Community

TC Trainspotting blogger Lisa Hoff stands at the US Bank Stadium stop of the light rail.

Lisa Hoff is the woman behind TCTrainspotting, the Facebook blog that documents life on the Twin Cities’ light rail system.

Hobbyist photographer and St. Louis Park resident Jeff Liss took home the top prize in the Activities and Events  category of the Picture City South photo contest for his photo titled Practicing for Duck Season—his snapshot of a dog leaping gleefully into the gray-blue water at Lake Harriet.

This photo titled Curiosity features a young woman peeking through a door. The subject of the photo is photographer Jo Davis’ 7-year-old daughter, Riley.

A relatively new and rapidly growing workplace concept is coworking, a membership-based workspace or office comprised of individuals or companies operating independently—often in completely different industries.

This whimsical photo of a curious cat and a toad won second place in the Pets category of the Picture City South photo contest. The cat’s name is Winslow. His owner, Susan Spannaus, took the picture on her patio in 2015.

When a beloved community mural— situated on the wall of Bryant Market in the Carag neighborhood—was destroyed during a construction project, the neighborhood rallied.

Community is never more than a stone's throw away in the City South area. It lives in the shops, restaurants, clinics and fitness centers that speckle our streets. It can be found in a long chat with your neighbor or a delicious meal at your favorite restaurant.

St. Louis Park resident Jo Davis’s photo Rainbows and Sunshine won 2nd place, City Landmarks, in the 2017 photo contest. She used a Nikon D750 camera with a Sigma 35mm art lens (ISO 500, f2.8, 1/4000.) Here’s what Jo has to tell us about taking the photo:

As any parent who has raised sports-loving kids knows, many an “Activity and Event” revolves around those sports, those friends, those fellow parents. St.

Every year, each Tiger Oak community lifestyle magazine title holds a photo contest. For us, it’s called “Picture City South,” and our debut was in 2017. With sincere apologies for the late announcement, winners of our first 2017 Picture City South photo contest follow.

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Thursday, July 11
[Benefits & Fundraisers]
Reach for Ralph is the signature fundraising event for Hammer Residences Inc. which supports individuals with disabilities.
Saturday, June 29
[Food & Drink], [For the Kids], [Home & Garden]
Organic picnic lunch at the Tangletown Gardens Farm! Hands-on interactive experience for children and adults. Meet the animals and tour the greenhouses. Live music, hayrides & plants and meats for sale.