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50 Below’s new owners keep its operations in Duluth

January 6, 2013 in Duluth News Tribune

The new owners of 50 Below are establishing new offices in downtown Duluth after hiring most of the bankrupt company’s staff.
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Ice artists fill Canal Park with fanciful creatures

January 6, 2013 in Duluth News Tribune

Nine sculptors filled the scene outside Little Angie’s Cantina & Grill in Duluth’s Canal Park on Sunday morning with sparkling sprays of ice crystals and the din of power tools, as they shaped ice into fanciful creations, such as flying horses, leaping fish and an elf standing astride a toadstool. Continue Reading

Construction Zone: Addition under way at Grandma’s Saloon & Grill

December 30, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

An addition to Grandma’s Saloon & Grill in Canal Park will allow for a new grand entrance, new restrooms and a new, larger gift shop as well as more rooftop seating that will offer panoramic views of the Duluth Hillside and Lake Superior. Continue Reading

Bentleyville closes out another eventful season

December 26, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Every year seems an adventure for the organizers of Bentleyville, and this year wasn’t any different.
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Holiday shoppers can try a spate of new local businesses

December 9, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

In recent months, about a dozen new stores, restaurants and bars have opened or soon will open in downtown Duluth, just in time for the holiday season. And it’s giving shoppers more reason to shop downtown and buy local.
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Founder hints Bentleyville’s days may be numbered

December 6, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Nathan Bentley says legal hassles and other problems are wearing him down. Continue Reading

Street preachers return to Duluth tour of lights

December 6, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Nathan Bentley questioned whether the Bentleyville Tour of Lights would remain at Bayfront Festival Park after Wednesday’s court decision defending the rights of two street preachers to full access of the display.
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Court says Bentleyville can’t restrict preachers to ‘First Amendment Zone’

December 5, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

For the second year in a row, a federal judge has ruled that preachers have free reign at the Bentleyville Tour of Lights in Duluth’s Bayfront Park. Continue Reading

The plan is clear when you’re an ice-bar builder

December 3, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

If you’re thinking about building your own backyard bar made of ice, you’d do well to remember the letter “s.” You’ll be in for a lot of sawing, scouring, setting, soaking and sanding. While you’re at it, you’ll experience slipping and maybe a little swearing if you didn’t wear steel-toed shoes. Continue Reading

Duluth ice bar takes a lot of sawing, scouring, setting and sanding

December 3, 2012 in Duluth News Tribune

Chris Swarbrick and his Ice Occasions company started work Monday on the Little Angie’s Cantina ice bar in Canal Park despite the nearly 50-degree weather.
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