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2010-11-03 00:00:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Students in The College of St. Scholastica computer science program now are using state-of-the-art technology funded with a grant from the Securian Foundation, an arm of Securian Financial Group, Inc. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20101025/CG87336LOGO) (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20101025/CG87336LOGO) The new computer lab opened in October and is designed to provide mentorship and enriched learning with innovative...

2010-10-07 11:28:00

ST. PAUL, Minn., Oct. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- The Saint Paul Athletic Club, 340 Cedar St., St. Paul, will reopen at the end of 2010 with a state-of-the-art wellness center managed by HealthFitness. The center will feature cardiovascular and strength-training equipment, free weights, a group exercise center, yoga studio, pool, squash/racquetball/handball courts, saunas, steam rooms, and more. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090122/CG61641LOGO) (Logo:...

2008-07-31 06:00:36

By Jana Hollingsworth, Duluth News-Tribune, Minn. Jul. 31--St. Scholastica and Hope United Methodist Church are installing environmentally friendly pervious parking lots this week. The parking lots allow rainwater and other substances to be absorbed and filtered, preventing them from running off into streams and lakes. St. Scholastica is adding a rain garden and bio-filtration pond that will be used in cases of heavier rain. "Either way, before reaching Chester Creek, water quality is...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.