The most thoughtful, moving, controversial or just plain funny comments from around the west metro between Nov. 23 and Nov. 29.
Each week, Patch users contribute numerous insights, opinions and observations. The following is a collection of the most thoughtful, moving, controversial or just plain funny comments that appeared on Patch sites in Eden Prairie, Edina, Golden Valley, Hopkins, Minnetonka, Richfield, Shakopee, Plymouth, St. Louis Park and St. Michael. Click on the headline to read the full story and join in the conversation. (The comments below are not meant to reflect the opinions of Patch or its staff.) *** Victims Identified in Minnetonka House Fire The names of the victims in the Friday night fire in Minnetonka were released Sunday. Brian Humphry, 78, and Sandra McLeod Humphrey, 76, were found dead in their home at 19 Westwood Road after the fire was …
The grocery store — the only one in the area to carry Hostess products — sold it's last box of Twinkies Friday.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Liala Helal
Saturday, November 17, 2012
In the St. Michael grocery aisles, Twinkies have been declared extinct. The only Hostess product left on the shelves of The Marketplace in St. Michael are the Donettes Crumb Mini Donuts. "And believe me, those are pretty crummy," said The Marketplace customer service manager Jason Prigge. Prigge personally sold the last box of Twinkies — the last he believes was sold in the St. Michael-Albertville area — Friday afternoon, shortly before 3 p.m. Coborn's in Albertville never carried Hostess products — the store only carries Little Debbie products. The product flew off the shelves at The Marketplace just hours after Hostess Brands Inc., announced that it has been "forced by a Bakers Union strike to shut down all operations and sell all …