During the 19th and early 20th centuries, probate judges across Minnesota routinely committed children and young adults suffering from severe mental and physical impairments to the Minnesota Hospital for the Insane in St. Peter. The edict more than likely meant a lifetime sentence. Read more about Job Skills with White Bear Lake's Phoenix Alternatives Inc.
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Hunger in America continues making headlines as the economy lurches forward in fits and starts—seemingly impossible in the richest country on Earth, but it’s true. For numerous college students striving to become self-sufficient and successful, hunger is very real. It’s hard to focus on your studies when your stomach is empty and growling.
In an effort to ensure students at Century College don’t fall into that category, in April the White Bear Area Emergency Food Shelf (WBAEFS) certified Century College’s new food pantry as a satellite site. Read more about Century College Foundation’s Food Shelf