East Side Review

Mon
23
Jun

Young man drowns in Lake Phalen


A young man drowned while swimming at Lake Phalen’s swimming beach on Saturday, June 21. (Patrick Larkin/Review)

St. Paul police report Roger Valle, 22, died while swimming in Lake Phalen.

Mon
23
Jun

Dayton’s Bluff looking to grow a market


“Market on the Bluff” is a project of the Dayton’s Bluff community council. The council’s hoping to build up a farmer’s market in the neighborhood. (photo courtesy of Diane May)

Now in its second year, the organizers of the Dayton’s Bluff “Market on the Bluff” are hoping to create momentum for a community farmers market.

Mon
23
Jun

City requires CP Rail to go through more intense study for Pig’s Eye expansion


Canadian Pacific Railroad is seeking to expand their tracks at Dunn Yard - the proposed project was recently delayed by a City of St. Paul decision to do further in-depth analysis on the project, looking at possible environmental effects it could have on nearby wetlands, among other concerns. (file photo)

Canadian Pacific Railroad’s plans for rail expansions in St. Paul are getting a little off track -- the city of St.

Mon
23
Jun

Arlington Hills teen center already a hub of activity


Teens hang out in the new Createch Studio, a space at the recently opened Arlington Hills Community Center that’s designed exclusively for teens. The space has been open about a month, already has well over 200 teens as members, and sees new faces every day. (Patrick Larkin/Review)

First of its kind for St. Paul, teen tech area serving its purpose
It’s about a month into the opening of the new teen center at Arlington Hills Community Center, and the place is already abuzz.

Sun
22
Jun

East Side Review police reports May 29 - June 4, 2014

Thursday, May 29 - Wednesday, June 4, 2014 police reports for St. Paul Districts 1, 2, 4 & 5.

Thu
19
Jun

Sculpting on the East Side


A sculpture of a mushroom

A child poses with a simple frame sculpture, which encourages the viewer to consider Swede Hollow Park itself as a work of art.

The annual Art in the Hollow took place Saturday, June 7 in Swede Hollow Park, and featured local art. (Photos courtesy of Romi Slowiak)

Thu
19
Jun

Is parking a pain on Payne?

According to Anne DeJoy at the East Side Neighborhood Development Company, Payne Avenue has parking deficiencies.

Tue
17
Jun

I-35E will narrow for MnPASS construction

Starting Wednesday, June 18 both north and southbound Interstate 35E will be down to two lanes between Maryland Avenue in St. Paul and Little Canada Road in Little Canada.

Multiple ramp closures will also occur.

Tue
17
Jun

East Side teen sentenced to life in prison without parole


Aloeng Vang

Aloeng Van found guilty of murder following traffic argument
Aloeng Kelly Vang was found guilty of first and second-degree murder on Tuesday, June 17, after shooting a neighbor during a feud, according to a statement from the Ramsey County attorney's office.

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