Opinion

By Rob Metz Guest Columnist My name is Rob Metz, and I am pleased to begin my second year as the superintendent for St. Louis Park Public Schools. When given the opportunity, I always take a moment to share our school district’s “brand” to describe and define our work. First, St. Louis Park Public Schools [...]

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By Bob Ramsey Guest Columnist I lost my best friend last month. His death was sudden. And I was stunned. I still am. Except for my wife, he was the most influential person in my life. He introduced me to my career. He has been my main mentor for more than 50 years. He was [...]

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BY DEB TAYLOR – GUEST COLUMNIST Family caregiving has taken a quantum leap in the past 164 years. In 1850, 70 percent of elderly adults lived with their children. When a parent or grandparent needed help, the helpful support was under the same roof. And the younger generations in the household had a good understanding about [...]

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BY SARAH GRANGER – GUEST COLUMNIST Summer flies by too quickly in Minnesota, and a new school year is around the corner. If you live with teenagers, you know their “summer” means hanging out with friends, staying up late, sleeping in and reveling in a break from school pressures. While young peoples’ summertime habits may [...]

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