Back in May, members of New Brighton's League of Women Voters decided they wanted to learn more about surrounding cities' waste collection systems.
Months later, the league hosted a panel discussion on Sept. 17 at New Brighton City Hall about this very topic.
Members of the New Brighton City Council and the Parks and Recreation Department, along with some kids, were on hand for a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Sept. 22 at Totem Pole Park to open the city's newest playground.
While e-cigarette sampling in tobacco shops will still be allowed under a new county ordinance, Ramsey County has prohibited indoor vaping anywhere smoking is already prohibited. (Linda Baumeister/Review)
Two weeks after a public hearing in which all speakers were in favor of a Ramsey County draft ordinance banning the use of e-cigarettes in places where smoking is already prohibited, the Ramsey County Board approved the ordinance Sept. 22.
Ed Cutchins, Lynn Schlieff and Officer Tom Nerison used a New Brighton fire truck as a platform to drop ice water on Schlieff and Nerison, as a part of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on Aug. 25. Cutchins was diagnosed with ALS in November 2013. (submitted photo)
Getting ice water dumped on your head to help raise awareness and funds for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis was a viral sensation last year.