Health & Wellness

Hollihan’s Pub in downtown White Bear Lake has become an institution over the years, as it’s one of the oldest bars in town. And with its Irish roots, it’s the perfect place to grab a pint on St. Patrick’s Day.

Writers always seem to do their best work when they have inspiring subjects.

Valentine’s Day is about love in all its forms, and this year’s Sweetheart Dance is the perfect chance for parents and children to celebrate together.

There’s another new eatery around town.

Winter in the White Bear area has generally been a busy time. Whether you like to ice skate, cross-country ski or play a pick-up game of hockey, outdoor activities have been a popular way to spend those chilly days.

It is often said that exercising with a friend or family member can increase the chances of success, not to mention make it a much more enjoyable experience. And Zach and Sarah Belisle definitely put this notion into good use.

Natalia Hals doesn’t remember much about her daughter’s first year. Even though Raygen, now 19, was a good baby, Hals remembers feeling like she was drowning. All she could manage was work and sleep.

Hill-Murray High School’s head football coach and director of development Pete Bercich says the school’s new stadium, Mary, Queen of Victory, has “one of the finest surfaces” he has ever played on, comparable to the field in the new U.S. Bank Stadium.

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, and what better way to enjoy it than with Santa Claus himself? Winterfest has been a part of the White Bear Lake area holiday season for generations, and one of its crown jewels this year will be Breakfast with Santa.

In a recent study conducted by Olson Zaltman Associates, baby boomers revealed their true feelings about funeral homes: dark, claustrophobic and “tomblike,” they said.