Metro Paint-A-Thon, a program of the Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches, helps income eligible seniors and people with disabilities continue to live independently in their own homes, enriching their lives and their neighborhoods.
Commissioner Karla Bigham, District 4, was reelected as the Washington County Regional Rail Authority chair at the group’s annual organizational meeting Jan. 17. Commissioner Stan Karwoski, District 2, was elected vice chair.
Cori’s Kidz Childcare, Inc, 2280 Stillwater Ave. E., Maplewood, announced its participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program. Meals will be available at no separate charge to enrolled children.
The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reports was awarded to Lake Elmo by the Government Finance Officers Associate of the United States and Canada for its comprehensive annual financial report, CAFR.
Former players, coaches and referees gathered for a photo with Tartan basketball coach Mark Klingsborn, left center, before the tip-off of the boys basketball home opener.
Christine Osorio — Superintendent
Recently, Tartan High School celebrated an exciting event to recognize the achievements of longtime basketball coach Mark Klingsborn, who is better known to students as “Coach K.”
Hundreds of fans filled the stands at the Tartan boys basketball home opener. Coach K was honored for his induction into the Minnesota Basketball Coaches Association Hall of Fame. Former players, coaches and referees gathered for a photo with the coach before the tip-off. He also celebrated his 500th career win!
North St. Paul streets that will be improved in the upcoming construction season include: Belmont Lane between Eldridge Avenue East to Henry Street; Betty Jane Court; Burke Avenue east of Margaret Street; Charles Street North between South Avenue East and Belmont Lane; Eldridge Avenue East between Margaret Street and Park Row; Henry Street between Eldridge Avenue East and Parkway Drive; Park Row between South Avenue East and Parkway Drive, and Parkway Drive between Belmont Lane and Holloway Avenue.
Streets in the city’s southeast corner will be improved over the summer
The rumbling of dump trucks and road pavers will be familiar sounds for residents of the southeast corner of North St. Paul this summer.
The Metropolitan Council approved a $600,000 grant in December for the Commerce Park redevelopment project, which includes building an apartment complex on the eastern edge of North St. Paul’s downtown district.