East Side Review

Wed
15
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.

Wed
15
Mar

Press rights are public’s rights

Should the Minneapolis School Board have to disclose the term of it separation agreement with Supt. Thandiwe Peebles, who resigned under criticism? Is it proper for the Kandiyohi County Board to select a new county administrator outside of a public meeting?

Wed
15
Mar

Jobs should be focus of 2006 session

On the final day of February, the state’s economic forecast for the next biennium was released, as were job-growth numbers for the first month of 2006. The good news is that, for now, Minnesota has an $88 million surplus and an unemployment rate lower than the nation’s average.

Wed
15
Mar

Alas, prominence is often a fleeting fancy

A few weeks before Christmas, former United States Senator from Minnesota and perennial presidential candidate Eugene J. McCarthy died. McCarthy represented St. Paul and then rural Ramsey County in Congress ten years and Minnesota in the U.S. Senate for 12 years.

Wed
15
Mar

Burglar, thief targeting East Side businesses

St. Paul police are out of leads and seeking the public’s help to try to catch a man who has been entering area businesses, schools, and churches during open hours and stealing whatever he can.

Wed
15
Mar

Police chief sends letter to East Side residents

The East Side Review readers who have sent pleas to St. Paul Police Chief John Harrington to restore the police department’s weekly crime statistics posted on the department’s Web site have received a little present in the mail.

Wed
15
Mar

Where there’s smoke, there’s ire

Brianna Young, 13, is among the dozens vying for strikes on a Thursday afternoon at a near-capacity Sun Ray Lanes bowling alley, practicing for her weekend league.
And while Brianna aims and bowls again and again, her mother Patty chats with a friend at the scoring table.

Mon
06
Mar

Dayton’s Bluff Community Recreation Center

MARCH 2006 ACTIVITIES & EVENTS
The Winter-Spring Program is out! (Jan.- May 2006 Events & Activities)  Stop by the center to pick up your copy or visit us on line at www.ci.stpaul. mn/depts/parks 

Mon
06
Mar

Capitol Rally to demonstrate ‘History Matters’

Minnesota history supporters are invited to the State Capitol on March 13 at noon for the second annual “History Matters” rally and information fair.

Mon
06
Mar

Brother-in-laws argue until one is shot and killed

A domestic altercation between two men whose wives are sisters led to one man’s shooting death in the 1500 block of McAfee St.

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