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.
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.
Sen. Charles Wiger with students from Tartan High School’s Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) group and John Glenn Middle School’s Support Our School group.
Tartan High School students joined more than 250 youth advocates at the Minnesota State Capitol on May 3 to promote ways to reduce youth smoking and to save Minnesota youth from a lifetime of addiction to tobacco.
Each year, Oakdale recognizes properties that go “above and beyond,” particularly in the area of landscaping. Winning property owners receive a gift card from an area nursery and a visit from the City Council; an “Acorn Award” sign is posted in t