This bedroom in Jerry’s Place, furnished with donated furniture, is home to a girl who was a victim of sex trafficking. Due to financial shortfalls, Jerry’s Place will close in March. (Patrick Larkin/Review)
Jerry’s Place runs into financial barriers
Almost before it could get off the ground, Jerry’s Place, a home on the East Side for underage female victims of sex trafficking, will close.
A new bilingual barber school opened up on Payne Avenue last week. Valeria Mejia, a student at the school who currently works as a server at a Mexican restaurant in Minneapolis, said she will look forward to having new career options after attending the school. (Patrick Larkin/Review)
It’s the first Minnesota barber school to open in 35 years
Sonia Ortega and her business partner Les Hill, proprietors of Payne Avenue’s Plaza Del Sol, seem to be people who like to make others’ dreams reality.
Signs of sexual contact allegedly found on 18-month-old
The afternoon of Friday, Feb. 13, the Ramsey County Attorney's Office charged Leb Mike Meak with murder in the second-degree in connection with the Feb. 12 beating death of an 18-month-old girl under his care at his home in Maplewood.
(Photo courtesy of the Roseville Police Department)
Roseville Police are asking for the public's help in identifying two suspects who robbed the Best Buy Mobile store in Har Mar Mall, 2100 N. Snelling Ave., at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 12. One of the suspects was armed with a pistol.
The Washington County Board of Commissioners authorized the sheriff’s office to enter into 31 joint powers agreements with communities throughout the county to provide CodeRED service, the mass emergency notification system the county uses.
St. Paul resident Tiffany Vang says she never felt particularly encouraged to go to school by her family. "College" wasn't a word that got thrown around in her household, and most of her siblings did not go to college.