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The Return to Patio Seating?

Okay, we may be pushing it a bit. But on a Friday, late in January (yes, January!) when the temperature is approaching 70 degrees…we can’t help it. The ski jump is gone from the Civic Center. And, the only ice on the Mall is at the Southwest Skating Rink below the Clocktower. But even that’s going away after this weekend. Did you know that they had three times as many skaters as they had projected? It’s bound…

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The Coffee’s Not Ready Yet!

As posted here last Friday, the 13th was scheduled to be the opening day of Peet’s Coffee and Tea at the Sheraton Hotel. Well…it didn’t happen. Looks awfully close if you look through the windows, like everything is there except for today’s pastries. The official Peet’s logo “Opening Soon” sign is even gone, replaced now by Xerox copies saying “Open Soon.” Tomorrow? Friday? When will the coffee be ready? Not soon enough!

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