West St Paul

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02
Sep

Bells that won’t stop ringing


Hannah Burlingame photos/Review

On Aug. 27, 1920, women in South St. Paul were the first in the nation to vote under the 19th Amendment, which was ratified a week prior giving women the right to vote.

Mon
02
Sep

Inver Grove Heights council denies zoning amendment for church relocation

The Inver Grove Heights City Council found itself faced with a question Aug. 26: Is a church in a community shopping area the right fit to fill a building that has sat vacant for more than a decade?

Mon
02
Sep

Hillcrest master plan work to begin in October

City looking for citizens to help guide process

 

As summer winds down and turns to fall, work on planning the future of the former Hillcrest Golf Course is beginning to wind up. 

Mon
26
Aug

SNAPSHOTS: Let the good times roll


courtesy of Dakota County

On Aug. 15, 33 bicyclists of all ages rode their way from Pine Bend Elementary School to the new Pine Bend Bluffs Trailhead in Inver Grove Heights.

Mon
26
Aug

Mendota Heights OKs purchase agreement with senior housing developer


The Mendota Heights City Council on Aug. 20 approved a purchase agreement with a developer that plans to build senior housing and a restaurant on the city-owned land near the Village at Mendota Heights off Maple Street and Dodd Road. (courtesy of City of Mendota Heights)

The Mendota Heights City Council on Aug. 20 voted to approve a purchase agreement with a developer to buy the city-owned Village Lots off Maple Street and Dodd Road.

Mon
26
Aug

Developers looking to create affordable apartments at 520 Payne Ave.


Developers from JO Companies and Newport Midwest are proposing to build a 45- to 60-unit affordable apartment building on the vacant lot at 520 Payne Ave. During a recent community meeting to collect design feedback, neighbors turned the gathering into a discussion about affordable housing needs on the East Side and whether this specific lot would be an appropriate location for such housing. (file image)

Design discussion turns to larger issue of affordable housing

 

Mon
26
Aug

Women arrested in connection with fatal Sims Avenue shooting

St. Paul Police are investigating what led to a deadly shooting in the 1000 block of Sims Avenue the morning of Aug. 19. 

Mon
26
Aug

Man charged with stealing $33,000 from Mendota Heights church

A New Brighton man was charged Aug. 15 for allegedly stealing more than $30,000 from a Mendota Heights church. 

Mon
19
Aug

Thompson Park art community to be showcased in upcoming show


JoAnne Ellingboe will display some of her colored pencil drawings at the Rooting for the Arts show on Aug. 28. The show will display the work of those who take part in art community classes. (courtesy of JoAnne Ellingboe)

Hannah Burlingame
Review staff

The Thompson Park Activity Center in West St. Paul will turn into a gallery on Aug. 28 as it hosts the Rooting for the Arts show.

Mon
12
Aug

South St. Paul Secondary teachers to receive 2019 Cultural Jambalaya Diversity Award

South St. Paul Secondary School’s affinity groups’ teachers, which includes by Minnesota’s 2019 Teacher of the Year Jessica Davis, have been named a recipient of a 2019 Cultural Jambalaya Diversity Award.

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