As parents scour the stores for the “it” toys once again this year, they may not realize that the perfect gift could be something their children won’t fully appreciate for several years to come — an account with Minnesota College Savings Plan.
Average retail gasoline prices in the Twin Cities have fallen 7.9 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.70 per gallon yesterday, according to GasBuddy's daily survey of 1,106 gas outlets in Twin Cities. This compares with the national average that has fallen 4.9 cents per gallon in the last week to $2.82 per gallon, according to gasoline price website GasBuddy.com.
Niche's Best Public High Schools ranks 14,431 high schools based on dozens of key statistics and 4.6 million opinions from 280,000 students and parents. A high ranking indicates that the school is an exceptional academic institution with a diverse set of high-achieving students who rate their experience very highly. Congratulations also to Lakeshore's other three area public high schools, all of which made the ranking's top ten for Minnesota: Wayzata (fifth), Orono (seventh), and Mound-Westonka (tenth).
The Wayzata girls’ swimming and diving team was able to beat out its Lake Conference rivals Edina and Minnetonka to capture its second straight state championship on Friday, Nov. 14, at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center.