Patch recaps the happenings of the past week in Lakeville.
It’s been a busy—and for many Lakeville residents, tragic—week in Lakeville. Click on the headlines below to read the stories of the week. To get caught up on this past week’s happenings throughout the rest of the South Metro, click here. COMMUNITY • Lakeville 19th on Money's Best Places to Live List • VOTE: Patch's Summer Vacation Photo Contest — Week 3 • Ask a Patch Pro: Recycling and Composting • Extra! Extra! Protect Your Right to Drive Under New Minnesota Law • Help Murray the Cat Get Comfortable in a Permanent Home • Lakeville in Flood Advisory Area • Lakeville South Senior Continues Therapy • Patch's Summer Vacation Photo Contest—Week 3 • Stanley Cup Coming to Lakeville • A Definitive Guide to the 2012 Minnesota State Fair: Hours, …
Lakeville being named as 19th Best Place to Live in the United States by Money supports the city’s marketing campaign.
Saturday, August 25, 2012
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The city is one of five Minnesota cities to be ranked in the top 25 of Money's annual Best Places to Live list, which ranks the best small cities in the United States.
Money has recognized something that Lakeville residents might already know: The city is a great place to live. Lakeville is ranked 19th in the magazine’s annual Best Places to Live list, which ranks the best small cities in the United States. It’s one of five Minnesota cities making the top 25 list, joining Eden Prairie, which is third on the list; Woodbury, 11th; Eagan, 14th; and Maple Grove, 22nd. The list is in the magazine’s September issue. It was posted on the CNNMoney.com website Monday morning. Here is what Money says about Lakeville: “Kids have it good in Lakeville, a city just 26 miles from Minneapolis. All 14 of Lakeville's public schools beat the state averages; summertime brings swimming, boating, and fishing at Marion and …