The second half of November brought us the transitions that we look for at this time.
The folks at Norton Park United Methodist Church are holding their 49th Wassail Bowl on Sunday, Dec. 8.
The Glensheen mansion is getting into the holiday spirit by offering a new self-guided tour. The tour is based on the story of houseguest Dorothy Crawford, a young woman who stayed at the mansion for a month in the winter of 1912.RELATED CONTENT
Looking for a way to spread holiday cheer? There is still time to participate in Home Instead’s “Be a Santa to a Senior” holiday program.RELATED CONTENT
A special group of liberal arts majors at UMD is trying to use the power of business to solve cultural problems as well as turn a profit.RELATED CONTENT
Cat videos. Thanks to social media, they’re everywhere on the Internet. And now they’re moving from your computer screen to the big screen.RELATED CONTENT
Hockey pucks won’t be the only things careening about at the Friday, Dec. 13, University of Minnesota Duluth men’s hockey game against Western Michigan University. Northwestern Mutual is sponsoring a “teddy bear toss” as a fundraiser for Arc Northland.
Maybe you have it. Many people do. It’s something you really couldn’t help, not with the environment you find yourself in. What I’m referring to is a condition known as Nature Deficit Disorder.RELATED CONTENT
Brian Matuszak column: Fall, Winter, Thanksgiving, Christmas: Does anyone really know what time it is?
So do you ever forget what season it is? It’s easy to get confused here at the end of the year with the sun acting like an impatient teenager at the zoo (“Cool bear, dude, but I gotta go ...”) as fall quickly transforms into winter.RELATED CONTENT
Everyone else in my Introductory Mandarin class correctly interpreted the sentence, “Zheli you ji ge ren?” as “How many people are here?” I, on the other hand, had tried to do my homework on a bleary-eyed Sunday morning and had written down, “Where do you have chicken people?”RELATED CONTENT
S.E. LIVINGSTON: Within the safety of our homes many of us struggle with unnamed offspring(s) who could be described as having “oppositional defiance disorder.”RELATED CONTENT
If you are reading this on Saturday, Nov. 30, you have successfully survived Black Friday 2013. Congratulations!RELATED CONTENT
When Don Olson became the principal of Emerson Elementary school back in the 1960s, he decided his school staff should get to know each other better. Little did he know that what started as a routine staff meet-and-greet would grow into a collective friendship that has lasted 50 years.RELATED CONTENT
Knitting, spinning, weaving, inkle weaving, knotted bracelet making, and felting — these are just some of about 12 different demonstrations happening in the Great Hall of the Depot at the Duluth Fiber Handcrafters Guild annual sale and fair on December 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The demonstrations are mostly hands-on and family-friendly.RELATED CONTENT