It's harvest time at Cornercopia - Students get hands-on lessons about organic, sustainable farming on the St. Paul Campus.

St. Paul League of Women Voters to host candidate forums

The League of Women Voters St. Paul will hold legislative candidate forums for Minnesota Senate Districts 64, 65, 66 and 67 in October. League forums are free and open to the public. A forum with the District 64 candidates, incumbent Richard Cohen, DFL, and Republican … more


Lauderdale author’s new book looks at history of horse-mounted bands

          There was something about the photograph he saw all those years ago that struck a chord with Bruce Gleason. The image was that of a member of the band of the Queen of England’s Household … more


Como poet has two new books

Como Park resident Brian Beatty published a book of poetry in August and has another one coming out in late 2016 or early 2017. Coyotes I Couldn’t See was published by St. Paul-based Red Bird Chapbooks. The limited-edition collection includes … more

Panel will discuss improved policing in Falcon Heights

A group of Falcon Heights residents called Falcon Heights We Can Do Better will host a panel discussion on setting a new direction for policing in Falcon Heights on Thursday, Sept. 29, at 7:30 p.m. at Falcon Heights United Church … more

Residents petition for review of Zvago project

A group of St. Anthony Park residents filed a 171-signature petition to the Minnesota Water Quality Board, urging a closer look at the potential impact of Zvago, the 49-unit co-op planned to be built in the hillside at Luther Place … more

Plans for the remodel of St. Anthony Park Elementary include a more welcoming, safe and visible front
entrance. Cunningham Group Architecture

SAP Elementary makeover to begin in spring

A new cafeteria and main entry, more restrooms, more natural light and an expanded second floor with increased classroom space are on the list for St. Anthony Park Elementary School’s $12.4 million remodel set to begin next spring.   Most … more


It’s harvest time at Cornercopia

                                    It’s going to be another bumper crop at Cornercopia, the 5 1/2-acre certified organic, mostly unmechanized, student-run truck farm on the St. … more

St. Paul city-wide cleanup event is Oct. 8

Got junk you need to get rid of? How about not-so-junky stuff you simply don’t need anymore? Take it all to St. Paul’s Citywide Drop-off Event at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds on Saturday, Oct. 8. District 10 is the lead … more

Falcon Heights Fire Department Open House and Chili Cook-Off set for Oct. 1

Calling all chili cooks and enthusiasts. The Falcon Heights Fire Department will host its annual Open House and Chili Cook-Off on Saturday, Oct. 1, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., at the firehouse, 2077 W. Larpenteur Ave. Entry is free. You … more

U’s student organic farm to host open house Sept. 20

The University of Minnesota Organic Program will host an open  house on Tuesday, Sept. 20, from 4 to 6 p.m. at Cornercopia Organic Farm on the U’s St. Paul Campus at the intersection of Lindig Street and Dudley Avenue. Attendees can … more