New Brighton - Mounds View Bulletin News

Wed
13
Aug

Funeral fund stolen in New Brighton

Bulletin Area police reports week of Aug. 13, 2014 for Arden Hills, Mounds View, New Brighton, North Oaks, St. Anthony, Shoreview and Vadnais Heights

Tue
12
Aug

Local volunteers lend a hand, a brush


This Arden Hills home was one of two painted by teams from Land O'Lakes, Inc. during the Metro Paint-A-Thon. Paint team leader Vern Pearson estimates it took about 75 volunteer hours to prep and paint the home. The second home, located in Roseville, took an estimated 90 hours over two weekends to complete. (submitted photos)

Teams paint homes in Arden Hills and Roseville
Over one of the best weekends of summer for city festivals, trips to the cabin and hanging out at the pool, 18 volunteers took on a task only Tom Sawyer could convince someone is fun: painting a house.

Tue
12
Aug

Two railroad quiet zones established in Shoreview, more to come next year


The railroad crossing at Victoria Street near County Road E is one of two railroad quiet zones established in Shoreview Aug. 6, prohibiting the use of train horns while trains cross the road. (Mike Munzenrider/Review)

Two at-grade railroad crossings in Shoreview, one at Lexington Avenue and another at Victoria Street, both near County Road E, are now railroad quiet zones as of Aug. 6, following the completion of improvements at both crossings.

Tue
12
Aug

Cable commission generates static over ‘advisor’ proposal

The latest North Suburban Communications Commission meeting July 31 became contentious, but not between Comcast and the NSCC.

Thu
07
Aug

Mounds View Festival in the Park - August 16, 2014


Irondale High School Marching Knights entertained the crowd that gathered for Mounds View’s parade last year.

“Elvis in the Park”
Mounds View’s annual city celebration, the Festival in the Park, is Aug. 16 in City Hall Park, 2401 County Rd. 10, behind Mounds View City Hall.
The Festival, now well into its fourth decade, features fireworks, food, drinks, a car show, parade and a 5K run, giving the city, as Mayor Joe Flaherty said at a June city council meeting, “an opportunity to celebrate itself.”

Wed
06
Aug

Shoreview seeks to secure funding for novel approach to groundwater awareness


Water customers participating in Shoreview’s Water Consumption and Groundwater Awareness Project would recieve a meter reader such as this to track their water use in close to real time. (graphic courtesy of the city of Shoreview)

Water issues are more visible than ever—in regards to both too much and too little in area lakes and streams—though much of what is used by cities in the metro area comes from an essentially invisible source that isn’t seen until one turns on the

Wed
06
Aug

Friends of Island Lake serve as protectors, beautifiers


Merrill Morse, chair of Friends of Island Lake, tends the rain garden/filtration bed where the trail south of the Shoreview YMCA meets Milton Street. Island Lake is in the background. (Pamela O’Meara/Bulletin)

If you are walking along the trail that goes from Lexington Avenue just south of the Shoreview YMCA through Island Lake County Park, keep your eyes open for the colorful rain garden/filtration beds with lots of black-eyed Susans swaying in the bre

Wed
06
Aug

Stockyard Days 2014 Ewe can’t miss it!

The 34th annual Stockyard Days Aug. 3-11 will once again provide family-friendly entertainment for the entire New Brighton community.

Wed
06
Aug

Car egged; Bieber has alibi

Bulletin Area police reports week of Aug. 6, 2014 for Arden Hills, Mounds View, New Brighton, North Oaks, St. Anthony, Shoreview and Vadnais Heights

Wed
30
Jul

St. Anthony VillageFest 2014

This year’s St. Anthony Village  Fest runs Friday-Sunday, Aug. 1-3, at locations throughout the city, including Central Park and the St. Anthony Shopping center.

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