City Council reviews five-year plan for streetwork in Saint Paul

Stretches of Edgcumbe Road, Minnesota Street and Summit, Grand and Pleasant avenues are slated for improvements in the city of Saint Paul’s Five-Year Streets Plan for 2022-26. So are alleys in parts of Summit Hill and traffic control devices at…

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Crime Report November 24, 2021

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between November 23-24. Highland Park Burglary—An attempted break-in of an occupied residence was reported at Montcalm Estate, 535 S. Lexington Pkwy.,…

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District Councils November 24, 2021

Highland Park highlanddistrictcouncil.org • 651-695-4005Board opening—The Highland District Council is seeking candidates for an at-large seat on its board of directors. The position is for a partial term and will be up for re-election in April 2023. Apply by 5 p.m.…

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Crime Report November 23, 2021

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources between November 20-22. Highland Park Theft—The catalytic converter was reported stolen from a vehicle on the 700 block of Mount Curve Boulevard…

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Developers back away from projects in wake of rent control referendum

Meanwhile housing justice advocates keep watch for rent hikes as city enforcement lags. In the wake of the new rent control ordinance adopted by Saint Paul voters in a citywide referendum on November 2, there appear to be more questions…

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Crime Report November 19, 2021

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between November 16-19. Highland Park Theft—Vehicles were reported stolen on Highland Parkway and Cleveland Avenue on November 14-15, the 1600 block…

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Crime Report November 15, 2021

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between November 11-15. Highland Park A reward is being offered to find a bulldog named Sky, who was in a vehicle…

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Crime Report November 10, 2021

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between November 9-10. Highland Park Theft—A vehicle was reported stolen at the Laundry Hub, 2346 W. Seventh St., between 9:15-10:49 p.m.…

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Letters to the Editor, November 10, 2021

Rethinking school busing I have noticed in the last few years that whenever I see a school bus, it either has no children or only a handful of children in it. It seems the days of packed school buses in…

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District Councils November 10, 2021

Highland Park highlanddistrictcouncil.org • 651-695-4005 Lexington Parkway open house—The third virtual open house regarding Ramsey County’s extension of Lexington Parkway between West Seventh Street and Shepard Road will be held from 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, November 10. The preferred road layout for…

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Crime Report November 8, 2021

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between November 4-8. Highland Park Burglary—An apartment break-in was reported on the 600 block of South Cleveland Avenue during the evening…

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Crime Report November 3, 2021

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between November 2-3. Highland Park Theft—A purse was stolen from a vehicle that was broken into while parked in a lot…

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