Robbery Foiled At Godfather’s Pizza, 2001

March 17, 2001 Godfather’s Pizza employees (left to right) Michelle McDonell, Zeb Hodel, David Tyson, Joe McDonell and Pete Boyechko foiled a robbery attempt Saturday night. (Rick Scibelli / News-Tribune) PIZZERIA WORKERS FOIL ROBBER By Bob Linneman, News-Tribune After fighting off an attempted robbery last weekend, workers at the Duluth Godfather’s Pizza on London Road…
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Lakehead Service Center, 1961

October 31, 1961 Lakehead Service Center, 1530 London Road (News-Tribune file photo) The Lakehead Service Center opened in 1961 on London Road in Duluth’s Endion neighborhood. After remodeling, additions and a name change, it’s still there today, operating as London Road Car Wash. Cars exiting the car wash today still use the original exit, as…
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Lemon Drop Restaurant Revisited, 1981

June 1981 The Lemon Drop restaurant sign appears in this June 1981 photo. (Karl Jaros / News-Tribune) Lemon Drop Hill is as much a part of Grandma’s Marathon as the annual race’s finish line on Canal Park Drive. The marathon’s 33rd running takes place Saturday. The hill, which sits near 26th Avenue East on London…
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Lemon Drop Restaurant, 1988

Sept. 15, 1988 Looking northeast on London Road from 25th Avenue East, September 1988. (Bob King / News-Tribune) Here are a couple of photos showing businesses near the intersection of London Road and 26th Avenue East, before the Interstate 35 extension was built – the same area that was shown in an aerial view in…
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