Roseville

Tue
28
Apr

Minnesotans will find their own histories in ‘Scandinavian Legacy’

The late poet and essayist Bill Holm elevated the elements of everyday life in Minnesota to the sublime. Some of his published collections include “The Heart Can Be Filled Anywhere on Earth” and “Boxelder Bug Variations.” (file photo)
The late poet and essayist Bill Holm elevated the elements of everyday life in Minnesota to the sublime. Some of his published collections include “The Heart Can Be Filled Anywhere on Earth” and “Boxelder Bug Variations.” (file photo)

In “Lake Wobegon Days,” Garrison Keillor depicts the irony of Swedes, Norwegians, Danes and their Finnish and Icelandic cousins leaving farms in their homelands for Minnesota:

Tue
28
Apr

Roseville’s longtime public works director steps down

Duane Schwartz, Roseville’s public works director, will retire this week after more than 30 years of service to the city. Assistant public works director and city engineer Marc Culver, right, will take over the position May 1. (Johanna Holub/Review)
Duane Schwartz, Roseville’s public works director, will retire this week after more than 30 years of service to the city. Assistant public works director and city engineer Marc Culver, right, will take over the position May 1. (Johanna Holub/Review)

Anyone who’s visited Roseville City Hall in the last decade or has heard of the Ramsey-Washington Watershed District has experienced Duane Schwartz’s legacy.

Tue
28
Apr

84-year-old Roseville conductor brings world-class touch to community orchestra

Maestro Henry Smith, conductor of the Mississippi Valley Orchestra, digitally composes a score inside his home office in Roseville. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)
Maestro Henry Smith, conductor of the Mississippi Valley Orchestra, digitally composes a score inside his home office in Roseville. (Erin Hinrichs/Review)

In the midst of the Cold War, Henry Charles Smith packed up his trombone and went on tour of the Soviet Union and Eastern Bloc nations with the Philadelphia Orchestra.  

Tue
21
Apr

Happy Earth Day, HANC!

Sydney Gahler, 5, and her brother, Jack, 3, made milkweed seed balls to take home that can be planted to attract butterflies to the garden.
Sydney Gahler, 5, and her brother, Jack, 3, made milkweed seed balls to take home that can be planted to attract butterflies to the garden.

Roseville’s Harriet Alexander Nature Center simultaneously celebrated Earth Day and its 25th birthday on Saturday, April 18. A variety of family-friendly activities were offered, delighting kids throughout the day. (photos by Linda E.

Tue
21
Apr

Inept Carl Street burglar arrested in Lauderdale

Arrests, Thefts and more around Falcon Heights, Lauderdale, Little Canada, and Roseville - Roseville Review police reports April 21, 2015.

Tue
21
Apr

Oh, deer!

Deer, like this buck photographed at Roselawn Cemetery in Roseville, could soon be in search of a new food source if the council enacts a wildlife feeding ban. (photo courtesy of Andy Krawczyk)
Deer, like this buck photographed at Roselawn Cemetery in Roseville, could soon be in search of a new food source if the council enacts a wildlife feeding ban. (photo courtesy of Andy Krawczyk)

Roseville council considers wildlife feeding ban, controlled deer hunt

Tue
21
Apr

ISD 623 names superintendent finalists

Dr. Jenny Loeck
Dr. Jenny Loeck

The Roseville Area School District has named three finalists for the soon-to-be vacant superintendent position, including two of its own staff.

Tue
21
Apr

Roseville gives Dale Street development a push

The former Roseville fire station property near the corner of Dale Street and Lovell Avenue is slated to become an 18-unit townhome development. (Johanna Holub/Review)
The former Roseville fire station property near the corner of Dale Street and Lovell Avenue is slated to become an 18-unit townhome development. (Johanna Holub/Review)

Council takes over after hiatus

The three-acre former fire station property on Dale Street just north of Highway 36 is once again on its way to becoming a housing development after the project stalled for months.

Tue
14
Apr

The final four in Lauderdale

Arrests, Thefts and more around Falcon Heights, Lauderdale, Little Canada, and Roseville - Roseville Review police reports April 14, 2015.

Tue
14
Apr

ACTing on Alzheimer’s

Kick-off April 23 will launch Roseville project to help residents gain skill in dealing with dementia

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