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Mon
10
Jun

Peter Fischer Named Century College’s 2013 Outstanding Alum


Peter Fischer

The Century College Alumni Association Board of Directors has named Peter Fischer the 2013 Century College Outstanding Alum. He gave the commencement address to Century graduates on May 17 at Aldrich Arena.
A Maplewood resident and a member of the Minnesota House of Representatives serving his first term, Fischer was the student body president at Lakewood Community College, a forerunner of Century College, in the late 1970s, a time of dramatic social change. It was at Lakewood that Fischer resolved to spend his life helping people make their voices heard.

Sun
09
Jun

Grab a shovel!


Linda Baumeister/Review

Officials gathered for the groundbreaking ceremony for the expansion of Reflex Medical in North St. Paul May 31. Reflex Medical Molding is a developer and manufacturer of medical devices made out of a variety of plastic materials.

Fri
07
Jun

Golden Prom


Linda Baumeister/Review

North High’s Jake Janssen dances and mingles with the seniors at the Golden Prom held at Prom Center May 29. A pork dinner, bingo, prom photos, and prizes continue to be popular with area seniors and their high school hosts.

Wed
05
Jun

North student gets top honors at Congressional Arts Competition


Yellow Wallpaper by Jessica Point

Jessica Points takes first place in Fourth District contest
A student at North High School will have her artwork displayed at the U.S. Capitol in Washington D.C.
Jessica Points, a junior at North, was awarded first place for her photography/mixed media piece at the 2013 4th District Congressional Arts Competition.

 

Wed
29
May

Cultivating a “culture of reading” at Harmony ALC


Shannon Bluhm, a student at Harmony, has immersed herself in books. She read a total of 100 novels this school year. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

How many books have you read in the last nine months?
Probably not as many as Harmony Alternative Learning Center student Shannon Bluhm.
Bluhm, a senior at Harmony ALC, recently completed her goal of reading 100 books over the course of this school year. And though Harmony reading specialist Dennis Fendt notes her accomplishment is a school record by far, he added that Bluhm isn’t the only student with reading fever.

Sun
26
May

Teach a boy - or girl - to fish

Derrick and other Castle Elementary Special Education students practice their casting technique from the shore of Silver Lake in North St. Paul.

Tue
21
May

Community of Learners Scholarship recipients

Dean Mccomas and Ryan Patnaude, both from Maplewood and both Tartan graduates, received the Community of Learners Scholarship from the University of North Dakota for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Tue
21
May

Senator Franken nominates Maplewood residents to U.S. military academies

U.S. Senator Al Franken, D-Minn., has nominated three Maplewood residents to U.S. military academies. They include:

Tue
21
May

Brandon Bruski

Brandon Bruski of Maplewood completed a summer of service with Conservation Corps Minnesota, working on Superior National Forest trails and amenities.

Tue
21
May

John A. Salazar

Marine Corps Pvt. John A. Salazar, a 2010 graduate of North High School, recently graduated from the Marine Corps Basic Combat Engineer Course at Marine Corps.

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