February 2018

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Henry Sibley’s ‘Little Marching Band That Could’ finds excellence in being small


Katie Lauer/Review • Members of the Henry Sibley Marching Band’s color guard took to the auditorium stage to work on flag-handling techniques and skills in preparation for the band’s trip to Washington, D.C., this summer. The band, successful in competitions despite its small size, was invited by Gov. Mark Dayton and Sen. Amy Klobuchar to represent Minnesota in the Independence Day Parade and is working to raise money to make the trip happen.

Band seeks help for trip to Washington, D.C., for July 4 parade.

 

Marching in sync to the beat of the center snare drum, last year you couldn’t tell which Henry Sibley Marching Band members were rookies or vets.

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SNAPSHOTS: A balmy Freeze Fest

Marjorie Otto photos/Review • It was a mild day, at least by Minnesota standards, during the annual Lake Phalen Freeze Fest on Feb. 17.

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Totem Town discussion kick-starts evaluation of juvenile corrections in Ramsey County


file photo • Discussions about Boys Totem Town’s ageing facilities have turned to conversations about Ramsey County’s juvenile corrections system and changes the county could make with the goal to better serve youth.

What started as a conversation about Boys Totem Town’s ageing facilities has now turned into an evaluation of Ramsey County’s juvenile correction programming and how to better serve youth.

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South St. Paul Mayor for the Day essay contest

Attention all fourth- through eighth-graders: are you interested in knowing what it would be like to be mayor of South St. Paul for a day? If you were mayor for the day, what would you do in South St. Paul? Here is your opportunity.

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Sign up for Teen Citizen Academy

The popularity of the Citizen Police Academy led to the creation of the West St. Paul Teen Citizen Academy. This free six-week program is open to high school students age 16 to 18 who live or go to school in West St.

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LETTER: Thank you voters

To the Editor:

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Inquiring Minds: What is the meaning of TED?

Each week the staff at the Roseville Library answers more than 2,500 questions on every subject under the sun. Here are some of the most interesting ones they’ve gotten lately.

Q. What does the “TED” in TED Talks stand for?  Where do they get their name?

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In Your Court: “Why is that criminal out on bail?”


Judge Steve Halsey

You are watching the evening news on TV, or more likely getting the news on Twitter or a news feed, and you see that someone charged with a serious crime has been released by the judge on bail. It may make you feel unsafe. It may make you angry.

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Town hall meeting

Sen. Foung Hawj, Rep. Tim Mahoney and Rep. Sheldon Johnson will host a town hall on March 1 from 6:30 to 7 p.m. at Metropolitan State University Great Hall, 700 E. Seventh St.

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Sacred Heart Catholic School class of 1967

Sacred Heart Catholic School class of 1967 will hold their 50th year class reunion on Saturday, May 19, at Gulden’s Restaurant, 2999 N. Highway 61, in Maplewood at 6 p.m. More information is coming including a reunion webpage.

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