New Brighton Parks and Recreation is planting trees at Hansen Park to celebrate Arbor Day on Friday, April 29 at 9:30 a.m. Organizers say meet at the Fifth St. and 16th Ave. N.W. parking lot, bring a shovel and dress for the weather.
The upcoming presidential election is on everybody’s radar, but the November 2016 ballot will also allow people the chance to vote for candidates running for the Minnesota Senate and House of Representatives.
The Republican and DFL parties have been holding their endorsing conventions, and in District 43 the legislative races are beginning to take shape.
House District 43A includes Maplewood Precincts 1-9, White Bear Lake Precincts 3-5, Mahtomedi and Willernie.
House District 43B includes North St. Paul, Oakdale north of Tenth Street and Maplewood Precincts 10 and 11.
Senate District 43 includes the entire area of House District 43A and 43B.
Washington County, in cooperation with Lake Elmo, is hosting a pre-construction open house for the Lake Elmo Avenue Corridor Management and Safety Improvement Project from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday, May 5, at Christ Lutheran Church.
At the Oakdale City Council meeting April 12, Cub Foods received licenses to sell tobacco and alcohol products at its new, larger location within the Bergen Plaza. The council members unanimously approved the license applications.
Programming a Bee-Bot is easy, said 7-year-old Chanel, a second-grader who attended Edgerton Elementary School’s Spy School April 11, which was all about coding. She entered commands into the floor robot, which then moved from one place on the grid to another designated place. (Mike Munzenrider/Review)
Their mission, which they chose to accept, was heading back to school after-hours April 11 to learn about spying, through programming.