A hero's story - 'Reluctant soldier' awarded Army's Silver Star nearly 50 years after incident in Vietnam.

Roseville High School to perform Neil Simon’s ‘Rumors’

Roseville High School will present Neil Simon’s “Rumors” Wednesday, Jan. 25, to Sunday, Jan. 29, at RAHS Theater, 1251 County Road B2, Roseville. Simon, one of America’s best known playwrights, excels in presenting the frustrations and vagaries of life with humor. … more

Lauderdale: The little village that still can

Twenty years after WCCO-TV rated Lauderdale the best place to live in the Twin Cities metropolitan area, how are things going for “the little city that could”? That’s what a group of citizens and officials will be asking in 2017 … more

The beat goes on

It relieves stress. It calms as well as energizes. It’s rhythmic; it’s social; it doesn’t take much in the way of training or equipment; it’s easy to master, but capable of challenging the proficient. It makes satisfyingly loud noises, but … more

‘Reluctant soldier’ awarded Silver Star

Forty-seven years after Ken Hughes was hoisted out of a Vietnamese jungle by helicopter with bullet wounds in his left arm, right shoulder and chest, the former Army combat medic has been awarded for his valor during an intense firefight … more

Mailbox goes missing!

If you’ve tried to mail letters at the mailbox on Gove Place, just north of Como Avenue next to Park Service, you know that the box is gone. The U.S. Postal Service (USPS) removed it in November. With the opening … more

Road(s) closed

Summer of 2017 will bring transportation challenges along Como and Raymond avenues in St. Anthony Park.

Local music here in our own backyard

Head over to the Dubliner Pub, 2162 W. University Ave., for some music on the right night, and you just might hear one of your neighbors performing on the corner stage. Miss Becky Kapell of Como Park and Charlie Lawson … more

St. Matthew’s Undercroft Gallery announces call for artists

The Undercroft Gallery at St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 2136 Carter Ave., will host the 19th annual “Celebration of Community” Art Show, beginning Saturday, Feb. 11, through Friday, April 7. All artists, 18 and older, from St. Anthony Park and its … more

Como Park’s proud hockey history merges with Johnson

For the first time in 37 years, the high school hockey season will not include a team wearing the black and gold representing the Como Park Cougars. While the local hockey community comes to terms with this new reality, the … more

Smallest Museum announces six months of very tiny shows

The Smallest Museum in St. Paul at Workhorse Coffee Bar, 2399 W. University Ave., has announced its monthly exhibits from January to June 2017. The Smallest Museum is a micro-museum housed in a vintage fire hose cabinet just outside the … more