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Apr

Reducing an ecological footprint

When the city of Maplewood converted from recycling bins to roll-out carts, Tennis Sanitation had some old bins converted into a recycled bench. The donated bench now sits outside City Hall with the inscription “Recycle today for a better tomorrow” across the backrest. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)
When the city of Maplewood converted from recycling bins to roll-out carts, Tennis Sanitation had some old bins converted into a recycled bench. The donated bench now sits outside City Hall with the inscription “Recycle today for a better tomorrow” across the backrest. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)

Maplewood’s improved recycling efforts show results

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Wed
22
Apr

New charter school to open in North St. Paul

North Metro Flex Academy plans to open at 2350 Helen St. N., North St. Paul, for grades K-2 this fall. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)
North Metro Flex Academy plans to open at 2350 Helen St. N., North St. Paul, for grades K-2 this fall. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)

While North St. Paul students entering grades K-2 this fall are busy selecting backpacks and folders with their favorite characters from the animated Disney film "Frozen," their parents will need to decide where to enroll them.

Wed
22
Apr

Washburn-McReavy named St. Anthony Chamber’s Outstanding Business of the Year

The McReavy family at their Hillside Chapel near St. Anthony. From top left, Jordan Seitz, Jon Seitz, Bill McReavy Jr., Brett McReavy, Cyndi McReavy-Seitz, Kay McReavy and Bill McReavy Sr. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
The McReavy family at their Hillside Chapel near St. Anthony. From top left, Jordan Seitz, Jon Seitz, Bill McReavy Jr., Brett McReavy, Cyndi McReavy-Seitz, Kay McReavy and Bill McReavy Sr. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)

Few Minnesota-based businesses predate the state itself, and Washburn-McReavy Funeral Chapels is one of those longstanding few.

Wed
22
Apr

New Brighton makes moves to head off new pollutant found in water

Department of Health notified city of dioxane contamination

New Brighton announced Friday that a new contaminant, a solvent called 1,4-dioxane, was recently detected in the city's water supply.

Wed
22
Apr

Half a decade after it closed, the Arden Hills Library is coming down

The Arden Hills Library building in its final days before the demolition vehicles arrived. (Pamela O’Meara/Bulletin)
The Arden Hills Library building in its final days before the demolition vehicles arrived. (Pamela O’Meara/Bulletin)

Land approved for home development, county libraries continue to evolve

Some 700 people showed up at the former Ramsey County Library in Arden Hills for its last day of operations on Dec. 31, 2010.

Tue
21
Apr

Lillie Newspapers boasts three award-winning writers

Mary Lee Hagert, left, and Pamela O’Meara stand next to the displays of award-winning entries during the 2015 Minnesota Newspaper Association convention.
Mary Lee Hagert, left, and Pamela O’Meara stand next to the displays of award-winning entries during the 2015 Minnesota Newspaper Association convention.

The Review had two longtime staff members take home honors at the recent Minnesota Newspaper Association statewide contest—and both in column writing.

Tue
21
Apr

Oh, deer!

Deer, like this buck photographed at Roselawn Cemetery in Roseville, could soon be in search of a new food source if the council enacts a wildlife feeding ban. (photo courtesy of Andy Krawczyk)
Deer, like this buck photographed at Roselawn Cemetery in Roseville, could soon be in search of a new food source if the council enacts a wildlife feeding ban. (photo courtesy of Andy Krawczyk)

Roseville council considers wildlife feeding ban, controlled deer hunt

Tue
21
Apr

Motorcyclist killed in Little Canada I-35E collision

The afternoon of Wednesday, April 15, a motorcyclist was killed on northbound Interstate-35E near State Highway 36 in Little Canada.

Tue
21
Apr

ISD 623 names superintendent finalists

Dr. Jenny Loeck
Dr. Jenny Loeck

The Roseville Area School District has named three finalists for the soon-to-be vacant superintendent position, including two of its own staff.

Tue
21
Apr

Roseville gives Dale Street development a push

The former Roseville fire station property near the corner of Dale Street and Lovell Avenue is slated to become an 18-unit townhome development. (Johanna Holub/Review)
The former Roseville fire station property near the corner of Dale Street and Lovell Avenue is slated to become an 18-unit townhome development. (Johanna Holub/Review)

Council takes over after hiatus

The three-acre former fire station property on Dale Street just north of Highway 36 is once again on its way to becoming a housing development after the project stalled for months.

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