Letters to the Editor - East Side Review

Tue
22
Apr

Letter: Home tour will highlight Dayton’s Bluff homes


A Dayton’s Bluff home at 326 Maria Ave. will be featured on this year’s annual Minneapolis and St. Paul Home Tour. (submitted photo)

The annual Minneapolis and St. Paul Home Tour will be held on Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 27, from 1 5 p.m. During the home tour, residentsin both Minneapolis and St. Paul open their homes to the public to showcase the great things about city living.

Mon
17
Feb

Letter: ‘Maryland Ave. is a dangerous road’

The new St. Paul Bike Plan is critical for the future of our city.  Fewer and fewer young people are getting drivers licenses and are choosing places to live based upon how easy it is to get about by foot, bicycle and public transportation.

Mon
22
Jul

Letter: Pleasantly surprised about East Side bike trails

I took up bicycling this summer for health reasons. It wasn’t long before I discovered a network of state and regional bike trails that honeycombs the greater East Metro area.

Tue
28
May

Letter: Happy to be home

To the editor:

I haven’t lived here all that long. Less than a year, in fact. But I think I’m starting to get a feel for what it means to live on the East Side. There’s a toughness and tenacity associated with every “East Side Pride” sign I see in my neighbors’ yards and in the windows of local businesses.

Mon
15
Apr

Letter: ‘Thought it was April Fool’s joke’

To the editor:

As I began reading the op-ed piece, “Tax the Poor”, I thought it was someone’s idea of an April Fool’s joke. As I read further, I realized that Krinkie is dead serious.

Mon
01
Apr

Letter: Prevent more destruction

To the editor:
Minnesotans are still reeling from the Great Recession’s effects, including record-high foreclosures. Since 2008, more than 141,000 homes went through foreclosure, with 19,002 of those in Ramsey County.