The City of Duluth and the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center announced that the traditional July 4th festivities will be delayed to July 5th in the interest of public safety and due to the high risk of rain and thunderstorms this evening. The “Fifth Fest” events at Bayfront Festival Park will follow the same schedule with…

Lake Superior College will recognize this year’s graduating class at commencement exercises at the Duluth Entertainment and Convention Center on Monday. More than 700 degrees, diplomas and certificates will be awarded to the class of 2018. A pinning ceremony for graduates of the LSC Nursing Program will be held at 11 a.m. in the Harborside…

By Bob Ashenmacher About 725 students are expected to participate in commencement exercises for The College of St. Scholastica at 2 p.m. Saturday in Amsoil Arena at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. There are 590 undergraduate candidates for graduation, and 412 graduate candidates. About 720 are expected to take part in the ceremony. The top…

Mayor Larson to speak at St. Scholastica’s spring commencement
The College of St. Scholastica will welcome alumna and Duluth Mayor Emily Larson to deliver the commencement address for its spring graduation ceremony. Commencement will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12 in the Amsoil Arena at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. Larson received her bachelor’s degree in social work from St. Scholastica in 1995…

Duluth’s Greater Downtown Council will host its 33rd Annual Dinner Meeting on Wednesday night at Duluth Entertainment Convention Center. Nearly 650 people are expected to attend. Author Peter Kageyama is the keynote speaker. He is the author of For the Love of Cities: The Love Affair Between People and Their Places and the follow up,…

Friday Community Notebook
The 30th annual Duluth Wedding Show will be held Saturday at the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center, beginning at 10 a.m. The event will end with a runway fashion show at 3 p.m. Grand prizes include a honeymoon to Negril Jamaica and a wedding gown and tux package. Tickets will be available at the door for…