Friday, January 4, 2013
Athletes wishing to qualify for Red Bull Crashed Ice – Saint Paul, must battle 1-on-1 in a time trial for the opportunity to earn a spot on Team USA.
Follow Richfield Patch on Twitter | Like us on Facebook | Sign up for our daily newsletter Red Bull Crashed Ice is coming to St. Paul Jan. 24-26, but if you think you have what it takes to race down the most technical track in ice cross downhill history, you’ll want to be at the Xcel Center on Sunday. Athletes wishing to qualify for Red Bull Crashed Ice – Saint Paul, must battle 1-on-1 in a time trial for the opportunity to earn a spot on Team USA. The time trial is Sunday, Jan. 6 at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul. The morning session begins at 9 p.m. The afternoon session starts at 3 p.m. RELATED: Red Bull Crashed Ice 2013: Registration Information, New Course Unveiled (Video) PHOTOS: Elimination Round at the Red Bull Crashed …
Thursday, June 30, 2011
Citizens demonstrated and converged on the state Capitol this afternoon to voice their displeasure with the impending state government shutdown.
Citizens marched through St. Paul to the steps of the State Capitol today where they voiced their displeasure at the current budget deadlock and impending government shutdown. Richfield resident and Patch contributor David Haines was on hand to snap photos and talk with protesters. Early in the afternoon Haines stated, "Not much here yet, just five demonstrators and a guy playing a fiddle ... sounds like that could change though." Barbara Hall of St. Paul, who was at the Capitol with the community action group L.I.F.T., said she was there to represent the people in her area that could not and come voice their opinion. "The people in my apartment building, a lot of the people can't come here," she told Haines. "So I am here standing for …
Sunday, April 10, 2011
Richfield Skating School and St. Paul Figure Skating Club present figure skating shows on Saturday.
The Richfield Skating School and St. Paul Figure Skating Club (SPFSC) teamed up for a day of figure skating programs at the Richfield Ice Arena on Saturday. The dual day of programs began with "One More Time: Music, Memories and Melodies" as members of the Richfield Skating School performed to the tunes of musical classics such as "South Pacific" and "The Nutcracker." Following the afternoon skate, the SPFSC returned to the ice for its 75th Anniversary Gala,which began at 7 p.m. Saturday night.
Wednesday, March 2, 2011
Each week, we'll find Great Escapes that will allow you to pamper, renew and refresh yourself.
Looking for a little something different to do this weekend? Well, why don't you spice up your life with a little salsa? And we’re not talking about the snack dip — get out and dance! The Cinema Ballroom, located right in the heart of St. Paul, offers a month-long lesson session for all ages starting March 5. Classes are held from 11 a.m. to noon every Saturday. The sessions will teach you the Cha Cha, Mambo and the Cumbia. Each class builds on the technique from the week before. There are no qualifications besides the desire to try something new and exhilarating. The first lesson is free, so there is no excuse not to try it. Can’t commit to a whole month of classes? The Cinema Ballroom also offers “Salsa Parties” every second and fourth …