Roseville-Little Canada Review

Sun
10
May

Parks and Rec to install Tuj Lub courts

Chia Yang demonstrates the spinning of the top in the traditional Hmong sport of Tuj Lub. The sport is gaining traction in the Twin Cities, and St. Paul Parks and Recreation will be installing two courts at Duluth and Case Recreation Center. (Patrick Larkin/Review)
Chia Yang demonstrates the spinning of the top in the traditional Hmong sport of Tuj Lub. The sport is gaining traction in the Twin Cities, and St. Paul Parks and Recreation will be installing two courts at Duluth and Case Recreation Center. (Patrick Larkin/Review)

Traditional Hmong sport could grow
A traditional Hmong game with spinning tops might be coming to the East Side this summer.
St. Paul Parks and Recreation announced it would be exploring construcing two Tuj Lub (pronounced Do Lu) courts at the Duluth and Case Recreation Center later this summer.
The sport, which involves a sawed-off golf club with string tied to it, a spinning top, and a playing court, sometimes draws comparisons to bocce ball.

Fri
08
May

Crews respond to Roseville Babies"R"Us fire

A fire the morning of May 7 at the Babies"R"Us store in Roseville caused an estimated $1.5 million in damages.
A fire the morning of May 7 at the Babies"R"Us store in Roseville caused an estimated $1.5 million in damages. (courtesy of the city of Roseville)

The Roseville Fire Department responded to an alarm call at the Babies"R"Us on Fairview Avenue the morning of Thursday, May 7, and upon arrival, discovered smoke billowing from the back of the store.

Tue
05
May

Going, going, gone

Beginning the week of April 27, two well-known landmarks in Arden Hills off County Road E2 were torn down to make way for an upscale home development.

Tue
05
May

Comcast staying put, CenturyLink coming in

Local cable commission talks failed Comcast/Time Warner Cable merger Comcast customers might sense a lack of change in the air: the company’s plans to pull out of the Twin Cities market have been scuttled following its abandonment of a planned merger with Time Warner Cable.

Tue
05
May

Boys charged with felony wildlife arson for fires in New Brighton

Nearly a month after they allegedly set fires near Irondale High School in New Brighton that required multiple agencies to put them out, two boys have been charged with felony wildlife arson.

Tue
05
May

U of M’s Bell Museum plans move to Falcon Heights

The future site of the Bell Museum at Larpenteur and Cleveland avenues in Falcon Heights is empty, save for some beehives used by the University of Minnesota. (Linda E. Andersen/Review)
The future site of the Bell Museum at Larpenteur and Cleveland avenues in Falcon Heights is empty, save for some beehives used by the University of Minnesota. (Linda E. Andersen/Review)

A 140-year-old museum on the University of Minnesota’s Minneapolis campus is moving out, finding a new home in Falcon Heights on the college’s St. Paul campus.

Tue
05
May

Spring Blooms

The garden on the corner of Prior and Roselawn avenues in Falcon Heights is in full bloom again this spring. The many tulips and daffodils planted in this private yard were ready for spring on Saturday, May 2. (Linda E. Andersen/Review)

Tue
05
May

Roseville Area schools - published May 5, 2015

Harambee Elementary School was recently chosen as a 2015 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School for its commitment to sustainable practices. Harambee will be honored at a national recognition event in June.

Tue
05
May

Roseville Area People - published May 5, 2015

Roseville native Kelly Fischer, a sophomore at the University of Minnesota-Morris, is part of a team determining the feasibility of solar heating systems for western Minnesota community swimming pools, a project which began in lat

Tue
05
May

Roseville HRC seeks applications for youth commissioner

The city of Roseville is seeking applications for a youth commissioner for the Human Rights Commission (HRC).

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