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11.5.2019

For 77 years, Twin Citians have known O’Gara’s Bar & Grill on the corner of Snelling and Selby—a casual place for comfort food, tasty brews at lunch or dinner, familiar faces, Shamrock Shuttle buses to and from sports games and live entertainment, block-long tents for...

2.16.2019

Ryan Companies US, Inc. is a national builder, developer, designer and real estate manager based in Minneapolis. Ryan has offices throughout the US. We know the local commercial real estate market and have collaborative relationships with business leaders, municipaliti...

At Primrose Schools®, we pay close attention to all facets of a child’s growth including social, emotional, physical, creative, cognitive and character development. Our proprietary programs in music, art, gardening, life skills, and foreign language were developed espe...

4.16.2018

By now many have heard of the fabulous reputation of the upscale Vintage on Selby apartments, which rise above the Whole Foods Market at the corner of Selby and Snelling Avenues. The first residents moved in on December 1, 2015 and the community was quickly leased and...

4.16.2018

Associated Bank is a member of Selby at Snelling and a neighborhood gem. The Bank is a vital partner in the development and expansion of the area, and welcomes new residents and retailers with personal service in a friendly and convenient setting.

“Associated branch in...

4.16.2018

It’s a sure thing! Owner Tony Andersen, successful local gastronomic proprietor who created The Happy Gnome on Selby, opened Augustine’s Bar & Bakery in the Selby-Snelling neighborhood in 2017. It’s a concept cafe where you can find something wholesome and delicious to...

6.1.2017

Union Park District Council is a proud and active member of the Selby at Snelling business association. UPDC embraces the area of Saint Paul between the Mississippi River and Lexington Avenue, and University and Summit Avenues, including the Merriam Park, Snelling-Haml...

3.30.2016

The  St. Paul Whole Foods has lots to love...

  • about 160 Whole Foods customer parking spots

  • Wide, wide aisles

  • 16 registers

  • Diverse and delicious lunch options: many options hot food bar, salad bar, and neapolitan style pizza

  • Fresh home-baked bread...

6.16.2015

Jeremiah W. Selby was born in Ohio in 1820 and arrived in St. Paul in 1849. He “purchased a 40-acre plot on St. Anthony Hill, the present day site of the Cathedral, for $50 an acre. Fittingly, Selby was described by his peers as “industrious, economical and thrifty.” A...

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For 77 years, Twin Citians have known O’Gara’s Bar & Grill on the corner of Snelling and Selby—a casual place for comfort food, tasty brews at lunch o...

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