Health & Wellness

There’s an old adage that adversity builds character. That may be true, but—given a choice—high school hockey players Dylan Gast and Jeanette Bealke would probably opt for a less painful character-building experience than the one they have each been dealing with.

Cindy Senarighi was born to be a healer. From the physical to the mental to the spiritual, she’s been healing others all her life.

There’s no doubt that reading is a perfect way to engage children and create strong bonds in families, even between long-distance relatives.

It was frosty fun as folks took to jumping in the lake for the annual White Bear Lake Polar Plunge.

The Minnesota Ironman Bicycle Ride, a local cycling classic, kicks off the biking season with challenge and bravado. This year’s ride will mark the event’s 50th anniversary.

Sunrise Park Middle School band students wowed the crowd with an evening of music and merriment.

Guy and Cindy Fix purchased Ciresi’s Liquor Store business and opened the doors under the name Cotroneo’s Wine & Spirits last April.

What happens when you place 14 modern men on a remote island for four weeks with nothing but some video equipment? You get NBC’s reality show, The Island, hosted by Bear Grylls, and local boy Jud Nichols was one of the contestants.

In July, a group of local White Bear Lake enthusiasts banded together to form the group Friends of White Bear Lake.

White Bear Smiles has been in business and has called downtown White Bear Lake home for 24 years.