Monthly Archives: March 2010

Skateboarders

oday was a beautiful day. Lots of people were outside. This skateboard park is underneath Highway 53 as it turns into Piedmont Avenue. Duluth children are in school, but there were lots of tourist families out in Canal Park. Finally, today, patios on restaurants were used.  People were out pushing baby strollers, walking dogs and […]

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Preparing the William A. Irvin

Today I noticed a few rites of spring. People walking outside in shorts and short sleeves shirts; dogs sticking their heads out windows of cars; pick-ups with boats on trailers parked at the Marine General store; the opening of the Portland Malt Shoppe;  and workers painting the the stairs to the William A. Irvin.  It […]

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Walking the dog by Valentini’s

Valentini’s opened up on London Road about one year ago. Here you can see some people walking their dog. Today was a beautiful day for walking dogs.  Valentini’s is a locally owned Italian restaurant. Their proper name is Valentini’s Vicinco Lago, which means Valentini’s by the Lake. And yes, they are. You have view of […]

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Historical site of Fond du Luth and a Minnesota Highway in Wisconsin

The bridge is a view of Highway 23 From Wikepedia Evergreen Memorial Scenic Drive 50 miles (80 km) of Highway 23 that travels through Pine, Carlton, and Saint Louis counties is officially designated the Veterans Evergreen Memorial Scenic Drive. This portion is between I-35 near Askov and the Gary-New Duluth neighborhood of Duluth, near State Highway 39. […]

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Grand Avenue Collectables

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WLSSD

WLSSD – Home The Western Lake Superior Sanitary District (WLSSD) provides solid waste management and wastewater services for an approximately 500 square mile region … www.wlssd.duluth.mn.us/

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Blue skies and a cold day

Today looked beautiful, but if you actually walked outside it was very chilly. I went out with a jacket and I was cold. Next time I went out I put a sweater over my shirt, then the jacket. And I added a winter scarf.  This is a photo of the moon or Venus? at about […]

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Little Barber Shop

This little barber shop is on Highway 53 in the Duluth Hieghts neighborhood.

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Duluth Woman’s Club

The roots of the Duluth Woman’s Club, 2400 E. Superior St., date back to 1889 as part of the growing need for women to experience cultural and civic endeavors.  Learn more at their website DuluthWomansClub.com My photo looks similar to the one their website, expect mine doesn’t have green grass. Here are some unique facts […]

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A creek runs under the house

In Duluth there are several homes that have a creek running right under them.  I don’t know what there basements are like. Here you can see the creek taking a turn and heading right under a house. On the other side is Second Street East and Chester Creek reappears. Then it is is hidden again. […]

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