Windom, Linden Hills residents win youth awards

Windom resident Joe Sadowski and Paola Kindred of Linden Hills will be honored with the 2002 Teresa S. Ruhland Youth Award, Tuesday, Nov. 26 at 6:30 p.m. at the Minneapolis Police Department’s 5th Precinct, 3101 Nicollet Ave. S. This award recognizes Minneapolis residents who involve youth in block club activities and events.

First-place winner Sadowski is being honored as the leader of the "Pleasant Avenue Players," a summer theater group with neighborhood children that performs once a year. Runner-up Kindred is being honored for researching and creating three art projects a year for her block, involving neighbors of all ages.