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Cathy Kates
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5 Alternative Adult Inspired Easter Basket Ideas They Will Love

Easter is coming, you can tell by the huge cellophane wrapped Easter baskets at the department stores filled with toys and candy.  But, what do you put into a basket for your adult best friend or significant other?  Here's some ideas, then let your imagination flow!

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Three Taste of Home St. Patrick’s Day Recipes to Delight Your Family

My ex-mother-in-law celebrated every holiday with glee in both decorating her home and serving food on the holiday in her kitchen!  When it came to St. Patrick's Day you could expect green cake, green beans and she even put green food coloring in her mashed potatoes. (looked totally bizarre, but tasted the same).  I thought I'd help you out with a few recipes that your family will enjoy and add a bit of festivity to your St. Patty's Day table.

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4 Least Romantic Duluth/Superior Places

If you're like most people, you won't think about Valentine's Day until "the day" is tomorrow.  Then it's a mad scramble for a card, flowers, candy or to figure out something romantic to do with your sweetheart.  I'm here to help from a chicks perspective and tell you what's NOT considered romantic for the holiday.

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Photo Credit: Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
Photo Credit: Nick Cooper - TSM Duluth
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DTA Christmas Eve And Christmas Day Holiday Service Schedule

The Duluth Transit Authority (DTA) just announced it's holiday service schedule for Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.  Here's the time schedule for when the last buses will run on Christmas Eve.

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Minnesota Patrol Increases Enforcement During Holidays, Call Twin Ports Joyride

Law agencies locally and across the State of Minnesota have now ramped up their DWI enforcement for the holiday season on weekends.  But, there is a service being offered in Duluth that has you covered, it's called Twin Ports JOYRIDE.

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7 Nostalgic Christmas Candies, Do You Remember These?

I loved the Advent calendar that had the little pieces of chocolate behind each window.  I was a pretty simple candy eater as a child, anything with peanut butter and chocolate and I was happy...

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St. Patrick’s Day Recipe: Taste of Home’s Easy Colcannon

I saw the picture of this Taste of Home recipe and was enticed.  But what does Colcannon mean?  It's an irish word meaning white-headed cabbage.  It's a traditional Irish dish and looks yummy! 

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Chief Warrant Officer Jason Johansen Wishes His Hometown Of Duluth Happy Holidays [AUDIO]

I'm almost certain that everyone in the Northland either has a family member or knows of someone who serves in one of our Armed Forces.  The holidays are always a tough time for those families when they're loved one is deployed.  Years ago the only correspondence was a written letter that took a very long time to reach it's destination.  Thanks to modern technology we can now skype, facetime on our phones and send pictures and audio.  Like the holiday greeting that Chief Warrant Officer Jason Johansen has sent to the Northland.

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Last Minute Holiday Gift: Lake Superior Zoo Membership, New Hours Announced

Looking for that last minute gift?  No worries, the Lake Superior Zoo has the gift of membership that the receiver can enjoy multiple times all year long!  You won't have to use gas, you won't have to take the time to go pick it up, you can shop in your jammies at home online.  How easy is that? 

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Check Out The Lighthouse Center For Vision Loss Store For Gift Ideas

I pass by the Lighthouse Center for Vision Loss, 4505 West Superior Street (also known as Duluth LIghthouse for the Blind) every time I head to our neighborhood grocery store.  When I was a Duluth Lion's Club Member I helped to raise funds for the organization and collected used glasses on a regular basis from St. Luke's.  While I was in a public restroom yesterday I saw a poster for the Lighthouse and their low vision store.  I had no idea they had one, THIS is fabulous!

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Time Saver: Wrap A Gift In Ten Seconds [VIDEO]

Ken and I have always volunteered to wrap gifts at the Salvation Army gift wrap booth at the mall.  We volunteer, we didn't say we were good at it.  In fact, we pretty much have anxiety all day, wait for days before we're scheduled.  But, this video may just change the anxiety to anticipation!

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DTA Offers FREE Bus Fares And Shuttles On Thanksgiving Day

In the giving spirit, the DTA is again partnering with the College of St. Scholastica and the National Bank of Commerce to offer FREE bus rides on Thanksgiving Day.  It's the 25th consecutive year that the DTA has provided this service in our community.

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