December 24, 1889

Posted December 24, 2008 by Ann Treacy
Categories: Day in History

Electric streetcars begin running in Minneapolis.

Thanks to Anthony Middle School, Minneapolis, MN- teacher Paul Sommers and student Zachary Reidell, and Northeast middle school-teacher Patricia Nelson and the after-school History Club and MPS Community Educationfor the research on December’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.

December 23, 1832

Posted December 23, 2008 by Ann Treacy
Categories: Day in History

Hans Mattson is born in Sweden.

Thanks to Anthony Middle School, Minneapolis, MN- teacher Paul Sommers and student Zachary Reidell, and Northeast middle school-teacher Patricia Nelson and the after-school History Club and MPS Community Educationfor the research on December’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.

December 22, 1858

Posted December 22, 2008 by Ann Treacy
Categories: Day in History

The Reverend Edward D. Neill officiates at the dedication of the first House of Hope Presbyterian Church building.

Thanks to Anthony Middle School, Minneapolis, MN- teacher Paul Sommers and student Zachary Reidell, and Northeast middle school-teacher Patricia Nelson and the after-school History Club and MPS Community Educationfor the research on December’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.

December 21, 1940

Posted December 21, 2008 by Ann Treacy
Categories: Day in History

MN native and author F. Scott Fitzgerald dies

Thanks to Anthony Middle School, Minneapolis, MN- teacher Paul Sommers and student Zachary Reidell, and Northeast middle school-teacher Patricia Nelson and the after-school History Club and MPS Community Educationfor the research on December’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.

December 20, 1863

Posted December 20, 2008 by Ann Treacy
Categories: Day in History

The American House burns in St. Paul.

Thanks to Anthony Middle School, Minneapolis, MN- teacher Paul Sommers and student Zachary Reidell, and Northeast middle school-teacher Patricia Nelson and the after-school History Club and MPS Community Educationfor the research on December’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.

December 19, 1906

Posted December 19, 2008 by Ann Treacy
Categories: Day in History

Koochiching County is established.

Thanks to Anthony Middle School, Minneapolis, MN- teacher Paul Sommers and student Zachary Reidell, and Northeast middle school-teacher Patricia Nelson and the after-school History Club and MPS Community Educationfor the research on December’s Day in History.

Thanks also to Minnesota’s Learn and Serve America Service Learning Program for their help.

Local blog recognizes local cooks

Posted December 18, 2008 by Ann Treacy
Categories: Uncategorized

It’s fun to see the reach of the Sesqui events. Just last week I noticed that Phyllis Erickson and Peggy Metz were recognized in their local Starbuck blog becuase they will have their recipes featured in a cookbook sponsored by the Sesquicentennial Commission.

The cookbook does make a great gift!