Thrill to the dazzling rhetoric in Ward Rubrecht's feature about real life do-gooders! Be amazed by the array of photographs from heroes far and near! Enjoy our expanded web content, where you can see an interactive map, design your own costume and more!
To benefit Special Olympics, more than 500 people -- many in outlandish costumes -- braved the frozen waters of White Bear Lake Jan. 12. One was Jeff Shaw, who took live underwater video of his leap. Check cpculture.com for a full report.
Due to differences between the West's Gregorian calendar and the Orthodox calendar, the Russian Orthodox church celebrates Christmas roughly two weeks after most. Today, Jan. 7, 2008, is Christmas; here are photos from yesterday's Christmas Eve services in northeast Minneapolis.