Thomas-Dale is northwest of downtown St. Paul and the Capitol. The community is bordered on the west by Lexington Parkway, the south by University Avenue, the east by Interstate 35E, and on the north by the Burlington Northern Railroad. The Thomas-Dale is also locally known as "Frogtown." Thomas-Dale has amenities that include a medical clinic, family services organizations, two parks, several supermarkets, a butcher shop, several convenience stores, the historic No.18 Fire Station and the large Rondo library and community center. Click to Read More
A profusion of businesses line University Avenue, offering clothing, shoes, jewelry, household items, entertainment media, groceries and more. A farmer's market operates in the Unidale Mall parking lot during the summer and fall, with vendors offering a variety of fresh produce including many exotic Asian herbs and vegetables, some which are not widely eaten in the U.S.