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On the street

• As part of its celebration of seven years in business, Cherry Street Books in Alexandria will host a book signing by C. Alexander Hortis, author of The Mob and the City: The Hidden History of How the Mafia Captured New York on Monday, June 23 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hortis has published several articles on the Mafia. His book uncovers the hidden history of how the Mafia came to dominate organized crime in New York City during the 1930s-50s. Call (320) 763-9400.

• Thirty-four teams participated in the 14th annual United Way Golf Classic at Geneva Golf Club in Alexandria on June 9, raising more than $13,000 for United Way programs in Douglas County. The tournament winners included Bell State Bank and Trust, first place team; Douglas Scientific, second place team; Bell State Bank and Trust and Clifton Larson Allen, skins winners; and Dale Erickson, one-year Geneva Golf Club membership.

• Bremer Bank announces its Meals for Many Campaign. For every $1 donated from June 16-28, Bremer will match $2-for-$1, up to $35,000. Also, for participation in an interactive hunger quiz, Bremer will donate an additional $1 for every completed quiz, up to $5,000. Donations will be accepted at or at any Bremer location. The hunger quiz can be found at /bremerbank or MealsforMany.