Angela Johnson is a writer, reader, thinker and speaker with one daily goal: to live a useful life, content but never complacent. Her fiction has been published in online literary journals and she is a 2012 finalist in The Loft Literary Center’s Mentor Series for creative prose. As editor of Edina Magazine, Angela loves to develop informative stories about the many interesting and inspiring local personalities, artists, educators, entrepreneurs and volunteers. When Angela isn’t writing or reading, she loves to laugh with her friends, make memories with her children and hold hands with her husband. Email Angela your story ideas or feedback!


A soothing water feature transforms a backyard landscape.
White Bear Lake mom blogs about her recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.
Wades Custom Creations carves out a niche with wooden lake maps.
Fifth-grade students gain real-world experience when they take over Donatelli’s restaurant.
A quick, handy-dandy guide to some of the area’s private schools.
Thousands of hearty souls brave wintery waters for a worthy cause.
The J. Stanley and Doris Hill Legacy Award honors those with a lifetime of outstanding community service.
Local service clubs stay busy giving back to the communities they serve.