over Edina. Although the 2015 numbers aren't out yet, according to the Star Trib's John Reinan, Edina saw a record number of demolition permits issued last year and, in fact, "seven new applications came in on a single day.”

"If Edina isn’t the teardown capital of the country, it’s certainly one of them. In a city of just under 50,000 residents, more than 550 homes were torn down and rebuilt between 2008 and 2014," according to Governing magazine's Alan Greenblatt.

Of course all this demolition has its proponents and opponents. Even some local residents like what's happening. "I

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The 2015 holiday season in Edina is officially underway and we’re ready to help you fill your calendar!

Shopping AND a Floor Show?

Choose Saturdays to do your holiday shopping at 50 & France and you’ll be serenaded by strolling holiday carolers. This weekend you can enjoy the vocals of the Washburn High School Chamber Singers. Next Saturday’s shoppers will delight to the sounds of Edina Singing Seniors and on the 19th you’ll enjoy the Edina High School Chamber Singers.

Carollers will be performing from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m.

 “Up North” Holiday Gift Sale

The Edina Art Center is the scene of the “Up North” Holiday Gift Sale, weekends through December 23. Here you’ll find some wonderful gift ideas, from hand-made jewelry to potter and

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