An event in Lake Elmo will include brunch and a fashion show for a cause. "A New Dawn," from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 11, will showcase close to a dozen boutiques and designers, including Baglio's of Afton , Sash and La Rue Marche .
The 2013 Washington County Fair is set for July 31 through Aug. 4. Planners on Friday issued a release seeking "interested business owners to exhibit" at the event, which expects to draw more than 53,000 people over the five days.
Specialty Sports Venture, the retail arm of Colorado-based Vail Resorts said Wednesday, April 24, that it has bought Hoigaard's, one of the Twin Cities' iconic ski and snow sports shop for more than 50 years.