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By Rachel M. Anderson  Contributing Writer It’s not unusual today for businesses to come and go; but one that has stood the test of time in St. Louis Park. Vescio’s Cucina Italiano has been a destination of choice for thousands of Twin Cities residents since opening its doors more than 30 years ago near the [...]

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St. Louis Park crews will begin a mill and overlay project this week on Ottawa Avenue between Minnetonka Boulevard and Highway 25. As part of the city’s ongoing street maintenance program, streets which have curb and gutter but have a poor driving surface are improved using a mill and overlay process. Public Works division staff [...]

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It’s roughly 6,000 miles from St. Louis Park to the shores of West Africa. But one nonprofit didn’t let the vast distance stand in the way of attempting to help end the Ebola crisis. Matter, formerly Hope for the City, assembled an shipped last week essential supplies to hospitals in and around Monrovia, Libera. The [...]

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By Sally King CONTRIBUTING WRITER Sabes Jewish Community Center began growing plants at the end of May this year and has since discovered many benefits that a community garden brings to St. Louis Park. The nearly 3,000 square-foot garden grows more than 20 kinds of fruits and vegetables including beats, cabbage, eggplant, tomatoes, edible flowers, [...]

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