Newsbriefs - Ramsey Co. Maplewood

Wed
24
Sep

Burglar tries to haul away copper piping from new fire hall

Maplewood officers report they apprehended a South St. Paul man who was attempting to steal copper from the new fire and police station construction site earlier this month.

Tue
23
Sep

'Mayor for a Day' kids' essay contest set

What would you do if you were the mayor of your city for a day?

Thu
11
Sep

Check out new police digs at Maplewood open house


Visitors to the Maplewood Police Department’s Saturday open house can meet one of the department’s K-9 teams -- and see the expanded and improved police facilities. (file photo)

The Maplewood Police Department will hold an open house from 4 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13.

Wed
10
Sep

Bret Hedican helps welcome Bauer-Emerson to community


National Hockey League legend and North St. Paul native Bret Hedican speaks to students in the Bauer-Emerson Prep Academy gymnasium. (Tim Faklis/Review staff)

NHL legend, North St. Paul native visits new private school
On the first Friday of the Bauer-Emerson Prep Academy school year, students and faculty alike welcomed in former U.S. Olympian, National Hockey League All-Star and Stanley Cup winner Bret Hedican to help officially open their new school.

Mon
11
Aug

Maplewood church member charged with child molestation

James Xang Vang, 21, of St. Paul has been charged with first- and second-degree counts of criminal sexual contact for allegedly molesting a 6-year-old girl during a two-year period between June 2012 and his arrest on July 29.

Thu
07
Aug

A somewhat true tale of Robin Hood - photos


Linda Baumeister/Review

Jessica Arend as Lady Marion and Nathan Cousins playing Robin Hood star in the Front Porch Theatre’s “The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood” Aug. 1. Keeping with the theme of stealing from the rich and giving to the poor, the hope was to give a free, family-friendly performance while also raising money and awareness for those in need. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

Audiences brought lawn chairs from home to the Donley family’s Burr Street home in Maplewood to take in “The Somewhat True Tale of Robin Hood” Aug. 1. Three different charities -- Feed My Starving Children, World Vision, and The Family Place -- were highlighted on each of the performance nights. Representatives from the charities gave a brief talk afterwards. (Linda Baumeister/Review)

Local professional and semi-professional actors put a comic spin on Robin Hood during performances last weekend as the Donley family’s property in Maplewood transforms into Sherwood Forest.

Thu
07
Aug

Filing for municipal and school board elections underway - North St. Paul edition

The filing period for municipalities without a primary election opened July 29, as did filing for seats on local school boards.  The filing period closes at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12. The general election will take place on Tuesday, Nov. 4.

Wed
09
Jul

Little movement in North St. Paul’s efforts to attract microbrewery

Talks with potential buyers are currently stalled
North St. Paul city officials may be interested in having a microbrewery in their town, but there’s still a lot of work to be done before one opens. For starters, there is yet to be an official buyer.

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