Tuesday, November 20, 2012
The youngsters, who sold 25 or more items as part of a PTO fundraiser, got a special treat last week.
For their sales acumen, more than 40 Middleton Elementary students got to ride in a limousine and snack on some free ice cream last week. They were among the school’s students who sold more than 25 items as part of a fundraiser through the Chip Shoppe that netted more than $17,000 for the elementary school’s PTO. “Not bad for selling wrapping paper and cookie dough,” said Jamie Kuebler, PTO member. In a few trips on Friday, Nov. 16, students got to ride in a stretch Hummer limo to Yum! Ice Cream and Candy Shoppe, which recently opened in Woodbury’s Eagle Valley Marketplace. In all, the students sold more than $40,000 worth of items, Keubler said. The $17,000 for Middleton will be used for technology and classroom support. “Those funds go …
Friday, November 16, 2012
Yum! Ice Cream and Candy Shoppe is now open in the former Angelina’s Kitchen space.
After two frozen yogurt shops opened in Woodbury in recent months, a new ice cream and candy shop is offering another option for those with a sweet tooth. Yum! Ice Cream and Candy Shoppe opened Nov. 4 in the former Angelina’s Café space in the Eagle Valley Marketplace off Woodbury Drive. The independents sweet shop also sells coffee and baked goods, and will soon be expanding its selection. Yum! hosted an event Friday that brought in students from Middleton Elementary School in a limo. For more information visit its website or call 651-436-2332. Like Patch on Facebook | Follow us on Twitter | Sign up for our free newsletter
Friday, August 5, 2011
You've worked on that beach body all summer, now it's time to enjoy a little treat.
While summer might be winding down, it's never too late to get the family together for a trip to the local ice cream shop. Here are a few suggestions for places in the Woodbury area. If you have a favorite that's not listed here, add it to the comments section below the story. Cups ‘n Scoops Warning: This spot at Woodbury’s Central Park can get busy during the summertime. Cups ‘n Scoops offers several varieties of ice cream, plus coffee, sandwiches and a bag lunch deal that can’t be beat. Plus, you can get out of the heat and enjoy your ice cream at the city’s large indoor park and grab a book at the R.H. Stafford Library. MaggieMoo's It’s not just the name that makes MaggieMoo’s a fun place to grab a treat—the store offers 35 flavors of …