Northfield photographer Leslie Schultz is now a novelist

  I met Northfielder Leslie Schultz and her daughter Julia a couple months ago at the NAG’s photography invitational reception (photo of them here) where Leslie was one of the featured photographers. Last week I met up with them at GBM because Leslie has just had her middle grade novel, The Howling Vowels, published by … Continue reading Northfield photographer Leslie Schultz is now a novelist

Photo album – Northfield Ties: A Photography Invitational

Last night the NAG hosted the opening reception for Northfield Ties: A Photography Invitational. This exhibit, curated by Patsy Dew and Meg Ojala, features the work of 13 photographers who have ties to Northfield. Digital, black and white, color, and panorama shots show the diverse range of photography being done in and around Northfield. Artists … Continue reading Photo album – Northfield Ties: A Photography Invitational

Photo album: Hidden Valley Park townhouse fire

Fire destroyed much of Al Linder’s townhouse adjacent to Hidden Valley Park last evening, part of the Valley Pond Townhome Association. His townhouse is on Hidden Valley Drive, right around the corner from our townhouse.  Al was not at home when the fire broke out but arrived shortly afterwards. The smoke damage displaced residents in … Continue reading Photo album: Hidden Valley Park townhouse fire

Homelessness awareness on Bridge Square (updated post)

On Thursday night, the Northfield Community Action Center (CAC) held its annual homeless awareness event on Bridge Square, part of National Hunger and Homelessness Awareness Week. I took these photos this morning at about 6:15 as a few St. Olaf students (and from The Key/Northfield Union of Youth) began waking up. CAC Executive Director Jim … Continue reading Homelessness awareness on Bridge Square (updated post)