Crime Report May 24, 2022

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between May 19-23. Highland Park Theft—Catalytic converters were reported stolen from vehicles on the 600 block of Mount Curve Boulevard and…

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Local projects among 36 finalists competing for $1M in CIB funding

Groveland Park Elementary School’s PTO wants to improve crosswalk safety by adding a median at the busy intersection of Saint Clair Avenue and Kenneth Street. Time is running out for people to weigh in on how best to allocate $1…

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Crime Report May 18, 2022

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between May 17-18. Highland Park Robbery—A carjacking at gunpoint was reported at an apartment on the 1900 block of Ford Parkway…

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Crime Report May 16, 2022

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between May 14-16. Highland Park Miscellaneous—A female reportedly banged on the walls of a man’s apartment and damaged his motorcycle on…

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Crime Report May 13, 2022

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between May 10-13. Highland Park Burglary—Highland Collision Center, 2042 W. Seventh St., was broken into around 12:02 a.m. Wednesday, May 11.Theft—Catalytic…

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Crime Report May 10, 2022

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between May 5-9. Highland Park Theft—A theft from auto valued at more than $1,000 was reported at Hidden Falls Park between…

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HRA adds funds for restoration of 1887 house in West End

A long-vacant West End house needs additional funding before it can be rehabilitated and occupied by a new owner. The Saint Paul Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) board recently approved an additional $95,000 subsidy for the restoration of 47 Douglas…

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Crime Report May 4, 2022

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between May 3-4. Highland Park Theft—Catalytic converters were reported stolen from vehicles on the 2100 block of Eleanor Avenue on April…

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Crime Report May 2, 2022

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources sources gathered between April 30-May 2. Highland Park Theft—Five suspects reportedly entered Target, 2080 Ford Pkwy., collected items and left as a…

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Crime Report April 27, 2022

The following criminal incidents were compiled from Saint Paul and Mendota Heights police department reports and other sources gathered between April 23-27. Highland Park Theft—Catalytic converters were reported stolen from vehicles on the 1800 block of Ford Parkway on April…

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Riverview planners could learn a thing or two from Seattle

Like the Twin Cities, Seattle has pursued a regional light-rail-transit solution to its pressing urban mobility challenges. Similar to our Blue Line and proposed Riverview Corridor line, Seattle’s 14-mile Central Link connects downtown Seattle with SeaTac International Airport after passing…

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