During the last Bushaway Road listening session of the year on Nov. 19, Hennepin County representatives shared welcome news with residents and business owners preparing for the holiday season: as of the end of the business day on Wednesday, Nov. 25, Bushaway Road will be open from Minnetonka Boulevard to McGinty Road/ Eastman Lane, allowing access to downtown Wayzata from Minnetonka via County Road 101 for the first time in more than a year.
The Minnetonka Rotary has announced that its fundraising event “Links & Libations” held on Thursday, Sept. 10, at The Glen Lake Golf Course, raised $26,502 for the Minnetonka Rotary Foundation to disburse into the communities of Hopkins and Minnetonka.
On Saturday, November 28th from 11 a.m. 1 p.m. at Excelsior Bay Books, author Bette Hammel will sign copies of her new book "Wild about Architecture," a retrospective of her work in local and national magazines. This is an illustrated account of her lifelong fascination with buildings and the people who design them. Excelsior Bay Books is located at 36 Water Street, Excelsior. Read our Nov. 3 story at http://www.swnewsmedia.com/lakeshore_weekly/news/local/wild-about-architecture/article_61ffaaa6-57b6-51ca-8dd3-307515155ed0.html to learn more about Hammel and "Wild about Architecture."