Survey: Twin Cities Households To Spend $850 On Holiday ShoppingWith Thanksgiving just over a week away, holiday shoppers are already plotting their gift buying strategies. It's estimated that Twin Cities shoppers will spend about $1.4 billion on holiday gifts this season.
U Of St. Thomas: Armed Suspect Robs Female StudentThe University of St. Thomas' Department of Public Safety says an armed suspect robbed a female student late Tuesday evening.
St. Thomas Inaugurates 1st Female PresidentThe University of St. Thomas inaugurated Julie Sullivan as its new president Thursday on the school's St. Paul campus. The inauguration was just the school's third in 47 years.
Beyond Bounds: 7 Reasons Why UST Harry Pitera's Always SmirkingWhy's Harry Pitera always got a grin on his face? Probably because the two-time All-MIAC outside linebacker has his No. 2-ranked Tommies off to a 2-0 start. Maybe it's knowing that 10,000-plus fans will be on hand to watch his senior class aim to cap their careers having never lost to arch-rival St. John's, former MIAC immortal and national powerhouse.
Beyond Bounds: Steve Maher's Having A Better Summer Than YouI'm confident the following is true. Steve Maher's summer > your summer. Before you angrily start over-sharing your Instagram lake pics en masse, here's why. The All-American pitcher from Division-III St. Thomas is playing America's pastime – every – single – day in the Northwoods League with the Waterloo Bucks (seriously, like some 75 games in 70 days).
Beyond Bounds: UST's Taylor Berg Could Coast To A National TitleOne day of rest a month. Just one. That rigid regimen's one of the reasons the human gazelle Taylor Berg could bring home an NCAA crown this weekend.
UST Students, Santa Team Up To Give Hats To Kids With CancerA chance encounter with University of St. Thomas students and a custodian who plays Santa on the side has brought a smile to a lot of children who are dealing with cancer.