North High students cheer on cancer survivors and caregivers during their Relay for Life opening lap June 3. North students had so far raised $38,116 as the event kicked-off indoors due to the weather.
ArtPlace America announced June 6 that Maplewood’s Kid City is one of 80 projects that it will consider for its 2016 National Creative Placemaking Fund. These 80 projects are 6 percent of the 1,361 initial applications that ArtPlace reviewed.
Visitors were eager to get out on the water compliments of Wilderness Inquiry’s instruction during WaterFest at Lake Phalen June 4. The free annual family festival celebrating our clean lakes offers fun and learning opportunities.
“This summer, with kids home from school, parents who have guns in their home have an important responsibility to take a few minutes to lock and secure their firearms,” said John Choi, Ramsey County attorney.
Summer is here, and while water enthusiasts and pets enjoy swimming and boating when the weather is calm and sunny, these conditions are also perfect for growing blue-green algae. This can be harmful to both people and animals.
The North St. Paul VFW Post 1350 and the American Legion Post 39 Honor Guard and Rifle Squad participated in the Memorial Day Service at St. Mary’s Cemetery May 30. Below, members salute the raising of the flag.