Shops & Business

St. Louis Park Emergency Program (STEP) rang in its 40th anniversary last fall with a new executive director, Derek Burrows Reise.

You may have passed Dome Souvenirs Plus at some point on your way to a Twins or Vikings game at the Metrodome. As the stadiums change, so have the times, and owner Ray Crump Jr.

At the beginning of this year, SeilerSchindel law firm was split between two offices because they couldn’t fit into one. With their Plymouth and St.

The holiday season is all about the little things, from snowflakes and hot cocoa to handmade cards and carols. We couldn’t agree more, so we explored local shops in St. Louis Park to put together a list of little gifts that will bring lots of joy this time of year.

I am old enough to remember travel before the internet: before Travelocity, before Airbnb.

Congratulations to Max’s jewelry boutique and to owner Ellen Hertz on being a finalist in the Women’s Jewelry Association (WJA) 2015 Awards for Excellence.

THE IMAGE ABOVE is a rare photograph of the St. Louis Park State Bank, which opened in August 1915, when St. Louis Park was still a village, at Walker Street and Dakota Avenue. Just east of the building was the new high school, the first iteration of what is now Central Community Center.

When Linda Trummer was hired as outreach coordinator for St. Louis Park’s Meadowbrook Collaborative in 1993, she didn’t think she’d stay long. “No one knew what they wanted me to do, and people didn’t trust me,” she recalls.

For Ira Gurewitz, soccer isn’t just a part of life. It is life. And it has been for nearly 40 years. In September, the St. Louis Park High School athletic committee recognized Gurewitz’s efforts to promote soccer and sports education in St.

Small Business Saturday, a movement started mostly on social media, occurs the day after Black Friday, the huge shopping day after Thanksgiving, and encourages shoppers to buy small and buy local for the holidays.