Monthly Archives: October 2010

A hanging at the William A. Irvin

The William A. Irvin is a retired U.S. Steel laker. In the month of October the ship is a haunted ship complete with tours starting in the engine room and continuing through the whole ship. Read about it here. Enter your email address: Delivered by FeedBurner

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Neighborhood Spookhouse

It looks like someone on Grandview Avenue in the Chester Park Neighborhood is going all out for Halloween. When I first drove by the front yard, I thought they were building a fence. It looks like some sort of maze.

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Halloween decorations light up apartment balconies

Some people decorate their places with Halloween lights. This is a couple balconies of an apartment building on Kenwood Avenue.  A few minutes earlier I had been driving on Arrowhead Road and I saw house with many, many lit up Halloween decorations in their yard. I tried to drive around the block to get back […]

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Pumpkins on mirror image Portland Square duplexes

Today I noticed these pumpkins on the second floor porches of these mirror image duplexes across from Portland Square. I wonder if the people living in these duplexes get a long really well and if they got together and planed this,  or did the owner suggest they do it? I really like the way people […]

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First Snow of the Season

Last night the wind howled and it rained with threats of snow.  I didn’t want to be out on the road when it finally did freeze. When I woke up there was snow on the ground. Duluth Public Schools were canceled. I made sure there was a shovel in my car, along with a cap […]

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Sun shines on Tower Hall at the College of St. Scholastia

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Rainy Sunday

These ribbons adorned the railing of the Sacred Heart for a funeral on a rainy Sunday afternoon. Sacred Heart is now a music center, it had once been a Catholic Church On Sunday there was a memorial service for Cathryn Curley, co founder of Safe Haven Shelter for Battered Women.

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Ice replica of the Aerial Lift Bridge

The Duluth Area Chamber of Commerce celebrated 140 years at it annual dinner tonight.

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Evening sun with moon at the River Ranch Arena

I was about 15 miles from Duluth near Esko, Minnesota when I took this photo. I like the way the sun shined on the cover wagon and the letter, and  I liked the moon in the background. Learn more about the River Ranch Arena Do you see the moon on the upper left hand side?

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Bear climbing pole

Bears do venture into Duluth.  Well maybe they don’t even need to venture in as the live here. See Tony Roger’s post from a couple years ago to see some real, live bears here.

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