St. Cloud Shines!

By Sonja Gidlow Sonja Gidlow is the Investor Relations and Communications Director at the Greater St. Cloud Development Corporation. Those of us who live here already know about our region’s high quality of life – for individuals, families, businesses – for all....
ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: Common Roots Music Festival

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT: Common Roots Music Festival

Identify a problem or need, then find a way to solve it. This is how great ideas are born. And this was exactly how Common Roots Music Festival begin in 2017.   In the summer of 2017, historic Fifth Ave in downtown St. Cloud underwent a significant and much...
ONLY IN ST. CLOUD: Granite Games Fitness Competition, Run and Conference

ONLY IN ST. CLOUD: Granite Games Fitness Competition, Run and Conference

Each fall, athletes from around the globe converge on the campus of St. Cloud State University to compete in feats of strength, speed, agility and endurance at the Granite Games. If you live anywhere near the vicinity of St. Cloud, you’ve likely noticed the sudden...
NEIGHBOR TO KNOW: Denali Raforth

NEIGHBOR TO KNOW: Denali Raforth

Meet Denali Raforth, a fresh CSB/SJU grad and South Dakota native who’s decided to make St. Cloud her home as she begins her journey into the “real world”.   Please start with a little background. Where did you grow up and what brought you to the area? I was born...
STAYCATION: Three Ways to Spend Your Saturday in St. Cloud

STAYCATION: Three Ways to Spend Your Saturday in St. Cloud

Itineraries built by locals to help you discover the best in Greater St. Cloud Contributed by Alison Schroeder, Content Lead at Leighton Interactive, a marketing agency in downtown, St. Cloud. She’s been a Central Minnesota transplant since 2002 and her family lives...

ONLY IN ST. CLOUD: 50+ Reasons to Come Hungry to Summertime by George

Only in St. Cloud: 50+ Reasons to Come Hungry to Summertime by George With dozens of globally-inspired and freshly-prepared cuisine options, the Middletown Market at Summertime by George is sure to have a dish to satisfy all ages and taste buds. Dust off your lawn...