East Side Review

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Mar

Report feats, flaws of high school athletes

Worthington High School forfeited its football opener this fall as school officials feared whether an inexperienced squad would be in physical jeopardy against its opponent. The team was shorthanded after “a large number of players” were suspended for drinking.

Mon
20
Mar

State gets new budget forecast; input sought

The Minnesota Department of Finance’s latest budget forecast, released Feb. 28, shows a positive balance of $88 million. Even with this news, Minnesota’s economy remains relatively unchanged, and we have challenges ahead of us.

Mon
20
Mar

In our own backyard: Homeless in Minnesota

Each night, approximately 7,000 individuals are “fortunate” enough to receive shelter from a variety of homeless service providers across the state, according to a survey conducted by the Department of Human Services. 

Mon
20
Mar

Seven dollar days

He goes about his day quietly, minding his own business. Not many pay attention to this 43-year-old man, with his filthy clothes and a knit hat pulled haphazardly over his unkempt head.

Mon
20
Mar

Seven dollar days

He goes about his day quietly, minding his own business. Not many pay attention to this 43-year-old man, with his filthy clothes and a knit hat pulled haphazardly over his unkempt head.

Mon
20
Mar

Slainte! Local Irish gather at monastery to celebrate the season

Green was the color of choice on March 12, when dozens of the Irish - and a few not-so-Irish - gathered at St. Paul’s Monastery in Maplewood.

Wed
15
Mar

Celebrate spring with afternoon tea in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory’ North Garden

Afternoon Tea has become a tradition in the Marjorie McNeely Conservatory’s North garden. Two seatings — 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. — are offered on March 17, among the fruit and nut trees of the popular North Garden.

Wed
15
Mar

Free white pine trees

Ten free white pine trees will be given to each person who joins The National Arbor Day foundation during March. The trees are part of the nonprofit Foundation’s Trees for American campaign.

Wed
15
Mar

Hill House Chamber Players perform March 27, April 3

The Hill House Chamber Players will perform on March 27 and April 3 at 7:30 p.m.

Wed
15
Mar

Ramsey House hosts family night March 16

Families of the early 21st century are invited to one of the premier Victorian homes in the country to learn how life in 19th-century Minnesota compares with the state’s homes and families today.

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