You can't you put a price on the moment at the end of a long day when you turn onto your street and your mailbox comes into sight. You can, however, put a price on the street you roll in on -- just don't expect every resident to agree with the amount.
In every city there's an on-again off-again debate over the appropriate balance of firmness and mercy when penalizing businesses that violate the terms of their liquor license. After a new wave of violations in South St. Paul, that debate is turning into ongoing conversation.
It's understandable if the St. Anthony Village High School fastpitch softball team members got a weird little shudder when they arrived at Brooklyn Center High School on Friday for their Section 4AA playoff game against Visitation.