November 2018

A new look with familiar favorites at Q. Cumbers

Q. Cumbers is one of the few remaining American-style buffet restaurants in the Midwest.

Various food items at the Red River Kitchen

The recent addition of Red River Kitchen at Braemar makes this golf course a year-round foodie destination.

Taylor Ellingson eats brownies with her child.

Local food blogger Taylor Ellingson lives a healthy lifestyle but also loves a daily does of chocolate.


The Edina Education Fund provides up to $700,000 in grants each year throughout the district.

A pie from Patisserie Margo.

Whet your autumn appetite with seasonal treats from Patisserie Margo.

Paul Felipe of Sloan's Beauty Bar

Erin Zosel of Edina opened Sloane’s Beauty Bar at 50th and France in February 2017. This unpretentious yet super stylish salon is home to several talented stylists including Paul Felipe who lives in Edina and has raised his two children here.

Vanessa Dembo accessorizes with a Latin vibe

Through her online business Vanessa Style Shop, Dembo sells handmade accessories created by Venezuelan artists.

World War II war camp survivor Sally Sudo

The frequent sand storms are one of the things Sally Sudo, an 82-year-old Edina resident, remembers most from the years she and her family were imprisoned in a Japanese American World War II camp after the attack on Pearl Harbor.

Tatiana Berenova teaches ballet students at her Edina studio

Berenova passes on lessons from her own teachers to her students.

Local realtors Brad and Heather Fox, stars of HGTV's Stay or Sell

Edina’s Brad and Heather Fox have been in the design and real estate business for years and this year they made it HGTV official.

Author Caitlin Hamilton Summie

Rewind back to the year 1986. This was when Edina native Caitlin Hamilton Summie walked across Edina High School’s graduation stage, and later studied Middle Eastern history in Massachusetts.


It’s time to expand your garden and your dinner plate, because tomatillos are in and these little fruits are packed full of flavor. And no, tomatillos are not “baby” tomatoes. They are an entirely different fruit and bring an entirely different flavor to the plate.

Greek salad, featuring tabbouleh.

While it may not look like what we know as a traditional salad, this flavorful dish combines all the classic Mediterranean tastes into one delicious meal.

A group of people train at  Edina’s new Barre3 studio

From teenagers to men to 73-year-olds, Edina Barre3 owners and best friends Lucy Gardiner and Morgan Wolfe have trained every kind of body.