Temporary street closures planned near new Maurices Headquarters in downtown

By Pakou Ly The Maurices Headquarters construction is making good progress. As part of the next stage of the project, 4th Ave West between Superior Street and the alley below 1st Street will need to be temporarily closed for the placement of [...]

Maurices fashions ‘have never looked better’ as company reports record profits for second quarter Fiscal 2015

Maurices achieved record profit results and had industry-leading comp store sales results for the second quarter of Fiscal 2015, the company reported Tuesday. Sales increased $29.3 million, or 11.7%, to $279.8 million versus $250.5 million for [...]
Duluth Mayor Don Ness. Howie / HowieBlog.com

Howie: Former councilor says ‘Ness will be remembered as the most outstanding leader Duluth has known in several generations’

Former Duluth City Councilor David Wheeler on Don Ness’ accomplishments in his first seven-plus years as mayor: “Unlike most elected officials Mayor Ness did not play games with the public. He faced long-ignored problems, brought [...]
George Goldfarb of Maurices. Howie / HowieBlog.com

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. reports first quarter financial results

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. today reported financial results for its fiscal first quarter ended October 25, 2014. For the first quarter of Fiscal 2015, earnings from continuing operations were $0.32 per diluted share. This compares to earnings [...]

Ascena Retail Group, maurices report Q4 and FY14 earnings results

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. today reported earnings from continuing operations of $0.10 per diluted share for its fiscal fourth quarter and full year ended July 26, 2014. This compares to earnings from continuing operations of $0.23 per diluted [...]
Aerial view of the new Maurices Headquarters, looking from the waterfront to Duluth City Hall and the St. Louis County Courthouse. Submitted

maurices celebrates Best Day Ever

In celebration of its associates who have helped maurices grow from a single women’s retail store in downtown Duluth in 1931 to 930 stores in the U.S. and Canada today, maurices closed its headquarters on Wednesday to celebrate the Best [...]
George Goldfarb of Maurices. Howie / HowieBlog.com

Maurices donates downtown building to UMD

Maurices announced today that it is donating one of its current headquarters buildings to the University of Minnesota Duluth. Maurices chose to donate the building to UMD after reviewing a white paper outlining UMD’s plans to serve a community [...]
George Goldfarb of Maurices. Howie / HowieBlog.com

George Goldfarb’s Maurices building design unveiling talking points, from Tuesday

“Thank you all for being here today to celebrate the unveiling of our new maurices Headquarters. What a great day for downtown Duluth and a great day for maurices! We are so excited to share the conceptual renderings of our headquarters [...]
Construction of the new Maurices Headquarters is underway in Downtown Duluth. Submitted

Maurices unveils new Downtown Duluth headquarters building design

Maurices today unveiled the design of its new headquarters building in beautiful Downtown Duluth. The new Maurices Headquarters, located at 425 West Superior Street, will be approximately 200,000 square feet, stand 11 stories in height and [...]

Maurices’ Miller Hill Mall store celebrates re-grand opening today

The Duluth Maurices store is among the first to get a makeover company-wide. Store associates and business and community leaders will celebrate the re-grand opening at 12:30 p.m. today with a few comments by George Goldfarb, Maurices’ [...]