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House of Flavors, Ludington’s famous ice cream turns 65

June 5, 2013
House of Flavors, Ludington’s famous ice cream turns 65

LUDINGTON – As one of Michigan’s original, continuously-operating ice cream makers and parlors – and Michigan’s largest ice cream manufacturer under one roof – Ludington-based House of Flavors celebrates 65 years of churning out ice cream and smiles with a summer of festivities that gives a nod to the company’s roots while celebrating its growth into the future. The privately-held,…

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Knizacky earns Farm Bureau Insurance award

May 13, 2013
Knizacky earns Farm Bureau Insurance award

  MANISTEE – Matt Knizacky, Farm Bureau Insurance Agent in Manistee has earned the company’s Rising Star Award. The Rising Star Award is presented to Farm Bureau Insurance Agents within their first 36 months in the business who demonstrate their ability to help clients with the products they need and the service they deserve. Matt has clearly demonstrated that he…

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Training for alcohol servers offered

April 2, 2013
Training for alcohol servers offered

LUDINGTON — District Health Department # 10 will be holding several TIPS  (Training for Intervention Procedures) training sessions in Lake, Mason, and Oceana counties to teach local sellers and servers how to prevent drunk driving, underage drinking and alcohol abuse. Session participants will become certified in the TIPS program, the leading alcohol server training program in the country. TIPS training…

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St. Patrick’s Day Pot-O-Gold winners announced

March 28, 2013

LUDINGTON — The Downtown Ludington Special Events Committee recently drew two winners for the Pot-O-Gold Drawing who participated in the St. Patrick’s Day Pot-O-Gold activities on Saturday, March 16. The winners were Mary Jo Goodfellow and Sue Hurst, both residents from outside of the Ludington Area. The Pot-O-Gold prizes were awarded to those who submitted an entry form at any one of…

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The Mitten Bar, a state of mind

March 20, 2013
The Mitten Bar, a state of mind

By THAD RAY MCP Correspondent LUDINGTON — The Mitten Bar is the new kid on the block when it comes to the bar scene in Ludington. It’s also one of the hottest beer bars in the world according to Draft Magazine, both in 2012, and 2013. Co-Owners Megan Payment and Brian Josefowicz have turned a passion for craft beer and…

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