East Side Review

Fri
02
Nov

St. Croix Lutheran Bowling Coach Named Coach of the Year


submitted photo Dan Swiderski

St. Croix Lutheran Academy head bowling coach Dan Swiderski was named the Coach of the Year for 2017-18 from the St. Paul United States Bowling Congress Association (USBC) on Oct. 27.

Fri
02
Nov

Respite care: What it is and how it can change your life


submitted photo Respite care can help give caregivers a chance to take a little breather while still making sure their loved ones are cared for.

Caring for an aging loved one, especially a parent, can take more commitment than any full-time job. Being on call 24 hours a day is physically and emotionally draining.

Tue
30
Oct

Managing Oakdale’s deer population


file photo Oakdale employs a metro area bowhunting organziation to control its deer population when it gets too large. Hunts are planned in early November at varous sites in the city.

Deer can easily become overpopulated in the metro area, where natural predators no longer exist and hunting is limited or prohibited by local ordinance.

Mon
29
Oct

With winter coming, Har Mar eateries offer adventurous Asian broths


Mike Munzenrider A rosy red beef roll is added to simmering broth at Hot Pot 7 by Doan Nguyen, co-owner of that new restaurant in Har Mar Mall, where Vietnamese flavors rule and individual cooking pots are inset into tables.

An enlarging Asian dining enclave on the north end of Har Mar Mall features two new establishments where savory broths are boiling and eating adventures await. With chilly weather imminent, they are the places to go for inner warmth. 

Sun
28
Oct

East Side House candidates discuss issues at League forum


Marjorie Otto/Review Candidates from Minnesota House districts 67A and 67B, which cover the East Side, participated in a League of Women Voters forum on Oct. 23. The most contentious moments of the event centered on women’s rights.

Candidates running for Minnesota House districts 67A and 67B, which represent the East Side, took part in a League of Women Voters forum on Oct. 23 discussing topics like women's rights, health care, voting and more.

Sun
28
Oct

A quiet autumn afternoon


Marjorie Otto/Review

A robin sipped from a spring-fed stream in the Bruce Vento Nature Sanctuary Oct. 22. The sanctuary is an excellent spot for birding for both small song birds and larger raptors, like bald eagles.

Sun
28
Oct

Inver Grove Heights council gives support to police body camera policy

A few months after the issue was first brought before the council, Inver Grove Heights Police Chief Paul Schnell gave an update on a proposed police body camera policy at the council's Oct. 22 meeting.

Sun
28
Oct

Work moves forward with ISD 197 improvements


submitted graphic The new athletic field at Henry Sibley High School, which was given the green light Oct. 16 by the Mendota Heights City Council, will include a new multi-use turf field, track, bleachers and areas for track competitions.

New athletic field approved in conjunction with bond remodel plans

 

Steps were taken Oct. 16 to begin work on items included in the $117 building bond that was approved earlier this year in ISD 197. 

Sun
28
Oct

Payne-Phalen Community Council hires permanent executive director


Photo by Marjorie Otto/Review Jack Byers began his job as the new, permanent executive director of the Payne-Phalen Community Council in September.

First item of business is updating district plan

 

After years of searching for a permanent executive director, the Payne-Phalen Community Council has finally found its match. 

Sun
28
Oct

Future seniors, move your alarms back

Inver Grove Heights School Board approves flipped schedule

 

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