UST hopes to acquire Summit Avenue house

The University of Saint Thomas’ bid to own another house on Summit Avenue and include it within the campus boundary is meeting a mixed reaction from neighbors. The current owner of the home at 2037 Summit Ave. approached university officials…

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Spring brings a flowering of new SE Asian fare

Three restaurants whose roots are in Southeast Asia are being transplanted this spring in Saint Paul. The owners of the single Filipino and two Vietnamese establishments all promise updated versions of classic family recipes.KALSADASet to open by the end of…

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Students evicted from illegal rental

A Merriam Park landlord will not be allowed to use a Cleveland Avenue home as student rental housing. The Saint Paul Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) voted 8-6 on February 7 to deny Jim Eischen’s request for a zoning variance…

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Merriam Park landlord appeals denial of new student rental house

A landlord’s appeal to register a new student rental house in Merriam Park will be reviewed by the Saint Paul Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA) at 3 p.m. Monday, February 7. The Union Park District Council’s land use committee has…

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