In the October issue find out which local mayor pens award-winning books, get the inside scoop on Valhalla Nordic Smoke & Ale House and see how an area artist uses his craft to preserve Native American Heritage.

In the September issue get the latest on fall trends from two local shops, meet a group of neighborhood friends who stay close through baseball and learn about former Kare 11 anchor Tim McNiff's new career.

In the August issue gain insights from this year's prep elite, get to know the evocative music of percussionist Peter O'Gorman and fall in love with a little boy who summons superhero strench to fight Evans syndrome.

In the July issue meet three adorable local shop dogs, sail away with the Black Bear Yacht Racing Association and get to know St. Andrew's all-star worship band.

In the June issue get the low-down on WBL's best-kept sushi secret, kick your summer into high gear with info on local festivals and check out our budget-friendly interior design tips from Carl Huso.

In the May issue see how pringmaker Emily Gray Koehler makes art from nature, get a peek at rustic wedding venue and get in shape for summer with Farrell's eXtreme Bodyshaping fitness program.