Beer history Wednesday, Parks book release Thursday

It’s a busy week in the Zenith City with two back-to-back events history lovers won’t want to miss. This Wednesday’s Zenith City on Tap at Glensheen I’ll be providing a sneak peek at a work in progress, presenting on “Duluth’s Historic Breweries,” a preview of the work currently underway on Naturally Brewed, Naturally Better: The…

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Order “Duluth’s Historic Parks” today!

Just in time for Mother’s Day (Sunday May 14), Duluth’s Historic Parks: Their First 160 Years is on sale now at Zenith City Press’s online bookstore. The softcover edition retails for $24.95 but is for sale at zenithcity.com for $22.50 (plus tax and shipping). The book arrives next week and we will begin shipping orders…

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Zenith City on Tap Every Wednesday in May!

For 2017 all Zenith City on Tap presentations at Glensheen are scheduled for Wednesdays in May. We kick off the year with the life of Duluth’s Aerial Transfer Bridge, the predecessor of today’s Aerial Lift Bridge—in fact, most of the transfer bridge is still standing as part of the lift bridge. Zenith City’s Tony Dierckins discusses…

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Welcome to a new day in the Zenith City!

You’ve no-doubt noticed the website looks quite different today. But you may not have noticed that for the past few years webmeister Dan Turner has essentially been keeping Zenith City Online online with the digital equivalent of duct tape and chewing gum. And now Dan is heading to Northwestern University to get his Ph.D. in linguistics, so…

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