Roseville-Little Canada Review

Tue
20
May

Meet Paul Bilotta, Roseville’s new community development director


Paul Bilotta, Roseville’s new community development director, started with the city on May 12. (Johanna Holub/Review)

Just one week in, Roseville’s new community development director Paul Bilotta already knows the lay of the land. When talking about topics like TCAAP redevelopment, the Snelling Avenue arterial bus rapid transit line or the up-and-coming millennial generation, his eyes light up and he becomes a font of knowledge, spouting bits of information and ideas about how those projects might affect the city.

Tue
20
May

Roseville Community Band celebrates 50 years of making music

Roseville Community Band Logo

The group may have been around for half a century, but if you ask a member, they’ll tell you they’re just getting started.
The Roseville Community Band this year is celebrating 50 years of playing music, hard work, fond memories and most importantly, good times with friends.
In 1964, Mark Lammers founded the Roseville Municipal Band, which over time has transformed into the 60-member community band it is today.

Tue
20
May

NSCC denies Comcast franchise proposal, but not without surprises

Shoreview considers leaving cable commission; open to negotiating with Comcast on its own
The North Suburban Communications Commission held a special meeting Thursday, May 15, convening implicitly to reject a new Comcast cable franchise proposal after a sub-committee voted just two days prior to recommend the denial. However, the meeting did not conclude without surprises, despite being based on a foregone conclusion.

Tue
20
May

Roseville massage therapist pleads guilty to criminal sexual conduct charges

Brandon Lee PalmerOn Wednesday, May 14, a former massage therapist admitted to groping several women during massages that took place at the now-closed Serene Body Therapy Health and Wellness Center that he owned on Snelling Avenue in Roseville between June 2011 and August 2012.

Tue
20
May

Stealing gas without a license

Arrests, Thefts and more around Falcon Heights, Lauderdale, Little Canada, and Roseville - Roseville Area police reports May 20, 2014

Tue
13
May

Rollover in Roseville


photos by Johanna Holub/Review

A truck hauling a large load of water overturned in Roseville around 11:30 a.m. May 6. The rig was exiting onto Snelling Avenue northbound from State Highway 36 eastbound when the incident occurred, closing down the ramp for several hours.

Tue
13
May

Bank robbery at Har Mar Cub Foods prompts RAHS lockdown


Investigators are searching for this man, who is the lone suspect in a robbery at TCF Bank in the Har Mar Cub Foods that took place around 9:10 a.m. May 8. (photo courtesy of the Roseville Police Department)

Around 9:10 a.m. on Thursday, May 8, an unidentified man robbed the TCF Bank branch in the Cub Foods grocery store at Har Mar Mall, 2100 Snelling Ave. N. After implying he was armed with a weapon, the robber made off with an “undetermined amount of money,” according to a statement from the Roseville Police Department.

Tue
13
May

Roseville Rainbow to become Cub Foods

Roundy’s is jumping ship on the Minnesota grocery market, the company announced May 7.
The company, which owns the local Rainbow Foods stores, cites a tough economy and a competitive local grocery market as reasons for the exit, according to a press release.
As a result, the Rainbow Foods grocery store near the Roseville Shopping Center at 1201 Larpenteur Ave., which also includes a stand-alone liquor store, will be bought by Twin Cities-based SuperValu Foods in the next 60 days.

Tue
13
May

Little Canada to present rail quiet zone study results

Little Canada might be a little quieter soon—and that’s a good thing, according to city officials and residents plagued by the sound of train whistles at all hours of the day.
On May 14, city council members will discuss the results of a study compiled by SEH Consulting regarding the establishment of a rail quiet zone through Little Canada. A statement from the city says it has received “a significant number” of calls from residents expressing concerns about the whistles, length of the trains, contents of what’s being hauled and the safety of the cars.

Tue
13
May

Bomb threat at Roseville Area Middle School

Arrests, Thefts and more around Falcon Heights, Lauderdale, Little Canada, and Roseville - Roseville Area police reports May 13, 2014

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Roseville-Little Canada Review
Comment Here