Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Tuesday is the annual neighborhood celebration.
Tuesday night neighbors will come together for an evening of food, fun, activities and conversation during the fourth annual Night to Unite. Richfield Patch wants to see what your block or housing complex had to offer party-goers. Add your photos to our gallery by clicking on "Upload Photos and Video." Happy Night to Unite!
Monday, August 6, 2012
The statewide event is Tuesday, Aug. 7.
Night to Unite, which is the state-wide effort of National Night Out, serves as a way for neighbors to come together for some outdoor activity, food and fun. It also serves as an opportunity for local law enforcement to remind residents of ways to protect themselves and their homes. Hennepin County Sheriff Rich Stanek and his deptuties will be visiting block parties around the metro area Tuesday night. With them they will have home security checklists for residents, including the following safety tips: Exterior Incorporate simple, inexpensive landscaping and safety measures to improve security to your home. Doors Windows Windows make up a large portion of your home and may provide an easy point of entry if they aren’t secured properly. …
The fourth annual event is Tuesday, Aug. 7.
Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter Night to Unite, which is the state-wide effort of National Night Out, is the evening of Aug. 7 and more than 160 blocks and housing complexes in Richfield are particpating. Participation dropped ever so slightly from the 2011 event, which boasted more than 170 events. One resident, Stephanie Thurow, even won a block party courtesy of the KDWB radio station "Street Team." The city believes the Night to Unite event is a great opportunity for residents and communities to band together, while enjoying a summer evening and getting to know neighbors. It also serves as a reminder for residents to make personal safety a priority. In addition to …
Monday, August 1, 2011
Richfield has more than 170 blocks, apartment complexes and businesses participating in Night to Unite festivities.
From neighborhood cookouts with grills and picnic tables, to large potlucks with hired clowns and magicians, neighborhood parties are a common occurrence during the summer months. But there is one get-together that’s set apart from the others. It’s a special night to connect with those around you, not just for social purposes, but to make the community a safer place to live. Night to Unite, which is the state-wide effort of National Night Out, is the evening of Aug. 2 and more than 170 blocks and housing complexes in Richfield are particpating, according to Richfield Public Safety Crime Prevention Specialist Jill Mecklenburg. The city believes the Night to Unite event is a great opportunity for residents and communities to band together, …